John R. “Johnny” Cash (born J. R. Cash; February 26, 1932 – September 12, 2003) was an American singer-songwriter, guitarist, actor, and author. He is one of the best-selling music artists of all time, having sold more than 90 million records worldwide. His genre-spanning songs and sound embraced rock and roll, rockabilly, blues, folk, and gospel. This crossover appeal won Cash the rare honor of being inducted into the Country Music, Rock and Roll, and Gospel Music Halls of Fame.
Folsom Prison Blues
Columbia Studio A
3 May 1969
3rd Self Portrait session, produced by Bob Johnston.
w/Grateful Dead @
San Rafael, California
Rehearsals before summer tour with The Grateful Dead.
New Haven Coliseum
New Haven, Connecticut
10 November 1999
I Still Miss Someone
Pine Knob Music Theatre
1 July 1986
Give My Love To Rose
Ring Of Fire
Written by Merle Kilgore & June Carter and first recorded by The Carter Family (1962).
So it’s not really a Johnny Cash song, but most people associate Ring og Fire with Johnny Cash.
Probably Los Angeles, California
Produced by Nile Rodgers.
Train of Love
Unidentified Recording Studio
New York City, New York
Early April 1999
8 November 1999
Bob Dylan has also covered 3 other songs by Cash;
- Belshazzar (1967) – The Bootleg Series Vol. 11: The Basement Tapes Complete
- Five Feet High and Rising (Nashville – on February 18, 1969)
- Rock’n Roll Ruby (At Sunset Sound Studios in Hollywood, California, in May 1987 during the “Down In The Groove” album sessions)