The upcoming collaborative album 'Johnny Cash: Forever Words' features songs inspired by previously undiscovered poems and lyrics written by the Man in Black himself.
Before his untimely death, the late Chris Cornell recorded a track for it with The Jayhawks.
The album also feature Elvis Costello, Ruston Kelly & Kacey Musgraves, Rosanne Cash, Alison Krauss & Union Station, Kris Kristofferson & Willie Nelson, Brad Paisley, John Mellencamp, and Carlene Carter.
The album will be released on 6 April 6 via Sony’s Legacy Recordings.
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