Johnny Cash albums discography

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Johnny Cash discography
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Johnny Cash Promotional Photo
Sun Records 1955
Studio albums67
Live albums16
Compilation albums105
Video albums7
Soundtrack albums4
Tribute albums14

The albums discography of American singer Johnny Cash spans his lengthy career, from 1954 to 2003. It includes the release of 97 albums, most of them for Columbia Records. Over the years, Cash also collaborated with many of the industry's most notable artists.

Studio albums[edit]

1950s[edit]

Title Details Peak positions
US
[1]
Johnny Cash with His Hot and Blue Guitar!
  • Release date: October 14, 1957
  • Label: Sun
  • Format: LP
The Fabulous Johnny Cash
  • Release date: November 3, 1958
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: LP
19
Hymns by Johnny Cash
  • Released: March 2, 1959
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: LP
Songs of Our Soil
  • Released: July 6, 1959
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: LP
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

1960s[edit]

Title Details Peak chart positions Certifications
(sales thresholds)
US Country
[2]
US
[3]
UK
[4]
Now, There Was a Song!
Ride This Train
  • Released: August 1, 1960
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: LP
Hymns from the Heart
  • Released: April 2, 1962
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: LP
The Sound of Johnny Cash
  • Released: June 4, 1962
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: LP
Blood, Sweat and Tears
  • Released: January 7, 1963
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: LP
80
The Christmas Spirit
  • Released: November 11, 1963
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: LP
7
Keep on the Sunny Side
(with the Carter Family)
  • Released: April 6, 1964
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: LP
7
I Walk the Line
  • Released: June 22, 1964
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: LP
1 53
Bitter Tears: Ballads of the American Indian
  • Released: October 26, 1964
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: LP
2 47
Orange Blossom Special
  • Released: February 22, 1965
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: LP
3 49
Johnny Cash Sings the Ballads of the True West
  • Released: August 2, 1965
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: LP
Everybody Loves a Nut
  • Released: May 2, 1966
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: LP
5 88 28
Happiness Is You
  • Released: October 10, 1966
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: LP
10
Carryin' On with Johnny Cash and June Carter
(with June Carter)
  • Released: August 7, 1967
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: LP
5 194
From Sea to Shining Sea
  • Released: January 15, 1968
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: LP
9 40
The Holy Land
  • Released: January 6, 1969
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: LP
6 54
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

1970s[edit]

Title Details Peak chart positions Certifications
(sales thresholds)
US Country
[2]
US
[3]
AUS[7] CAN UK
[4]
Hello, I'm Johnny Cash
  • Released: January 26, 1970
  • Label: Columbia
1 6 9 3 6
Man in Black
  • Released: May 31, 1971
  • Label: Columbia
1 56 43 18
A Thing Called Love
  • Released: April 3, 1972
  • Label: Columbia
2 112 8
America: A 200-Year Salute in Story and Song
  • Released: August 7, 1972
  • Label: Columbia
3 176
The Johnny Cash Family Christmas
  • Released: December 4, 1972
  • Label: Columbia
Any Old Wind That Blows
  • Released: January 15, 1973
  • Label: Columbia
5 188
Johnny Cash and His Woman
(with June Carter Cash)
  • Released: September 3, 1973
  • Label: Columbia
32
Ragged Old Flag
  • Released: May 6, 1974
  • Label: Columbia
16
The Junkie and the Juicehead Minus Me
  • Released: September 23, 1974
  • Label: Columbia
48
The Johnny Cash Children's Album
  • Released: January 1, 1975
  • Label: Columbia
Johnny Cash Sings Precious Memories
  • Released: January 2, 1975
  • Label: Columbia
John R. Cash
  • Released: April 28, 1975
  • Label: Columbia
Look at Them Beans
  • Released: September 29, 1975
  • Label: Columbia
38
One Piece at a Time
  • Released: May 17, 1976
  • Label: Columbia
2 185 49
The Last Gunfighter Ballad
  • Released: January 1, 1977
  • Label: Columbia
29
The Rambler
  • Released: June 27, 1977
  • Label: Columbia
31
I Would Like to See You Again
  • Released: April 10, 1978
  • Label: Columbia
23
Gone Girl
  • Released: November 13, 1978
  • Label: Columbia
Silver
  • Released: August 13, 1979
  • Label: Columbia
28
A Believer Sings the Truth
  • Released: October 1979
  • Label: Cachet
43 10
Sings with the BC Goodpasture Christian School
  • Released: 1979
  • Label: Cachet
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

