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Wanted! The Outlaws
Compilation album by Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson, Jessi Colter and Tompall Glaser
Released Original: January 12, 1976
Re-issued: February 15, 1996
Genre Country
Outlaw country
Length Re-issue: 60:49
Label RCA Victor
Producer Waylon Jennings
Richie Albright
Professional reviews
Waylon Jennings chronology
Dreaming My Dreams
Wanted! The Outlaws
Mackintosh & T.J.

Wanted! The Outlaws is an album by Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson, Jessi Colter, and Tompall Glaser, released in RCA Victor in 1976, and consisting of previously released material. Released to capitalize on the new outlaw country movement, Wanted! The Outlaws earned its place in music history by becoming the first country album to sell a million copies. The original liner notes were written by Chet Flippo, a contributor to Rolling Stone, and offer a short introduction and some praise on each artist involved with the project.

The album quickly reached #1 on the country charts and peaked at #10 on the pop charts, with two hit singles released, "Suspicious Minds" and "Good Hearted Woman." The two peaked at #2 and #1, respectively, both featuring Jennings. Wanted! The Outlaws was reissued on CD on RCA Records in 1996 with ten bonus tracks. Only one of these, Steve Earle's "Nowhere Road", had previously been unreleased.


Track listing


Side one

  1. "My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys" (Sharon Rice) – 2:48
    • Performed by Jennings
  2. "Honky Tonk Heroes" (Billy Joe Shaver) – 3:27
    • Performed by Jennings
  3. "What's Happened to Blue Eyes" (Jessi Colter) – 2:15
    • Performed by Colter
  4. "You Mean to Say" (Colter) – 2:28
    • Performed by Colter
  5. "Suspicious Minds" (Mark James) – 3:55
    • Performed by Jennings and Colter

Side two

  1. "Good Hearted Woman" [Live] (Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson) – 2:56
    • Performed by Jennings and Nelson
  2. "Heaven or Hell" (Nelson) – 1:37
    • Performed by Jennings and Nelson
  3. "Me and Paul" (Nelson) – 3:45
    • Performed by Nelson
  4. "Yesterday's Wine" (Nelson) – 2:58
    • Performed by Nelson
  5. "T for Texas" (Jimmie Rodgers) – 4:12
    • Performed by Glaser
  6. "Put Another Log on the Fire (Male Chauvinist National Anthem)" (Shel Silverstein) – 2:16
    • Performed by Glaser

Bonus tracks (20th anniversary reissue)

12. "Slow Movin' Outlaws" - Waylon Jennings
13. "(I'm a) Ramblin' Man" - Waylon Jennings
14. "If She's Where You Like Livin' (You Won't ...)" - Jessi Colter
15. "It's Not Easy" - Jessi Colter
16. "Why You Been Gone So Long" - Jessi Colter
17. "Under Your Spell Again" - Waylon Jennings & Jessi Colter
18. "I Ain't the One" - Waylon Jennings & Jessi Colter
19. "You Left a Long, Long Time Ago" - Willie Nelson
20. "Healing Hands of Time" - Willie Nelson
21. "Nowhere Road" - Waylon Jennings & Willie Nelson


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