Johnny Cash: Bootleg Vol. IV: The Soul Of Truth

U.S. Release Date: Tue, April 3, 2012

Disc One produced by Jack Clement and Jack Routh. Tracks 1-20 released as A Believer Sings The Truth (Cachet CL3-9001), 1979.
Tracks 1-4, 6, 10, 11, 15, 18, 20 also released as A Believer Sings The Truth (Priority 38074), 1982.
Tracks 21-24 released on I Believe… (Arrival 3870), 1984.

(All tracks recorded January 1979, in Nashville; except tracks 7,11,18 recorded May 1979, in Hendersonville, TN.)

Disc Two produced by Charlie Bragg (tracks 1-12 ) and Marty Stuart (tracks 13-26).
Tracks 1-12, previously unreleased unnamed album (except track 4, previously released as a bonus track on the album Ultimate Gospel (Columbia/Legacy 88697 05838 2) 2007; and track 8, previously released on the album The Great Seventies Recordings (Reader’s Digest A764438), 2010.
Tracks 13-22, from the withdrawn-from-release album Johnny Cash—Gospel Singer (Priority 38503) 1983, subsequently released as Believe In Him (Word 47828), 1986, in a different sequence.
Tracks 23-26, previously unreleased outtakes from sessions for the album Johnny Cash—Gospel Singer.

(Tracks 1-12 recorded October, December 1975, in Hendersonville, TN; tracks 13-26 recorded May, August, September, October, December 1982, in Nashville.)

Tracks

  1. # Title Lyrics
  2. Disc 1
  3. 1 Wings In The Morning
  4. 2 Gospel Boogie (A Wonderful Time Up There)
  5. 3 Over The Next Hill (We’ll Be Home) (with Anita Carter)
  6. 4 He’s Alive (with June Carter Cash)
  7. 5 I’ve Got Jesus In My Soul
  8. 6 When He Comes (with Rosanne Cash)
  9. 7 I Was There When It Happened (with Marshall Grant)
  10. 8 I’m A New Born Man
  11. 9 Strange Things Happening Every Day
  12. 10 Children Go Where I Send Thee
  13. 11 I’m Just An Old Chunk Of Coal
  14. 12 Lay Me Down In Dixie (with Cindy Cash)
  15. 13 Don’t Take Everybody To Be Your Friend
  16. 14 You’ll Get Yours And I’ll Get Mine (with Rodney Crowell)
  17. 15 Oh Come, Angel Band
  18. 16 This Train Is Bound For Glory (with June Carter Cash)
  19. 17 I’m Gonna Try To Be That Way (with Jan Howard)
  20. 18 What On Earth Will You Do (For Heaven’s Sake)
  21. 19 That’s Enough
  22. 20 The Greatest Cowboy Of Them All (with Jack Routh)
  23. 21 Didn’t It Rain
  24. 22 He Touched Me (with Rodney Crowell)
  25. 23 Way Worn Traveler (with Helen Carter)
  26. 24 I’ll Have A New Life (with June Carter Cash)
  27. 25 Truth (previously unreleased)
  28. Disc 2
  29. 1 Back In The Fold
  30. 2 Look Unto The East
  31. 3 I Was There When It Happened
  32. 4 Sanctified
  33. 5 Would You Recognize Jesus
  34. 6 That’s Just Like Jesus
  35. 7 What On Earth Will You Do (For Heaven’s Sake)
  36. 8 Keep Me From Blowing Away
  37. 9 Don’t Give Up On Me
  38. 10 Over The Next Hill (We’ll Be Home)
  39. 11 Far Side Banks Of Jordan (duet with June Carter Cash)
  40. 12 Our Little Old Home Town
  41. 13 Belshazzar
  42. 14 My Children Walk In Truth
  43. 15 The Old Rugged Cross (duet with Jessi Colter)
  44. 16 One Of These Days I’m Gonna Sit Down And Talk To Paul
  45. 17 God Ain’t No Stained Glass Window
  46. 18 Half A Mile A Day
  47. 19 Another Wide River To Cross
  48. 20 You’re Drifting Away
  49. 21 Believe In Him
  50. 22 Over There
  51. 23 Gospel Road
  52. 24 What Is Man
  53. 25 Wildwood In The Pines
  54. 26 Never Grow Old