Legend in My Time

A Legend in My Time

by Don Gibson
     
 

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A Legend in My Time contains 26 tracks from Don Gibson's peak years of 1957-1965, including all of his country Top Ten hits ("Oh Lonesome Me," "I Can't Stop Lovin' You," "Blue Blue Day," "Sweet Dreams," and several others), as well as a selection of lesser-known material that is all first-rate. It's the definitive retrospective.

Overview

A Legend in My Time contains 26 tracks from Don Gibson's peak years of 1957-1965, including all of his country Top Ten hits ("Oh Lonesome Me," "I Can't Stop Lovin' You," "Blue Blue Day," "Sweet Dreams," and several others), as well as a selection of lesser-known material that is all first-rate. It's the definitive retrospective. Although hardcore fans will want Bear Family's box sets and casual fans might want a collection that's a little more concise, A Legend in My Time has every essential item from the classic singer/songwriter.

Product Details

Release Date:
05/12/1994
Label:
Bear Family
UPC:
4000127154019
catalogNumber:
15401
Rank:
92225

Tracks

  1. Sittin' Here Cryin'
  2. Blue Blue Day
  3. Oh, Lonesome Me
  4. I Can't Stop Loving You
  5. Look Who's Blue
  6. If You Don't Know It
  7. Bad Bad Day
  8. Sweet, Sweet Girl
  9. Give Myself a Party
  10. Who Cares (For Me)
  11. Didn't Work Out, Did It?
  12. Lonesome Old House
  13. Don't Tell Me Your Troubles
  14. I Couldn't Care Less
  15. Just One Time
  16. (I'd Be) A Legend in My Time
  17. Far, Far Away
  18. Sweet Dreams
  19. Sea of Heartbreak
  20. I Sat Back and Let It Happen
  21. Lonesome Number One
  22. I Can Mend Your Broken Heart
  23. If You Knew Me
  24. If You Don't Know the Sorrow
  25. Think of Me
  26. I'm Crying Inside

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Don Gibson   Primary Artist,Guitar,Leader,Vocals
Chet Atkins   Electric Guitar
Floyd Cramer   Piano
Hank Garland   Guitar
Lloyd Green   Pedal Steel Guitar
Anita Kerr   Choir, Chorus
Grady Martin   Guitar
Rusty Kershaw   Guitar
Anita Kerr Singers   Choir, Chorus
Harold Bradley   Guitar
Ray Edenton   Guitar
Buddy Harman   Drums
Hoyt Hawkins   Choir, Chorus
Roy M. "Junior" Husky   Bass
Tommy Jackson   Fiddle
Hugh Jarrett   Choir, Chorus
Jerry Kennedy   Guitar
Millie Kirkham   Choir, Chorus
Neal Matthews   Choir, Chorus
Louis Dean Nunley   Choir, Chorus
Jimmy Riddle   Harmonica
Hargus "Pig" Robbins   Piano
Harold Rugg   Pedal Steel Guitar
Velma Smith   Guitar,Rhythm Guitar
Henry Strzelecki   Bass
Marijohn Wilkin   Choir, Chorus
Joe Zinkan   Bass
Dorothy Ann Dillard   Choir, Chorus
Priscilla Ann Hubbard   Choir, Chorus
Charlie McCoy   Harmonica
Bob Moore   Bass
Sam Pruett   Guitar
Hugh Gordon Stoker   Choir, Chorus
Henry Newton "Tommy" Vaden   Fiddle
Luke Brandon   Guitar,Rhythm Guitar
Troy M. Hatcher   Drums
Summie L. Hendrick   Pedal Steel Guitar
Jerry Reed Hubbard   Guitar
Autry Inman   Guitar,Leader
Thomas Jackson   Fiddle
Walter Lenk   Drums
Morris Palmer   Drums
James "Jimmie" Selph   Guitar
Morris Wilson   Harpsichord
Ray C. Walker   Choir, Chorus
Charles McCoy   Harmonica
Jerry Glenn Kennedy   Guitar
William Guilford Wright   Choir, Chorus
Neal Matthews   Choir, Chorus
Velma E. Williams Smith   Rhythm Guitar
William Paul Ackerman   Drums
George W. McCormick   Guitar
Harold Harper   Guitar
Victor Battista   Bass

Technical Credits

Chet Atkins   Producer
Dick Baxter   Contributor
Ray Hall   Stereo Mix Producer
Charles McCormick   Composer
Charles K. Wolfe   Liner Notes
Richard Weize   Contributor
George W. McCormick   Composer

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