Johnny Cash struggled with his journey toward God. Before turning to Christ and bringing us all the Johnny Cash gospel songs we enjoy these days, the singer had to battle the evils of his addictions and even tried taking his ...

Country legend Johnny Cash sings about his interaction with a shoeshine boy in his song “Get Rhythm.” The song was released in 1956 as the B-side to his single “I Walk The Line,” but in 1969, it was re-released as ...

The gospel song “Uncloudy Day” provides relief and assurance of a place where sorrow is never going to exist. This place seems to be somewhere beyond our planet. And, it is only when we see God that we will be ...

Jerry Reed, a tall, blonde country music singer, and guitarist with a knack for writing songs and playing good-humored Southern-type characters, has undeniably marked his name in the music and film industries.  For starters, he was only 18 when record ...

In 2002, Johnny Cash released “The Man Comes Around” as the title track off the album American IV: The Man Comes Around – the last record released during his lifetime. The country legend wrote the song several years prior to ...

It’s pretty safe to say that only a few artists in the world are comparable with Johnny Cash. Not only is the country superstar considered as one of the most powerful and compelling voices in the history of country music ...

“Blue Suede Shoes” is an irrefutable iconic rock n’ roll anthem — a classic among classics, as they say. But while many think of Elvis Presley when they hear the hit song as he was the one who popularized it ...

With such exceptional musical style and uncanny talent, Hank Williams, Jr. has stepped out from his father’s long shadow and has emerged as one of the most popular country artists. Many of Hank Williams Jr. songs have even withstood the ...

Between 1969 and 1971, Johnny Cash captivated audiences around the world with songs of life, love, and heartache in the ABC musical variety show he hosted every Saturday night called The Johnny Cash Show. The primetime show, which was filmed ...

Merle Haggard has rightfully earned his perpetual spot among the greatest artists in the genre, leaving behind a magnificent and memorable legacy – and of course, some of the most iconic tunes we could only hope for.  On top of ...

While we may know Johnny Cash and Waylon Jennings as the seasoned members of the Highwaymen and among country music’s all-time greats – the two talented artists are actually pretty good buddies. Their longtime friendship can even be traced all ...

The Highwaymen, composed of four of the brightest country stars – Johnny Cash, Kris Kristofferson, Waylon Jennings, and Willie Nelson – is perhaps the greatest country music supergroup in history.  With such distinct singing voices, the four living legends shared ...

While being a sibling of a popular and more successful celebrity often leaves them stuck, living in their shadows, Johnny Cash’s youngest brother Tommy Cash went on to make a name for himself in the music industry.  Though he got ...

If Elvis Presley is generally considered the King of Rock ‘n Roll, Michael Jackson is Pop’s, then who is the ‘King of Country Music’?  The interesting thing about this is that Country has given all sorts of titles to singers, ...

For some reason, country songs about missing someone hit way so deep that you’d probably be so emotional you’d pour a drink while listening to it. After all, country music is known for being so in touch with raw feelings, ...

Through the years, country songs about fire have been among the most popular ones in the genre – whether it’s about a burning desire to say something, representing a plethora of emotions, or literal fires burning things to the ground. ...

There is no shortage of country songs about Tennessee. After all, the Great State is the home of the Music City, Nashville, where all the classic, iconic, and legendary country music is birthed. And so, here’s 20 country songs that ...

There has been no shortage of remarkable and talented country singers over the years. But do you know there’s something much better than one country singer? Well, that happens every time two artists join forces to create fantastic, new country ...

It is undeniable that Johnny Cash remains to be one of the legendary icons in country music history. But as successful as he was, his career was not without trouble. In fact, he encountered a lot of them, and one ...

Of course, the key to being a country superstar is to be a talented vocalist. But there’s a little extra something with those male country singers with deep voice that makes fans go wild.  While some may have had low ...

Halloween is just around the corner, and whether you’re planning to throw a spooky party of your own or just hand out some candies around your neighborhood – nothing will beat the best creepy country songs playing all through the ...

It’s amazing how country gospel songs can affect anyone who hears them – country fan or not. They work wonders in touching those feelings of hope that we need to be reminded of in moments of failure and change – ...

There are so many great country karaoke songs out there, and picking the right one may make or break the night. You will never know when your friends are going to invite you over for a karaoke party; so, you ...

Before dying in 2003, the Man in Black wrote one last masterpiece for generations to come – and it utilized one of his favorite subjects: trains. Johnny Cash’s last song, “Like the 309,” will take you on a bumpy train ...

Dubbed as the saddest video in history, Hurt by Johnny Cash can still bring tears to every listener – recalling how heartfelt the singer put emotion in every word. It is a cover song that has become more popular than ...

Ranked as the number one music museum in the world by Forbes and National Geographic Traveler, the Johnny Cash Museum holds one of the world’s largest and most comprehensive collections of Johnny Cash artifacts and memorabilia in the world. Located ...

Johnny Cash songs are among the most recognizable ones in the history of the music industry. They define him as being the artist who has successfully blurred the lines between country, folk, and later, rock and roll. Here are some ...

In 1956, Johnny Cash’s “I Walk The Line” ranked atop the Billboard’s Hot Country Songs chart – his first No. 1 hit after three attempts with only moderate chart ratings. The song spent more than 43 weeks on the record ...

In 1963, the world of country music was blessed with another iconic song – and it’s none other than Johnny Cash’s “Ring of Fire.” The single appeared on Cash’s album, Ring of Fire: The Best of Johnny Cash. Written by ...

The popular hymn “When the Roll is Called Up Yonder” is familiar to most American churchgoers. Its origin can be traced back to many decades – 1893 to be exact. Ever since then, there are already over five hundred versions ...

Being the only son of two of the biggest names in country music – Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash -John Carter Cash persists in maintaining and expanding the family legacy. In addition to being a Grammy Award-winning singer and ...

