Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 I Walk the Line 4.35 2:42
A2 Lumberjack 2:48
A3 Five Feet High and Rising 3.5 1:49
A4 I Got Stripes 2:02
A5 Green. Green Grass of Home 2:18
B1 Why Do You Punish Me 2:21
B2 Frankie’s Man, Johnny 2:19
B3 Certain Kinda Hurtin’ 2:05
B4 Mean as Hell 3:08
B5 Locomotive Man 2:48
C1 Folsom Prison Blues 4.2 2:50
C2 Don’t Take Your Guns to Town 4 3:04
C3 Matador 2:49
C4 The Long Black Veil 4 3:10
C5 Sons of Katie Elder 2:39
D1 The Ballad of Boot Hill 2:35
D2 Happiness Is You 2:57
D3 When I’ve Learned 2:45
D4 Girl in Saskatoon 2:16
D5 Ancient History 2:18

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

recorded in:
Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1960-11-26) (tracks B5, D4)
Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1964-12-17) (track C4)
Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1965-03-18) (track B4)
acoustic guitar:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1956-04-02) (track A1)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1958-08-08) (track B2)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1958-08-13) (track C2)
drums (drum set):
Morris Palmer (US session drummer) (1958-08-08) (track B2)
Buddy Harman (1958-08-13) (track C2)
W.S. Holland (1960-11-26) (tracks B5, D4)
W.S. Holland (1987-10-12 – 1987-12-10) (track A3)
guitar:
Luther Perkins (1955-07-30) (track C1)
Johnny Western (1960-11-26) (tracks B5, D4)
Jim Soldi (US country guitarist and producer) (1987-10-12 – 1987-12-10) (track A3)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1955-07-30) (track C1)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1960-11-26) (tracks B5, D4)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1987-10-12 – 1987-12-10) (track A3)
bass:
Marshall Grant (1958-08-08) (track B2)
Marshall Grant (1958-08-13) (track C2)
Marshall Grant (1960-11-26) (tracks B5, D4)
Jimmy Tittle (1987-10-12 – 1987-12-10) (track A3)
double bass:
Marshall Grant (1955-07-30) (track C1)
Marshall Grant (1956-04-02) (track A1)
electric guitar:
Luther Perkins (1956-04-02) (track A1)
Luther Perkins (1958-08-08) (track B2)
Luther Perkins (1958-08-13) (track C2)
Luther Perkins (1960-11-26) (tracks B5, D4)
Bob Wootton (1987-10-12 – 1987-12-10) (track A3)
brass:
Jack Hale, Jr. (1987-10-12 – 1987-12-10) (track A3)
Bob Lewin (1987-10-12 – 1987-12-10) (track A3)
piano:
Marvin Hughes (1958-08-08) (track B2)
Floyd Cramer (1960-11-26) (tracks B5, D4)
Earl Poole Ball (US country pianist) (1987-10-12 – 1987-12-10) (track A3)
arranger:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track B2)
composer:
Danny Dill (track C4)
Marijohn Wilkin (track C4)
Charlie Williams (Country songwriter) (track A4)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track B2)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (1956) (track A1)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks A3–A4, B5–C2)
lead vocals:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1987-10-12 – 1987-12-10) (track A3)
lyricist:
Danny Dill (track C4)
Marijohn Wilkin (track C4)
Charlie Williams (Country songwriter) (track A4)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track B2)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (1956) (track A1)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks A3–A4, B5–C2)
producer:
Bob Johnston (American record producer) (tracks A1, C1)
Frank Jones (producer for Columbia, often with Don Law; also singer/songwiter) (tracks B4–B5, C4, D4)
Don Law (tracks A4, B2, B4–B5, C2, C4, D4)
Sam Phillips (Producer at Sun Records) (tracks A1, C1)
vocals:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1955-07-30) (track C1)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1956-04-02) (track A1)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1958-08-08) (track B2)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1958-08-13) (track C2)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1960-11-26) (tracks B5, D4)
Anita Kerr Singers (Mixed vocal group) (1960-11-26) (tracks B5, D4)
writer:
Ray Baker (producer, likely from Nashville, TN) (track D3)
Elmer Bernstein (track C5)
June Carter Cash (American Country singer and songwriter) (tracks C3, D2)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks B3–B4, C3, D2, D4)
Johnny Horton (track D4)
Buddy Killen (track D3)
Erwin King (track B1)
Leon Payne (Country/Rockabilly artist) (track A2)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (track D1)
Ernie Sheldon (track C5)
Irene Stanton (track D5)
Wayne Walker (track D5)
Delbert Wilson (track D3)
phonographic copyright by:
Sun Entertainment Corporation (1956) (track A1)
Sun Record Company (1956) (track A1)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1958) (track C2)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1959) (track A3)
publisher:
Aberbach (London) (Publisher) (tracks A1, C1)
Anne-Rachel Music Corp. (tracks B5, C2)
Carlin Music Corporation (tracks A1, C1)
Cedarwood Music (track C4)
Hill & Range (track A1)
Hill and Range Southwind Mus S A (BMI-affiliated) (track A1)
House of Cash, Inc. (BMI-affiliated, publisher for works of Johnny Cash) (track A1)
Tree Music (track A5)
recorded at:
Bradley Recording Studios (aka the "Quonset Hut") in Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1958-08-08) (track B2)
Bradley Recording Studios (aka the "Quonset Hut") in Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1958-08-13) (track C2)
GCN Recording Studio in Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1987-10-12 – 1987-12-10) (track A3)
mash-ups:
Just a Baby by Neil Cicierega (track C1)
sampled by:
arrangement of:
Frankie and Johnny (traditional song, version of "Frankie and Albert") (track B2)
Wo ist Zuhause, Mama (translated) (track A3)
arrangements:
El Matador (translated) (track C3)
Viel Zu Spät (translated) (track A4)
Wer Kennt Den Weg (translated) (track A1)
cover recording of:
Ancient History (track D5)
Lumberjack (track A2)
When I've Learned (track D3)
Frankie’s Man, Johnny (Johnny Cash arr.) (1958-08-08) (track B2)
The Long Black Veil (1964-12-17) (track C4)
is based on:
Crescent City Blues (track C1)
later parody versions:
Donnie Prison Blues (track C1)
I Cross the Line (track A1)
I Walk The Line #3 (track A1)
The Cats of Cash (tracks A1, C1–C2)
later translated versions:
Folsom Prison Blues (German version) (track C1)
Jou blijf ik trouw (track A1)
Yölinjalla (track A1)
later versions:
recording of:
Happiness Is You (track D2)
The Matador (track C3)
Folsom Prison Blues (1955-07-30) (track C1)
I Walk the Line (1956-04-02) (track A1)
Don’t Take Your Guns to Town (1958-08-13) (track C2)
I Got Stripes (1959-07-06) (track A4)
Girl in Saskatoon (1960-11-26) (track D4)
Locomotive Man (1960-11-26) (track B5)
Mean as Hell (1965-03-18) (track B4)
Five Feet High and Rising (1987-10-12 – 1987-12-10) (track A3)