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Other Albums Featuring Jimmy Ellis/Orion

Tracks by Jimmy Ellis/Orion highlighted.
NOTES: Various artists album containing tracks by various uncredited performers. Promised Land is by Jimmy Ellis.
Released with two slightly different front covers one issued with black border on front cover and  yellow labels. Other has white border with white label.
Back covers are different on each album.
A sought after album due to this being the only official release of the above song.
NOTES: This release is often mistakenly referred to as being titled COUNTRY STARS or ALABAMA AND FRIENDS.
Apparently Shelby Singleton ran into some legal problems with this LP release, due to the inclusion of tracks by Alabama, and was forced to discontinue selling the album. The Alabama tracks were recorded before the band changed its name from Wild Country to Alabama.

Released 1975
Promised Land; You're Having My Baby; Son Of A Rotten Gambler; Annie's Song; Dance With Me; Old Man From The Mountain; Fairytale; Big Four Poster Bed; I'm Leaving It All Up To You; Ramblin' Man; Mississippi Cotton Pickin' Delta Town.

SUN 148  
Released 1982
I Wanna Be With You Tonight (Alabama); Am I That Easy To Forget (Orion); Great Balls Of Fire (Jerry Lee Lewis); Patches (Alabama); Loving You Is Killing Me (Alabama); Texas Tea (Orion); Folsom Prison Blues (Johnny Cash); Blue Suede Shoes (Carl Perkins).

GUSTO GT0081  
Released 1982
Leaving On A Jet Plane (The Kendalls); Endless Black Ribbon (Red Simpson); Train Of Love (Johnny Cash); Alabama (Red Sovine & Minnie Pearl); Movin' On (Dave Dudley); California Turn Around (Jack Greene); Ebony Eyes (Orion); Hey Porter (Johnny Cash); All Around The Water Tank (Jerry Lee Lewis); Silver Wings (Nashville Harmonica).

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