Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.1 Folsom Prison Blues 2:47 Folsom Prison Blues / So Doggone Lonesome Johnny Cash and The Tennessee Two Sun Record Company 232
1.11 Folsom Prison Blues 2:51 Johnny Cash With His Hot and Blue Guitar Johnny Cash Sun Record Company 1220
1.7 Folsom Prison Blues 2:49 Sings Hank Williams Johnny Cash Sun Record Company SLP 1245
1.7 Folsom Prison Blues 2:51 Sings Hank Williams Johnny Cash
1.5 Folsom Prison Blues 2:51 All Aboard the Blue Train Johnny Cash Sun Record Company
1.11 Folsom Prison Blues 2:50 The Heart of 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) STS-2004
1.1 Folsom Prison Blues 2:48 The Sensational 60s Various Artists Columbia House (direct-mailing distributor of club editions of releases) P2S5590
1.6 Folsom Prison Blues 2:48 Destination Victoria Station Johnny Cash Columbia Special Products VS 150
1.5 Folsom Prison Blues 2:47 The Sun Story Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) RNDA 71103
1.11 Folsom Prison Blues 2:47 The Greatest Years 1958-1986 Johnny Cash Sony Music Import Service
1.8 Folsom Prison Blues 2:50 The Sun Story Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) RNCD 75884
1.19 Folsom Prison Blues 2:47 Classic Cash: Hall of Fame Series Johnny Cash Mercury Records (Universal Music Group) 834 526-2
1.10 Folsom Prison Blues 2:47 The Best of Johnny Cash Johnny Cash CBS (CBS Records' international imprint from 1962–1990; renamed since 1991 as Columbia) CBS 462557 2
1.15 Folsom Prison Blues 2:51 The Man in Black: 1954-1958 Johnny Cash Bear Family Records BCD 15517 EH
1.1 Folsom Prison Blues 2:52 The Sun Years Johnny Cash Rhino (reissue label) R2 70950
1.4 Folsom Prison Blues 2:48 The Best of Johnny Cash Johnny Cash Curb Records D2-77494
1.6 Folsom Prison Blues 2:48 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
1.3 Folsom Prison Blues 2:50 The Essential Johnny Cash (1955-1983) 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) C3K 65557
1.3 Folsom Prison Blues 2:45 The Many Sides of Johnny Cash Johnny Cash Sony Music Special Products A3-23571
1.4 Folsom Prison Blues 2:50 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
1.4 Folsom Prison Blues 2:50 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
1.4 Folsom Prison Blues 2:49 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)
2.14 Folsom Prison Blues 2:49 The Sun Records Collection Various Artists BMG Direct Marketing, Inc., Rhino (reissue label), RCA Special Products DRC3-1211, R2 71780
1.10 Folsom Prison Blues 2:47 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
1.7 Folsom Prison Blues 2:51 The Complete Sun Singles, Volume 2 Various Artists Bear Family Records BCD 15802
1.11 Folsom Prison Blues 2:46 Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead Various Artists A&M Records
1.20 Folsom Prison Blues 2:50 Country Gold, Vol. 1 Various Artists Block Buster 2128.2074-2
1.9 Folsom Prison Blues 2:46 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
1.4 Folsom Prison Blues 2:53 Sun Records: 25 All-Time Greatest Hits Various Artists Varèse Vintage Records 302 066 048 2
1.4 Folsom Prison Blues 2:50 The Complete Original Sun Singles Johnny Cash & The Tennessee Two Varèse Vintage Records 302 066 056 2
1.5 Folsom Prison Blues 2:48 I Walk the Line Johnny Cash Castle Pie PIESD 151
1.2 Folsom Prison Blues 2:48 I Walk the Line Johnny Cash Prism Leisure (budget UK-based compilation label) PLATCD 515
1.1 Folsom Prison Blues 2:49 Hello, I'm Johnny Cash - 18 Cash Classics Johnny Cash Sony Music Direct (a trademark of Sony Music Entertainment Canada Inc.) TVK 24081
1.2 Folsom Prison Blues 2:51 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
1.5 Folsom Prison Blues 2:49 Sun Records 50th Anniversary Edition Johnny Cash
1.2 Folsom Prison Blues 2:47 His Sun Years Johnny Cash Charly Records SNAJ 706 CD
