Annotation

This compilation ℗ 1999 Sun Entertainment Corporation
© 1999 Varèse Sarabande Records, Inc.
Original Sun Recordings licensed from Sun Entertainment Corporation, Nashville, Tennessee

Annotation last modified on 2018-09-25 16:01 UTC.

Tracklist

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CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Cry! Cry! Cry! 5 2:30
2 Hey Porter! 2:14
3 So Doggone Lonesome 2:39
4 Folsom Prison Blues 4.2 2:50
5 I Walk the Line 4.35 2:46
6 Get Rhythm 5 2:15
7 There You Go 2:18
8 Train of Love 2:24
9 Next in Line 2:48
10 Don't Make Me Go 2:30
11 Home of the Blues 2:41
12 Give My Love to Rose 2:45
13 Ballad of a Teenage Queen 2:13
14 Big River 2:33
15 Guess Things Happen That Way 3.65 1:51
16 Come in Stranger 1:42
17 The Ways of a Woman in Love 2:17
18 You're the Nearest Thing to Heaven 2:42
19 It's Just About Time 2:10
20 I Just Thought You'd Like to Know 2:22
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Luther Played the Boogie 2:05
2 Thanks a Lot 2:38
3 Katy Too 1:58
4 I Forgot to Remember to Forget 1:55
5 You Tell Me 1:21
6 Goodbye Little Darlin' 2:16
7 Straight A's in Love 2:17
8 I Love You Because 2:28
9 The Story of a Broken Heart 2:13
10 Down the Stree to 301 2:07
11 Mean Eyed Cat 2:32
12 Port of Lonely Hearts 2:35
13 Oh Lonesome Me 2:31
14 Life Goes On 2:00
15 Sugartime 1:50
16 My Treasure 1:18
17 Blue Train 2:05
18 Born to Lose 2:12
19 Wide Open Road 2:38
20 Belshazah 2:24

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1956-03-30) (track 6)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1956-04-02) (track 5)
guitar:
Luther Perkins (1955-07-30) (track 4)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1955-07-30) (track 4)
double bass:
Marshall Grant (1955-07-30) (track 4)
Marshall Grant (1956-03-30) (track 6)
Marshall Grant (1956-04-02) (track 5)
electric guitar:
Luther Perkins (1956-03-30) (track 6)
Luther Perkins (1956-04-02) (track 5)
composer:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 1–4, 6–7, 12, 14)
Jack Clement (tracks 13, 15, 19)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (1956) (track 5)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (track 10)
lyricist:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 1–4, 6–7, 12, 14, 18)
Jack Clement (tracks 13, 15, 19)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (1956) (track 5)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (track 10)
producer:
Bob Johnston (American record producer) (tracks 4–5)
Sam Phillips (Producer at Sun Records) (tracks 4–5)
Jack Clement (tracks 15, 18)
vocals:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1955-07-30) (track 4)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1956-03-30) (track 6)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1956-04-02) (track 5)
writer:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 8–9, 16)
Jim Atkins (track 18)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (tracks 11, 18)
Glen Douglas (track 11)
Hoyt Johnson (track 18)
Bill Justis (track 17)
Lillie McAlpin (track 11)
Charlie Rich (tracks 17, 20)
phonographic copyright by:
Sun Record Company (1956) (track 5)
Sun Entertainment Corporation (1958) (track 15)
publisher:
Aberbach (London) (Publisher) (tracks 4–5, 12)
Carlin Music (tracks 7, 12)
Carlin Music Corporation (tracks 1–2, 4–6, 9)
Hi Lo Music Inc. (track 14)
Hill & Range (track 5)
Hill & Range Songs, Inc. (tracks 1, 9)
Hill and Range Southwind Mus S A (BMI-affiliated) (track 5)
House of Cash, Inc. (BMI-affiliated, publisher for works of Johnny Cash) (tracks 5, 14)
Knox Music, Inc. (track 14)
West One Music (production music label, prefix: WOM) (track 2)
recorded at:
Sun Studio in Memphis, Tennessee, United States (1956-03-30) (track 6)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
arrangements:
Wer Kennt Den Weg (translated) (track 5)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Lindschi (track 12)
later parody versions:
I Cross the Line (track 5)
I Walk The Line #3 (track 5)
The Cats of Cash (tracks 4–5)
later translated versions:
Folsom Prison Blues (German version) (track 4)
Gråt gråt gråt (track 1)
Hälsa min Marie (track 12)
Jou blijf ik trouw (track 5)
Yölinjalla (track 5)
later versions:
recording of:
Big River (track 14)
Come in Stranger (track 16)
Cry! Cry! Cry! (track 1)
Don’t Make Me Go (track 10)
Hey, Porter (track 2)
Home of the Blues (track 11)
Next in Line (track 9)
There You Go (track 7)
Train of Love (track 8)
Folsom Prison Blues (1955-07-30) (track 4)
Get Rhythm (1956-03-30) (track 6)
I Walk the Line (1956-04-02) (track 5)
Guess Things Happen That Way (1958-04 – 1958-05) (track 15)
You’re the Nearest Thing to Heaven (1958-05-15) (track 18)

CD 2

composer:
Frankie Brown (track 18)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (track 7)
Jack Clement (track 10)
Don Gibson (track 13)
Roy Orbison (track 5)
Leon Payne (Country/Rockabilly artist) (track 8)
Sam Phillips (Producer at Sun Records) (track 9)
Charlie Rich (track 2)
Billy Smith (50s US rockabilly artist) (track 17)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 11, 16, 19)
Odis Echols (track 15)
Charlie Phillips (track 15)
lyricist:
Frankie Brown (track 18)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (track 7)
Jack Clement (track 10)
Don Gibson (track 13)
Roy Orbison (track 5)
Leon Payne (Country/Rockabilly artist) (track 8)
Sam Phillips (Producer at Sun Records) (track 9)
Charlie Rich (track 2)
Billy Smith (50s US rockabilly artist) (track 17)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 11, 16, 19)
writer:
Jack Clement (track 3)
Chet Atkins (track 1)
Gene Autry (track 6)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 1, 3, 12, 20)
Charlie Feathers (track 4)
Hoyt Johnson (track 1)
Stan Kesler (track 4)
Johnny Marvin (track 6)
publisher:
Acuff-Rose (track 13)
Carlin Music (track 20)
Chappell (company that specialized in library and production music) (track 6)
Edward B. Marks Music Co. (founded originally as J. Stern & Co. in 1894, renamed in 1919) (track 4)
Knox Music Ltd. (tracks 1, 11)
Knox Music, Inc. (track 11)
Peer International (track 18)
Sony/ATV Acuff Rose Music (tracks 8, 13)
cover recording of:
I Love You Because (track 8)
Oh Lonesome Me (track 13)
Sugartime (track 15)
Thanks a Lot (track 2)
You Tell Me (track 5)
is the basis for:
Oh ! Quelle nuit (track 13)
later translated versions:
I låven på Ås (track 8)
Oh, doe dat niet! (track 13)
Ptačí nářečí (track 13)
Sugartime (in Swedish) (track 15)
Wo bleib i? (track 13)
Ô pauvre amour (track 13)
later versions:
Solitario (track 13)
Straight A's Love (song from the "Empire Burlesque" sessions) (track 7)
recording of:
Belshazzar (track 20)
Blue Train (track 17)
Born to Lose (track 18)
Katy Too (track 3)
Mean Eyed Cat (track 11)
My Treasure (track 16)
Wide Open Road (track 19)
referred to in medleys: