Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Puppy Love
Dolly Parton 1:43
2 Girl Left Alone
Dolly Parton 2:08
3 Gonna Hurry (as Slow as I Can) (demo)
Dolly Parton 1:46
4 It’s Sure Gonna Hurt
Dolly Parton with The Merry Melody Singers 2:19
5 The Love You Gave
Dolly Parton with The Merry Melody Singers 2:13
6 Nobody but You
Dolly Parton with The Merry Melody Singers 2:02
7 Busy Signal
Dolly Parton 2:04
8 Don’t Drop Out
Dolly Parton 2:30
9 I’ve Known You All My Life
Dolly Parton 2:01
10 Put It Off Until Tomorrow
Dolly Parton with Bill Phillips 2:34
11 Dumb Blonde
Dolly Parton 4 2:29
12 Something Fishy
Dolly Parton 3 2:08
13 I Couldn’t Wait Forever
Dolly Parton 2:26
14 I’m Not Worth the Tears
Dolly Parton 2:37
15 The Last Thing on My Mind
Porter Wagoner & Dolly Parton 4 2:36
16 False Eyelashes
Dolly Parton 4 2:31
17 The Bridge
Dolly Parton 5 2:35
18 Just Because I’m a Woman
Dolly Parton 5 3:05
19 Holdin’ on to Nothin’
Porter Wagoner & Dolly Parton 4 2:30
20 We’ll Get Ahead Someday
Porter Wagoner & Dolly Parton 5 1:57
21 Jeannie’s Afraid of the Dark
Porter Wagoner & Dolly Parton 5 2:48
22 In the Good Old Days (When Times Were Bad)
Dolly Parton 4 2:47
23 Daddy
Dolly Parton 5 2:49
24 Evening Shade
Dolly Parton 5 3:20
25 Gypsy, Joe and Me
Dolly Parton 4 3:12
26 My Blue Ridge Mountain Boy
Dolly Parton 4 3:28
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Just the Way I Am
Dolly Parton 4 2:30
2 Down From Dover
Dolly Parton 5 3:48
3 Everything Is Beautiful (In It’s Own Way)
Dolly Parton 3:11
4 Daddy Come and Get Me
Dolly Parton 4 3:02
5 Just Someone That I Used to Know
Porter Wagoner & Dolly Parton 3 2:24
6 Tomorrow Is Forever
Porter Wagoner & Dolly Parton 5 2:50
7 Daddy Was an Old Time Preacher Man
Porter Wagoner & Dolly Parton 3:04
8 Comin’ for to Carry Me Home
Dolly Parton 3:04
9 The Golden Streets of Glory
Dolly Parton 2:55
10 Mule Skinner Blues (Blue Yodel No. 8)
Dolly Parton 3:10
11 Joshua
Dolly Parton 3:05
12 Daddy’s Moonshine Still
Dolly Parton 3:32
13 The Last One to Touch Me
Dolly Parton 3:04
14 Better Move It on Home
Porter Wagoner & Dolly Parton 2:16
15 Coat of Many Colors
Dolly Parton 3 3:06
16 Traveling Man
Dolly Parton 3 2:41
17 My Blue Tears
Dolly Parton 3 2:18
18 Here I Am
Dolly Parton 3 3:20
19 God’s Coloring Book
Dolly Parton 2:19
20 Will He Be Waiting
Dolly Parton 2:32
21 Touch Your Woman
Dolly Parton 2:42
22 Together Always
Porter Wagoner & Dolly Parton 2:19
23 Lost Forever in Your Kiss
Porter Wagoner & Dolly Parton 3:23
24 My Tennessee Mountain Home
Dolly Parton 3:09
25 Eugene Oregon
Dolly Parton 2:55
26 What Will Baby Be
Dolly Parton 2:47
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Jolene
Dolly Parton 4.35 2:42
2 Early Morning Breeze
Dolly Parton 2:47
3 I Will Always Love You
Dolly Parton 3 2:56
4 Please Don’t Stop Loving Me
Porter Wagoner & Dolly Parton 2:48
5 Love Is Like a Butterfly
Dolly Parton 2:22
6 Sacred Memories
Dolly Parton 2:44
7 The Bargain Store
Dolly Parton 2:43
8 On My Mind Again
Dolly Parton 2:51
9 Kentucky Gambler
Dolly Parton 2:40
10 The Seeker
Dolly Parton 3:17
11 We Used To
Dolly Parton 3:14
12 All I Can Do
Dolly Parton 2:26
13 Light of a Clear Blue Morning
Dolly Parton 4:58
14 You Are
Dolly Parton 5:17
15 Applejack
Dolly Parton 3:27
16 It’s All Wrong, but It’s All Right
Dolly Parton 3:19
17 Here You Come Again
Dolly Parton 2:55
18 Two Doors Down
Dolly Parton 3:07
19 Me and Little Andy
Dolly Parton 2:38
20 Heartbreaker
Dolly Parton 3:32
21 I Really Got the Feeling
Dolly Parton 3:09
22 Baby I’m Burnin’
Dolly Parton 2:38
23 You’re the Only One
Dolly Parton 3:22
24 Sweet Summer Lovin’
Dolly Parton 3:19
25 Starting Over Again
Dolly Parton 3:58
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Old Flames Can’t Hold a Candle to You
Dolly Parton 3:25
2 9 to 5
Dolly Parton 4 2:47
3 But You Know I Love You
Dolly Parton 3:20
4 Single Women
Dolly Parton 3:45
5 Heartbreak Express
Dolly Parton 3:14
6 Do I Ever Cross Your Mind
Dolly Parton 4:04
7 Potential New Boyfriend
Dolly Parton 3:37
8 Islands in the Stream
Kenny Rogers & Dolly Parton 4:11
9 Save the Last Dance for Me
Dolly Parton 3:51
10 Tennessee Homesick Blues
Dolly Parton 3:26
11 God Won’t Get You
Dolly Parton 4:14
12 What a Heartache
Dolly Parton 4:44
13 Don’t Call It Love
Dolly Parton 3:18
14 Think About Love
Dolly Parton 3:28
15 Why’d You Come in Here Lookin’ Like That
Dolly Parton 2:34
16 Yellow Roses
Dolly Parton 3:57
17 Time for Me to Fly
Dolly Parton 2:53
18 He’s Alive
Dolly Parton 4:40
19 Rockin’ Years
Dolly Parton & Ricky Van Shelton 3:27
20 Eagle When She Flies
Dolly Parton 3:13
21 Silver and Gold
Dolly Parton 3:53
22 Romeo
Dolly Parton, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Pam Tillis, Billy Ray Cyrus, Kathy Mattea & Tanya Tucker 3:34

