Johnny Cash

Johnny Cash… What is it about his “American” series of albums that he did before he died? It’s almost like he’s singing from the grave right now. For some reason I get a strange feeling when I hear this music today. His voice, I never thought was particularly special, (forgive me all you hardcore Johnny fans) but now these recordings of his old worn out tired voice…. amazing.


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