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Johnny Cash

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. John R. "Johnny" Cash (born J. R. Cash; February 26, 1932 – September 12, 2003) was an American singer-songwriter, actor, and author, who has been called one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century. Although he is primarily remembered as a country music artist, his songs and sound spanned many other genres including rockabilly and rock and roll—especially early in his career—as well as blues, folk, and gospel. This crossover appeal led to Cash being inducted in both the Country Music Hall of Fame and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Late in his career, Cash covered songs by several rock artists, among them the industrial rock band Nine Inch Nails and he covered the synthpop band Depeche Mode's Personal Jesus. Cash was known for his deep, distinctive bass-baritone voice; for the "boom-chicka-boom" freight train sound of his Tennessee Three backing band; for his rebelliousness, coupled with an increasingly somber and humble demeanor; for providing free concerts inside prison walls; and for his dark performance clothing, which earned him the nickname "The Man in Black". He traditionally started his concerts by saying, "Hello, I'm Johnny Cash." and usually following it up with his standard "Folsom Prison Blues." Much of Cash's music, especially that of his later career, echoed themes of sorrow, moral tribulation and redemption. His signature songs include "I Walk the Line", "Folsom Prison Blues", "Ring of Fire", "Get Rhythm" and "Man in Black". He also recorded humorous numbers, including "One Piece at a Time" and "A Boy Named Sue"; a duet with his future wife, June Carter, called "Jackson"; as well as railroad songs including "Hey, Porter" and "Rock Island Line". Cash, a devout but troubled Christian, has been characterized as a "lens through which to view American contradictions and challenges." A Biblical scholar, he penned a Christian novel titled Man in White, and he made a spoken word recording of the entire New King James Version of the New Testament. Even so, Cash declared that he was "the biggest sinner of them all", and viewed himself overall as a complicated and contradictory man. Accordingly,[34] Cash is said to have "contained multitudes", and has been deemed "the philosopher-prince of American country music". Description above from the Wikipedia article Johnny Cash, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.​

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Feb 26, 1932 in Kingsland, Arkansas, U.S.
Aparitii in Filme/Seriale:
Primul film:
In series The Ed Sullivan Show 1948-06-20
Ultimul film:
Film My Darling Vivian 2020-04-27
Cunoscut pentru
Poster of The Best of The Johnny Cash TV Show 1969-1971
Poster of The Simpsons
Filme in care a jucat
Film My Darling Vivian Self (archive footage) 2020-04-27
Film The Gift: The Journey of Johnny Cash Himself (archive footage) 2019-03-09
Film Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice Himself (archive footage) 2019-09-06
Film Music Videos That Defined the 00’s Himself (archive footage) 2019-07-31
Film ReMastered: Tricky Dick & The Man in Black 2018-11-02
Film Loretta Lynn: Still a Mountain Girl Himself (archive footage) (uncredited) 2016-03-04
Film We're Still Here: Johnny Cash's Bitter Tears Revisited Himself (archive footage) 2015-11-20
Film Johnny Cash: American Rebel Himself (archive footage) 2015-09-12
Film The Winding Stream Himself (archive footage) 2014-03-15
Film Queens Of Nashville 2013-01-01
Film My Father And The Man In Black Himself (archive footage) 2013-09-06
Film Shakespeare Was a Big George Jones Fan: 'Cowboy' Jack Clement's Home Movies Himself 2013-09-12
Film We Walk The Line: A Celebration of the Music of Johnny Cash 2012-08-20
Film Cash for Kenya himself 2008-10-21
