This day (September 12, 2003), in Nashville, Tennessee, died J.R. aka Johnny Cash, American singer, songwriter, one of the most famous artists of all time covering all genres from country to rock and gospel.
Wikipedia : This day (September 12, 2003), in Nashville, Tennessee, died J.R. aka Johnny Cash, American singer, songwriter, one of the most famous artists of all time covering all genres from country to rock and gospel.
@allmusic : Part rockabilly rebel, part campfire storyteller, part outlaw in black, his hearty baritone has remained the essence of country music.
@last.fm : Cash was known for his deep, distinctive voice, the boom-chick-a-boom or freight train sound of his backing band (Tennessee Two / Tennessee Three), his demeanor, and his dark clothing, which earned him the nickname The Man in Black.
Audio : Hurt . Ring of Fire . I Walk the Line . Folsom Prison Blues . Personal Jesus . The Man Comes Around . Give My Love to Rose . Get Rhythm . God’s Gonna Cut You Down . Man in Black .
Video : : Get Rhythm . There You Go (1957) . Home Of The Blues (1958) . The Rebel . Big River (1961) . Ring of Fire (1963) . I Walk The Line . Jackson (w/ June Carter, 1967) . Medley (1968) . A Boy Named Sue (1969) . Little Drummer Boy (1970) . Man in Black (in Denmark, 1971) . San Quentin (1972 . I saw the light . Strawberry Cake . One Piece At A Time (1976) . This Train (1977) . After Taxes (1978) . If I Were A Carpenter(w/ June Carter, 1979) . I Will Rock And Roll With You (1980) . Sopot Festival (1987) . Tennessee Flat Top Box (Nashville Now, 1988) . Blowin in the Wind (1992) . Redemption (1994) . Get Rhythm . I Walk The Line (1999) . Ring Of Fire (w/ Willie Nelson, 2001) . Hurt .