Johnny Cash: Forever Words is a collaborative album consisting of 16 songs created from Johnny Cash's unknown poetry, lyrics, and letters set to music by an astounding array of contemporary artists including Chris Cornell, Ruston Kelly & Kacey Musgraves, Rosanne Cash, Alison Krauss & Union Station, Brad Paisley, Kris Kristofferson & Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Elvis Costello, and more.

For nearly 60 years, the words of Johnny Cash have reached across cultural, spiritual and ideological borders. He was not only a singer of great songs, but a teller of universal truths about justice, faith, love, and independence. It was in this spirit that Johnny Cash: Forever Words, was created.

Recorded primarily at The Cash Cabin Studio in Hendersonville, Tennessee and co-produced by John Carter Cash and Steve Berkowitz, Johnny Cash: Forever Words is also the musical companion to the best-selling "Forever Words: The Unknown Poems," a volume of Cash's unpublished writing edited by Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Paul Muldoon.

Johnny Cash: Forever Words is a collaborative album consisting of 16 songs created from Johnny Cash's unknown poetry, lyrics, and letters set to music by an astounding array of contemporary artists including Chris Cornell, Ruston Kelly & Kacey Musgraves, Rosanne Cash, Alison Krauss & Union Station, Brad Paisley, Kris Kristofferson & Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Elvis Costello, and more.

For nearly 60 years, the words of Johnny Cash have reached across cultural, spiritual and ideological borders. He was not only a singer of great songs, but a teller of universal truths about justice, faith, love, and independence. It was in this spirit that Johnny Cash: Forever Words, was created.

Recorded primarily at The Cash Cabin Studio in Hendersonville, Tennessee and co-produced by John Carter Cash and Steve Berkowitz, Johnny Cash: Forever Words is also the musical companion to the best-selling "Forever Words: The Unknown Poems," a volume of Cash's unpublished writing edited by Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Paul Muldoon.

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Format: Vinyl
Label: SONY LEGACY
Rel. Date: 04/06/2018
UPC: 889854467616

Johnny Cash: Forever Words [LP]
Artist: Johnny Cash
Format: Vinyl
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1. Forever / I Still Miss Someone (Johnny Cash: Forever Words) by Kris Kristofferson & Willie Nelson
2. To June This Morning (Johnny Cash: Forever Words) by Ruston Kelly and Kacey Musgraves
3. Gold All Over the Ground (Johnny Cash: Forever Words) by Brad Paisley
4. You Never Knew My Mind (Johnny Cash: Forever Words) by Chris Cornell
5. The Captain's Daughter (Johnny Cash: Forever Words) by Alison Krauss and Union Station
6. Jellico Coal Man (Johnny Cash: Forever Words) by T Bone Burnett
7. The Walking Wounded (Johnny Cash: Forever Words) by Rosanne Cash
8. Them Double Blues (Johnny Cash: Forever Words) by John Mellencamp
9. Body On Body (Johnny Cash: Forever Words) by Jewel
10. I'll Still Love You (Johnny Cash: Forever Words) by Elvis Costello
11. June's Sundown (Johnny Cash: Forever Words) by Carlene Carter
12. He Bore It All (Johnny Cash: Forever Words) by Dailey & Vincent
13. Chinky Pin Hill (Johnny Cash: Forever Words) by I'm With Her
14. Goin', Goin', Gone (Johnny Cash: Forever Words) by Robert Glasper feat. Ro James, and Anu Sun
15. What Would I Dreamer Do? (Johnny Cash: Forever Words) by The Jayhawks
16. Spirit Rider (Johnny Cash: Forever Words) by Jamey Johnson

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Johnny Cash: Forever Words is a collaborative album consisting of 16 songs created from Johnny Cash's unknown poetry, lyrics, and letters set to music by an astounding array of contemporary artists including Chris Cornell, Ruston Kelly & Kacey Musgraves, Rosanne Cash, Alison Krauss & Union Station, Brad Paisley, Kris Kristofferson & Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Elvis Costello, and more.

For nearly 60 years, the words of Johnny Cash have reached across cultural, spiritual and ideological borders. He was not only a singer of great songs, but a teller of universal truths about justice, faith, love, and independence. It was in this spirit that Johnny Cash: Forever Words, was created.

Recorded primarily at The Cash Cabin Studio in Hendersonville, Tennessee and co-produced by John Carter Cash and Steve Berkowitz, Johnny Cash: Forever Words is also the musical companion to the best-selling "Forever Words: The Unknown Poems," a volume of Cash's unpublished writing edited by Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Paul Muldoon.