A Boy Named Sue
by Johnny Cash
Video & Audio
The cameramen do a great job of catching the prisoner's amused reactions to the lyrics, as well as showing Cash literally reading the lyrics off a piece of paper in his first performance of the song.
Originally by Trent Reznor of Nine Inch Nails, Cash made the song his own with this striking cover version. Official video.
Sitting in a cabin within the spectacular mountain range, Johnny Cash and Roseanne Cash recount their royal Scottish ancestry and his long singing career. He jokes about how an Irishman came up to him after a show saying that his song "Forty Shades of Green" is actually an Irish folk song, when in reality Cash wrote it. He then sings "Forty Shades of Green" with Roseanne in a touching duet. One of his last interviews before his death.
A six-part television interview that goes into his whole career, his songwriting process, and how he sings about "the dark side" of life.
The happy couple sing their Grammy-winning track together.
The stars of Walk the Line sing their rendition of Johnny Cash and June Carter's famous song.