Written by megarock on September 12, 2018
12th Sept 2003, Johnny Cash died of respiratory failure aged 71. One of the most influential musicians of the 20th century, known as "The Man in Black." He traditionally started his concerts by saying, "Hello, I'm Johnny Cash." Had the 1969 US No.2 && UK No.4 single 'A Boy Named Sue', plus 11 other US Top 40 singles. Cash also had his own US TV show in late 60s early 70s. More on Johnny here: http://www.thisdayinmusic.com/pages/johnny_cash
He was one of country music's biggest stars of the '50s and '60s, In total, he wrote over 1,000 songs, scoring well over 100 hit singles.
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