Any Old Wind That Blows

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Any Old Wind That Blows
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Studio album by Johnny Cash
Released January 1973
Recorded 1973
Genre
Length 29:23
Label Columbia
Producer Larry Butler
Johnny Cash chronology
På Österåker
(1973)
Any Old Wind That Blows
(1973)
The Gospel Road
(1973)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic2/5 stars [1]

Any Old Wind That Blows is the 44th overall album by American country singer Johnny Cash, released on Columbia Records in 1973 (see 1973 in music). The album spawned three hits, most notably "Oney," which hit #2 on the country singles chart. The title track and Pete Seeger's "If I Had a Hammer" (previously a hit for Peter, Paul, and Mary) also charted. "Country Trash" was re-recorded by Cash nearly three decades later, on American III: Solitary Man. The album itself reached #5 on the country charts.

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Any Old Wind That Blows"Dick Feller2:47
2."Kentucky Straight"Johnny Cash2:05
3."The Loving Gift" (with June Carter Cash)Kris Kristofferson2:17
4."The Good Earth"Larry Gatlin3:12
5."Best Friend"Bill Dees, Roy Orbison3:15
6."Oney"Jerry Chesnut3:07
7."Ballad of Annie Palmer"Johnny Cash3:09
8."Too Little Too Late"Johnny Cash2:27
9."If I Had a Hammer" (with June Carter Cash)Lee Hays, Pete Seeger2:28
10."Country Trash"Johnny Cash2:47
11."Welcome Back Jesus"Johnny Cash2:49

Personnel[edit]

Additional Personnel[edit]

  • Chuck Cochran - arrangements on "Any Old Wind That Blows", "Kentucky Straight" and "The Good Earth"
  • Don Tweedy - arrangement on "The Loving Gift"
  • Charlie Bragg, Roger Tucker, Selby Coffeen, Freeman Ramsey, Jerry Watson - engineering
  • Bill Barnes - cover design
  • Al Clayton - photography

Charts[edit]

Album - Billboard (North America)

Year Chart Position
1973 Country Albums 5
1973 Pop Albums 188

Singles - Billboard (North America)

Year Single Chart Position
1972 "If I Had a Hammer" Country Singles 29
1972 "Oney" Country Singles 2
1972 "Any Old Wind That Blows" Country Singles 3

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