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Dolly Parton (track 21)
Tom Paxton (tracks 15, 15)
Paul Anka (track 1)
Mack Magaha (Bluegrass Fiddler) (track 20)
lyricist:
Dolly Parton (track 21)
Tom Paxton (tracks 15, 15)
Paul Anka (track 1)
Mack Magaha (Bluegrass Fiddler) (track 20)
spoken vocals:
Porter Wagoner (track 21)
vocals:
Dolly Parton (tracks 11, 15, 18, 20–21)
Porter Wagoner (tracks 15, 20)
writer:
Jerry Chesnut (track 19)
Bill Owens (tracks 10, 13)
Dolly Parton (tracks 10, 12–14, 17–18, 22–26)
Curly Putman (track 11)
Bob Tubert (track 16)
publisher:
Carreta Music Inc. (track 20)
Combine Music Corp. (track 18)
Deep Fork Music, Inc. (tracks 15, 15)
cover recording of:
recording of:
Daddy (track 23)
Dumb Blonde (track 11)
Evening Shade (track 24)
False Eyelashes (track 16)
Gypsy, Joe and Me (track 25)
Puppy Love (track 1)
Something Fishy (track 12)
The Bridge (track 17)

CD 2

composer:
Jack Clement (track 5)
Dolly Parton (tracks 2, 11, 15, 17, 19, 21, 24)
Jimmie Rodgers (country music pioneer, died in 1933) (track 10)
lyricist:
Jack Clement (track 5)
Dolly Parton (tracks 2, 11, 15, 17, 19, 21, 24)
Jimmie Rodgers (country music pioneer, died in 1933) (track 10)
vocals:
Dolly Parton (tracks 5, 24)
Porter Wagoner (track 5)
Dolly Parton (1970) (track 11)
Dolly Parton (1971) (tracks 15, 17, 21)
writer:
Dorothy Jo Hope (track 7)
Dolly Parton (tracks 1, 4, 6–7, 9, 12–13, 16, 18, 20, 22–23)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (1973) (track 24)
publisher:
Glad Music Co. (track 5)
Jack Music, Inc. (track 5)
Owepar Publishing Inc. (tracks 11, 17)
Velvet Apple Music (tracks 11, 15, 17, 21, 24)
part of:
cover recording of:
later versions:
New Mule Skinner Blues (revised lyrics, first recorded by Bill Monroe ca. 1950) (track 10)
recording of:
Down from Dover (track 2)
God's Coloring Book (track 19)
Here I Am (track 18)
Joshua (track 11)
Just the Way I Am (track 1)
My Blue Tears (track 17)
My Tennessee Mountain Home (1973 Dolly Parton song) (track 24)
Together Always (track 22)
Touch Your Woman (track 21)
Travelling Man (track 16)
Will He Be Waiting (track 20)
Coat of Many Colors (1972) (track 15)