Film Johnny Cash at Folsom Prison Johnny Cash 2008-10-18
Film Johnny Cash's America Himself (archive footage) 2008-10-04
Film Johnny Cash - Went To Glastonbury Himself 2008-07-28
Film Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Runnin' Down a Dream Himself (archive footage) 2007-10-14
Film The Gospel Music of Johnny Cash Himself 2007-01-01
Film Pete Seeger: The Power of Song Himself 2007-09-14
Film The Best of The Johnny Cash TV Show 1969-1971 Himself 2007-09-18
Film Opry Video Classics : Legends Himself (archive footage) 2007-11-21
Film Opry Video Classics: Duets Himself (archive footage) 2007-11-21
Film Opry Video Classics: Honky-Tonk Heroes Himself (archive footage) 2007-11-21
Film Opry Video Classics: Hall of Fame 2007-11-21
Film Bob Dylan: The Other Side of the Mirror - Live at the Newport Folk Festival Himself 2007-12-07
Film American Revolutions: The Highwaymen Himself (archive footage) 2006-09-26
Film Johnny Cash - Man in Black Live in Denmark Himself 2006-07-11
Film Johnny Cash at 'Town Hall Party' 2006-01-23
Film Johnny Cash In Ireland - 1993 2006-01-01
Film Johnny Cash - Live at Montreux 1994 Himself 2005-03-29
Film No Direction Home: Bob Dylan (archive footage) 2005-07-21
Film Johnny Cash - Ridin' the Rails Himself 2005-06-07
Film The Work of Director Mark Romanek Himself (archive footage) 2005-09-13
Film Johnny Cash: The Last Great American Himself 2004-02-27
Film Johnny Cash: A Concert Behind Prison Walls Johnny Cash 2003-09-23
Film The Highwaymen: On the Road Again Himself 2003-07-15
Film This Land Is Your Land - Folk Years 2002-05-22
Film Johnny Cash Greatest Hits Himself 2001-01-01
Film Johnny Cash: Half Mile a Day Himself 2000-01-29
Film A Tribute To Johnny Cash Himself 1999-06-04
Film In Dreams: The Roy Orbison Story 1999-10-07
Film Willie Nelson: The Big Six-O Himself 1993-05-22
Film Bob Dylan: The 30th Anniversary Concert Celebration Himself 1993-03-02
Serial Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman Unknown 1993-01-01
Film Crusade: The Life of Billy Graham Himself 1993-01-01
Serial Renegade Unknown 1992-09-19
Film Tennessee Nights 1991-10-12
Film Highwaymen: Live 1990-03-28
Serial The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-16
Film Davy Crockett: Rainbow in the Thunder Elder Davy Crockett 1988-11-20
Film Stagecoach Marshal Curly Wilcox 1986-05-18
Film The Last Days of Frank and Jesse James Frank James 1986-02-17
Serial North and South John Brown 1985-11-03
Film North and South, Book I 1985-11-03
Film Kairei McLoughlin 1983-12-03
Film Murder in Coweta County Lamar Potts 1983-02-15
Film Johnny Cash: Christmas in Scotland 1981-12-10
Film The Pride of Jesse Hallam Jesse Hallam 1981-03-03
Film Johnny Cash Christmas Special 1979 Himself 1979-12-06
Film Steve Martin: A Wild and Crazy Guy Himself 1978-11-22
Film Thaddeus Rose and Eddie Thaddeus Rose 1978-02-24
Serial The Muppet Show 1976-09-05
Serial Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Serial Tony Orlando and Dawn Unknown 1974-12-04
Serial Little House on the Prairie Unknown 1974-09-11
Film Gospel Road: A Story of Jesus Himself 1973-03-31
Film Eat the Document 1972-11-30
Serial Columbo Tommy Brown 1971-09-15
Film A Gunfight Abe Cross 1971-08-25
Serial The Flip Wilson Show Unknown 1970-09-17
Film Swing Out, Sweet Land Himself 1970-01-01
Film Johnny Cash: The Man, His World, His Music Himself 1969-03-01
Serial The Johnny Cash Show Himself - Host 1969-06-07
Film Johnny Cash at San Quentin performer 1969-09-06
Serial Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Unknown 1968-01-22
Film Festival Himself 1967-10-23
Film Hootenanny Hoot Himself 1963-08-01
Film Five Minutes to Live Johnny Cabot 1961-12-07
Serial The Rebel Unknown 1959-10-04
Serial The GRAMMY Awards Unknown 1959-05-04
Serial Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color Unknown 1954-10-27
Serial The Ed Sullivan Show Unknown 1948-06-20