The Carter Family

American family singing country, gospel and folk songs. The first generation was born 1891 to 1909. Later descendants include Charlene Carter and June Carter Cash (1929 - 2003).


Title.year of release.Label. No
Clinch Mountain Ballads 1956 PMR 206
All Time Favorites1960  
In Memory of A.P. Carter1960  
Together Again1962  
Anita Carter Sings Folk Songs Old and New1963   
The Carter Family1963   


Title.year of release.Label. number
The Original and Great Carter Family1962  RCA CamdenCAL-586
Great Original Recordings By The Carter Family 1963   
The Famous Carter Family 1963   
'Mid The Green Fields of Virginia (1920s,30s)1963RCA VictorLSP 2772
The Collection of Favorites1963 Longhorn   
Home Among The Hills 1965   
More Favorites By The Carter Family 1965   
Last Recordings, vol 11970   
Lonesome Pine Special 1971RCA Camden CAL 2473
Carter Family in Texas: Vol 11978   
Carter Family in Texas: Vol 71984   
Diamonds in the Rough1990 Copper Creek 
Wildwood Flower (2 CDs)1990Polygram 
[Reissue]2008 Not Now MusicNOT2CD280
Clinch Mountain Treasures1991   
Country Music Hall of Fame1991 Universal Special Products 
Gospel Glory1992   
Volume 1: 1927-1928 - Anchored in Love1992Victor  
Volume 2: 1928-1929 - My Clinch Mountain Home1993   
Volume 3: 1929-1930 - When My Roses Bloom in Dixieland1995   
Volume 4: 1930 - Worried Man Blues1995   
Volume 5: 1931-1932 - Sunshine in the Shadows1996   
Volume 6: 1932-1933 - Give Me The Roses While I Live1997   
Volume 7: 1933-1934 - Gold Watch and Chain1998   
Volume 8: 1934 - Longing For Old Virginia1998   
Volume 9: 1934 - 1941 - Last Sessions1998   
Anchored in Love: Their Complete Victor Recordings1994Rounder 
On Border Radio vol 11995 Arhoolie 
On Border Radio vol 2: 19391997 Arhoolie 
On Border Radio Vol 3: 19391999 Arhoolie 
In the Shadow of Clinch Mountain (Box with 12 CDs)2000 Bear FamilyBCD-15865
Wildwood Flower2000 Living Era 
Legends of Old Time Country2000 Pulse 
Best of the Carter Family Vol 1:2000 Country Stars 
Best of the Carter Family Vol 2: Wildwood Flower2000 Country Stars 
The Collection2001 MI Plus 
The Decca Sessions Volume One (1936)2001 Catfish 
The Decca Sessions Volume Two2002 Catfish 
Volume 1: 1927 - 34 (5 CDs)2002 JSP 
Volume 2: 1935 - 41 (5 CDs)2003 JSP 
Sunshine in the Shadows2003 Recall 
Country and Folk Roots2003 Pulse 
Greatest Hits 1927 - 342003 Fabulous 
The Unbroken Circle2004 Dualtone 
Country by the Carter Family2004 WMG 
Proper Introduction to The Carter Family: The Sunny Side 2004 Proper 
Best of 2005 Peformance 
20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection 2005 Mercury Nashville 
Can the Circle Be Unbroken (2 CDs)2006 Primo 
Country Folk (4 CDs)2007 Proper  
The Acme Sessions 1952 - 56 (2 CDs) 2008 JSP  
I'm Thinking Tonight of My Blue Eyes 2009    
Bring Back My Blue-Eyed Boy to Me (vinyl) 2010 Monk MK332

Collaboration - Carter Family with June Carter.

Title.year. Label
Gospel Gold2004 BCI

Anthology - Lynn Anderson, Moe Bandy, The Carter Family, Johnny Cash et al.

Title.year.Label. number
Country Christmas 1962Epic 


Bury Me Under The Weeping Willow/ Little Log Cabin By The Sea1927   
Keep On The Sunny Side/ River of Jordan1928   
Will You Miss Me When I'm Gone/ Little Darling, Pal of Mine1928   
Wildwood Flower/ Forsaken Love1928 VictorVI40000 
I Have No One To Love Me (But The Sailor)/Anchored In Love 1929Victor VI40036
Foggy Mountain Top/ My Clinch Mountain Home1929 VictorVI40058
Engine One-Forty-Three/ I'm Thinking To-Night of My Blue Eyes 1929  
God Gave Noah The Rainbow Sign/ Little Moses1929  
Lulu Walls/ Sweet Fern1929  
The Grave on The Green Hillside/ Diamonds In The Rough 1929  
John Hardy Was A Desperate Little Man/ Bring Back My Blue-Eyed Boy To Me 1929  
When The World's On Fire/ Keep On The Sunny Side1945  

Book: "Will You Miss Me When I'm Gone: The Carter Family and Their Legacy in American Music" by Mark Zwonitzer and Charles Hirshberg (2002)

Website - discography

Last updated on 16/01/2011