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Johnny Cash 'Could Cough Better Than Most People Sing', Says Former Bandmate Marty Stuart

The late great Johnny Cash's former bandmate, Marty Stuart, says the country hero could "cough better than most people could sing".Today (28.06.24), the "lost" album 'Songwriter' has been posthumously released after being reworked by his...

Posthumous Johnny Cash Album, Songwriter, Set For Release

Unreleased Johnny Cash album, 'Songwriter', is set for a posthumous release after being reworked by his son John Carter Cash.The 11 songs, which were recorded as demos in 1993, have been stripped back to just...

Timothee Chalamet Eyes Austin Butler Elvis Cameo In Bob Dylan Biopic A Complete Unknown

Timothee Chalamet wants Austin Butler's Elvis to make a cameo in his Bob Dylan biopic 'A Complete Unknown'.The 28-year-old star will portray the 'Like a Rolling Stone' singer in the picture and is hopeful that...

Previously Unreleased Bob Marley Song Arrives On Streaming Platforms

The lost Bob Marley song ‘Selassie is the Chapel’ has been released.The 1968 tune by the late reggae icon was penned by his friend and teacher, Mortimer Planno, and is about his meeting with Ethiopian...

Abba Star And Johnny Cash's Daughter Among Group Joining Forces With Universal And Youtube On Ai Venture

ABBA‘s Björn Ulvaeus, Johnny Cash‘s daughter Rosanne and more have teamed up with YouTube and Universal Music to explore the realms of AI in music.The 'Waterloo' hitmaker admits he wants to know as much as...

SinéAd O’Connor Told Fans In Final Video Days Before Death She Looked ‘Like S***’ And Was Living In A ‘S***Hole’

Sinéad O’Connor told fans she looked “like s***” and was living in a “s***hole” days before her death.The ‘Nothing Compares 2 U’ singer was found dead aged 56 on Wednesday (26.07.23) after moving from her...

James Mangold To Direct Buster Keaton Biopic

James Mangold is to direct a Buster Keaton biopic.The 58-year-old filmmaker is developing a project about the life of the actor and comedian with 20th Century Studios. According to Deadline, James will direct and produce...

Tainted Love, Hallelujah And Girls Just Wanna Have Fun: 10 Covers That You Probably Know Better Than The Originals

How many times in your life have you found yourself listening to a song that you think you know inside out, only to discover that that's not even the original version? We're guessing at least...

Getting Closer To God: The Greatest Nine Inch Nails Covers Of All Time

Last weekend was a seminal moment for industrial rock band Nine Inch Nails as they were finally inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, 31 years after the release of their debut album...

Johnny Cash's Family Give Seal Of Approval Of Royal Philharmonic Album

Johnny Cash's family have given their seal of approval of an upcoming album of orchestral renditions of the late country legend's hits.The 'A Boy Named Sue' hitmaker's vocals appear alongside arrangements by the Royal Philharmonic...

Rare Johnny Cash Live Album Coming Next Month

A 1973 Johnny Cash live album will be released next month.Third Man Records - the label founded by The White Stripes star Jack White - has announced plans to release the newly unearthed record, which...

Kris Kristofferson Related To His A Star Is Born Character

Kris Kristofferson empathised with his hard-drinking character in 'A Star Is Born'.The 83-year-old actor and musician played washed-up rock star John Norman Howard in the 1976 version of the story and admits that he noticed...

Happy St. Patrick's Day: Inspiring Covers Of Irish Folk Songs [Playlist]

You might not be going to the pub for a Guinness this year (thanks, Coronavirus!) but that doesn't mean you can't get into the spirit of St. Patrick's Day from the comfort of your own...

From Love & Mercy To Sid & Nancy: 7 Best Musical Biopics Of All Time

Here at Contactmusic, we can't get enough of a good musical biopic whether it's 'The Runaways', 'The Doors' or 'Nowhere Boy' - the list is endless. There are only a handful, however, that make for...

