Ghost Riders in the Sky (Slim Whitman album)

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Ghost Riders in the sky
Studio album by Slim Whitman
Released 1978
Genre Country
Label United Artists
Producer Alan Warner & Scotty Turner
Slim Whitman chronology
Home on the Range
(1977)
Ghost Riders in the Sky
(1978)
Songs I Love to Sing
(1980)

Ghost Riders in the Sky is an album by country singer Slim Whitman (Ottis Dewey Whitman, Jr) released by United Artists in 1978. The title track was released in the UK in 1979 as a 7" single backed with "Carolina Moon".[1]

Track listing[edit]

Side 1

  1. "Ghost Riders in the Sky” (Stan Jones) - 3:17
  2. "Carolina Moon" (Davis/Burke) - 2:38
  3. "All Kinds of Everything” (Derry Lindsay/Jack Smith) - 3:00
  4. "Girl of My Dreams" (Sunny Clap) - 2:48
  5. ”Margie” (Davis/Conrad/Robinson) 2:07
  6. "A Perfect Day" (Carrie Jacobs Bond) - 2:41

Side 2

  1. "Calypso" (John Denver) - 2:46
  2. "You Are My Sunshine” (Jimmie Davis/Charles Mitchell) - 3:02
  3. "Puff the Magic Dragon” (Peter Yarrow/Leonard Lipton) - 3:22
  4. "Tears Stained My Pillow" (Byron Keith) - 2:25
  5. "When It's Harvest Time Sweet Angeline" (Charley Kisco/Harry Tobias/Neil Morat) - 1:49
  6. "Goodbye Little Darlin' Goodbye" (Gene Autry/Johnny Marvin) - 3:09

Musicians[edit]

  • Harold Bradley - Electric Guitar
  • Ray Edenton - Rhythm Guitar
  • Sonny Garrish - Steel Guitar
  • David Bird - Keyboards
  • Buddy Harman - Bass
  • Strings - Lisa Silver, Sam Terranova, Peter "Zeke" Dawson, Krysten Wilkinson, Martha Wiggins and Earl Spielman
  • Background Vocals - The Nashville Sounds and on "Tears Stained My Pillow" The Jordanairs

Production[edit]

  • Producers: Alan Warner and Scotty Turner
  • Orchestral Arranger: Earl Spielman
  • Engineer: Les Ladd
  • Recorded at Woodland Sound Studios, Nashville

References[edit]

  1. ^ discogs.com/Slim-Whitman-Ghost-Riders-In-The-Sky/release/1909220 retrieved 21.01/2014