Annotation

Please note: Disc 1 is a bit of a guess, the others I have in hand so are confirmed

Annotation last modified on 2016-10-23 07:49 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1: Volume 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Folsom Prison Blues
Johnny Cash 2:48
2 Harper Valley P.T.A.
Jeannie C. Riley 3:14
3 Ruby Don't Take Your Love to Town
Kenny Rogers 2:55
4 Walkin' After Midnight
Patsy Cline 2:34
5 You've Never Been This Far Before
Conway Twitty 3:08
6 King of the Road
Roger Miller 2:26
7 Blue Suede Shoes
Carl Perkins 2:15
8 Running Bear
Johnny Preston 2:41
9 Okie From Muskogee
Merle Haggard 2:42
10 Walk on By
Leroy Van Dyke 2:16
11 Run, Jeannie, Run
Jeannie C. Riley 3:24
12 High Noon (Do Not Forsake Me)
Frankie Laine 2:49
13 I'm Wasting My Tears on You
Tex Ritter & His Texans 2:49
14 Snowbird
Liv Maessen 2:05
15 Carroll Country Accident
Bobby & Laurie 2:47
16 Ginger Man
Brian Cadd 4:07
17 All I Want to Do
Lee Conway 2:24
18 Broken Promises
Willie Nelson 2:12
19 Me and You and a Dog Named Boo
Stonewall Jackson 2:45
20 Old Man Emu
John Williamson 2:53
CD 2: Volume 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Take This Job and Shove It
Johnny Paycheck 2:43
2 Do What You Do Do Well
Ned Miller 2:35
3 Rose Garden
Lynn Anderson 2:56
4 Help Me Make It Through the Night
Sammi Smith 2:33
5 For the Good Times
Ray Price 3:47
6 Coal Miner's Daughter
Loretta Lynn 3:14
7 Slipping Around
Margaret Whiting & Jimmy Wakely 2:13
8 Indian Reservation
Don Fardon 3:07
9 Cool Water
Frankie Laine 3:04
10 The Green Green Grass of Home
Porter Wagoner 2:15
11 Born a Woman
Sandy Posey 2:08
12 By the Time I Get to Phoenix
Matt Flinders 3:06
13 With Pen in Hand
Johnny Darrell 3:13
14 Making Believe
Kitty Wells 2:50
15 The Door Is Always Open
Lee Conway 3:52
16 Cry
Lynn Anderson 3:07
17 Rain Tumbles Down in July
The Bushwackers 4:19
18 Three Hearts in a Tangle
Roy Drusky 2:49
19 Slow Down Old World
Willie Nelson 1:51
20 Santa Never Made It Into Darwin
Bill & Boyd 4:17
CD 3: Volume 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Behind Closed Doors
Charlie Rich 2:46
2 Six Days on the Road
Dave Dudley 2:18
3 Workin' Man Blues
Merle Haggard 2:43
4 Hello Darlin'
Conway Twitty 2:29
5 The Girl Most Likely
Jeannie C. Riley 2:04
6 I Walk the Line
Johnny Cash 2:43
7 Me and Bobby McGee
Kenny Rogers 2:32
8 Mule Train
Frankie Laine 2:32
9 Husbands and Wives
Roger Miller 2:27
10 Country Bumpkin
Cal Smith 3:28
11 Healing Hands of Time
Willie Nelson 2:14
12 Down Yonder
Del Wood 2:34
13 Cocktail Bar Blues
Don Fardon 3:06
14 Goin' Steady
Faron Young 2:29
15 Uncloudy Day
Jeanne Pruett 2:48
16 Pop a Top
Jim Ed Brown 2:16
17 Sing a Little Song of Heartache
Rose Maddox 2:09
18 You Better Not Do That
Tommy Collins 2:21
19 A Stranger in My Arms
Patsy Cline 2:27
20 Jole Blon
Waylon Jennings 1:54
CD 4: Volume 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Wasted Days and Wasted Nights
Freddy Fender 2:44
2 Abilene
George Hamilton IV 2:18
3 Home Is Where You're Happy
Willie Nelson 3:04
4 Tar and Cement
Dennis Morrison 3:48
5 Delta Darwin
Nola Harris 2:46
6 Bouquet of Roses
Eddy Arnold 2:34
7 The End of the World
Skeeter Davis 2:38
8 I Love You Because
Stonewall Jackson 2:43
9 Three Cigarettes in an Ashtray
Patsy Cline 2:15
10 The Shores of Botany Bay
The Bushwackers 3:12
11 Make the World Go Away
Ray Price 2:11
12 Midnight Train to Georgia
Lynn Anderson 4:06
13 Dream Baby
Lacy J. Dalton 2:57
14 Crazy
Wanda Jackson 2:46
15 Amanda
Lee Conway 3:07
16 Hey Porter
Johnny Cash 2:12
17 Jambalaya
Johnny Russell 2:17
18 Blackland Farmer
Frankie Miller 2:45
19 Odds and Ends, Bits and Pieces
Warren Smith 1:52
20 There's Never Been a Time
Don Williams 2:49
CD 5: Volume 5
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Funny Face
Donna Fargo 2:39
2 It's Four in the Morning
Faron Young 2:52
3 Send Me the Pillow That You Dream On
Hank Locklin 2:24
4 Let Go
Brian Cadd 4:21
5 Wolverton Mountain
Claude King 2:51
6 Before the Next Teardrop Falls
Freddy Fender 2:33
7 Tennessee Bird Walk
Jack Blanchard & Misty Morgan 2:44
8 Rootie Tootie
Hank Williams 2:46
9 Truck Drivin' Son-Of-A-Gun
Dave Dudley 2:08
10 Rock Island Line
Johnny Cash 2:10
11 Something's Burning
Kenny Rogers 3:56
12 Ever Since You Went Away
Conway Twitty 2:06
13 Wind and Rain
Bluestone 2:51
14 Heartbreak USA
Kitty Wells 2:32
15 Kentucky Gambler
Merle Haggard 2:54
16 Funny How Time Slips Away
Narvel Felts 3:09
17 I Love You Honey
Patsy Cline 2:19
18 Softly and Tenderly
