Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Riders in the Sky
Vaughn Monroe 3:04
2 Just a Little Loving
Eddy Arnold 2:48
3 Don't Fence Me In
Bing Crosby & The Andrews Sisters 3 3:08
4 My Bucket's Got a Hole in It
Hank Williams 2:34
5 Mule Train
Frankie Laine 2:38
6 Tennessee Waltz
Cowboy Copas 2:56
7 Pistol Packin' Mama
Bing Crosby & The Andrews Sisters 3 3:03
8 New Pretty Blonde
Moon Mullican 1:56
9 I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry
Hank Williams 2:48
10 Cow Cow Boogie
Ella Mae Morse 3:17
11 Signed, Sealed and Delivered
Cowboy Copas 2:41
12 Cigarettes, Whusky and Wild, Wild Women
Red Ingle and the Natural Seven 2:40
13 Blue Suede Shoes
Carl Perkins 4 2:18
14 Be-Bop-A-Lula
Gene Vincent 5 2:38
15 More and More
Webb Pierce 2:13
16 Honky Tonk Blues
Hank Williams 2:12
17 Secret Love
Slim Whitman 2:39
18 The Shifting Whispering Sands
Rusty Draper 2:45
19 Peace in the Valley
Red Foley 3:14
20 I Wanna Play House With You
Eddy Arnold 2:14
21 Here Comes Peter Cottontail
Murv Shiner 2:31
22 Ramblin' Man
Hank Williams 3:04
23 Gambler's Guitar
Rusty Draper 2:37
24 Don't Be Cruel
Elvis Presley 4 2:02
Medium 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Lovesick Blues
Hank Williams 3:14
2 San Antonio Rose
Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys 3:33
3 It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels
Kitty Wells 2:35
4 Sixteen Tons
Tennessee Ernie Ford 4:17
5 Bimbo
Jim Reeves 2:13
6 All I Have to Do Is Dream
The Everly Brothers 3:17
7 It's Only Make Believe
Conway Twitty 2:17
8 A Fool Such as I
Elvis Presley 2:32
9 Young Love
Sonny James 2:32
10 Kisses Sweeter Than Wine
Jimmie Rodgers 2:23
11 Raunchy
Bill Justis 2:23
12 Claudette
The Everly Brothers 2:16
13 Oh, I'm Falling in Love Again
Jimmie Rodgers 2:15
14 Love Me Tender
Elvis Presley 3.8 2:47
15 Gotta Travel On
Billy Grammer 2:37
16 Gonna Find Me a Bluebird
Marvin Rainwater 2:35
17 ('Til) I Kissed You
The Everly Brothers 2:26
18 Deck of Cards
Wink Martindale 3:52
Medium 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 500 Miles (Away From Home)
Bobby Bare 2:46
2 Ringo
Lorne Greene 3:17
3 I Love You Because
Jim Reeves 2:48
4 On the Rebound
Floyd Cramer 2:10
5 Lonely Blue Boy
Conway Twitty 2:17
6 Chug-A-Lug
Roger Miller 2:06
7 From a Jack to a King
Ned Miller 2:11
8 Lonely Weekends
Charlie Rich 2:11
9 I'm a Fool to Care
Joe Barry 2:22
10 We'll Sing in the Sunshine
Gale Garnett 3:01
11 Last Date
Floyd Cramer 2:29
12 Four Strong Winds
Bobby Bare 2:48
13 Crying in the Chapel
Elvis Presley 2:30
14 Ruby Don't Take Your Love to Town
Kenny Rogers & The First Edition 2:58
15 Ode to Billie Joe
Bobbie Gentry 4:16
16 The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
Hugo Montenegro 2:48
17 Single Girl
Sandy Posey 2:34
18 I Won't Forget You
Jim Reeves 2:04
19 Don't Cry Daddy
Elvis Presley 2:50
20 It's Too Late
Bobby Goldsboro 2:32
21 Born a Woman
Sandy Posey 1:50
22 Fancy
Bobbie Gentry 4:20
23 Forever
Pete Drake and His Talking Guitar 2:07
24 The Birds and the Bees
Jewel Akens 2:08
Medium 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Walk on By
Leroy Van Dyke 2:15
2 Wichita Lineman
Glen Campbell 2:56
3 Six Days on the Road
Dave Dudley 2:22
4 Big Bad John
Jimmy Dean 3:55
5 Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head
B.J. Thomas 4 2:51
6 The Happiest Girl in the Whole U.S.A.
Donna Fargo 2:34
7 Amos Moses
Jerry Reed 2:21
8 Before the Next Teardrop Falls
Freddy Fender 2:36
9 Watchin' Scotty Grow
Bobby Goldsboro 2:38
10 Kiss an Angel Good Morning
Charley Pride 2:04
11 Kentucky Rain
Elvis Presley 3:25
12 Theme From the Dukes of Hazzard
Waylon Jennings 2:11
13 Nobody
Sylvia 3:21
14 Wasted Days and Wasted Nights
Freddy Fender 5 2:45
15 Convoy
C.W. McCall 3:49
16 Elvira
The Oak Ridge Boys 2:42
17 The King Is Gone
Ronnie McDowell 3:12

