Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Your Cheatin' Heart
Hank Williams 2:41
2 I Love You So Much It Hurts
Jimmy Wakely 2:45
3 Tennessee Waltz
Pee Wee King 2:57
4 Bouquet of Roses
Eddy Arnold 2:33
5 I Forgot More Than You'll Ever Know
The Davis Sisters 2:58
6 Walkin' the Floor Over You
Ernest Tubb 2:37
7 I Love You a Thousand Ways
Lefty Frizzell 2:44
8 Hey Joe!
Carl Smith 2:28
9 Remember Me, I'm the One Who Loves You
Stuart Hamblen 2:59
10 No Help Wanted
The Carlisles 2:25
11 Someday (You'll Want Me to Want You)
Elton Britt 2:48
12 I Don't Hurt Anymore
Hank Snow 2:55
13 You Two-Timed Me One Time Too Often
Tex Ritter 2:43
14 Detour
Spade Cooley 2:41
15 I'll Go on Alone
Marty Robbins 2:40
16 Don't Let the Stars Get in Your Eyes
Skeets McDonald 2:44
17 San Antonio Rose
Bob Wills 2:34
18 When My Blue Moon Turns to Gold Again
Cindy Walker 2:46
19 Bimbo
Jim Reeves 2:47
20 A-Sleeping at the Foot of the Bed
‘Little’ Jimmy Dickens 2:42
21 Goodnight Irene
Red Foley and Ernest Tubb 3:01
22 Pistol Packin' Mama
Al Dexter 2:47
23 Divorce Me C.O.D.
Merle Travis 2:59
24 They Took the Stars Out of Heaven
Floyd Tillman 2:27
25 Hey, Good Lookin'
Hank Williams 2:54
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I'll Hold You in My Heart (Till I Can Hold You in My Arms)
Eddy Arnold 2:44
2 More and More
Webb Pierce 2:27
3 Candy Kisses
George Morgan 2:56
4 I'm Movin' On
Hank Snow 2:50
5 It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels
Kitty Wells 2:30
6 There's a New Moon Over My Shoulder
Jimmie Davis 2:02
7 Always Late (with Your Kisses)
Lefty Frizzell 3:06
8 I Love You Because
Leon Payne 2:42
9 Kentucky Waltz
Bill Monroe 2:46
10 (Oh Baby Mine) I Get So Lonely
Johnnie and Jack 2:17
11 Life Gets Tee-Jus Don't It
Carson Robison 2:50
12 Release Me
Ray Price 2:41
13 The Shot Gun Boogie
Tennessee Ernie Ford 2:31
14 Indian Love Call
Slim Whitman 3:07
15 Shame on You
Spade Cooley 2:52
16 I'll Sail My Ship Alone
Moon Mullican 3:02
17 The Wild Side of Life
Hank Thompson 2:42
18 Kaw-Liga
Hank Williams 2:34
19 Why Don't You Haul Off and Love Me
Wayne Raney 3:04
20 Chattanoogie Shoe Shine Boy
Red Foley 2:46
21 One Has My Name (The Other Has My Heart)
Jimmy Wakely 2:47
22 New Spanish Two Step
Bob Wills 2:30
23 Blues Stay Away From Me
The Delmore Brothers 2:55
24 Slowly
Webb Pierce 5 2:31
25 Just a Little Lovin' (Will Go a long Way)
Eddy Arnold 2:42
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 My Heart Cries for You
Jimmy Wakely 2:52
2 A Dear John Letter
Jean Shepard and Ferlin Husky 2:31
3 Lovesick Blues
Hank Williams 2:42
4 Let Old Mother Nature Have Her Way
Carl Smith 2:49
5 Rhumba Boogie
Hank Snow 2:47
6 Have I Told You Lately That I Love You
Gene Autry 2:46
7 Slow Poke
Pee Wee King 3:00
8 This Ole House
Stuart Hamblen 2:57
9 If You've Got the Money, I've Got the Time
Lefty Frizzell 2:56
10 Guitar Polka
Al Dexter 2:42
11 Born to Lose
Ted Daffan 2:40
12 Hillbilly Fever
‘Little’ Jimmy Dickens 2:54
13 So Round, So Firm, So Fully Packed
Merle Travis 2:57
14 There Stands the Glass
Webb Pierce 2:24
15 There's a Star Spangled Banner Waving Somewhere
Elton Britt 2:44
16 (There'll Be) Peace in the Valley (For Me)
Red Foley 3:10
17 Wabash Cannonball
Roy Acuff 2:51
18 Slipping Around
Margaret Whiting and Jimmy Wakely 2:11
19 Mexican Joe
Jim Reeves 2:38
20 Mule Train
Tennessee Ernie Ford 3:00
21 Smoke, Smoke, Smoke That Cigarette
Tex Williams 2:49
22 Jealous Heart
Tex Ritter 2:55
23 Let Me Be the One
Hank Locklin 2:15
24 Jambalaya (On the Bayou)
Hank Williams 2:52
25 Anytime
Eddy Arnold 2:51

