Waylon

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Waylon
Studio album by Waylon Jennings
Released January 1970
Recorded October 1969
Genre Country
Label RCA Victor
Producer Chet Atkins
Waylon Jennings chronology
Country-Folk
(1969)
Waylon
(1970)
Don't Think Twice
(1970)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars [1]

Waylon is a 1970 album by Waylon Jennings released on RCA Victor. Aside from "Brown-Eyed Handsome Man", none of the other songs on this LP were released as singles. The version of "Yes, Virginia" presented here is different from the one originally issued on The One and Only in 1967. According to Waylon's autobiography, the song "Yellow Haired Woman" was written about Barbara Rood, his third wife.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Brown-Eyed Handsome Man" (Chuck Berry) – 2:03
  2. "Just Across the Way" (Red Lane) –
  3. "Don't Play the Game" (George Pollock) – 2:55
  4. "Shutting Out the Light" (Woody Starr/Claude Brown) –
  5. "I May Never Pass This Way Again" (Ray Buzzeo) – 2:49
  6. "The Thirty-Third Of August" (Mickey Newbury) – 3:28
  7. "Yellow Haired Woman" (Waylon Jennings/Red Lane) – 1:51
  8. "Where Love Has Died" (Jim Owen) – 2:16
  9. "All of Me Belongs to You" (Merle Haggard) –
  10. "Yes, Virginia" (Liz Anderson) –
  11. "This Time Tomorrow (I'll Be Gone)" (Joe Maphis/Rose Lee Maphis) – 1:48

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jurek, Thom. Waylon at AllMusic