1.11 Folsom Prison Blues 2:49 The Very Best of the Sun Years Johnny Cash Metro (UK reissue/compilation imprint, METRCD cat prefix) METRCD045
1.3 Folsom Prison Blues 2:50 The Essential Sun Singles Johnny Cash & The Tennessee Two
1.9 Folsom Prison Blues 2:48 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: The Best of Johnny Cash Johnny Cash Mercury Records (Universal Music Group) 0881702172
1.11 Folsom Prison Blues 2:51 Johnny Cash With His Hot and Blue Guitar Johnny Cash Varèse Vintage Records 302 066 369 2
1.18 Folsom Prison Blues 2:50 Sun Records: The 50th Anniversary Collection Various Artists BMG Heritage 74465 99000-2
1.2 Folsom Prison Blues 2:48 Country Hits Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 506201 2
1.3 Folsom Prison Blues 2:47 Heart of a Legend Johnny Cash Madacy Records MEG2 6494
1.4 Folsom Prison Blues 2:53 Sun Records: 50th Anniversary Box Various Artists Varèse Vintage Records 302 066 386 2
1.7 Folsom Prison Blues 2:51 Sings Hank Williams Johnny Cash
1.10 Folsom Prison Blues 2:51 All Aboard the Blue Train Johnny Cash Varèse Sarabande 302 066 487 2
1.9 Folsom Prison Blues 2:47 In Memory of Johnny Cash Johnny Cash Bellaphon 9718425
1.10 Folsom Prison Blues 2:49 I Walk the Line Johnny Cash Rhino (reissue label)
1.6 Folsom Prison Blues 2:47 20 All Time Original Greatest Hits Johnny Cash TeeVee Records SLCD-7430-2
2.2 Folsom Prison Blues 2:46 I Walk the Line Johnny Cash Sony Music Media EPC 511396 2
1.2 Folsom Prison Blues 2:48 I Walk the Line Johnny Cash Prism Leisure (budget UK-based compilation label) EXPL 3135
1.6 Folsom Prison Blues 2:46 I Walk the Line - The Essential Collection Johnny Cash
1.7 Folsom Prison Blues 2:51 Sings Hank Williams and Other Favorite Tunes Johnny Cash Varèse Sarabande 302 066 464 2
1.9 Folsom Prison Blues 2:47 The Universal Masters Collection: Classic Johnny Cash Johnny Cash
1.3 Folsom Prison Blues 2:51 Starsky & Hutch Various Artists TVT Soundtrax TV 6700-2
2.10 Folsom Prison Blues 2:49 This Is Gold Johnny Cash Disky
1.18 Folsom Prison Blues 2:46 Best of Sun Records, Volume Two Various Artists Pazzazz 1PAZZ007-2
1.4 Folsom Prison Blues 2:45 The Legendary Johnny Cash Spectrum Music (budget label) 983 063-6
1.15 Folsom Prison Blues 2:45 The Legend Johnny Cash
1.15 Folsom Prison Blues 2:45 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
1.3 Folsom Prison Blues 2:50 The Legend of Johnny Cash Johnny Cash Hip‐O Records 000528802
2.1 Folsom Prison Blues 2:50 Walking the Line: The Legendary Sun Recordings Johnny Cash Union Square Music
1.4 Folsom Prison Blues 2:51 Ring of Fire: The Legend of Johnny Cash Johnny Cash American Recordings, Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Island (imprint of Island Records, a division of Universal Music Group), Universal International (find the correct division! NO RELEASES) 602498878507
1.2 Folsom Prison Blues 2:54 I Walk the Line: Country Legends Johnny Cash
1.4 Folsom Prison Blues 2:51 Ring of Fire: The Legend of Johnny Cash Johnny Cash American Recordings, Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Island (imprint of Island Records, a division of Universal Music Group), Legacy (Legacy Recordings) 602498878507
1.2 Folsom Prison Blues 2:45 The Best of the Sun Years Johnny Cash Repertoire Records REP-4824-WG
1.8 Folsom Prison Blues 2:50 The Complete Sun Recordings 1955-1958 Johnny Cash Time-Life Music 20803-P
1.15 Folsom Prison Blues 2:45 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 Folsom Prison Blues 2:50 The Legend of Johnny Cash Johnny Cash Legacy (Legacy Recordings) B0005288-02
1.1 Folsom Prison Blues 2:50 Traveling Cash: An Imaginary Journey Johnny Cash
1.1 Folsom Prison Blues 2:51 10 Top 10's Johnny Cash Intersound (formerly independent Roswell-based label, under Platinum Entertainment since 1996) 6494
1.11 Folsom Prison Blues 2:47 Johnny Cash With His Hot and Blue Guitar / Johnny Cash Sings the Songs That Made Him Famous Johnny Cash Snapper Music SNAP 276 CD
