Here’s a quote from Johnny Cash which is a personal favourite of mine! It says a lot about the kind of artist The Man in Black was!
You’ve got a song you’re singing from your gut, you want the audience to feel it in their gut. And you’ve got to make them think that you’re one of them sitting out there with them too. They’ve got to be able to relate to what you’re doing.
See here for more quotes.
We’ve been on WordPress for 1,5 month, and passed 10.000 views some days ago. And it’s fascinating to se where the viewers come from!
There’s no surprise that the US has the most views. UK comes second, and Germany comes in third. The Scandinavian countries are also well represented at the top of the list.
But what’s impressing to see, is that the number of countries represented by the viewers are 78! It’s clear that Johnny Cash is an international artist, and has fans all over the world!
Have a good day everyone! And be sure to play some Johnny Cash today!
Johnny Cash passed away in 2003, but is still with us through the music he left behind. -And what great music it is!
In the biography here you can read about Cash’s life, career and more. And here’s a line from the section including his passing:
A great artist through almost 50 years is no longer with us in person, but his spirit lives on in all the songs he has written and the countless songs made famous by him.
Let’s enjoy the music, and enjoy the weekend!
Want to play some Johnny Cash on your guitar? You’ll find a lot of chords here.
Time magazine’s tribute to Johnny Cash when he passed away.