1980s[edit]

Title Details Peak chart positions Certifications
US Country US AUS[7] CAN Country
Rockabilly Blues
  • Released: September 22, 1980
  • Label: Columbia
23
Classic Christmas
  • Released: November 3, 1980
  • Label: Columbia
The Baron
  • Released: June 1, 1981
  • Label: Columbia
24 201 54
The Adventures of Johnny Cash
  • Released: September 6, 1982
  • Label: Columbia
Johnny 99
  • Released: August 29, 1983
  • Label: Columbia
Highwayman
(with Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson, and Kris Kristofferson)
  • Released: May 6, 1985
  • Label: Columbia
1 92 5
  • US: Platinum
  • Aus: Platinum[8]
Rainbow
  • Released: October 28, 1985
  • Label: Columbia
Heroes
(with Waylon Jennings)
  • Released: May 19, 1986
  • Label: Columbia
13
Class of '55: Memphis Rock and Roll Homecoming
(with Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Roy Orbison)
  • Released: May 26, 1986
  • Label: America
15 87
Believe in Him
  • Released: July 21, 1986
  • Label: Word
Johnny Cash Is Coming to Town
  • Released: April 13, 1987
  • Label: Mercury
36
Classic Cash: Hall of Fame Series
  • Released: September 19, 1988
  • Label: Mercury
Water from the Wells of Home
  • Released: October 10, 1988
  • Label: Mercury
48
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

1990s[edit]

Title Details Peak chart positions Certifications
US Country US AUS[8] CAN Country CAN
Boom Chicka Boom
  • Released: January 22, 1990
  • Label: Mercury
Highwayman 2
(with Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson, and Kris Kristofferson)
  • Released: February 27, 1990
  • Label: Columbia
4 79 9
The Mystery of Life
  • Released: February 19, 1991
  • Label: Mercury
70
Country Christmas
  • Released: September 20, 1991
  • Label: Delta
52
American Recordings 23 110 9 72
The Road Goes On Forever
(with Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson, and Kris Kristofferson)
  • Released: April 4, 1995
  • Label: Liberty
42
American II: Unchained
  • Released: November 5, 1996
  • Label: American Recordings
26 170
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

2000s[edit]

Title Details Peak chart positions Certifications
(sales thresholds)
US Country US AUS[8] CAN UK
American III: Solitary Man 11 88
American IV: The Man Comes Around
  • Released: November 5, 2002
  • Label: American Recordings
2 22 40
My Mother's Hymn Book
  • Released: April 6, 2004
  • Label: American Recordings
27 194
American V: A Hundred Highways
  • Released: July 4, 2006
  • Label: American Recordings
1 1 25 4 9
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

2010s[edit]

Title Details Peak chart positions Certifications
(sales thresholds)
US Country US AUS[8] CAN UK
American VI: Ain't No Grave 2 3 22 4 9
Out Among the Stars 1 3 4 2 4

Live albums[edit]

