Honeysuckle Rose (album)

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Honeysuckle Rose
Soundtrack album by Willie Nelson
Released July 18, 1980
Genre Country
Length 72:19
Label Columbia
Producer Willie Nelson
Willie Nelson chronology
The Electric Horseman
(1979)
Honeysuckle Rose
(1980)
Family Bible
(1980)

Honeysuckle Rose is the soundtrack to the 1980 musical drama film of the same name, which stars Willie Nelson. Tracks on the album include songs by Nelson and various artists including Kenneth Threadgill, Emmylou Harris, Johnny Gimble, Hank Cochran, Jeannie Seely and Dyan Cannon.

The song "On the Road Again" was nominated for Best Original Song in the 53rd Academy Awards.

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
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Track listing[edit]

  1. "On the Road Again" (Willie Nelson)
  2. "Pick Up the Tempo" (Nelson)
  3. "Heaven or Hell" (Nelson)
  4. "Fiddlin' Around" (Johnny Gimble)
  5. "Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain" (Fred Rose)
  6. "Working Man Blues" (Jody Payne)
  7. "Jumpin' Cotton Eyed Joe" (Gimble)
  8. "Whiskey River" (Nelson)
  9. "Bloody Mary Morning" (Nelson)
  10. "Loving Her Was Easier (Than Anything I'll Ever Do Again)" (Kristofferson)
  11. "I Don't Do Windows" (Hank Cochran)
  12. "Coming Back to Texas" (Kenneth Threadgill)
  13. "If You Want Me To Love You I Will" (Amy Irving)
  14. "It's Not Supposed to Be That Way" (Nelson)
  15. "You Show Me Yours (And I'll Show You Mine)" (Kristofferson)
  16. "If You Could Touch Her at All" (Nelson)
  17. "Angel Flying Too Close to the Ground" (Nelson)
  18. "I Guess I've Come to Live Here in Your Eyes" (Nelson)
  19. "Angel Eyes" (Nelson, Emmylou Harris)
  20. "So You Think You're a Cowboy" (Harris)
  21. "Make the World Go Away" (Cochran, Jeannie Seely)
  22. "Two Sides to Every Story" (Cannon)
  23. "A Song for You" (Nelson)
  24. "Uncloudy Day" (Cannon, Nelson)

Personnel[edit]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1980) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard 200 11
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 1
Canadian RPM Top Albums 24
Canadian RPM Country Albums 4
Australian Albums Chart 34
Preceded by
Urban Cowboy by Various Artists
Top Country Albums number-one album
October 4 - November 8, 1980
Succeeded by
Greatest Hits by Kenny Rogers