Various Artists

Billboard Top Country Hits: 1961

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This budget set brings ten of 1961's biggest country recordings as part of Rhino's ongoing Billboard chart hit series. Big-ticket items include Buck Owens ("Foolin' Around"), Patsy Cline's "I Fall To Pieces," Jimmy Dean's "Big Bad John," George Jones' "Tender Years," and Johnny Horton's "North to Alaska." Hits from Faron Young, Don Gibson, Floyd Cramer, and Marty Robbins complete the set.

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