Title Details Peak chart positions Certifications
(sales thresholds)
US Country US AUS[7] CAN
At Folsom Prison 1 13 27
At San Quentin
  • Released: June 16, 1969
  • Label: Columbia
1 1 12 1
The Johnny Cash Show
  • Released: October 19, 1970
  • Label: Columbia
1 44 36
På Österåker
  • Released: September 1, 1973
  • Label: Columbia
Strawberry Cake
  • Released: March 1, 1976
  • Label: Columbia
33
The Survivors
(with Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins)
  • Released: April 23, 1982
  • Label: Columbia
21 205
Koncert v Praze (In Prague-Live)
  • Released: October 1, 1983
  • Label: Columbia
VH1 Storytellers: Johnny Cash & Willie Nelson
(with Willie Nelson)
25 56
At Madison Square Garden
  • Released: August 27, 2002
  • Label: Columbia
39 196
A Concert Behind Prison Walls
  • Released: September 23, 2003
  • Label: Eagle
Live from Austin, TX
The Great Lost Performance - Live at the
Paramount Theatre, Asbury Park, New Jersey
  • Released: July 24, 2007
  • Label: Island
60
Live in Ireland
  • Released: January 1, 2009
  • Label: Island Def Jam
Man in Black: Johnny Cash Live in Denmark 1971
  • Released: December 4, 2015
  • Label: Columbia
  • AUS: 5× Platinum (DVD) [21]
A Night to Remember
  • Released: September 30, 2020
  • Label: Third Man Records/Columbia/Legacy
Bear's Sonic Journals: At the Carousel Ballroom, April 24, 1968[22][23][24][25][26]
  • Released: October 29, 2021
  • Label: Owsley Stanley Foundation
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

Soundtrack albums[edit]

Title Details Peak chart
positions
US Country US
Little Fauss and Big Halsy
  • Released: November 23, 1970
  • Label: Columbia
209
I Walk the Line
  • Released:November 23, 1970
  • Label: Columbia
9 176
The Gospel Road
  • Released: April 2, 1973
  • Label: Columbia
12 205
Return to the Promised Land
  • Released: November 21, 2000
  • Label: Renaissance
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

Compilation albums[edit]

1950s[edit]

Title Details
Johnny Cash Sings the Songs That Made Him Famous
  • Released: December 1, 1958
  • Label: Sun
  • Format: LP
Greatest!
  • Released: October 19, 1959
  • Label: Sun
  • Format: LP

1960s[edit]

Title Details Peak chart
positions
Certifications
(sales thresholds)
US Country US
Johnny Cash Sings Hank Williams
  • Released: September 5, 1960
  • Label: Sun
  • Format: LP
Now Here's Johnny Cash
  • Released: June 26, 1961
  • Label: Sun
  • Format: LP
All Aboard the Blue Train with Johnny Cash
  • Released: December 3, 1962
  • Label: Sun
  • Format: LP
Ring of Fire: The Best of Johnny Cash
  • Release date: July 8, 1963
  • Label: Columbia
1 26
The Original Sun Sound of Johnny Cash
  • Released: November 23, 1964
  • Label: Sun
  • Format: LP
Mean as Hell
  • Release date: 1965
  • Label: Columbia Records
4
Johnny Cash's Greatest Hits
  • Release date: 1967
  • Label: Columbia Records
1 82
  • US: 2× Platinum
  • CAN: Platinum
Old Golden Throat
  • Release date: 1968
  • Label: Columbia Records
Legends and Love Songs
  • Release date: 1968
  • Label: Columbia Records
Heart of Cash
  • Release date: 1968
  • Label: Columbia Records
Golden Sounds of Country Music
Get Rhythm
  • Release date: 1969
  • Label: Sun Records
30 164
Original Golden Hits, Volume I
  • Release date: 1969
  • Label: Sun Records
4 95
Story Songs of the Trains and Rivers
  • Release date: 1969
  • Label: Sun Records
2 197
More of Old Golden Throat
  • Release date: 1969
  • Label: Columbia Records
This Is Johnny Cash
  • Release date: 1969
  • Label: Harmony Records
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

1970s[edit]

