"I wear the black for the poor and the beaten down, Livin' in the hopeless, hungry side of town, I wear it for the prisoner who has long paid for his crime, But is there because he's a victim of the times." — Johnny Cash
Johnny Cash, a true legend of country music. Time magazine, October 1959.
The Personal Notes of Johnny Cash
One of Johnny Cash's "To Do" list surfaces.
The man in black, Johnny Cash
Johnny Cash - 'He’s a timeless presence. From the beginning of rock & roll, there’s always been this dark figure who never really fit. He’s still the quintessential outsider. In the hip-hop world you see all these bad-boy artists who are juggling being on MTV and running from the law. John was the originator of that.' - Rick Rubin.