The Pops Goes Country

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The Pops Goes Country
Studio album by Chet Atkins and Arthur Fiedler
Released 1966
Genre Country, pop
Label RCA
Chet Atkins chronology
The Best of Chet Atkins, Vol. 2
The Pops Goes Country
Music from Nashville, My Home Town
Chet Atkins Collaborations chronology
The Pops Goes Country
The Nashville String Band

The Pops Goes Country is the title of the first collaborative recording by guitarist Chet Atkins and Arthur Fiedler and the Boston Pops orchestra. The arrangements were done by Richard Hayman.

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars [1]

Track listing[edit]

Side one[edit]

  1. "Country Gentleman" (Atkins, Boudleaux Bryant)
  2. "Tennessee Waltz" (Pee Wee King)
  3. "Alabama Jubilee" (Jack Yellen, George L. Cobb)
  4. "Faded Love"
  5. "In the Pines/Wildwood Flower/On Top of Old Smokey" (Traditional)
  6. "Windy and Warm" (John D. Loudermilk)

Side two[edit]

  1. "I'll Fly Away" (Albert E. Brumley)
  2. "Adios Amigo"
  3. "John Henry/Listen to the Mocking Bird"
  4. "Cold, Cold Heart" (Hank Williams)
  5. "I'm Thinking Tonight of My Blue Eyes" (A. P. Carter)
  6. "Orange Blossom Special" (Rouse)


  • Chet Atkins – guitar


  1. ^ "The Pops Goes Country > Review". Allmusic. Retrieved July 2, 2011. 

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