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From the Album 1. Hello Out There 3. Spotlight 5. Drive On 7. I Love You Tonite 9. Have You Ever Been To Little Rock? 11. Well Alright 13. She Sang Sweet Baby James 15. Poor Valley Girl 17. Soldier Boy 19. Sing It Pretty Sue 21. Like A Soldier

From the Album 1. The Man Comes Around 2. Hurt 3. Give My Love To Rose 4. Bridge Over Troubled Water 5. I Hung My Head 6. The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face 7. Personal Jesus 8. In My Life 9. Sam Hall 10. Danny Boy 11. Desperado 12. Im So Lonesome I Could Cry 13. Tear Stained Letter 14. Streets Of Laredo 15. Well Meet Again

From the Album 1. Hey Porter 2. Cry, Cry, Cry 3. I Walk The Line 4. Get Rhythm 5. There You Go 6. Ballad Of A Teenage Queen 7. Big River 8. Guess Things Happen That Way 9. All Over Again 10. Dont Take Your Guns To Town 11. Five Feet High And Rising 12. The Rebel - Johnny Yuma 13. Tennessee Flat Top Box 14. I Still Miss Someone 15. Ring Of Fire 16. The Ballad Of Ira Hayes 17. Orange Blossom Special 18. Were You There When They Crucified My Lord 19. It Aint Me Babe 20. The One On The Right Is On The Left 21. Jackson 22. Folsom Prison Blues 23. Daddy Sang Bass 24. Girl From The North Country 25. A Boy Named Sue 26. If I Were A Carpenter 27. Sunday Mornin Comin Down 28. Flesh And Blood 29. Man In Black 30. Ragged Old Flag 31. One Piece At A Time 32. (Ghost) Riders In The Sky 33. Song Of The Patriot 34. Highwayman 35. The Night Hank Williams Came To Town 36. The Wanderer

From the Single The Chicken In Black

Other Songs 09 Solitary Man 10 Wayfaring Stranger 12 Hung My Head 13 The Man Comes Around 14 Well Meet Again 25 Minutes To Go 2 Times & Pass 40 Shades of Green 706 Union A Backstage Pass A Front Row Seat to Hear Ole Johnny Sing A Half A Mile A Day A Legend In My Time A Letter from Home A Satisfied Mind A Singer Of Songs A Thing Called Love A Wednesday Car A Wonderful Time Up There A Wound Time Cant Erase Abner Brown Accidentally On Purpose Accidentaly on Purpose After All After Taxes After the Ball Against the Wind Aint No Grave All Around Cowboy All of God's Children Ain't Free Aloha Oe Always Alone Amazing Grace Amen American Trilogy Ancient History Angel and the Badman Angel Band Angels Love Bad Men Another Man Done Gone Another Man Done Gone (Feat A Another Song to Sing ANY OLD WIND THAT BLOWS Apache Tears Appalachian Pride Are All the Children In Arkansas Lovin' Man As Long As As Long As The Grass Shall Grow Austin Prison Away In a Manger Baby Ride Easy Bad News Ballad Of A Teenage Wueen Ballad of Annie Palmer Ballad of Barbara Ballad of Ira Hayes Ballad Of The Ark Ballad Of The Harp Weaver Banks Of The Ohio Beans for Breakfast Bed of Roses Bed of Roses [DVD] Before My Time Begin West Movement Belshazzar Best Friend Big Bad John Big Foot Big Harlan Taylor Big Iron Big River II Bills Theme Billy and Rex and Oral and Bob Bird On A Wire Blistered Blizzard Blue Christmas Blue Suede Shoes Boa Constrictor Bonanza! Born And Raised In Black And White Born to Lose Boss Jack Boxcar Blues Brakeman's Blues [Incomplete] Brand New Dance Break my mind Breaking Bread Broken Freedom Song Brown Eyed Handsome Man Brown-Eyed Handsome Man Bury Me Not on the Lone Prairie Busted Call Daddy from the Mines Call of the Wild Call Your Mother Candy Man Cant Help But Wonder Where Im Bound Carry Me Back to Old Virginia Casey Jones Casey's Last Ride Cat's In The Cradle 'Cause I Love You Chain Gang Chattanooga Sugarbabe Children Go Where I Send Thee Christmas as I Knew It Christmas Time's A Comin' Christmas With You Cindy Cisco Cliftons Fillin Station City Jail [Live] City of New Orleans Clementine Cocain Blues Cocaine Blues