Half Nelson (album)

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Half Nelson
Compilation album by Willie Nelson
Released 1985
Genre Country
Label Columbia
Producer Barry Beckett, Willie Nelson, Neil Young, Merle Haggard, David Briggs, Ben Keith, Elliot Mazer, Chips Moman, Bill Ivey, Marshall Morgan Richard Perry, Leon Russell, Harold Shedd Billy Sherrill, Jerry Wexler, Paul Worley.
Willie Nelson chronology
Collectors Series (Willie Nelson album)
(1985)
Half Nelson
(1985)
Love Songs
(1986)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars link

Half Nelson is a compilation album of duets performed by country singer Willie Nelson along with various other artists, released in 1985. It also includes a few never-before released hits as well.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Duet partner Length
1. "Pancho and Lefty"   Townes Van Zandt Merle Haggard 4:50
2. "Slow Movin' Outlaw"   Dee Moeller Lacy J. Dalton 3:38
3. "Are There Any More Real Cowboys?"   Neil Young Neil Young 3:06
4. "I Told a Lie to My Heart"   Hank Williams Hank Williams 2:56
5. "Texas on a Saturday Night"   Mundo Earwood Mel Tillis 2:42
6. "Seven Spanish Angels"   Troy Seals, Eddie Setser Ray Charles 3:54
7. "To All the Girls I've Loved Before"   Hal David, Albert Hammond Julio Iglesias 3:37
8. "They All Went To Mexico"   Greg Brown Carlos Santana 4:51
9. "Honky Tonk Women"   Mick Jagger, Keith Richards Leon Russell 3:39
10. "Half a Man"   Willie Nelson George Jones 3:06

Personnel[edit]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1985) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 10