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Johnny Cash (born J.R. Cash, February 26, 1932 – September 12, 2003) was a Grammy Award-winning American country singer and songwriter.
Cash is widely considered to be one of the most influential American musicians of the 20th century. Although primarily remembered as a country music icon, his genre-spanning songs and sound embraced rock and roll, rockabilly, blues, folk, and gospel. This crossover appeal won Cash the rare honor of multiple induction in the Country Music, Rock and Roll, and Gospel Music Halls of Fame. Read more on Last.fm
The reverence for Johnny Cash remains deep.
“My hope is that, with all that is going on in our world, Johnny would be proud of this new recording of “Redemption Day.” He would feel like the song has found its moment.” – Sheryl Crow
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Released on this day in 1974, the album 'Ragged Old Flag' featured one of Johnny Cash's most enduring patriotic songs as its title track. Watch Cash lead The Highwaymen on the track during a 1990 performance:
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Apr 04, 2019
"On a moonbeam there might come a spirit rider
Who'll be watching for a flickering in the gloom..."
This stirring poem by Johnny Cash was turned into an original song by Jamey Johnson on 'Johnny Cash: Forever Words.'
Apr 02, 2019
“...Johnny’s voice dominates, and that cragged baritone, unflinchingly honest, gives this movie a personal voice that few music documentaries can match.”
Read Geoffrey Himes' review of "The Gift: The Journey of Johnny Cash" in Paste Magazine: https://bit.ly/2FTvIv7
Apr 02, 2019
History was made in Memphis on this day in 1956, when Johnny Cash recorded "I Walk The Line" at Sun Studio. In honor of this milestone, enjoy a listen to Cash's early demo, cut some time before the historic session.
Apr 01, 2019
The legendary live version of "Folsom Prison Blues" - recorded at the very prison that inspired it - was released as a single on this day in 1968. It had always been a staple of Cash's live sets, as this 1971 performance in Denmark attests.
Mar 30, 2019
Built by Braxton Dixon between 1968-1979, this was the home of Johnny and June for over 40 years. Barry Gibb of the 1970s pop group the Bee Gees bought the property in 2006 and planned to write songs there. The house unfortunately no longer stands, but the family spirit remains.
"We catch Dad here at a point in his life, when he was true, when he was aware, when his voice was perfect...it’s a memory to me of who my dad was at the time.”- John Carter Cash to The Guardian on the recordings heard on #OutAmongTheStars, which had its 5th Anniversary this month.
Mar 26, 2019
Johnny Cash introduces Loretta Lynn Official before she was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 1988.
Mar 25, 2019
‘Out Among The Stars’ was released on this day in 2014. This album features lost songs recorded with Billy Sherrill and finished at the Cash Cabin studio.
Mar 21, 2019
"A powerful, fully authorized tribute to one of the greatest American voices." – IndieWire
Here's a look at 'The Gift: The Journey of Johnny Cash,' Thom Zimny's documentary about Cash's 1968 iconic visit to Folsom Prison. The world premiere took place at SXSW last week.
Mar 18, 2019
Ruston Kelly & Kacey Musgraves turned a love letter that Johnny Cash wrote to June Carter Cash into a beautiful ballad. This video for “To June This Morning” was filmed at the remains of Johnny and June’s home in Hendersonville, Tennessee.
Mar 17, 2019
It’s been 50 years since Johnny Cash recorded his live “At San Quentin” album, which hit #1 on both the Country and Pop album charts and was nominated for Album of the Year at the Recording Academy / GRAMMYs.
Go behind the scenes with Jim Marshall Photography LLC in the oversized photo book “Johnny Cash at Folsom & San Quentin.”
From multiple takes of the famed “Cash flipping the bird” photo, to rehearsing with the band, to pouring his heart out to the prisoners, each intimate moment at San Quentin is captured by the legendary photographer’s lens. Featuring an essay by Marty Stuart, the book is essential for any Cash fan. Get your copy now at https://amzn.to/2Tcg15L.
Mar 09, 2019
The late Johnny Cash returns to Folsom Prison in "The Gift: The Journey of Johnny Cash," Thom Zimny's documentary focusing on the icon's legendary Jan. 13, 1968 visit to the California penitentiary.
See an exclusive clip of never-before-seen images of Cash's visit on Billboard: http://ow.ly/kKGY30nYXDC
The film premieres at SXSW today.
📸: Silver Screen Collection/Hulton Archive/Getty Images
Mar 08, 2019
Like her mother, Maybelle Carter, June Carter Cash was a strong woman and talented performer who profoundly affected Johnny’s life and career. #InternationalWomensDay