Johnny Horton's * The Battle of New Orleans * Original 45rpm 1957 Vinyl Record with Original Picture Sleeve : Columbia Records # 4-41339 . A Side : The Battle of New Orleans , B Side : All For the Love of a Girl . "The Battle of New Orleans" is the name of a song written by Jimmie Driftwood. The song details the 1815 Battle of New Orleans from the perspective of an American fighting alongside Andrew Jackson against British forces, but the tone is lighthearted. It has been recorded by many artists, but the one most often associated with this song is Johnny Horton. His version topped the Billboard Hot 100 in 1959. The 45rpm Vinyl is good condition , with some light surface scratches , the original picture sleeve is in fair condition and fully intact , but does have some wear and slight paper stains ( see pics ). A very rare Johnny Horton music collectible. Email with any questions before purchasing if you are unsure about something. We ONLY accept Money Orders , Cashiers Checks or U.S. Cash as payment ( we do NOT accept personal checks or online payment at all). Please email about local pick-up , we are located in NYC in Times Square. All International Customers MUST email us before purchasing this item.