Credits

Medium 1

drumset [drums]:
Dickie Harrell (1956-05-04) (track 14)
drums:
W.S. Holland (1955-12) (track 13)
guitar:
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955-12) (track 13)
Jay Perkins (1955-12) (track 13)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Cliff Gallup (1956-05-04) (track 14)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Willie Williams (50s rock guitarist) (1956-05-04) (track 14)
double bass:
Clayton Perkins (1955-12) (track 13)
double bass [upright bass]:
Jack Neal (1956-05-04) (track 14)
additional performer:
The Jordanaires (track 24)
assistant engineer:
Dan Milazzo (track 24)
composer:
Al Dexter (track 7)
Hank Williams (country music legend) (track 16)
Cole Porter (1934) (tracks 3, 3)
Stan Jones (US songwriter and actor "(Ghost) Riders in the Sky") (1948-06-05) (track 1)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955) (track 13)
engineer:
Ray Bardani (track 24)
lead vocals:
Elvis Presley (track 24)
lyricist:
Al Dexter (track 7)
Hank Williams (country music legend) (track 16)
Robert Fletcher (US poet) (1934) (tracks 3, 3)
Cole Porter (1934) (tracks 3, 3)
Stan Jones (US songwriter and actor "(Ghost) Riders in the Sky") (1948-06-05) (track 1)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955) (track 13)
mastering:
Ted Jensen (American mastering engineer) (track 24)
performer:
vocals:
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955-12) (track 13)
Gene Vincent (1956-05-04) (track 14)
writer:
Otis Blackwell (track 24)
Tex Davis (track 14)
Elvis Presley (track 24)
Gene Vincent (track 14)
publisher:
Elvis Presley Music (track 24)
Hi Lo Music (track 13)
Revega Music (track 1)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 1)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (tracks 3, 3)
recorded at:
Owen Bradley Studio (aka the "Quonset Hut") in Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1956-05-04) (track 14)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 95) (track 13)
cover recording of:
Pistol-Packin' Mama (1943 song) (track 7)
is the basis for:
Be-Bop Confidential (track 14)
SAM Song (track 1)
later parody versions:
Don't Be Fooled (track 24)
later translated versions:
Aaveratsastajat (track 1)
Be bop a lula (French translation) (track 14)
G'nagelte Schuach (track 13)
Geisterreiter (Götz Alsmann version) (track 1)
Geisterreiter (Riders in the Sky) (Gerhard Wendland version) (track 1)
Honky Tonk Blues (french lyrics) (track 16)
Verkko heiluu (track 1)
佛跳牆 (track 24)
later versions:
Sois pas cruel (track 24)
recording of:
Honky Tonk Blues (track 16)
Blue Suede Shoes (1955-12) (track 13)
Be‐Bop‐a‐Lula (1956-05-04) (track 14)
Don’t Be Cruel (1956-07-02) (track 24)
referred to in medleys:
Raggarkungen (track 13)

Medium 2

recorded in:
Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1956-10-30) (track 9)
additional writer:
Vera Matson (1956) (track 14)
Elvis Presley (1956) (track 14)
assistant engineer:
Dan Milazzo (track 14)
background vocals:
Gordon Stoker (1956-10-30) (track 9)
composer:
Bill Justis (track 11)
Sid Manker (track 11)
Mark Markwell (track 13)
Joel Newman (track 10)
Merle Travis (track 4)
Al Hoffman (track 13)
Dick Manning (American songwriter) (track 13)
George R. Poulton (1861) (track 14)
engineer:
Ray Bardani (track 14)
lead vocals:
Elvis Presley (1956-09-01) (track 14)
Sonny James (1956-10-30) (track 9)
lyricist:
Mark Markwell (track 13)
Merle Travis (track 4)
Al Hoffman (track 13)
Dick Manning (American songwriter) (track 13)
Paul Campbell (songwriting pseudonym used by The Weavers) (track 10)
Ken Darby (1956) (track 14)
vocals:
Jon Dodson (1956-09-01) (track 14)
Charles Prescott (1956-09-01) (track 14)
Rad Robinson (1956-09-01) (track 14)
writer:
Ric Cartey (track 9)
Carole Joyner (track 9)
publisher:
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 9)
Elvis Presley Music (1956 –) (track 14)
remasters:
Love Me Tender (legacy edition remaster) by Elvis Presley (track 14)
sampled by:
part of:
cover recording of:
Sixteen Tons (track 4)
Young Love (1956-10-30) (track 9)
is the basis for:
Seize tonnes (track 4)
Sie hieß Mary Ann (track 4)
later parody versions:
Sixteen Tons (Parody) (track 4)
later translated versions:
Estima'm tendrament (track 14)
Mit dir leben! (track 14)
靜心等 (track 4)
later versions:
Plus jamais (track 11)
recording of:
Raunchy (track 11)
Love Me Tender (1956-09-01) (track 14)
version of:
Aura Lea (track 14)

Medium 3

arranger:
The Highest Order (track 8)
composer:
Mac Davis (track 19)
Bobbie Gentry (track 15)
Charlie Rich (track 8)
Mel Tillis (track 14)
Hedy West (track 1)
Artie Glenn (1953) (track 13)
lyricist:
Mac Davis (track 19)
Bobbie Gentry (track 15)
Charlie Rich (track 8)
Mel Tillis (track 14)
Hedy West (track 1)
Artie Glenn (1953) (track 13)
publisher:
cover recording of:
500 Miles (track 1)
later translated versions:
Cesta rájem (track 13)
J'entends siffler le train (500 miles) (track 1)
later versions:
500 Meilen (track 1)
E il treno va (500 miles) (track 1)
Marie Jeanne (French translation) (track 15)
Ruby (German version) (track 14)
recording of:
Don't Cry Daddy (track 19)
Lonely Weekends (track 8)
Ode to Billie Joe (track 15)

Medium 4

composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 5)
Waylon Jennings (track 12)
Jimmy Webb (1968) (track 2)
lyricist:
Hal David (track 5)
Jimmy Webb (track 2)
writer:
Mac Davis (track 9)
Wayne Duncan (track 14)
Freddy Fender (track 14)
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
Llorarás (track 5)
later translated parody versions:
Rägejodel (track 5)
later translated versions:
later versions:
recording of:
Wichita Lineman (track 2)