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Al Dexter (track 22)
Floyd Tillman (track 2)
Paul Westmoreland (track 14)
Slim Willet (track 16)
Hank Williams (country music legend) (tracks 1, 25)
Bob Wills (track 17)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 21)
Stuart Hamblen (track 9)
Rod Morris (track 19)
Marty Robbins (track 15)
Ernest Tubb (track 6)
Jimmie Hodges (1944) (track 11)
Pee Wee King (1946) (track 3)
Cecil A. Null (1947) (track 5)
lyricist:
Al Dexter (track 22)
Floyd Tillman (track 2)
Slim Willet (track 16)
Hank Williams (country music legend) (tracks 1, 25)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 21)
Stuart Hamblen (track 9)
Rod Morris (track 19)
Marty Robbins (track 15)
Ernest Tubb (track 6)
Jimmie Hodges (1944) (track 11)
Redd Stewart (1946) (track 3)
Cecil A. Null (1947) (track 5)
writer:
Jenny Lou Carson (track 13)
Bob Hilliard (track 4)
Steve Nelson (US songwriter who co-wrote "Frosty the Snowman") (track 4)
Don Robertson (Songwriter with hit "Happy Whistler") (track 12)
Jack Rollins (track 12)
Gene Sullivan (1940) (track 18)
Wiley Walker (1940) (track 18)
publisher:
Acuff-Rose Publ. (track 3)
Lodlow Music (track 21)
MCA Music Ltd. (track 11)
Sony/ATV Acuff Rose Music (tracks 1, 3, 25)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 11681) (track 21)
is the basis for:
Goodnight, Irene (Raffi adaptation) (track 21)
Roll on Columbia (track 21)
later translated versions:
Bonsoir Lily (track 21)
Des filles et des garçons (Good Night Irene) (track 21)
Tennessee Waltz (german version) (track 3)
later versions:
Le public aime ça (track 17)
recording of:
Bimbo (1953 song) (track 19)
Bouquet of Roses (track 4)
Detour (track 14)
Goodnight Irene (track 21)
Hey, Good Lookin’ (track 25)
I’ll Go on Alone (track 15)
Pistol-Packin' Mama (1943 song) (track 22)
San Antonio Rose (track 17)
Tennessee Waltz (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
Perry Como Medley (track 16)

CD 2

composer:
Arlie Carter (track 17)
Rudolf Friml (track 14)
Henry Glover (track 23)
J.D. Miller (track 5)
Leon Payne (Country/Rockabilly artist) (track 8)
Herbert Stothart (track 14)
William Warren (track 17)
Pat Ballard (track 10)
Spade Cooley (track 15)
George Morgan (US country music singer) (track 3)
Hank Snow (track 4)
lyricist:
Arlie Carter (track 17)
J.D. Miller (track 5)
Leon Payne (Country/Rockabilly artist) (track 8)
William Warren (track 17)
Pat Ballard (track 10)
Spade Cooley (track 15)
Alton Delmore (track 23)
Rabon Delmore (track 23)
Otto Harbach (track 14)
George Morgan (US country music singer) (track 3)
Wayne Raney (track 23)
Hank Snow (track 4)
writer:
Eddy Arnold (tracks 1, 25)
Hal Blair (track 21)
Morry Burns (track 16)
Zeke Clements (US country musician) (track 25)
Eddie Dean (track 21)
Thomas C. Dilbeck (track 1)
Henry Glover (track 16)
Tommy Hill (Nashville record producer and songwriter) (track 24)
Howard Horton (songwriter) (track 1)
Merle Kilgore (track 2)
Lois Mann (track 16)
Vic McAlpin (track 1)
Webb Pierce (tracks 2, 24)
Fred Rose (songwriter) (track 18)
Jack Stapp (track 20)
Harry Stone (track 20)
Henry Thurston (track 16)
Hank Williams (country music legend) (track 18)
publisher:
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 14)
Fort Knox Music Co (track 23)
Harms, Inc. (track 14)
Lois Publishing (track 23)
Peer International Corp. (tracks 5, 21)
later parody versions:
later versions:
En revenant (track 4)
part of:
Rose-Marie: Act I (track 14)
recording of:
Candy Kisses (track 3)
I Love You Because (track 8)
I'll Hold You in My Heart (1947 song) (track 1)
I’m Moving On (track 4)
Kaw-Liga (track 18)
More and More (track 2)
Shame on You (track 15)
Slowly (track 24)
referred to in medleys:

CD 3

additional writer:
Percy Faith (track 1)
Carl Sigman (track 1)
composer:
A.P. Carter (track 17)
Al Dexter (track 10)
Cliff Friend (track 3)
Vaughn Horton (track 12)
William Kindt (track 17)
Irving Mills (track 3)
Hank Snow (track 5)
Frankie Brown (track 11)
Mitchell Torok (track 19)
Hank Williams (country music legend) (track 24)
Scott Wiseman (1945) (track 6)
lyricist:
Vaughn Horton (track 12)
Hank Snow (track 5)
Frankie Brown (track 11)
Mitchell Torok (track 19)
Hank Williams (country music legend) (track 24)
Scott Wiseman (1945) (track 6)
performer:
Jean Shepard (American honky tonk singer-songwriter) (track 2)
writer:
Billy Barton (country music/ rockabilly) (track 2)
Stuart Hamblen (track 8)
Pee Wee King (track 7)
Chilton Price (track 7)
Lewis Tally (track 2)
Merle Travis (track 21)
Tex Williams (track 21)
publisher:
Campbell Connelly (track 21)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 6)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Promised Land (track 17)
小癩麻 (track 24)
later parody versions:
Jam-Bowl-Liar (track 24)
later translated versions:
Džambulaja (track 24)
Jambalaya (track 24)
Jambalaya (French version) (track 24)
Yr Hen Dŷ (track 8)
ジャンバラヤ (track 24)
later versions:
Min idol (track 8)
recording of:
A Dear John Letter (track 2)
Born to Lose (track 11)
Guitar Polka (track 10)
Hillbilly Fever (track 12)
Lovesick Blues (track 3)
Mexican Joe (track 19)
Rhumba Boogie (track 5)
Slow Poke (track 7)
This Ole House (track 8)
Wabash Cannonball (track 17)
referred to in medleys:
Blackboard Jumble (track 8)