Title Details Peak chart positions Certifications
(sales thresholds)
US Country US AUS[7] CAN
Showtime
  • Release date: 1970
  • Label: Sun Records
14 181
The World of Johnny Cash
  • Release date: May 1, 1970
  • Label: Columbia Records
2 54 22 26
The Singing Storyteller
  • Release date: 1970
  • Label: Sun Records
45 186
Original Golden Hits, Volume II
  • Release date: 1970
  • Label: Sun Records
3 98
Johnny Cash: The Legend
  • Release date: 1970
  • Label: Sun Records
The Rough Cut King of Country Music
  • Release date: 1970
  • Label: Sun Records
Sunday Down South
  • Release date: 1970
  • Label: Sun Records
The Walls of a Prison
  • Release date: 1970
  • Label: Harmony Records
Johnny Cash: The Man, His World, His Music
  • Release date: 1971
  • Label: Sun Records
Original Golden Hits, Volume III
  • Release date: 1971
  • Label: Sun Records
The Johnny Cash Collection:
Greatest Hits Volume II
  • Release date: 1971
  • Label: Columbia Records
5 94
  • US: Platinum
The Mighty Johnny Cash
International Superstar
  • Release date: 1972
  • Label: Columbia Records
Understand Your Man
  • Release date: 1972
  • Label: Harmony Records
Big River
  • Release date: 1972
  • Label: Pickwick 33 Records
Give My Love to Rose
  • Release date: 1972
  • Label: Harmony Records
The Johnny Cash Songbook
  • Release date: 1972
  • Label: Harmony Records
43
Sunday Morning Coming Down
  • Release date: 1972
  • Label: Columbia Records
35
Ballads of the American Indian
  • Release date: 1973
  • Label: Harmony Records
This Is Johnny Cash
  • Release date: 1973
  • Label: Harmony Records
Johnny Cash the King/Tammy Wynette the Queen
  • Release date: 1973
  • Label: Columbia Records
Five Feet High and Rising
  • Release date: 1974
  • Label: Columbia Records
33
Destination Victoria Station
  • Release date: 1975
  • Label: Columbia Records
The Best of Johnny Cash
  • Release date: 1977
  • Label: Columbia Records
37
Greatest Hits, Vol. 3
  • Release date: 1978
  • Label: Columbia Records
49
The Unissued Johnny Cash
Johnny & June
  • Release date: 1978
  • Label: Bear Family Records
Tall Man
  • Release date: 1979
  • Label: Bear Family Records
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

1980s[edit]

Title Details
I Believe
  • Release date: 1984
  • Label: Cachet/Columbia Records
Encore
  • Release date: 1981
  • Label: Columbia Records
Biggest Hits
  • Release date: 1984
  • Label: Columbia Records
Up Through the Years, 1955-1957
  • Release date: 1986
  • Label: Bear Family Records
Columbia Records 1958-1986
  • Release date: 1987
  • Label: Columbia Records

1990s[edit]

Title Details Peak chart positions Certifications
(sales thresholds)
US Country US AUS[8] CAN Country
12 Giant Hits
  • Release date: 1990
  • Label: CBS Records
The Man in Black 1954-1958
  • Release date: 1990
  • Label: Bear Family Records
Come Along and Ride this Train
  • Release date: 1991
  • Label: Bear Family Records
The Man in Black 1959-1962
  • Release date: 1991
  • Label: Bear Family Records
Patriot
  • Release date: 1991
  • Label: Columbia Records
67
The Best of Johnny Cash 196
  • US: Gold
The Essential Johnny Cash 1955-1983
Wanted Man
  • Release date: 1994
  • Label: Mercury Records
15
Super Hits
  • Release date: 1994
  • Label: Legacy Recordings
166 48
  • US: Platinum
The Man in Black 1963-1969
  • Release date: March 1994
  • Label: Bear Family Records
37
Johnny Cash: The Hits
  • Release date: 1996
  • Label: Mercury Records
75
The Best of Johnny Cash
  • Release date: 1998
  • Label: Mercury Records
Johnny Cash: Crazy Country
  • Release date: 1998
  • Label: Legacy Recordings
The Man In Black - His Greatest Hits
  • Release date: 1999
  • Label: Columbia Records
63
16 Biggest Hits
  • Release date: 1999
  • Label: Legacy Recordings
18 65
  • US: 2× Platinum
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

