A Boy Named Sue

~ Recording by Johnny Cash

Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.13 A Boy Named Sue 3:46 The Greatest Years 1958-1986 Johnny Cash Sony Music Import Service
1.7 A Boy Named Sue 3:45 The Best of Johnny Cash Johnny Cash CBS (CBS Records' international imprint from 1962–1990; renamed since 1991 as Columbia) CBS 462557 2
1.22 A Boy Named Sue 3:45 Columbia Country Classics, Volume 3: Americana Various Artists Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) CK 46031
1.2 A Boy Named Sue 3:47 The Best of Johnny Cash Johnny Cash Curb Records D2-77494
1.8 A Boy Named Sue 3:46 Biggest Hits Johnny Cash Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) CD 32304
1.9 A Boy Named Sue 3:47 Super Hits Johnny Cash Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) CK 66773
1.9 A Boy Named Sue 3:47 Super Hits Johnny Cash Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 498961.2
2.11 A Boy Named Sue 3:43 The Man in Black Johnny Cash Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP)
1.7 A Boy Named Sue 3:45 The Best of Johnny Cash Johnny Cash Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) COL 462557 2
3.20 A Boy Named Sue 3:45 American Pie: Great Tales and Sagas in Song Various Artists Reader’s Digest Music
1.11 A Boy Named Sue 3:45 16 Biggest Hits Johnny Cash Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) CK 69739
1.15 A Boy Named Sue 3:42 Classic Country 1965-1969 Various Artists
1.15 A Boy Named Sue 3:47 Classic Country: 1969–1975 Various Artists
1.12 A Boy Named Sue 3:47 Hello, I'm Johnny Cash - 18 Cash Classics Johnny Cash Sony Music Direct (a trademark of Sony Music Entertainment Canada Inc.) TVK 24081
1.7 A Boy Named Sue 3:45 Wanted Man: The Very Best of Johnny Cash Johnny Cash Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 498427 2
1.13 A Boy Named Sue 3:46 Once Upon a Song Various Artists
2.5 A Boy Named Sue 3:49 Classic Country: Great Story Songs Various Artists Time-Life Music R808-21
2.1 A Boy Named Sue 3:48 Country Legends Various Artists Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and its subsidiaries) VTDCD480
1.12 A Boy Named Sue 3:37 Legends Various Artists
1.17 A Boy Named Sue 3:46 The Legend Johnny Cash
1.17 A Boy Named Sue 3:46 The Legend Johnny Cash Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) COL 517461 2
2.15 A Boy Named Sue 3:47 Superstars of Country: Easy Loving Various Artists
1.17 A Boy Named Sue 3:46 The Legend Johnny Cash Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Legacy (Legacy Recordings) C4K 92802
1.3 A Boy Named Sue 3:46 The Very Best of Johnny Cash: Walk the Line Johnny Cash Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) 82876859242
1.6 A Boy Named Sue 3:46 Greatest Hits: Steel Box Collection Johnny Cash Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available)
1.15 A Boy Named Sue 3:44 19 Greatest Hits Johnny Cash
1.9 A Boy Named Sue 3:44 Best Of Johnny Cash
1.6 A Boy Named Sue 3:44 Biggest Hits Johnny Cash Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) CK 38317
1.13 A Boy Named Sue 3:46 Columbia Records 1958-1986 Johnny Cash
2.9 A Boy Named Sue 3:47 Entertainment Weekly Classic Country Various Artists
1.11 A Boy Named Sue 3:46 Giant Hits Johnny Cash BUK 50052
1.11 A Boy Named Sue 3:43 Itchy Feet: 20 Foot Tappin' Greats Johnny Cash Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 468116 2
1.6 A Boy Named Sue 3:44 Kooky Kountry Various Artists
1.22 A Boy Named Sue 3:42 Reader's Digest Classics Johnny Cash
1.18 A Boy Named Sue 3:42 Sings His Best Johnny Cash
1.7 A Boy Named Sue 3:44 The Country Store Collection Johnny Cash
1.9 A Boy Named Sue 3:42 The Many Sides of Johnny Cash: The Man in Black Johnny Cash
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2.13 A Boy Named Sue 3:44 Wacky Favorites Various Artists

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recording of: A Boy Named Sue

A Boy Named Sue

composer: Shel Silverstein
lyricist: Shel Silverstein
later translated versions: A Boy Named Sue (french version)
Ein Junge namens Susie (A Boy Named Sue)
Ein Mädchen namens Gerd