“I Wish I Was Crazy Again”, song written by Bob McDill, was recorded by Johnny Cash And Waylon Jennings for the Columbia label, there was a first recording on April 21, 1976, without Waylon, in House Of Cash, Hendersonville, TN In the same session, “City Jail” and “Far side banks of Jordan” were also recorded. Johnny was accompanied at the recording session by: Jerry Hensley (guitar), Jack Routh (guitar), Bob Wooton (guitar), Marshall Grant (bass), WS Holland (drums), Larry McCoy (piano). The fi
“What Is Truth”, a song written and recorded by Johnny Cash for the Columbia label, was recorded on March 9, 1970, at Columbia Recording Studio B, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN. In the recording session Johnny Cash was accompanied by: Bob Wootton (guitar), Norman Blake (dobro), Marshall Grant (bass) and W.S. Holland (drums). With Bob Johnston's production, the song was released on March 18, 1970, and on May 30, 1970, reached # 3 on the US Hot Country Songs charts, remaining on the charts a
“Luther Played The Boogie”, a song written by Johnny Cash, was recorded by Johnny Cash And The Tennessee Two for the Sun label, was recorded on July 30, 1955, in that same session it was also recorded: “Folsom prison blues”, “Doggone lonesome” and “Meand eyed cat”. In the recording session Johnny was accompanied by: Luther Perkins (guitar) and Marshall Grant (bass). With the production of Sam Phillips, the song was released february 15, 1959..
"(Ghost) Riders in the Sky: A Cowboy Legend" is a cowboy-styled country/western song written in 1948 by American songwriter, film and television actor Stan Jones.
The tune sounds similar to "Spancil Hill" (traditional Irish folk song by Michael Considine, Irish emigrant to the United States in the 1870s).
A number of versions were crossover hits on the pop charts in 1949, the most successful being by Vaughn Monroe.The title has been written as "Ghost Riders", "Ghost Riders in the Sky", and "A
“Any Old Wind That Blows”, a song written by Dick Feller, was recorded by Johnny Cash for the Columbia label, was recorded on October 12, 1972, in House Of Cash, Hendersonville, TN, in the same session the song was also recorded, “Kentucky Straight”, in the recording session Johnny was accompanied by: Carl Perkins (guitar), Ray Edenton (guitar), Red Lane (guitar), Bob Wooton (guitar), Marshall Grant (bass), WS Holland and Kenneth Malone (drums), Charles Cochran (piano) and Larry Butler (keyboard
The song “Jackson” was composed by Jerry Leiber and Billy Edd Wheeler, and recorded for the first time by Billy Edd Wheeler.
Best known for the country recording of Johnny Cash and June Carter, which reached number 2 on the Billboard Country Singles charts, it became one of Johnny Cash’s most popular songs.
The lyrics of the song are about a marriage, in which the flame of love is turned off, and they decide to travel to the city of Jackson
Johnny Cash performs the song “Sixteen Tons” on the album “Johnny Cash Is Coming To Town” Released on the Mercury label in 1987.
Travis recorded the song for the first time on August 8, 1946. But the best-known version is the one that Ernie Ford recorded in 1955 for the Capitol label. I reached number one on December 17, 1955.
Is a 1958 single by Johnny Cash. The single was his fifth release to reach the number one position on the country chart, where it stayed for six weeks. “Don’t Take Your Guns to Town” was also a crossover hit peaking at number thirty-two on the pop chart. The song is also included in the live album VH1 Storytellers: Johnny Cash & Willie Nelson. The song was covered by U2 on their 2001 single “Elevation”.
Members of the Western Writers of America chose it as one of the Top 100 Western songs of al
“Man in Black” (or “The Man in Black”) is a protest song written and recorded by singer-songwriter Johnny Cash, originally released on his 1971 album of the same name. Cash himself was known as “The Man in Black” for his distinctive style of on-stage costuming.
The lyrics are an after-the-fact explanation of this with the entire song as a protest statement against the treatment of poor people by wealthy politicians, mass incarceration, and the war in Vietnam. In the intro to his first performa
Song written by Marshall Grant, was recorded on March 1, 1967, by Johnny Cash & June Carter, for the Columbia label, with the production of Don Law, was released on May 27, 1967. In the lists of US Country Tracks chart, the song arrived at number # 6.
The song was included in the twenty-fourth studio album of Johnny Cash, Carryin ‘on with Johnny Cash and June Carter (Columbia 1967), was recorded between January 11, 1967 – March 19, 1967, and was released in August 1967. In the lists of Country