2000s[edit]

Title Details Peak chart positions Certifications
(sales thresholds)
US Country US AUS[8] CAN
The Mercury Years
  • Release date: 2000
  • Label: Mercury Records
Love, God, Murder
  • Release date: 2000
  • Label: Legacy Recordings
67
Johnny Cash and the Tennessee Two:
Roads Less Traveled
16 Biggest Hits: Volume II
  • Release date: 2001
  • Label: Legacy Recordings
Johnny Cash & Friends
  • Release date: 2002
  • Label: Mercury Records
The Essential Johnny Cash
  • Release date: 2002
  • Label: Legacy Recordings
16 35 11
  • US: 3× Platinum[29]
  • AUS: 4× Platinum[30]
The Legend of Johnny Cash: First Original Hits
  • Release date: 2002
  • Label: K-tel
66
Johnny Cash Sings His Best: 40 Original Hits
  • Release date: 2002
  • Label: TeeVee
71
20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection
  • Release date: 2002
  • Label: Mercury Records
47
The Heart of a Legend 49
A Boy Named Sue and Other Story Songs
  • Release date: 2002
  • Label: Sony Music Entertainment
Live Recordings from the Louisiana Hayride (live)
  • Release date: 2003
  • Label: Scena
Unearthed
  • Release date: 2003
  • Label: American Recordings
33
Christmas with Johnny Cash
  • Release date: 2003
  • Label: Legacy Recordings
58
Life
  • Release date: 2004
  • Label: Legacy Recordings
Johnny Cash Live Recordings
  • Release date: 2004
  • Label: Laserlight
The Complete Sun Recordings, 1955-1958 52
Walking the Line: The Legendary Sun Recordings
  • Release date: 2005
  • Label: Metro Records
66
The Legend
  • Release date: 2005
  • Label: Legacy Recordings
31 173
The Legend of Johnny Cash
  • Release date: 2005
  • Label: Island Records
2 5 10 5
16 Biggest Hits: Johnny Cash & June Carter Cash
  • Release date: 2006
  • Label: Legacy Recordings
26 126
Golden Legends: Johnny Cash
  • Release date: 2006
  • Label: Madacy Entertainment
70
June Carter and Johnny Cash: Duets 32
Personal File (2-CD set)
  • Release date: 2006
  • Label: Legacy Recordings
22 108 68
Country Legends: I Walk the Line
  • Release date: 2006
  • Label: BCI
44
The Legend of Johnny Cash Vol. II
  • Release date: 2006
  • Label: Island Records
28 144 86
JC: Johnny Cash
  • Release date: 2006
  • Label: Sun Records
26 109
Johnny Cash Disk 1
  • Release date: 2006
  • Label: Madacy Special Products
1 1
More Songs from Johnny's Personal File
  • Release date: 2007
  • Label: Columbia Records
Cash - Ultimate Gospel
  • Release date: 2007
  • Label: Legacy Recordings
34
Forever Johnny Cash
  • Release date: 2007
  • Label: Sun Records
58
The Best of the Johnny Cash TV Show: 1969-1971
  • Release date: 2008
  • Label: Legacy Recordings
47
  • AUS: 2× Platinum (DVD) [21]
Playlist: The Very Best of Johnny Cash
  • Release date: 2008
  • Label: Sony BMG
37 140
The Gospel Music of Johnny Cash
  • Release date: 2008
  • Label: Gaither Music Group
56
America
  • Release date: 2008
  • Label: Legacy Recordings
50
The Ultimate Collection
  • Release date: 2008
  • Label: Metro Records
  • UK: Silver
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

