Brace yourselves! Earlier this week, Justin Bieber posted Instagam video of himself singing "Ring of Fire" by Johnny Cash. I have a feeling this is going to send some of you through the roof. Check it out and let us know what you think about the Beebs covering a country music icon.
Four artists defined the Rockabilly sound of the 1950's, Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Carl Perkins, and Jerry Lee Lewis. All four recorded at Sun Records in Memphis with Sam Phillips. They were called "The Million Dollar Quartet". On November 23rd, all four artists will live again as WBKR and Clay Campbell Productions presents "Rockabilly Revival: A Tribute to the Legends of Sun Reco
Today would have been Johnny Cash's 80th birthday, he was loved by music lovers of every generation, his music and his legacy will love on forever. And don't forget coming this summer to Nashville you can check out The Johnny Cash Museum with memorabilia from friends, colleagues and family members.
Happy 80th Birthday to the late great Johnny Cash!
Johnny Cash would have been 80 years old this coming Sunday, February 26th. His music was always being discovered by new generations. So I'm sure if he were alive today, he'd be thrilled to see two members of the newest generation jammin' out to a "Man in Black" classic:
A few weeks ago, a loyal WBKR listener sent me word that a "Moon Mullins" had gold records for sale at a Nashville charitable online auction site and wondered if it was me. It is a widely known fact that I share an alias with another very famous star... he too could have owned these priceless treasures so I investigated further.
Proud son of Country legends June Carter and Johnny Cash, John Carter Cash, is helping to keep the family tree talent in the public eye with coming releases. John Carter Cash has written and plans to release a book about his father entitled "House of Cash: The Life, Legacy, and Archives of the Man in Black" due out this Oct. in conjunction with part three of his Bootleg installments.
Alot of country music stars over the years has either did a cameo in a movie or was the main character in a movie like George Strait in "Pure Country" who can forget Jerry Reed as "Snowman" in "Smokey & the Bandit", Tim McGraw in "Flicka" or "The Blind Side" so many movies, so many country stars! Hope you enjoy some video clips of country stars