Johnny Russell 2:38
19 Through the Eyes of Love
Bobby & Laurie 2:33
20 Rawhide
Frankie Laine 2:05
CD 6: Volume 6
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 England Swings
Roger Miller 1:56
2 Walk a Mile in My Shoes
Joe South 3:38
3 Hello Walls
Faron Young 2:15
4 Singing the Blues
Guy Mitchell 2:27
5 The World's Greatest Mum
Johnny Chester 2:24
6 Ballad of a Teenage Queen
Johnny Cash 2:08
7 The Auctioneer
Leroy Van Dyke 2:53
8 Baby, the Rain Must Fall
Glenn Yarbrough 2:15
9 Please Help Me I'm Falling
Hank Locklin 2:10
10 No Charge
Melba Montgomery 3:24
11 Riders in the Sky
Frankie Laine 3:02
12 Storybook Children
Don Williams 2:34
13 I Recall a Gypsy Woman
Lee Conway 3:11
14 It's Such a Pretty World Today
Wynn Stewart 2:30
15 Tell It All Brother
Kenny Rogers 3:15
16 There's a Light Across the Valley
Hans Poulsen 2:48
17 I'm Moving On
Patsy Cline 2:06
18 I Didn't Sleep a Wink
Willie Nelson 2:11
19 Catfish John
Johnny Russell 3:00
20 16th Avenue
Lacy J. Dalton 3:09
CD 7: Volume 7
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 L.A. International Airport
Susan Raye 2:43
2 When I Dream
Colleen Hewett 3:38
3 Maggie (Theme From the Truckies)
Ken Brumby 2:57
4 Reuben James
Kenny Rogers 2:53
5 The Last Word in Lonesome Is Me
Roger Miller 2:49
6 Sweet Nothin's
Wanda Jackson 2:26
7 Nobody (live)
Sylvia 3:32
8 Crazy Arms
Ray Price 2:30
9 Cowboy Boots
Dave Dudley 2:10
10 Gotta Get Back to Tamworth
Johnny Chester 3:45
11 The Bridge Washed Out
Warner Mack 2:16
12 Lorena
Waylon Jennings 2:12
13 I Don't Believe I'll Fall in Love Today
Warren Smith 2:24
14 Room Full of Roses
Ferlin Husky 2:55
15 North to Alaska
Frankie Laine 2:27
16 I Fought the Law
Lee Conway 2:52
17 Takin' It Easy
Lacy J. Dalton 3:29
18 Heartbreak Hotel
Hoyt Axton 2:20
19 Big River
Johnny Cash 2:32
20 Top of the World
Lynn Anderson 2:59
CD 8: Volume 8
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Tennessee Waltz
Patti Page 3:03
2 Engine, Engine No.9
Roger Miller 2:14
3 Mama Tried
Merle Haggard 2:10
4 Games People Play
Joe South 3:31
5 Queen of the House
Jody Miller 2:39
6 Try a Little Kindness
Billie Jo Spears 2:35
7 Daddy and Home
Jimmie Rodgers 2:56
8 Who's That Man
Don Fardon 4:17
9 Country Green
Don Gibson 2:30
10 Don't Fence Me In
Frankie Laine 3:09
11 Lady of the Wind
Lee Conway 3:06
12 Ashamed
Willie Nelson 2:09
13 Supertrucker
Nev Nicholls 2:36
14 A Poor Man's Roses
Patsy Cline 2:44
15 You Win Again
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:56
16 Charlie's Shoes
Billy Walker 2:24
17 Cross the Brazos at Waco
Billy Walker 3:03
18 Garden Party
Rick Nelson 4:00
19 Let's Think About Living
Bob Luman 1:57
20 Let Me Be the Judge
Conway Twitty 2:19
CD 9: Volume 9
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Most Beautiful Girl
Charlie Rich 2:52
2 It's Only Make Believe
Conway Twitty 2:28
3 Oh Lonesome Me
Don Gibson 2:29
4 Elvira
Kenny Rogers 2:46
5 Time Changes Everything
Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys 2:41
6 Geisha Girl
Hank Locklin 2:10
7 Once a Day
Connie Smith 2:37
8 The Comancheros
Claude King 2:10
9 When Sin Stops (Love Begins)
Waylon Jennings 2:15
10 A Wound Time Can't Erase
Stonewall Jackson 2:41
11 Headin' for Texas and Home
Roy Rogers 2:45
12 Honky Tonk Merry Go Round
Patsy Cline 2:21
13 Any Old Arms Won't Do
Willie Nelson 2:48
14 I'm a Lonesome Fugitive
Merle Haggard 3:10
15 Boppin' the Blues
Carl Perkins 2:49
16 Maybelline
Lee Conway 2:28
17 Don't Go Near the Eskimos
Ben Colder 3:36
18 It Only Hurts for a Little While
Margo Smith 3:10
19 Wreck on the Highway
Roy Acuff 2:45
20 My Chickashay Gal
Roy Rogers 2:25
CD 10: Volume 10
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 From a Jack to a King
Ned Miller 2:10
2 Sixteen Tons
Reg Lindsay 2:49
3 Dreaming My Dreams With You
Colleen Hewett 3:46
4 Almost Persuaded
David Houston 3:00
5 Superman
Donna Fargo 2:31
6 Talk Back Trembling Lips
Ernie Ashworth 2:29
7 Hello Fool
Ralph Emery 2:18
8 I'll Be Your Baby Tonight
Bill & Boyd 3:12
9 Good Time Charlie's Got the Blues
Charlie Rich 2:51
10 Linda on My Mind
Conway Twitty 2:37
11 Move It on Over
Hank Williams 2:45
12 Leaning on the Everlasting Arms
Carl and Pearl Butler 1:52
13 Gone Country
Don Fardon 3:55
14 I Can't Stop Loving You
Don Gibson 2:36
15 Love Still Makes the World Go Round
Lee Conway 2:59
16 Convoy
Ferlin Husky 3:55
17 Follow Me Back to Louisville
Don Williams 2:34
18 Three Days
Faron Young 2:50
19 Shelter of Your Arms
Willie Nelson 2:47
20 Everybody Makes Mistakes
Lacy J. Dalton 3:29