2010s[edit]

Title Details Peak chart
positions
US Country US
Icon: Johnny Cash
  • Release date: 2010
  • Label: Mercury Records
45
The Great Seventies Recordings
  • Release date: 2010
  • Label: Reader's Digest / Sony Music Custom Marketing Group
Bootleg Vol II: From Memphis to Hollywood
  • Release date: 2011
  • Label: Columbia Records/Legacy
33
Bootleg Vol III: Live Around the World
  • Release date: 2011
  • Label: Columbia Records/Legacy
42
Unseen Cash
  • Release date: 2012
  • Label: Bear Family Records
The Essential Collection
  • Release date: 2012
  • Label: Metro Records
Bootleg Vol IV: The Soul of Truth
  • Release date: 2012
  • Label: Columbia Records/Legacy
Opus Collection 6 28
The Greatest: The Number Ones
  • Release date: 2012
  • Label: Columbia Records/Legacy
28 125
The Greatest: Duets
  • Release date: 2012
  • Label: Columbia Records/Legacy
71
The Complete Columbia Album Collection
  • Release date: 2012
  • Label: Columbia Records/Legacy
Country: Johnny Cash
  • Release date: 2012
  • Label: Columbia Records/Legacy
61
LIFE Unheard
  • Release date: 2013
  • Label: Sony Music Entertainment
32 200
Every Song Tells a Story
(with Willie Nelson)
54
The Classic Christmas Album
  • Release date: 2013
  • Label: Legacy Recordings
48
The Bootleg Series Vol. 15: Travelin' Thru, 1967–1969
(with Bob Dylan)
  • Release date: 2019
  • Label: Sony Legacy
4
Bob Dylan - 50th Anniversary Collection 1969
(with Bob Dylan)
  • Release date: 2019
  • Label: Columbia/Sony Music/Legacy
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

2020s[edit]

Title Details Peak chart
positions
US Country US
The Complete Mercury Recordings 1986 - 1991
  • Release date: 2020
  • Label: Mercury Nashville
Easy Rider: The Best of the Mercury Recordings
  • Release date: 2020
  • Label: Mercury Nashville
Classic Cash: Hall of Fame Series - Early Mixes
  • Release date: 2020
  • Label: Mercury Nashville
25
Johnny Cash and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
(with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra)
  • Release date: 2020
  • Label: Columbia Records/Legacy
58
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

Other appearances[edit]

Studio[edit]

Year Song(s) Album
1979 "Nasty Dan" (with Oscar the Grouch)
"Five Feet High and Rising" (with Biff)
Children's TV Workshop Stars
Come Out on Sesame Street
1982[33] "The General Lee" Dukes of Hazzard soundtrack
1983 "The Love That Never Failed" Star Spangled Country
1986 "Let America Be America Again" (with Will D. Campbell, Willie Nelson, Jessi Colter, and Waylon Jennings) They Come to America[34]
1994 "Folsom Prison Blues" (with Brooks & Dunn)
"Forever Young"
Red Hot + Country
1995 "Were You There (When They Crucified My Lord)"
"Redemption"
Silent Witness, Vol. 1
1996 "In Your Mind" Dead Man Walking soundtrack
"Time of the Preacher" (with Krist Novoselic, Sean Kinney, Kim Thayil, and John Carter Cash) Twisted Willie[35]
1998 "In the Garden" The Apostle soundtrack
"I Washed My Face in the Morning Dew" Real: The Tom T. Hall Project
2000 "I'm on Fire" Badlands: A Tribute to Bruce Springsteen's Nebraska
2001 "I Dreamed About Momma Last Night" Timeless: A Tribute to Hank Williams
2002 "For You" (with Dave Matthews) We Were Soldiers soundtrack
2004 "Engine One-Forty-Three"
"Hold Fast to the Right"
The Unbroken Circle - The Musical Heritage Of The Carter Family
2006 "Unclouded Day" Voice of the Spirit, Gospel of the South

