Leon Russell used his alter ego, Hank Wilson, to explore his love of country classics, and the songs here certainly qualify, be it the venerable "Wabash Cannonball" or "Tumbling Tumbleweeds," or a run through the honky-tonk "If You've Got The Money Honey (I've Got the Time)," Lefty Frizell's hit tune.
Hank Wilson's Back Vol. I is an album by singer and songwriter Leon Russell singing as Hank Wilson. The album was recorded in 1973 at Bradley's Barn, Mount Juliet, Tennessee. The album was mixed at Ardent Studios. The album has classic country and bluegrass tunes and was produced by J. J. Cale, Audie Ashworth, Leon Russell, and Denny Cordell. Originally released as a vinyl LP, Hank Wilson's Back Vol. I was re-released on CD by DCC Compact Classics in 1990 and again by The Right Stuff Records in 1996.
Leon Russell - If You've Got The Money Honey (I've Got The Time) 02:22. Leon Russell - Tumbling Tumbleweeds 03:33. Leon Russell - I'm Movin' On 02:27. Leon Russell - Waltz Across Texas 02:59. Leon Russell - On The Wings Of A Dove 03:07. Leon Russell - I'll Be There If You Ever Want Me 02:56. Leon Russell - I Saw The Light 02:21.
Hank Wilson Vol. II - I'm Movin' On, Tumbling Tumbleweeds, Oh Lonesome Me and 12 more tracks from this album here for free. More albums by this artist. Hank Wilson Vol. II. From: Leon Russell. Count: 12. Views: 7. II tracks. I'm Movin' On. Tumbling Tumbleweeds.
Russell released the album Hank Wilson's Back! (Vol. 1), which was recorded at producer Owen Bradley's barn studio in Nashville in 1973. The album made it into the Top Thirty Hits. Russell released a new album Hank Wilson, Vol. 3: Legend in My Time. Returning to his county artist name on Ark 21 Records, released in 1998
Vocals – Willie Nelson
|2||Oh Lonesome Me
Written-By – Don Gibson
Written-By – Pee Wee King, Redd Stewart
|4||Heartaches By The Number
Written-By – Harlan Howard
|5||If You've Got The Money Honey, I've Got The Time
Written-By – Jim Beck, Lefty Frizzell
Written-By – Bob Nolan
|7||I'm Movin On
Written-By – Clarence E. Snow
|8||Waltz Across Texas
Written-By – Talmadge Tubb
|9||Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes
Written-By – Slim Willet
|10||On The Wings Of A Dove
Written-By – Bob Ferguson
|11||I'll Be There If You Ever Want Me
Written-By – Ray Price, Rusty Gabbard
|12||I Saw The Light
Written-By – Hank Williams
|PRL-0002||Leon Russell||Hank Wilson Vol. II (LP, Album)||Paradise Records||PRL-0002||US||1984|
|XP3535||Leon Russell||Hank Wilson Vol. II (LP, Album)||Paradise Records||XP3535||US||1982|
|PRC-0002||Leon Russell||Hank Wilson- Vol. II (Cass, Album)||Paradise Records||PRC-0002||US||Unknown|
|PRL-0002||Leon Russell||Hank Wilson Vol. II (LP, Album, Promo, EMW)||Paradise Records||PRL-0002||US||1984|