The Best Of JOHNNY HORTON (2cd set)

Format: 2CD
Bar-code: 5060255183212
Cat No: DAY2CD321


A country singer well known for his film themes and storytelling songs, Johnny Horton had a great career and has been assured of a place in country music history. His good looks, story-telling songs and amiable voice have guaranteed that. As it is, he is celebrated now thanks to songs like “North To Alaska”, “When It’s Springtime In Alaska” and “The Battle Of New Orleans”. A worthy testament to a talent who deserves to be better remembered.

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Disc 1

1. North To Alaska
2. When It’s Springtime In Alaska (It’s Forty Below)
3. Cherokee Boogie
4. I’m A One-Woman Man
5. Gobbler,The Hound Dog
6. The Golden Rocket
7. Goodbye Lonesome, Hello Baby Doll
8. Honky-Tonk Man
9. Got The Bull By The Horns
10. I’m Ready If You’re Willing
11. Sal’s Got A Sugar Lip
12. Lost Highway
13. I’m Coming Home
14. Mr. Moonlight
15. She Knows Why
16. Joe’s Been A-Gittin’ There
17. The Sinking Of Reuben James
18. Young Abe Lincoln
19. The Devil’s Made A Masterpiece
20. Ole Slew-Foot
21. The S.S. Lureline
22. Ridin’ The Sunshine Special
23. Big Wheels Rollin’
24. I Got A Hole In My Pirogue
25. Move Down The Line


Disc 2

1. The Battle Of New Orleans
2. Sink The Bismark
3. Coal, Smoke, Valve Oil And Steam
4. Sleepy-Eyed John
5. Devilish Love Light
6. Go And Wash Your Dirty Feet
7. In My Home In Shelby County
8. All Grown Up
9. Comanche (The Brave Horse)
10. Johnny Reb
11. It’s A Long Rocky Road
12. I’m A Mean, Mean, Mean Son Of A Gun
13. Done Rovin’
14. Plaid & Calico
15. All For The Love Of A Girl
16. The Battle Of Bull Run
17. The First Train Heading South
18. They’ll Never Take Her Love From Me
19. John Paul Jones
20. Jim Bridger
21. Whispering Pines
22. The Child’s Side Of Life
23. The Train With A Rumba Beat
24. Honky Tonk Hardwood Floor
25. Johnny Freedom (‘Freedomland’)