Credits

CD 1: Volume 1

composer:
Mel Tillis (track 3)
lyricist:
Mel Tillis (track 3)
publisher:
cover recording of:
later versions:
Ruby (German version) (track 3)

CD 3: Volume 3

writer:
Fred Foster (track 7)
Kris Kristofferson (track 7)
cover recording of:
Me and Bobby McGee (track 7)
later translated versions:
later versions:
Bobby McGee (track 7)
Mie ja Bobby McGee (track 7)

CD 5: Volume 5

writer:
Mac Davis (track 11)
recording of:
Something's Burning (track 11)

CD 7: Volume 7

writer:
Barry Etris (track 4)
Alex Harvey (American country singer of the early 70s) (track 4)
publisher:
Unart Music Corp. (track 4)
recording of:
Reuben James (track 4)

CD 8: Volume 8

recorded in:
Camden, New Jersey, United States (1928-06-12) (track 7)
guitar:
Jimmie Rodgers (country music pioneer, died in 1933) (1928-06-12) (track 7)
composer:
Mary Taylor (track 5)
Roger Miller (US singer/songwriter/actor, “King of the Road”) (track 5)
lyricist:
Mary Taylor (track 5)
Roger Miller (US singer/songwriter/actor, “King of the Road”) (track 5)
vocals:
Jimmie Rodgers (country music pioneer, died in 1933) (1928-06-12) (track 7)
writer:
Elsie McWilliams (track 7)
Jimmie Rodgers (country music pioneer, died in 1933) (track 7)
recording of:
Queen of the House (track 5)
Daddy and Home (1928-06-12) (track 7)

CD 9: Volume 9

composer:
Don Gibson (track 3)
lyricist:
Don Gibson (track 3)
publisher:
is the basis for:
Oh ! Quelle nuit (track 3)
later translated versions:
Ptačí nářečí (track 3)
Wo bleib i? (track 3)
later versions:
recording of:
Oh Lonesome Me (track 3)

CD 10: Volume 10

composer:
Don Gibson (track 14)
lyricist:
Don Gibson (track 14)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
C'était plus fort que tout (I Can't Stop Loving You) (track 14)
Jamás te olvidaré (I Can't Stop Loving You) (track 14)
recording of:

Release

ASIN: UK: B0000B00J5 [info]