Cocaine Carolina Cold, Cold Heart Cold Lonesome Morning Cold Shoulder [Previously Unreleased Track; Bonus Track] Color of the Blues Come Along and Ride This Train COME IN STRANGER Committed To Parkview Cool Water Country Boy Country Trash Crazy Old Soldier Crazy Old Soldier (Feat Ray C Crystal Chandeliers and Burgundy Custer Daddy Dark As A Dungeon Dark as the Dungeon Darlin Companion Daughter of a Railroad Man Dear Mrs. Delias Gone Desperado<br />(feat. Don Henley) Desperados Waiting For a Train Detroit City Devils Right Hand Dirty Old Egg Suckin Dog Dirty Old Egg Sucking Dog Dirty Old Egg-Suckin Dog Dirty Old Egg-Sucking Dog Divorce Me C.O.D. Do Lord Doin' My Time Don't Let the Stars Get in Your Eyes Don't Make Me Go Dont Step Mothers Roses Don't Step on Mother's Roses Dont Think Twice Its All Ri Don't Think Twice, It's All Right Dont think twiceits alright Dont You Think Its Come Our Time Doo Lord Dorraine Of Ponchartrain Down at Drippin' Springs Down the Line Down the Road I Go Down the Street to 301 Down There By The Train Drink To Me Drink to Me Only with Thine Eyes Drive On Alt Drums Engine 143 Even Cowgirls Get the Blues Everybody Loves a Nut Everybodys Trying To Be My Baby Family Bible Far Side Banks Of Jordan Far Side Banks of Jordan (Feat Farmer's Almanac Farther Along Fast Boat to Sydney Father and Daughter (Father and Son) Father and Son Field Of Diamonds Fire and Rain First Time Ever I Saw Your Face Flesh Flesh andamp; Blood Flowers On The Wall Flushed... Flushed From The Bathroom Of Your Heart Fool's Hall of Fame Fool's Hall of Fame [Previously Unreleased Track; Bonus Track] For Lovin' Me For The Good Times For You Forever Young Forty Shades of Green Four Strong Winds Frankie and Johnny Frankies Man Johnny From Sea to Shining Sea [Bonus Track] Further On Further On Up The Road Galway Bay Gatsby's Restaurant Gentle On My Mind Girl in Saskatoon Global Go on Blues God Ain't No Stained Glass Window God Bless Robert E. Lee God Must Have My Fortune Laid Away God Will Gods Gonna Cut You Down Goin' by the Book Going to Memphis Gone Good Morning, Friend Goodbye Little Darlin Goodbye Little Darlin Goodbye Goodnight Irene Gospel Boogie (A Wonderful Time Up There) Great Speckled Bird Green Green Grass Of Home Green Grow the Lilacs Greystone Chapel Half a Mile a Day Hank And Joe And Me Hank and the Hobo Happiness Is You Happy to Be With You Hard Times Hardin Wouldnt Run Hark The Herald Angels Sing Harley Have A Drink Of Water Have Thine Own Way Lord He Stopped Loving Her Today He Turned The Water Into Wine Heart Of Gold Heaven Heavy Metal Don't Mean Rock and Roll to Me Hell Be A Friend Hell Understand And Say Well Done Help Me Help Me Make it Through the Night Help Me Make It Through the Night [Live] Here Was a Man Heroes Hey, Good Lookin' Hiawatha's Vision Hidden Shame Highway Man Highway Patrolman Hit the Road and Go Home of the Blues Honky Tonk Girl Honky-Tonk Girl How Great Thou Art How Great Thou Art [Previously Unreleased Track] Hung My Heart I Am A Pilgrim I Call Him I Came To Believe I Can't Go on That Way [Previously Unreleased Track] I Can't Help It I Can't Help It (If I'm Still in Love with You) I Corinthians 15:55 I Could Never Be Ashamed of You I Couldnt Keep from Crying I Do Believe I Dont Hurt Anymore I Dont Know Where Im Bound I Drove Her Out Of My Mind I Feel Better All Over I Forgot More Than Youll Ever Know I Got a Boy (And His Name is John) I Got a Woman I Got Shoes I Got Stripes I Hardly Ever Sing Beer Drinking Songs (I Heard That) Lonesome Whistle I Heard That Lonesome Whistle Blow I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day I Love I Love You Because I Love You Because (Rare Alternate Version) I Love