Chris Cornell's First Posthumous Release Is A Johnny Cash Tribute

The ultimate posthumous meeting of artists has got our heartstrings all tangled in a knot as a new tribute to Johnny Cash sung by the late Chris Cornell is premiered on the radio this week....

Chris Cornell Featuring On Johnny Cash Tribute Album

Chris Cornell will appear posthumously on an upcoming Johnny Cash tribute album.The Soundgarden singer - who tragically took his own life in May last year at the age of 52 - contributed to the 'Forever...

Johnny Cash Documentary Comes 50 Years After Folsom Prison Show

A new documentary is set to be released later this year to mark the 50th anniversary of Johnny Cash's memorable concert at California's Folson Prison. It's been given the green light by his estate, so...

Dolly Parton And Nine Other Artists You Didn't Know Released Children's Albums

Everyone loves music, and for children it's an especially important medium. It shapes their childhoods, teaches them life lessons and educates them. That's why some of the music industry's biggest icons have jumped into the...

New Species Of Black Tarantula Named After Johnny Cash

He famously sung about a boy named Sue, but now there’s a new species of black tarantula named after the late, great Johnny Cash. The species was found near Folsom Prison in California which Cash...

Loretta Lynn Plans First Album In Over 10 Years

The Coal Miner's Daughter singer has signed a multi-project deal with bosses at Legacy Recordings and her first release under the new label will be titled Full Circle, which will hit retailers in...

Johnny Cash And Miranda Lambert To Receive Nashville Walk Of Fame Honours

Music supercouple Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood unveiled their stars last week (10Sep15), and now the late Cash and Lambert are set to receive their markers next month (Oct15). Songwriter and Rock...

Joaquin Phoenix: I Don't Need Oscar Success

Joaquin Phoenix isn't interested in Oscar glory.The 40-year-old actor has enjoyed three nominations for 'Gladiator' (2000), 'Walk The Line' (2005) and 'The Master' (2012), and is widely accepted as one Hollywood's greatest actors - but...

Kid Rock To Front Week-long Johnny Cash Tribute

The network will be renamed Cash Music Television from 8-12 September (15) and longtime fan Kid Rock will front a series of special programmes and movies, beginning with biopic Walk The Line and...

Bob Dylan And Johnny Cash Producer Bob Johnston Dies

Johnston, who worked in the music industry for more than 50 years, was being cared for at a hospice in Nashville, Tennessee, and he passed away on Friday (14Aug15), according to Billboard.com....

Rosanne Cash Named Country Music Hall Of Fame And Museum's 2015 Artist-in-residence

Johnny Cash's daughter will be feted for her contribution to American music and will perform three intimate concerts in September (15) in Nashville, Tennessee as part of her showcase year. In...

Songwriter Red Lane Dies

The star passed away on Wednesday evening (01Jul15), aged 76. Born Hollis Rudolph DeLaughter, he served in the U.S. Air Force before deciding to pursue a career in music. He performed...

Johnny Cash Tribute Will Not Be Like Disneyland, Say Bosses

Organisers of a Johnny Cash tribute in the U.S. are determined the finished product will not be a Disneyland-style fun park.The rock 'n' roll legend famously performed several times at Folsom State Prison in California...

Miley Cyrus Smokes On Stage

Miley Cyrus smoked marijuana on stage last night (03.12.14).The 'Wrecking Ball' hitmaker donned a silver wig and stripped down to nipple pasties at her Art Basel show at the Raleigh Hotel in Miami and told...

Johnny Cash's Son Arrested

Late singer Johnny Cash's son was arrested for causing a disturbance at a Canadian airport on Monday (27Oct14).John Carter Cash, 44, allegedly stripped down to his underwear at Deer Lake airport in Newfoundland on Monday...

Johnny Cash Honoured With Bridge In Folsom

Legendary country star Johnny Cash has been honoured with his own bridge in Folsom, California.The late singer named his landmark 1968 album, At Folsom Prison, after the place and now local officials have celebrated the...

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