Folsom Prison Blues
by Johnny Cash
Everything you ever wanted to know about the man in black.
The website celebrating living legends featuring a profile, biography, and interview with Cash.
A great bio from the Country Music Television website.
Another comprehensive biography. The man was actually born with the name J.R. Cash since neither of his parents could decide on a name, just initials. He chose the name Johnny later as a stage name when he signed with Sun.
A fascinating blog post breaks down the strong similarities between Cash's and Jenkins' songs.
Zeth Lundy goes into detail explaining Michael Streissguth's book on Cash's defining performance and album.
A look at Johnny Cash, the military man, by Major Van Harl, USAF Ret., who remembers him not only for his incredibly songwriting and singing ability, but for his service to the United States Air Force and his country.
Transcript of the television interview.