Johnny Cash: Forever Words, a collection of songs created from Cash’s unused lyrics, out now: Stream

Contributors include Chris Cornell, Kris Kristofferson, Willie Nelson, and Kacey Musgraves

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    Today marks the release of Johnny Cash: Forever Words, a collection of songs created from Johnny Cash’s unused poetry, lyrics, and letters. Subscribers of Apple Music and Spotify can stream it in full.

    A companion to the best-selling book collection, Forever Words: The Unknown Poems, which compiles never-before-published poetry by Cash, the compilation features contributors like Kris Kristofferson and Willie Nelson, eldest daughter Rosanne Cash, stepdaughter Carlene Carter, country singer Kacey Musgraves, and Alison Krauss & Union StationForever Words also includes the final known recording of Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell, who recorded a song called “You Never Knew My Mind” before his death in May 2017.

    Johnny Cash: Forever Words was recorded primarily at The Cash Cabin Studio in Hendersonville, Tennessee and was curated by Cash’s son, John Carter Cash, who also serves as co-producer along with Steve Berkowitz.


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    Johnny Cash: Forever Words Tracklist:
    01. Kris Kristofferson and Willie Nelson – “Forever/I Still Miss Someone”
    02. Ruston Kelly and Kacey Musgraves – “To June This Morning”
    03. Brad Paisley – “Gold All Over the Ground”
    04. Chris Cornell – “You Never Knew My Mind”
    05. Alison Krauss & Union Station – “The Captain’s Daughter”
    06. T. Bone Burnett – “Jellico Coal Man”
    07. Rosanne Cash – “The Walking Wounded”
    08. John Mellencamp – “Them Double Blues”
    09. Jewel – “Body on Body”
    10. Elvis Costello – “I’ll Still Love You”
    11. Carlene Carter – “June’s Sundown”
    12. Daily and Vincent – “He Bore It All”
    13. I’m With Her – “Chinky Pin Hill”
    14. Robert Glasper (feat. Ro James and Anu Sun) – “Goin’, Goin’, Gone”
    15. The Jayhawks – “What Would I Dreamer Do?”
    16. Jamey Johnson – “Spirit Rider”


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