You Because [Undubbed Version] I Love You Love You I Love You Sweetheart I Never Met a Man Like You Before I Never Picked Cotton I Promise You I Ride An Old Paint I Saw a Man I Saw The Light I See A Darkness I Shall Not Be Moved I Therew All Away I Threw It All Away I Tremble for You I Want To Go Home I Wanted So [Previously Unreleased Track] I Was There When It Happened I Will Miss You When You Go I Will Rock and Roll With You I Wish I Was Crazy Again I Wont Back Down I Wont Have To Cross Jordan Alone I Would Like to See You Again I'd Just Be Fool Enough (To Fall) Id Rather Die Young If I Give My Soul If I Had a Hammer If I Told You Who It Was If the Good Lord's Willing If We Never Meet Again If We Never Meet Again This Side Of Heaven If You Could Read My Mind I'll Always Love You (In My Own Crazy Way) Ill Fly Away Ill Go Somewhere And Sing I'll Go Somewhere and Sing My Songs Again I'll Go Somewhere and Sing My Songs Again [DVD] Ill Remember You I'll Say It's True (With George Jones) I'll Take You Home Again Kathleen I'll Take You Home Again Kathleen [Previously Unreleased Track] Im A Drifter I'm A Drifter (Version 2 Flea Version) Im A Worried Man I'm Alright Now I'm an Easy Rider Im Bound For The Promised Land Im Free From The Chain Gang Now Im Going To Memphis I'm Gonna Sit on the Porch and Pick on My Old Guitar I'm Gonna Try to Be That Way I'm Just an Old Chunk of Coal I'm Leavin' Now Im Leaving Now Im Movin On Im On Fire Im Ragged But Im Right Im So Lonesome I Could Cry<br />(feat. Nick Cave) In a Young Girl's Mind In The Garden In The Jailhouse Now In the Sweet By and By In The Sweet Bye And Bye In Them Old Cottonfields Back Home In Your Mind Is This My Destiny? It Ain't Me Baby It Came Upon a Midnight Clear It Could Be You It Could Be You (Instead of Him) It Is What It Is It Takes One to Know Me It Takes One to Know Me (Feat It Was Jesus Itll Be Her Its All Over Its Just About Time It's Too Late Ive Been Everywhere I've Got a Thing About Trains Jackson/Big River Jacob Green Jambalaya Jambalaya (On the Bayou) Jesus Jesus Was a Carpenter Jim I Wore A Tie Today Joe Bean Johnny One Time Johnny Reb Joshua Gone Barbados Joy To The World Just As I Am Just One More Just The Other Side Of Nowhere Kate Katy Too Keep On The Sunny Side Keep on the Sunny Side (Feat Kentucky Straight King of Love King Of The Hill Kneeling Drunkards Plea Lady Last Night I Had The Strangest Last Night I Had The Strangest Dream Last Thing on My Mind [Previously Unreleased Track] Lay Back With My Woman Lay Me Down In Dixie Lead Me Father Lead Me Gently Home Leave That Junk Alone Legend of John Henrys Hammer Let The Lower Lights Be Burning Let The Train Blow The Whistle Let There Be Country Life Goes On Life of a Prisoner [Live] Life's Railway to Heaven [Previously Unreleased Track] Like The 309 Lily of the Valley [Previously Unreleased Track] Little at a Time Little Drummer Boy Little Green Fountain Little Magic Glasses Living Legend Loading Coal Lonesome to the Bone Long Black Veil Long Black Veil The Long Legged Guitar Pickin' Man Long-Legged Guitar Pickin Man Look at Them Beans Look for Me Look Unto The East Lookin' Back in Anger [Live] Lord Lord Lord Losin' You Louisiana Man Love Has Lost Again Love Has No Pride Loves Been Good To Me Lovesick Blues Loving Her Was Easier (Than Anything I'll Ever Do Again) Lumberjack Luther Played the Boogie Luthers Boogie Mama, You Been on My Mind Mama Youve Been On My Mind Mamas Baby Man in White Man On The Hill Man Who Couldn't Cry [Live] Mary Of The Wild Moor Matthew 24 Matthew 24 (Is Knocking at the Door) Matthew Twenty-Four Me and Bobby McGee Me and Bobby McGee [Live] Mean as Hell Mean Eyed Cat Meet Me In Heaven Melva's