Tracklist

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CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Stand by Your Man Tammy Wynette 4 2:41
2 Radio Heart Charly McClain 3:11
3 The Most Beautiful Girl Charlie Rich 4.35 2:39
4 16th Avenue Lacy J. Dalton 3:07
5 The City of New Orleans Johnny Cash 3:43
6 Highwayman W. Jennings, W. Nelson, J. Cash, K. Kristofferson 4.4 3:02
7 The River Unbroken Dolly Parton 4:17
8 Mississippi Barbara Fairchild 3:57
9 Rawhide Frankie Laine 2:01
10 It Never Rains in Southern California Albert Hammond 4.35 3:52
11 Too Many Lovers Crystal Gayle 3:46
12 Would You Lay With Me Tanya Tucker 2:23
13 Seven Spanish Angels Willie Nelson with Ray Charles 3 3:48
14 Mountain Pass Dan Fogelberg 2:44
15 Hank Drank Bobby Lee Springfield 2:42
16 Somewhere South of Macon Rattlesnake Annie 2:47
17 Kiss Your All Over Exile 3:34
18 A Lot Like Me Mary Chapin Carpenter 4:34
19 Only the Lonely Roy Orbison 4.7 2:24
20 Red Hot Screaming Love Dolly Parton 3:54
21 Chains of Gold Sweethearts of the Rodeo 2:48
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 California Keith Stegall 3:16
2 Seven Year Ache Rosanne Cash 3:14
3 Crying My Heart Out Over You Ricky Skaggs 2:59
4 In Your Eyes Charly McClain 3:18
5 Heart of Gold Willie Nelson 3:10
6 That Horse That You Can’t Ride Moe Bandy 2:56
7 D.I.V.O.R.C.E. Tammy Wynette 4 2:58
8 So Sad (to Watch Good Love Go Bad) Sweethearts of the Rodeo 3:10
9 Rollin’ Home Gene Watson 3:03
10 Blue Bayou Roy Orbison 4.5 2:28
11 I Can Help Billy Swan 5 3:00
12 Oh Darlin’ (Why Don’t You Care for Me No More) The O’Kanes 2:52
13 Rose Garden Lynn Anderson 4.5 2:53
14 I Gotta Get Drunk George Jones with Willie Nelson 2:12
15 Homeward Bound Janie Fricke 2:59
16 White Lightnin’ George Jones 2:36
17 If You Ever Change Your Mind Crystal Gayle 3:15
18 El Paso Marty Robbins 4:22
19 (Ghost) Riders in the Sky Johnny Cash 3:39

