Various Artists: Country Music - A Film by Ken Burns: Original Soundtrack

Country Music - A Film by Ken Burns: Original Soundtrack

Various Artists

  • US $68.99  

  • Release Date 30 August 2019
Product code
19075934122
Format
CD Box Set
Label
Sony CMG

"If you write the truth and you're writing about your life, it's going to be country. It'll be country 'cause you're writing what's happening. And that's all a good song is." Loretta Lynn COUNTRY MUSIC, the eight-part, 16-hour film by Ken Burns, chronicles the creation of a truly American genre of music through the songs and stories of its greatest trailblazers. Country Music A Film By Ken Burns (The Soundtrack) includes more than 40 timeless classics as heard in the film on 2 CDs, including songs by The Carter Family, Jimmie Rodgers, Bob Wills, Hank Williams, Johnny Cash, Loretta Lynn, Charley Pride, Willie Nelson, Dolly Parton and many more.

Tracklist
Disc 1
1 Can the Circle Be Unbroken - The Carter Family  
2 Blue Yodel No. 8 (Mule Skinner Blues) - Jimmie Rodgers  
3 Barbara Allen - Bradley Kincaid  
4 I'll Fly Away - James and Martha Carson  
5 If the River Was Whiskey - Charlie Poole & The North Carolina Ramblers  
6 Fox Chase - De Ford Bailey  
7 Blue Yodel No. 9 (Standin' On the Corner) - Jimmie Rodgers  
8 Wildwood Flower - The Carter Family  
9 In the Jailhouse Now - Jimmie Rodgers  
10 Comin' Round the Mountain - Uncle Dave Macon & Sam McGee  
11 Pretty Polly - Coon Creek Girls  
12 T.B. Blues - Jimmie Rodgers  
13 Mountain Dew - Grandpa Jones and His Grandchildren  
14 Home On the Range - Gene Autry  
15 I Want to Be a Cowboy's Sweetheart - Patsy Montana & The Prairie Ramblers  
16 Tumbling Tumbleweeds - The Sons of the Pioneers  
17 Medley: Keep On the Sunny Side/I'm Thinking Tonight of My Blue Eyes - The Carter Family  
18 The Great Speckled Bird - Roy Acuff  
19 Whoa Babe - Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys  
20 New San Antonio Rose - Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys  
21 Wabash Cannonball - Roy Acuff  
22 Mule Skinner Blues (Blue Yodel #8) - Bill Monroe and His Bluegrass Boys  
Tracklist
Disc 2
1 Honky Tonkin' - Hank Williams and His Drifting Cowboys  
2 It's Mighty Dark to Travel - Bill Monroe and His Bluegrass Boys  
3 New Mule Skinner Blues - The Maddox Brothers & Rose  
4 I'll Hold You in My Heart (Till I Can Hold You in My Arms) - Eddy Arnold  
5 Foggy Mountain Breakdown - Lester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & The Foggy Mountain Boys  
6 Molly and Tenbrooks - The Stanley Brothers  
7 Lovesick Blues - Hank Williams  
8 I Saw the Light - Hank Williams  
9 Hey, Good Lookin' - Hank Williams  
10 It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels - Kitty Wells  
11 I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry - Hank Williams and His Drifting Cowboys  
12 Jambalaya - Little Brenda Lee  
13 New Step It Up and Go - The Maddox Brothers & Rose  
14 I Walk the Line - Johnny Cash and The Tennessee Two  
15 Crazy Arms - Ray Price  
16 Bye, Bye Love - The Everly Brothers  
17 The Long Black Veil - Lefty Frizzell  
18 El Paso - Marty Robbins  
19 Night Life - Ray Price  
20 Hello Walls - Faron Young  
21 I Fall to Pieces - Patsy Cline  
22 Ring of Fire - Johnny Cash  
23 Crazy - Patsy Cline  
24 I Can't Stop Loving You - Ray Charles  
Tracklist
Disc 3
1 Dang Me - Roger Miller  
2 I've Got a Tiger By the Tail - Buck Owens  
3 Don't Come Home a Drinkin' (With Lovin' On Your Mind) - Loretta Lynn  
4 Coal Miner's Daughter - Loretta Lynn  
5 Kiss an Angel Good Mornin' - Charley Pride  
6 Hungry Eyes - Merle Haggard and The Strangers  
7 Mama Tried - Merle Haggard and The Strangers  
8 Harper Valley P.T.A. - Jeannie C. Riley  
9 Don't Touch Me - Jeannie Seely  
10 Folsom Prison Blues - Johnny Cash  
11 Stand By Your Man - Tammy Wynette  
12 She Thinks I Still Care - George Jones  
13 You Ain't Goin' Nowhere - The Byrds  
14 Me and Bobby McGee - Kris Kristofferson  
15 Help Me Make It Through the Night - Sammi Smith  
16 Sunday Mornin' Comin' Down - Kris Kristofferson  
17 Okie from Muskogee - Merle Haggard  
18 Man in Black - Johnny Cash  
19 Girl from the North Country - Bob Dylan & Johnny Cash  
20 Grand Ole Opry Song - The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band  
21 Will the Circle Be Unbroken - The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band  
Tracklist
Disc 4
1 Are You Sure Hank Done It This Way - Waylon Jennings  
2 Mule Skinner Blues (Blue Yodel No. 8) - Dolly Parton  
3 Jolene - Dolly Parton  
4 I Will Always Love You - Dolly Parton  
5 We're Gonna Hold On - George Jones and Tammy Wynette  
6 Texas Cookin' - Guy Clark  
7 If I Needed You - Townes Van Zandt  
8 I Can't Stop Loving You - Johnny Rodriguez  
9 I've Been a Long Time Leavin' (But I'll Be a Long Time Gone) - Waylon Jennings  
10 Love Hurts - Gram Parsons & The Fallen Angels  
11 Boulder to Birmingham - Emmylou Harris  
12 Bluebird Wine - Emmylou Harris  
13 Whiskey River - Willie Nelson  
14 Miles and Miles of Texas - Asleep at the Wheel  
15 Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain - Willie Nelson  
16 A Good Hearted Woman - Waylon Jennings & Willie Nelson  
17 Family Tradition - Hank Williams Jr.  
18 Seven Year Ache - Rosanne Cash  
19 Pancho and Lefty - Merle Haggard & Willie Nelson  
20 He Stopped Loving Her Today - George Jones  
Tracklist
Disc 5
1 Don't Get Above Your Raisin' - Ricky Scaggs  
2 On the Road Again - Willie Nelson  
3 Amarillo By Morning - George Strait  
4 Somebody Should Leave - Reba McEntire  
5 Diggin' Up Bones - Randy Travis  
6 Why Not Me - The Judds  
7 Honky Tonk Man - Dwight Yoakam  
8 Streets of Bakersfield - Dwight Yoakam & Buck Owens  
9 Where've You Been - Kathy Mattea  
10 I'm No Stranger to the Rain - Keith Whitley  
11 Go Rest High On That Mountain - Vince Gill  
12 Guitar Town - Steve Earle  
13 She's in Love With the Boy - Trisha Yearwood  
14 Tennessee Flat-top Box - Rosanne Cash  
15 Get Up John - Emmylou Harris & The Nash Ramblers  
16 Uncle Pen - Ricky Skaggs  
17 I Still Miss Someone - Rosanne Cash  
18 Will the Circle Be Unbroken - The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band