Wine Memories Are Made Of This Mercy Seat Merry Christmas Mary Michigan City Howdy Do Miss Tara Mississippi Sand Missouri Waltz Mister Garfield Mountain Lady Move It on Over Mr. Garfield Mr Lonesome Mule Train My Children Walk in Truth My Clinch Mountain Home My God Is Real My Grandfathers Clock My Old Faded Rose My Old Kentucky Home (Turpentine and Dandelion Wine) My Ship Will Sail My Shoes Keep Walking Back to You Nasty Dan Ned Kelly Never Grow Old New Mexico Next in Line Nine Pound Hammer No Charge No Earthly Good No Expectations No Good Chain Gang No No No No One Will Ever Know Nobody Nobody Cared [Live] Nothing Can Stop My Loving You O Come All Ye Faithful O Little Town of Bethlehem Oh Bury Me Not Oh Come, Angel Band Oh, Lonesome Me Oh What A Dream Oh, What a Good Thing We Had Old Account Was Settled Long Ago Old Apache Squaw Old Chunk of Coal Old Doc Brown Old Dogs Children and Watermelon Wine Old Shep Old Time Feeling Ole Slew Foot On the Evening Train On The Via Dolorosa Once Before I Die One One and One Makes Two One More Ride One of These Days Im Gonna Sit Down and Talk to Paul One Rose (That's Left in My Heart) [Mono Version] One Too Many Mornings One Way Rider Oney Orange Bloosom Special Orleans Parish Prison Orphan of the Road Out Among The Stars Outside Looking In Over The Next Hill (We'll Be Home) Over the Next Hill (We'll Be Home) [Previously Unreleased Track] Pack up Your Sorrows Papa Was a Good Man Paradise Peace In The Valley Peace in the Valley (For Me), (There'll Be) Pick the Wildwood Flower Pickin Time Pie In The Sky Please Dont Let Me Out Please Dont Play Red River Valley Please Don't Tell Me How the Story Ends Pocahontas Port of Lonely Hearts Power and the Glory Precious Memories Prisoners Song [Live] Redemption Redemption Day Redemption Song Reflections Remember Me Remember Me (I'm the One Who Love You) Remember Me (Im the One Who Loves You) Remember The Alamo Restless Kid [Previously Unreleased Track; Demo Version] Ride This Train Ringing The Bells For Jim Rock And Roll Ruby Rock and Roll Ruby [Bonus Track] Rock And Roll Shoes Rock Of Ages Rock & Roll Shoes Rockabilly Blues Rockabilly Blues (Texas 1955) Rockin' My Life Away Rockin' My Life Away [Live] Roll Call Rollin Free Rolling in My Sweet Baby's Arms Rose Of My Heart Roughneck Rowboat Run Softly Blue River Rusty Cage Saginaw, Michigan Saginaw, Michigan [Previously Unreleased Track] Salty Dog San Antonio Rose San Quentin Sanctified Say It's Not You Sea Of Heartbreak Seal It in My Heart and Mind [Previously Unreleased Track] Seasons Of My Heart See Ruby Fall Send A Picture Of Mother September When It Comes Settin' the Woods on Fire Shantytown She Used To Love Me A Lot She Wears Red Feathers Shepherd Of My Heart She's a Go-Er Shrimpin' Sailin' Silent Night Silent Night [DVD] Silent Night, Holy Night Silver Haired Daddy of Mine Silver Stallion Silver Threads (Amongst the Gold) Silver Threads and Golden Needles Sing a Travelin' Song Sing a Traveling Song Sing Me Back Home [DVD] Singer Of Songs Singing in Vietnam Talking Blues Sixteen Tons Slow Rider Smiling Bill Mccall Smiling Bill McCall [Mono Version; Bonus Track] Snow In His Hair So Doggone Lonesome Softly And Tenderly Sold Out of Flag Poles Soldier's Last Letter Solitary Man Someday My Ship Will Sail Song Of The Patriot<br />(feat. Marty Robbins) Song To Mama Songs That Make a Difference Southern Accents Southern Comfort Southwestward Southwind Spiritual Stampede Stand by Your Man Starkville City Jail Still In Town Straight As in Love Strawberry Cake Sugartime Sunday Morning Coming Down Suppertime Sweet Baby James Sweet Betsy from Pike Swing Low Sweet Chariot T Is For Texas Take Me Home Taller Than Trees Tell