Waylon Sings Ol' Harlan

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Waylon Sings Ol' Harlan
Studio album by Waylon Jennings
Released March 1967
Recorded May – June 1966
Genre Country
Length 28:02
Label RCA Victor
Producer Chet Atkins
Waylon Jennings chronology
Nashville Rebel
(1966)Nashville Rebel1966
Waylon Sings Ol' Harlan
Love of the Common People
(1967)Love of the Common People1967

Waylon Sings Ol' Harlan is a 1967 album by Waylon Jennings on RCA Victor. It consists completely of songs by Harlan Howard.


Jennings had a great affection for Howard's songs, and most of his 60's albums contain at least one song by Howard. This LP features some of Howard's most popular compositions, such as the standard "Heartaches By the Number," "Busted," (which had also been covered by Johnny Cash and Ray Charles), and two songs co-written with Buck Owens, "I've Got a Tiger By the Tail" and "Foolin' Around." It was not as successful as Jennings previous releases, peaking at #32 on the Billboard country albums chart.

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Track listing[edit]

All songs by Harlan Howard, except where noted.

  1. "She Called Me Baby" – 2:34
  2. "Sunset and Vine" – 2:08
  3. "Woman Let Me Sing You a Song" – 2:18
  4. "Everglades" – 2:10
  5. "She's Gone, Gone, Gone" – 2:01
  6. "Busted" – 2:19
  7. "Beautiful Annabel Lee" – 2:43
  8. "Heartaches by the Number" – 2:08
  9. "I've Got a Tiger By the Tail" (Howard, Buck Owens) – 2:26
  10. "Heartaches for a Dime" – 2:15
  11. "Foolin' Around" (Howard, Buck Owens) – 2:19
  12. "In This Very Same Room" – 2:41

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