Country Favorites-Willie Nelson Style

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Country Favorites-Willie Nelson Style
Studio album by Willie Nelson
Released 1966
Genre Country
Label RCA
Producer Chet Atkins
Willie Nelson chronology
Country Willie - His Own Songs
(1965)
Country Favorites-Willie Nelson Style
(1966)
Make Way for Willie Nelson
(1967)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars [1]
Allmusic 2/5 stars[2]

Country Favorites-Willie Nelson Style is the fourth studio album by country singer Willie Nelson. He recorded it with Ernest Tubb's band, the Texas Troubadours and Western Swing fiddler-vocalist Wade Ray with studio musicians Jimmy Wilkerson and Hargus "Pig" Robbins. At the time of the recording, Nelson was a regular on a syndicated TV show hosted by Tubb.

In 1970, RCA issued an abridged version of this album as "Columbus Stockade Blues" (RCA Camden CAS-2444)

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Columbus Stockade Blues" – (Traditional) – 1:58
  2. "Seasons of My Heart" – (George Jones, Darrell Edwards) – 2:44
  3. "I'd Trade All of My Tomorrows (For Just One Yesterday)" – (Jenny Lou Carson) – 2:24
  4. "My Window Faces the South" (Mitchell Parish, Abner Silver) – 1:42
  5. "Go on Home" – (Hank Cochran) – 2:14
  6. "Fraulein" – (Lawton Williams) – 2:56
  7. "San Antonio Rose" – (Bob Wills) – 2:07
  8. "I Love You Because" (Leon Payne) – 2:58
  9. "Don't You Ever Get Tired (Of Hurting Me)" – (Hank Cochran) – 3:00
  10. "Home in San Antone" – (Fred Rose) – 1:40
  11. "Heartaches by the Number" – (Harlan Howard) – 2:19
  12. "Making Believe" – (Jimmy Work) – 2:53

Personnel[edit]

  • Willie Nelson – Guitar, Vocals
  • Buddy Charlton – Pedal Steel
  • Jack Drake – Bass
  • Jack Greene – Drums
  • Wade Ray – Fiddle
  • Leon Rhodes – Guitar
  • Hargus Robbins – Piano
  • Cal Smith – Rhythm Guitar
  • James Wilkerson – Bass, Vibraphone

Columbus Stockade Blues[edit]

The traditional country song "Columbus Stockade Blues" was performed by Cliff Carlisle in the album Cliff Carlisle - A Country Legacy 1930 - 1933

ColumbusStockadeBlues

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