Him Im Gone Tender Years Tennessee Tennessee Flat-Top Box Tennessee Stud Texas Texas, 1947 Thanks a Lot Thanksgiving Prayer That Lucky Old Sun That Lucky Old Sun (Just Rolls Around Heaven All Day) That Old Wheel That Silver Haired Daddy Of Mine That's All Over Thats Enough That's One You Owe Me That's the Truth The Ballad of Boot Hill [Bonus Track] The Banks of the Ohio The Baron The Battle Of New Orleans The Beast In Me The Big Battle The Big Light The Caretaker The Christmas Guest The Christmas Spirit The Devil to Pay The Devils Right Hand The Evening Train The Fable Of Willie Brown The Flint Arrowhead The Fourth Man In The Fire The Gambler The General Lee The Gifts They Gave The Good Earth The Great Speckle Bird The Greatest Cowboy Of Them All The House Is Falling Down The Invertebraes (Poem) The Junkie and the Juicehead, Minus Me The Kneeling Drunkard's Plea The L and N Dont Stop Here Anymore The L & N Don't Stop Here Anymore The Last Cowboy Song The Last Thing On My Mind The Legend of Henrys Hammer The Legend of John Henrys Ham The Legend Of John Henrys Hammer The Lily of the Valley The Long Black Veil The Loving Gift The Man in Black The Man On The Hill The Man Who Couldnt Cry The Masterpiece The Matador The Mercy Seat The Mystery of Life The Old Account The Old Account Was Settled Long Ago The Old Gospel Ship The Old Rugged Cross The Old Spinning Wheel The One On The Left Is On The Right The One On The Right The One Rose The One Rose (That's Left in My Heart The Outside Looking In The Preacher Said Jesus Said The Rebel-Johnny Yuma The Reverend Mr. Black The Road to Kaintuck The Running Kind The Running Kind<br />(feat. Tom Petty) The Sinking of the Reuben James The Sound of Laughter The Streets of Laredo The Ten Commandments The Three Bells The Timber Man The Troubadour The Vanishing Race The Wall The Wanderer<br />(feat. U2) The Ways Of A Woman In Love The Whirl and The Suck The Wreck of the Ol 97 The Wreck of the Old 97' There Aint No Good Chain Gang (There'll Be) Peace in the Valley (There'll Be) Peace in the Valley (For Me) (There'll Be) Peace in the Valley [Live] These Are My People These Hands These Things Shall Pass Things Have Gone to Pieces Thirteen This Train Is Bound for Glory Tiger Whitehead Time Changes Everything TIME OF THE PREACHER To Beat the Devil To the Shining Mountains Too Little Too Late Train of Love Transfusion Blues Trouble In Mind Troublesome Waters Try Me One More Time Two Stories Wide Two Timin' Woman Two Timing Woman Unchained Understand Your Man Virgie Wabash Blues Wabash Cannonball Waiting For A Train Waiting on the Far Side Banks of Jordan Walkin The Blues Walking the Blues Wanderer Wanted Man Water From The Wells Of Home Wayfaring Stranger We Are The Shepherds We Got Paid by Cash [DVD] We Oughta Be Ashamed Welcome Back Jesus Welfare Line Were You There Were You There (When They Cruc Were You There When They Crucified My West Canterbury Subdivision Blues What Do I Care What Have You Got Planned Tonight Diana What Is Man What Is Truth? What On Earth What on Earth (Will You Do for Heaven's Sake) [Previously Unreleased Track] Whatd I Say When He Comes When He Reached Down When He Reached Down His Hand For Me When I Stop Dreaming When I Take My Vacation Heaven When I Take My Vacation in Heaven [Bonus Track] When Its Springtime in Alaska When It's Springtime in Alaska (It's Forty Below) When I've Learned When Papa Played The Dobro When the Grass Grows Over Me When The Man Comes Around When The Roll Is Called Up Yon When The Roll Is Called Up Yonder When the Roses Bloom Again When the Saints Go Marching In Where Did We Go Right Where The Soul Of Man Never Dies Where We'll Never Grow Old While Ive Got it