Johnny Cash Is Coming to Town is the 73rd album by Johnny Cash, released in 1987, and his first for Mercury Records. The track "Sixteen Tons" was previously a hit for Tennessee Ernie Ford, "The Big Light" is an Elvis Costello song from his album King of America, released the previous year and "Let Him Roll" is from Guy Clark's debut, Old No. 1. The album reached #36 on the country charts, while the only single, "The Night Hank Williams Came to Town", peaked at #43.
Pressed on 180G vinyl.
A1. The Big Light
A2. The Ballad Of Barbara
A3. I'd Rather Have You
A4. Let Him Roll
A5. The Night Hank Williams Came To Town
B1. Sixteen Tons
B2. Letters From Home
B3. W. Lee O'Daniel (And The Light Crust Dough Boys)
B4. Heavy Metal (Don't Mean Rock And Roll To Me)
B5. My Ship Will Sail