Johnny Cash

Beginning his career as an outlaw to the Nashville establishment, Johnny Cash has come to define country music over the last 40 years. At first, his unique mix of hillbilly music with gospel and blues made him a perfect fit at Sam Phillips' Sun records, where he recorded such classics as "Folsom Prison Blues" and "I Walk The Line." From there, Johnny signed with Columbia records and embarked on one of the most remarkable musical careers of the twentieth century. Transforming into The Man In Black, Johnny spent more than thirty years reinventing and contradicting himself--breaking all of the rules of traditional country music only to emerge as the ultimate mythic hero and archetype of the genre.

No other artist has touched the world of music quite like Johnny Cash. He is the only person to be inducted into the Country Music Hall Of Fame, The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame AND The Songwriter's Hall Of Fame. His very name is synonymous with the fight for the rights of the poor and downtrodden and the image of "The Man In Black" is as deeply American as the stars and stripes themselves. Johnny Cash is America.

Rosanne Cash, Kris Kristofferson To Headline 2017 Johnny Cash Heritage Festival

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Rosanne Cash and Kris Kristofferson to headline the Johnny Cash Heritage Festival

johnnycash.lnk.to Rosanne Cash and Kris Kristofferson will perform a two-hour concert at the first Johnny Cash Heritage Festival Oct. 21 in Dyess, Ark.

"On second thought, I do like to brag
'Cause I'm mighty proud of that ragged old flag."

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Johnny Cash

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Columbia / Legacy
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