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Dale Sellers (Nashville session guitarist) (1984) (track 13)
drums (drum set):
Kenneth Malone (session drummer/percussion) (1984) (track 13)
trumpet:
Bill McElhiney (1984) (track 13)
Jose McElhiney (1984) (track 13)
strings:
The “A” Strings (1984) (track 13)
guitar:
Dan Fogelberg (track 14)
harmonica:
Terry McMillan (1984) (track 13)
bass:
Robert Wray (1984) (track 13)
steel guitar:
Pete Drake (steel guitar player) (1984) (track 13)
keyboard:
Hargus "Pig" Robbins (1984) (track 13)
gut guitar [gut string guitar]:
Pete Bordonali (1984) (track 13)
Billy Sanford (guitar) (1984) (track 13)
assistant engineer:
Ken Criblez (track 6)
Larry Greenhill (track 6)
background vocals:
Louis Nunley (1984) (track 13)
Lisa Silver (1984) (track 13)
Diane Tidwell (1984) (track 13)
Hurshel Wiginton (1984) (track 13)
composer:
Steve Goodman (folk musician) (track 5)
Werner Theunissen (track 8)
Jimmy Webb (US songwriter, composer, producer, pianist & singer) (tracks 6, 6)
Dimitri Tiomkin (track 9)
conductor:
Bill McElhiney (1984) (track 13)
engineer:
Lou Bradley (American producer, engineer, also songwriter) (track 3)
David Cherry (track 6)
Marty Lewis (engineer) (track 14)
Chips Moman (track 6)
lead vocals:
Charlie Rich (track 3)
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (1984) (track 13)
Willie Nelson (1984) (track 13)
Tammy Wynette (track 1)
lyricist:
Steve Goodman (folk musician) (track 5)
Werner Theunissen (track 8)
Ned Washington (track 9)
Jimmy Webb (US songwriter, composer, producer, pianist & singer) (tracks 6, 6)
performer:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 6)
Waylon Jennings (track 6)
Kris Kristofferson (track 6)
Willie Nelson (track 6)
producer:
Dan Fogelberg (track 14)
Fred Foster (track 19)
Marty Lewis (engineer) (track 14)
Chips Moman (track 6)
Billy Sherrill (US songwriter/producer/arranger) (tracks 1, 13)
vocals:
Charlie Rich (track 3)
Ricky Skaggs (track 14)
writer:
Billy Sherrill (US songwriter/producer/arranger) (tracks 1, 3)
Rory Bourke (track 3)
Albert Hammond (track 10)
Mike Hazlewood (track 10)
Joe Melson (track 19)
Roy Orbison (track 19)
Troy Seals (American singer, songwriter, and guitarist) (track 13)
Eddie Setser (In Groups: James Brown And The Dapps, Jellyroll, The Dapps) (track 13)
Tammy Wynette (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1973) (track 3)
CBS Records Inc. (for rights/distribution/manufacture use only; international subsidiary of CBS, Inc.) (1985) (track 6)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1985) (track 6)
publisher:
April Music Inc. ( – ????) (track 10)
MCA Music Ltd. (track 9)
WB Music Group (track 13)
was commissioned by:
edits:
It Never Rains in Southern California (single version) by Albert Hammond (track 10)
It Never Rains in Southern California (single version) by Albert Hammond (track 10)
karaoke versions:
Only the Lonely (karaoke) by Roy Orbison (track 19)
part of:
Dave Marsh: The Best of the Top 40 Singles: 1960 (number: 2) (order: 2) (track 19)
cover recording of:
Rawhide (track 9)
The Highwayman (track 6)
is the basis for:
Highwomen (tracks 6, 6)
Liten og grønn (track 5)
later translated parody versions:
Schiff ei (track 9)
later translated versions:
Blijf bij je man (track 1)
Eenzaam voor altijd (track 19)
Ich bleib bei dir (track 8)
Is er een kans (track 1)
Kijk in m'n ogen (track 19)
Mississippi (Finnish translation) (track 8)
Mississippi (German version) (track 8)
Mississippi (Dutch version) (track 8)
Pazudušais dēls (Latvian version of "City of New Orleans") (track 5)
Wer Liebe sucht (track 1)
later versions:
Du tillhör mig (track 1)
Salut les amoureux (track 5)
recording of:
A Lot Like Me (track 18)
Only the Lonely (1960-05) (track 19)
Stand by Your Man (1968) (track 1)
Mississippi (1972) (track 8)
City of New Orleans (1973) (track 5)
Seven Spanish Angels (1984) (track 13)
The Highwayman (1985) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 19)
Stars on 45 (12″ single) (order: 18) (track 19)
version of:
Hey Mister (track 3)

CD 2

composer:
J. P. Richardson (track 16)
Rosanne Cash (track 2)
Don Everly (track 8)
Willie Nelson (track 14)
Marty Robbins (track 18)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 15)
Joe South (track 13)
Billy Swan (track 11)
Neil Young (Canadian singer, songwriter & musician) (track 5)
Stan Jones (US songwriter and actor "(Ghost) Riders in the Sky") (1948-06-05) (track 19)
Bobby Braddock (track 7)
Joe Melson (track 10)
Roy Orbison (track 10)
lyricist:
J. P. Richardson (track 16)
Rosanne Cash (track 2)
Don Everly (track 8)
Willie Nelson (track 14)
Marty Robbins (track 18)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 15)
Joe South (track 13)
Billy Swan (track 11)
Neil Young (Canadian singer, songwriter & musician) (track 5)
Stan Jones (US songwriter and actor "(Ghost) Riders in the Sky") (1948-06-05) (track 19)
Joe Melson (1963) (track 10)
Roy Orbison (1963) (track 10)
producer:
Fred Foster (track 10)
publisher:
Mariposa Music Inc. (track 18)
Pattern Music Ltd (track 15)
Paul Simon Music (track 15)
Revega Music (track 19)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 13)
WB Music Corp. (1929-2019) (track 19)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (track 18)
Acuff Rose Publications, Inc. (1961) (track 10)
karaoke versions:
Blue Bayou (karaoke) by Roy Orbison (track 10)
cover recording of:
Heart of Gold (track 5)
White Lightning (1959) (track 16)
Rose Garden (1970) (track 13)
is the basis for:
SAM Song (track 19)
later parody versions:
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Aaveratsastajat (track 19)
Herz aus Gold (track 5)
Ik mis je zo (track 10)
Jardín de rosas (track 13)
Kopf aus Holz (track 5)
Mijn eiland (track 10)
Rakkauden saari (track 10)
Tuun Blue Bayou'uun (track 10)
Un autographe, SVP (Homeward Bound) (track 15)
Verkko heiluu (track 19)
later versions:
En dans på rosor (track 13)
Heart of Gold (additional lyrics) (track 5)
recording of:
El Paso (1959) (track 18)
Blue Bayou (1961) (track 10)
D-I-V-O-R-C-E (1968 song) (1968) (track 7)
I Can Help (1974) (track 11)
I Gotta Get Drunk (1979) (track 14)
Homeward Bound (1981) (track 15)
Seven Year Ache (1981) (track 2)
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN:FR: B00004UI1K [info]