on My Mind White Girl Who at My Door Is Standing Who Kept The Sheep Who's Gene Autry? Whos Gene Autry? (Feat John Why Do You Punish Me Why Do You Punish Me (For Loving You) Why Me Why Me Lord Wichita Lineman Wide Open Road Wildwood Flower Wildwood in the Pines Will the Circle Be Unbroken Wings In The Morning Without Love Worried Man Blues Would You Lay With Me Would You Lay with Me (In a Field of Stone) Wreck Of The Old 97 Wrinkled Crinkled Wadded Dollar Bill You and Tennessee You Are My Sunshine You Cant Beat Jesus Christ You Cant Beat Jesus Christ (F You Can't Have Your Kate and Edith, Too [Previously Unreleased Track] You Comb Her Hair You Gotta Be My Baby You Remembered Me You Wild Colorado You Win Again You Wont Have Far To Go You'll Be All Right Youll Never Walk Alone Your Cheatin' Heart You're My Baby You've Got a New Light Shining in Your Eyes
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John R. "Johnny" Cash was a singer-songwriter, actor, and author, widely considered one of the most influential American musicians of the 20th century.
Birth Name: J. R. Cash
Born: February 26, 1932
in Kingsland, Arkansas, United States
Died: September 12, 2003 (at the age of 71)
in Nashville, Tennessee, United States
(from complications from diabetes)
Height: 6' 2" (1.88 m)
Siblings: older brother Jack died in an accident with a whirling table saw in 1944
Spouse(s): June Carter Cash (m. 1968-2003)
(until her death on May 15th, 2003)
Vivian Liberto (m. 1954-1967)
Children: Rosanne Cash
John Carter Cash
Cindy Cash
Tara Cash
Kathy Cash
Genre(s): Country, rock and roll, gospel
Instrument(s): Vocals, guitar
Occupation(s): Singer-songwriter, musician, actor
Active From: 1954-2003
Associated Acts: The Tennessee Three, The Highwaymen, June Carter Cash, The Statler Brothers, The Carter Family, Area Code 615
Trademark: deep, distinctive voice; all black clothing.
Did You Know:
sold appliances while studying to be a radio announcer in Memphis, TN
I grew up in the '40s and I heard all these great speeches, like Winston Churchill. His most famous, or infamous commencement exercise speech was one that consisted of seven words. He stood before this graduating class and said: "Never, never, never, never give up."

I think the first time I knew what I wanted to do with my life was when I was about four years old. I was listening to an old Victrola, playing a railroad song. The song was called, "Hobo Bill's Last Ride." And I thought it was the most wonderful, amazing thing that I'd ever seen.

If you can hold your listener, hold their attention, and you're sure you know what you're doing, and know that you're communicating - You know, performance is communicating. You've got to communicate. You've got a song you're singing from your gut, you want that audience to feel it in their gut.

My father was a man of love. He always loved me to death. He worked hard in the fields, but my father never hit me. Never. I don't ever remember a really cross, unkind word from my father.

That was the big thing when I was growing up, singing on the radio. The extent of my dream was to sing on the radio station in Memphis. Even when I got out of the Air Force in 1954, I came right back to Memphis and started knocking on doors at the radio station.

After about three lessons the voice teacher said, "Don't take voice lessons. Do it your way."

The beast in me is caged by frail and fragile bars.
You build on failure. You use it as a stepping stone. Close the door on the past. You don't try to forget the mistakes, but you don't dwell on it. You don't let it have any of your energy, or any of your time, or any of your space.
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