1.12 Folsom Prison Blues 2:50 The Essential Guide to American Roots Various Artists Essential Guide To
1.9 Folsom Prison Blues 2:48 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: The Best of Johnny Cash Johnny Cash Mercury Records (Universal Music Group) 602517078444
1.2 Folsom Prison Blues 2:45 The Best of the Sun Years Johnny Cash
1.11 Folsom Prison Blues 2:49 Legend Johnny Cash Xtra 26597
1.9 Folsom Prison Blues 2:44 Johnny Cash's America 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), Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) 88697 23401 2
1.1 Folsom Prison Blues 2:50 Sun Record Company: Collector's Edition Various Artists Madacy Entertainment TC2 53262, TCE2 53263
2.1 Folsom Prison Blues 2:49 The Ultimate Collection Johnny Cash Metro Tins (sublabel of Union Square Music, releases in tin case packaging) METRTN001
1.11 Folsom Prison Blues 2:49 Johnny Cash Johnny Cash Delta Leisure Group 90514
1.2 Folsom Prison Blues 2:45 The Best of the Sun Years Johnny Cash Charly Records
1.60 Folsom Prison Blues 2:49 Greatest Hits Johnny Cash Burning Fire
1.9 Folsom Prison Blues 2:46 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) 88697 41337-2
1.3 Folsom Prison Blues 2:51 Original Sun Singles 55-58 Johnny Cash
1.9 Folsom Prison Blues 2:45 ICON Johnny Cash Mercury Nashville B0014522-02
1.9 Folsom Prison Blues 2:46 ICON Johnny Cash Mercury Records (Universal Music Group) 2743804
1.2 Folsom Prison Blues 2:50 100 Hits Legends: Johnny Cash Johnny Cash 100 Hits, H’ART Musik-Vertrieb GmbH LEGEND 021
1.11 Folsom Prison Blues 2:50 8 Classic Albums Johnny Cash RGCCD001
1.4 Folsom Prison Blues 2:51 Saga All Stars: I Walk the Line / 1956-1957 Johnny Cash & The Tennessee Two Saga (has series 'Saga Jazz', 'Saga Blues' and 'Modern Series')
2.1 Folsom Prison Blues 2:47 Fifty Country Greats Various Artists Performance (Delta Music) 38357
1.11 Folsom Prison Blues 2:50 Johnny Cash With His Hot and Blue Guitar 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) 88697910472
2.9 Folsom Prison Blues 2:48 Five Classic Albums Johnny Cash Real Gone RGMCD048
10.7 Folsom Prison Blues 2:51 10 Original Albums & Bonus Tracks Johnny Cash The Intense Media 600183
Promotion
1.5 Folsom Prison Blues 2:49 Johnny Cash Johnny Cash Daily Star Sunday (UK weekly tabloid), Upfront Promotions UPCASH1
1.2 Folsom Prison Blues 2:45 Bad Seeds: Nick Cave: Roots & Collaborations Various Artists Mojo Magazine
Bootleg
1.1 Folsom Prison Blues 2:50 Lulz A Corruption of LOL #VII: V& Various Artists [no label] (Special purpose label – white labels, self-published releases and other “no label” releases)
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1.4 Folsom Prison Blues 2:46 The Golden Years Johnny Cash Nectar Masters
1.11 Folsom Prison Blues 2:51 American Songs: The Very Best Of Johnny Cash & Boxcar Willie Johnny Cash & Boxcar Willie Proper Records R2CD ● 40-56
1.11 Folsom Prison Blues 2:47 Sings I Walk the Line & Sings Folsom Prison Blues Johnny Cash & The Tennessee Two Collectables (US reissue label) COL 6437
1.2 Folsom Prison Blues 2:47 The Collection Johnny Cash Crimson Productions CRIMCD438

Relationships

guitar: Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1955-07-30)
Luther Perkins (1955-07-30)
double bass: Marshall Grant (1955-07-30)
producer: Sam Phillips (Producer at Sun Records)
vocals: Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1955-07-30)
sampled by: B‐Boy Bouillabaisse by Beastie Boys
recording of: Folsom Prison Blues (1955-07-30)

Folsom Prison Blues

composer: Johnny Cash (country music legend)
lyricist: Johnny Cash (country music legend)
publisher: Aberbach (London) (Publisher)
Carlin Music Corporation
later parody versions: Donnie Prison Blues
The Cats of Cash
later translated versions: Folsom Prison Blues (German version)
Sluten anstalt blues