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Johnny Horton's Greatest Hits ()

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  1. North to Alaska
  2. Whispering Pines
  3. Johnny Reb
  4. The Mansion You Stole
  5. I'm Ready, If You're Willing
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  1. North to Alaska
  2. Whispering Pines
  3. Johnny Reb
  4. The Mansion You Stole
  5. I'm Ready, If You're Willing
  6. When It's Springtime in Alaska (It's Forty Below)
  7. Honky-Tonk Man
  8. The Battle of New Orleans
  9. All for the Love of a Girl
  10. Sink the Bismarck
  11. Comanche (The Brave Horse)
  12. Jim Bridger
  13. Johnny Freedom (Freedomland)
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Even though he also cut a slew of country ballads and honky tonk tunes, Horton's fame rests with these folk saga songs. After spending the majority of the '50s reworking the classic sound of Hank Williams, Lefty Frizzell, and Webb Pierce, Horton scored with country shuffle cuts like "Honky Tonk Man." It wasn't until 1958, though, that he broke nationally with several geographical and historical themes like "When It's Springtime in Alaska" and "Johnny Reb." And while other drum, fife, and banjo production numbers like "The ...

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