John Carter Cash talked about his legendary father, Johnny Cash, and revealed such a heartwarming story. According to John Carter Cash, the music icon was once asked by Larry King – live on television – what he would like to ...

John Carter Cash has always been a very proud son to his father, Johnny Cash – especially on how the music icon showed incredible resilience and strength as his life came to an end. John Carter Cash remembered his father ...

12 years after Vivian’s book release, My Darling Vivian (2020) would be added to the artistic interpretations of the Vivian Liberto and Johnny Cash love story. This time, it’s told by their four children.  These series of creative productions about ...

Country music won’t be the same without the supergroup that made the greatest hits of all time. When the Highwaymen decided to make music together in 1985, they made history. Their combined talents pulled fans across the globe, making their ...

In 1967, the most iconic country couple Johnny Cash and June Carter, released a version of the iconic duet “Jackson.” Not only did it reach No. 2 on the US Country charts, but it also won a Grammy Award for ...

Thirty-three years ago, Rosanne Cash recorded her rendition of “Tennessee Flat Top Box.”  It was released in 1987 as the third single off her highly successful album King’s Record Shop, and it sailed to the top spot of Billboard Hot ...

The American country music group the Highwaymen – composed of Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, and Kris Kristofferson – released “Desperados Waiting For A Train” off their debut album Highwayman in 1985. The supergroup’s version reached No. 15 on ...

Johnny Cash knew too well how to hold on to the songs and the people he loved. Among these songs was Bob Dylan’s “One Too Many Mornings,” which he covered numerous times. In 1986, he released a new “One Too ...

Johnny Cash may have cultivated an outlaw image, but he never actually served a prison sentence. His imagination indeed took him to prison in his song “Folsom Prison Blues.” It is one of his earliest songs, which was first recorded ...

A popular hymn dating back to 1912, “The Old Rugged Cross” has been sending those lost from the Lord back into his graces with its strong and resonating message. Various country music artists have since covered the hymn throughout the ...

The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees of 2020 are ready and several country artists will join dozens more to honor this year’s inductees. Happening on November 7, 2020, country stars Luke Bryan, Brad Paisley, and Gwen Stefani will ...

The world of country music is one big family consisting of artists, songwriters, fans, you name it. And if one is without the other, it’s not really complete. So as proof of the undying legacy of one of country music ...

Prior to living glamorous lives, the tour busses, sold-out concert venues, and television appearances time after time, country stars had to work their way through and had their share of experiences doing multiple other jobs with some being straight awful, ...

In 1974, Johnny Cash revealed his admiration for the American flag in his single “Ragged Old Flag,” which eventually became one of his career’s most meaningful songs. It was released as the only single off Cash’s album of the same ...

Johnny Cash’s name is one of the most recognizable in the history of country music. As the voice behind classic songs such as “A Boy Named Sue,” Cash was, and still is incredibly popular with millions of people. Released at ...

Johnny Cash spent over 2 decades working with Columbia Records. With numerous, timeless hits and top-grossing albums, the relationship between Cash and Columbia seemed to be flawless. But in 1986, Nashville was shocked at the news that Columbia and Cash ...

Johnny Cash has unapologetically made strong statements through the songs that he wrote during the Vietnam war. These songs were in opposition to the Vietnam war like “What is Truth” and the socially conscious “Man in Black.”  Following the resignation ...

To the world, he was ‘The Man in Black.’ To Johnny Cash’s children, the legendary country singer was simply their dad. Johnny Cash is highly regarded as one of the best country singers of all time. With hits like “Ring ...

Get your Fourth of July playlists ready with these spirited, patriotic country songs that pay tribute to what it means to be an American. We’ve rounded up the most moving songs from Johnny Cash, Billy Ray Cyrus to Brad Paisley, ...

Individually blazing their own trails was perhaps the main fuel to The Highwaymen‘s road of success, thereby placing them on top of the music industry in the ’80s. Why wouldn’t they be? This dream team composed by four of the ...

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This sounds crazy but Johnny Cash’s musical legend isn’t just a memory. His old records aside, it seems that his voice has been resurrected into two unique individuals with exceptional talents. They both sounded exactly like Johnny Cash. Meet Thomas ...

On April 1, 1984, George Jones and Johnny Cash teamed up to sing Cash’s 1959 prison themed song, “I Got Stripes.” “I Got Stripes” was the perfect song for a Johnny Cash and George Jones collab as both had a ...

The 11th Grammy Awards was held in Los Angeles on March 12, 1969. The awards recognized accomplishments by artists during the year including that of our country singers. This included the Best Country Vocal Performance (Female), Best Country Performance (Male), ...

Cindy Cash is the daughter of country music legend Johnny Cash with his first wife Vivian Liberto. During her early years as a performer, she went on tours with her dad and June Carter. source: discogs.com Cindy Cash and Her ...

HENDERSONVILLE, TN – The 4.5-acre lakefront property in Tennessee where country music couple Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash lived for more than three decades has already been sold for $3.2 million. This April 19, 1969 file photo shows country ...

Daddy Sang Bass “Daddy Sang Bass” was an original song written by rockabilly legend Carl Perkins.  Back then, Perkins was a member of the traveling show formed by Johnny Cash. Perkins had the song pertain to the families from the ...

Have you watched the movie, Logan? Well, if you did, you might have heard Johnny Cash‘s great song “Hurt.” It was featured in the last installment of Hugh Jackman’s character of Wolverine. The song was appropriate to the theme of ...

Johnny Cash was first seen by the inmate Merle Haggard at San Quentin on January 1, 1958. The concert helped the latter change his life forever. Via selvedgeyard.com Merle Haggard The death of Merle Haggard’s father deeply affected him. He ...