More than 45 years after Cash released his album ‘At Folsom Prison,’ the city of Folsom, Calif. continues to honor the late singer, this time with the Johnny Cash Trail and Overpass.
In some cases these albums actually helped create new paths for the artist going forward; at other times they were more of an interesting diversion. But in all cases, these ten albums stand the test of time and are satisfying listens no matter what the context.
Kenny Chesney’s hit “American Kids” appears aimed less at the “kids” than their parents. Which makes it one of the biggest songs in recent years to address a topic that was all the rage a few decades back: the generation gap.
Country songwriter Rivers Rutherford provides voice-over for the music-driven spot.
Sitting down at a keyboard, acoustic guitar in hand, shirt off, the Biebz gets low and sings “Ring of Fire.”
The Legends of Sun Records exhibit will be revealed Friday, Aug. 15.
The album comes out Aug. 19 and features more songs that have influenced Travis during his career. Hear the full collection now.
A Tennessee property once owned by Johnny Cash and wife June Carter Cash may become a rehabilitation facility.
Johnny Cash ‘Bitter Tears’ Tribute Album Coming This Fall Featuring Emmylou Harris, Kris Kristofferson
On the 50th anniversary of one of Cash’s most acclaimed releases comes a ‘Bitter Tears’ tribute album featuring new recordings by Emmylou Harris, Kris Kristofferson, Steve Earle and others.
The list also includes legends such as Bill Monroe, Ernest Tubb and Kitty Wells alongside such contemporary stars as Taylor Swift, Eric Church and Kacey Musgraves.
It’s midnight at a liquor store in Texas, what could go wrong? If Johnny Cash is singing the song, you can bet something will.
In our interview, Carlene Carter talks about what it was like growing up in and around some of country music’s most legendary artists.
Johnny Cash’s posthumous ‘Out Among the Stars,’ initially recorded in the 1980s, debuted at No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Country Albums Chart this week.
“There are a few things that are in the works right now – probably four or five albums if we wanted to release everything,” John Carter Cash said.
“Out Among the Stars,” a previously unheard Johnny Cash album cut in the 1980s, hit stores this week, and it’s a beauty — as strong as anything he released that decade. Hear a preview of the album, which also features duets with June Carter and Waylon Jennings.
“Have you watched Justin Bieber lately?” Paisley said. “He is living a George Jones song.”