Songs I'll Always Sing (Merle Haggard album)

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Songs I'll Always Sing
Compilation album by Merle Haggard and The Strangers
Released April 11, 1977
Genre Country
Label Capitol Records
Producer Ken Nelson & Fuzzy Owen
Merle Haggard and The Strangers chronology
The Roots of My Raising
(1976)
Songs I'll Always Sing
(1977)
Ramblin' Fever
(1977)

Songs I'll Always Sing is a two record compilation album by American country music singer and songwriter Merle Haggard (Merle Ronald Haggard born April 6, 1937) and The Strangers issued by Capitol Records on April 11, 1977. It reached #15 in the US Country Charts.

Track listing[edit]

Side 1

  1. "Okie from Muskogee" (Merle Haggard/R. Burris) 2:53 - 1977 #1
  2. "The Emptiest Arms in the World" (Merle Haggard) 2:50 - 1973
  3. "Mama Tried" (Merle Haggard) 2:10 - 1968 #1
  4. "Swinging Doors" (Merle Haggard) 2:51 - 1965
  5. "Uncle Lem" (Glenn Martin) 2:54 - 1974

Side 2

  1. "The Fightin' Side of Me" (Merle Haggard) 2:48 - 1969 #1
  2. "Sing Me Back Home" (Merle Haggard) 2:45 - 1967 #1
  3. "Silver Wings" (Merle Haggard) 2:53 - 1968
  4. "Sing a Sad Song" (Wynn Stewart) 2:30 - 1963
  5. "Honky Tonk Night Time Man" (Merle Haggard) 2:38 - 1974

Side 3

  1. "Kentucky Gambler" (Dolly Parton) 2:39 - 1974 #1
  2. "I'm a Lonesome Fugitive" (L. Anderson/C. Anderson) 2:55 - 1969 #1
  3. "Things Aren't Funny Anymore" (Merle Haggard) 2:40 - 1974 #1
  4. "Daddy Frank (The Guitar Man)" (Merle Haggard) 3:10 - 1971 #1
  5. "I Forget You Every Day" (Merle Haggard) 2:52 - 1973

Side 4

  1. "Workin' Man Blues" (Merle Haggard) 2:33 - 1969 #1
  2. "Love and Honour" (Merle Haggard) 2:47 - 1973
  3. "Branded Man" (Merle Haggard) 3:04 - 1969
  4. "Someday We'll Look Back" (Merle Haggard) 2:28 - 1971
  5. "I Take a Lot of Pride in What I Am" (Merle Haggard) 1:56 - 1968

Production[edit]

  • Produced by Ken Nelson & Fuzzy Owen

References[edit]