Fans of Johnny Cash are being offered the chance to attend a memorial tribute to the late country legend - through a lottery.

Fans hoping to secure tickets to the 10 November (03) JOHNNY CASH MEMORIAL TRIBUTE have a 26 October deadline for their mailed entries.

John Mellencamp, Dwight Yoakam and George Jones are joining performers Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, Sheryl Crow, Hank Williams Jr, JACK CLEMENT, Steve Earle, LARRY GATLIN and Cash's daughter ROSANNE for the show at Nashville, Tennessee's Ryman Auditorium.

Winners will be chosen in a 27 October drawing and notified by phone by 31 October. Each winner will receive two free reserved tickets.

Cash died on 12 September (03) at the age of 71 after suffering complications from diabetes.

17/10/2003 02:19