CD 3

fiddle:
Johnny Gimble (1973-06) (tracks 1, 3)
Mack Magaha (Bluegrass Fiddler) (1973-06) (tracks 1, 3)
drums:
Ralph Gallant (1973-06) (track 3)
Kenny Malone (session drummer/percussion) (1973-06) (track 1)
Ralph Gallant (1973-12) (track 2)
guitar:
Dolly Parton (1972-05-03) (track 1)
Jimmy Colvard (1973-06) (track 3)
Dave Kirby (American session guitarist and singer/songwriter) (1973-06) (track 3)
Dolly Parton (1973-06) (track 3)
Jim Colvard (1973-12) (track 2)
Dave Kirby (American session guitarist and singer/songwriter) (1973-12) (track 2)
Bobby Thompson (guitar & banjo player) (1973-12) (track 2)
Dolly Parton (1973-12) (track 2)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Dave Kirby (American session guitarist and singer/songwriter) (1973-06) (track 1)
harmonica:
Onie Wheeler (1973-12) (track 2)
bass:
Bobby Dyson (1973-06) (tracks 1, 3)
Bobby Dyson (1973-12) (track 2)
banjo:
Bobby Thompson (guitar & banjo player) (1973-06) (tracks 1, 3)
Buck Trent (1973-06) (tracks 1, 3)
electric guitar:
Jimmy Colvard (1973-06) (track 1)
steel guitar:
Stu Basore (1973-06) (tracks 1, 3)
Stu Basore (1973-12) (track 2)
piano:
Hargus "Pig" Robbins (1973-06) (track 1)
Hargus "Pig" Robbins (1973-12) (track 2)
background vocals:
Joe Babcock (1973-06) (tracks 1, 3)
Dolores Edgin (1973-06) (tracks 1, 3)
June Page (1973-06) (tracks 1, 3)
Hurshel Wiginton (1973-06) (tracks 1, 3)
composer:
Barry Mann (track 17)
Dolly Parton (tracks 1–3, 5, 7, 11, 13–15, 18, 22)
Billy Vera (track 21)
engineer:
Tom Pick (tracks 1–3)
lyricist:
Dolly Parton (tracks 1–3, 5, 7, 11, 13–15, 18, 22)
Billy Vera (track 21)
Cynthia Weil (track 17)
producer:
Bob Ferguson (tracks 1–3, 5)
vocals:
Porter Wagoner (track 4)
Dolly Parton (tracks 4–5, 7, 11, 15, 17–18, 21–23, 25)
Dolly Parton (1973-06) (tracks 1, 3)
Dolly Parton (1973-12) (track 2)
writer:
Bud Reneau (track 24)
Bruce Roberts (American singer-songwriter) (track 23)
Carole Bayer Sager (tracks 20, 20, 23)
Bruce Sudano (tracks 25, 25)
Donna Summer (soul/disco diva) (tracks 25, 25)
Blaise Tosti (track 24)
Porter Wagoner (track 4)
David Wolfert (tracks 20, 20)
Dolly Parton (tracks 4, 6, 8–10, 12, 16, 19)
phonographic copyright by:
BMG Entertainment (1973) (track 1)
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (1973) (track 1)
RCA Corporation (formerly Radio Corporation of America till late 1960s, became BMG Music in 1986) (1974) (track 5)
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (1974) (tracks 3–5)
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (1975) (tracks 7, 11)
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (1977) (tracks 15, 17)
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (1978) (tracks 18, 21–22)
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (1979) (tracks 23, 25)
publisher:
Broozertoones, Inc. (track 23)
Carlin Music Corporation (tracks 1, 3, 5, 15)
Earborne Music (tracks 25, 25)
Owepar Publishing Inc. (tracks 1, 3, 10)
Rick’s Music Inc. (tracks 25, 25)
Summerhill Songs (track 17)
Sweet Summer Night Music (tracks 25, 25)
Velvet Apple Music (tracks 1, 3–5, 7, 10–11, 18, 22)
recorded at:
RCA Studio B (Nashville, TN) in Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1973-06) (tracks 1, 3)
RCA Studio B (Nashville, TN) in Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1973-12) (track 2)
edits:
Jolene by Disco Tech (track 1)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 217) (track 1)
cover recording of:
Heartbreaker (track 20)
Starting Over Again (track 25)
later parody versions:
Brolin (Jolene) (track 1)
later translated versions:
Apple Jack (track 15)
Guto Mwyn (track 15)
L'Amore sei tu (track 3)
ジョリーン (track 1)
recording of:
All I Can Do (Dolly Parton song) (track 12)
Applejack (track 15)
Heartbreaker (track 20)
Here You Come Again (track 17)
Kentucky Gambler (track 9)
Me and Little Andy (track 19)
On My Mind Again (track 8)
Sacred Memories (track 6)
Starting Over Again (track 25)
The Bargain Store (track 7)
The Seeker (Dolly Parton song) (track 10)
Two Doors Down (track 18)
We Used To (track 11)
You Are (track 14)
I Will Always Love You (1973-06) (track 3)
Jolene (Dolly Parton song) (1973-06) (track 1)
Love Is Like a Butterfly (1974) (track 5)
You’re the Only One (Dolly Parton song) (1979) (track 23)

CD 4

trumpet:
Jerry Hey (1980) (track 2)
drums:
Richard Schlosser (drummer) (1980) (track 2)
guitar:
Jeff Baxter (1980) (track 2)
Martin K. Walsh (1980) (track 2)
bass:
Abraham LaBoriel (1980) (track 2)
percussion:
Leonard Castro (1980) (track 2)
saxophone:
Tom Saviano (1980) (track 2)
piano:
Larry Knechtel (1980) (track 2)
baritone saxophone:
Kim S. Hutchcroft (1980) (track 2)
trombone:
William Reichenbach (jazz trombonist) (1980) (track 2)
background vocals:
Anita Ball (1980) (track 2)
Denise Maynelli (1980) (track 2)
Stephanie Spruill (1980) (track 2)
composer:
Bob Carlisle (US CCM vocalist) (track 15)
Kevin Cronin (track 17)
Mike Settle (tracks 3, 3)
Randy Thomas (songwriter) (track 15)
Michael O’Donoghue (songwriter & actor) (track 4)
Dolly Parton (tracks 2, 5–6, 10, 12, 16, 20, 22)
Floyd Parton (track 19)
lyricist:
Bob Carlisle (US CCM vocalist) (track 15)
Kevin Cronin (track 17)
Michael O’Donoghue (songwriter & actor) (track 4)
Dolly Parton (tracks 2, 5–6, 10, 12, 16, 20, 22)
Floyd Parton (track 19)
other vocals [harmony vocals]:
Vince Gill (track 21)
Harry Stinson (track 21)
performer:
Ricky Van Shelton (track 19)
publisher:
Dolly Parton (track 19)
vocals:
Ricky Van Shelton (track 19)
Dolly Parton (tracks 4–6, 8–10, 13, 15–16, 19, 22)
Kenny Rogers (track 8)
Dolly Parton (1980) (track 2)
writer:
Spady Brannan (track 14)
Tom Campbell (track 14)
Don Francisco (track 18)
Barry Gibb (track 8)
Maurice Gibb (track 8)
Robin Gibb (track 8)
Steve Kipner (track 7)
Hugh Moffatt (tracks 1, 1)
John Lewis Parker (track 7)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (track 21)
Greg Perkins (track 21)
Stan Perkins (track 21)
Dean Pitchford (track 13)
Doc Pomus (track 9)
Pebe Sebert (American singer-songwriter, mother of Ke$ha) (tracks 1, 1)
Mort Shuman (track 9)
Tom Snow (US songwriter) (track 13)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (1980) (track 2)
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (1981) (track 4)
BMG Music (not for release label use!) (1982) (track 6)
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (1982) (track 5)
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (1983) (tracks 8–9)
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (1984) (track 10)
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (1986) (track 13)
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (1989) (track 15)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1989) (track 16)
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (1991) (track 19)
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (1993) (track 22)
publisher:
Cob Brothers Music (track 8)
Fox Fanfare Music (track 2)
Least Loved Music (track 4)
Pzazz Music (track 13)
Screen Gems–EMI Music (tracks 2, 8)
Snow (Tom Snow) (track 13)
Snow Music (track 13)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 15)
Sprocket Music Inc. (track 10)
Summerhill Songs (track 8)
Velvet Apple Music (tracks 2, 5–6, 10, 12, 16, 20, 22)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
cover recording of:
Time for Me to Fly (track 17)
later parody versions:
Time for Me to Die (track 17)
later translated versions:
recording of:
Heartbreak Express (track 5)
He’s Alive (track 18)
Rockin’ Years (track 19)
Romeo (track 22)
Silver and Gold (track 21)
Single Women (track 4)
Tennessee Homesick Blues (Rhinestone) (track 10)
Think About Love (track 14)
What a Heartache (track 12)
Yellow Roses (Dolly Parton song) (track 16)
9 to 5 (1980) (track 2)