Live[edit]

Year Song(s) Album
1972 "I See Men as Trees Walking" Jesus Sound Explosion[36]
1974 "The Last Supper" Live At Spre·e Album[37]
1976 "Ragged Old Flag" It's Time to Pray, America[38]
1984 "Hey Porter", "Luther Played the Boogie", and "Big River" Louisiana Hayride Saturday Nite[39]
1994 "Folsom Prison Blues"
(live at the Grammy Legend Awards on December 5, 1990)
Grammy's Greatest Country Moments, Volume I[40]
2000 "City of New Orleans" (as The Highwaymen), "Folsom Prison Blues", "I've Always Been Crazy" (as The Highwaymen), and "Best of All Possible Worlds" (as The Highwaymen) Farm Aid, Volume One: Live[41]
"So Doggone Lonesome", "I Walk the Line", and "Get Rhythm" The Big "D" Jamboree Live, Volumes 1 & 2[42]
2001 "Five Feet High and Rising" and "Rock Island Line" The Original Louisiana Hayride Archives - Classic Country Radio Vol.1[43]
2004 "Get Rhythm", "I Walk the Line", and "So Doggone Lonesome" Best of Rockabilly[44]
2005 "Orange Blossom Special" Grand Ole Opry Live Classics - Hit the Road[45]
2006 "Folsom Prison Blues" Grand Ole Opry Live Classics - Great Number 1 Hits[46]
2011 "Big River" Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Volume 2: 1992-1994[47]
"Ring of Fire" Grand Ole Opry Classic Collection - Classic Hits[48]
"Jackson" Grand Ole Opry Classic Collection - Duets[49]
"Folsom Prison Blues", "Ain't No Good Chain Gang" (with Waylon Jennings) Grand Ole Opry Classic Collection - Outlaws[50]
2013 "I Got Stripes" Boy Meets Girls TV Shows Vol. 1[51]
2015 "I Walk the Line" Grand Ole Opry Live Classics - Hall of Famers[52]
"Folsom Prison Blues" Grand Ole Opry Live Classics - Timeless Hits[53]
"Will the Circle Be Unbroken" (with The Carter Family) The Winding Stream - The Carters, The Cashes And The Course Of Country Music[54]

Guest appearances[edit]

Year Song(s) Artist(s) Album
1961 "A Day in the Canyon" Andre Kostelanetz The Lure of the Grand Canyon
1969 "Girl from the North Country" Bob Dylan Nashville Skyline
1971 "A Front Row Seat to Hear Ole Johnny Sing" Shel Silverstein Freakin' at the Freakers Ball
1972 "A Song to Mama"
"The World Needs a Melody"
The Carter Family Traveling Minstral Band
"Amazing Grace" The Evangel Temple Choir The Evangel Temple Choir
1975 "Gospel Ship"
"Song to Woody"
"Hey Porter"
The Earl Scruggs Revue Anniversary Special, Vol. 1
1976 "I Still Miss Someone"
"My Ship Will Sail" (background vocals)
Anniversary Special, Vol. 2
"No Earthly Good" The Oak Ridge Boys Old Fashioned, Down Home, Hand Clappin'
Foot Stompin' Southern Style Gospel Quartet Music
"My Ship Will Sail" The Carter Family Country's First Family
"Love is My Refuge" Jack Routh
1979 "Jealous Loving Heart"
"Soldiers Last Letter"
Ernest Tubb The Legend and the Legacy
"Six Gun Shooting"
"Help Him, Jesus"
"The Death of Me"
Levon Helm
Emmylou Harris
Charlie Daniels
The Legend of Jesse James
1980 "What's Good for You (Should Be Alright for Me)"
"Mother Maybelle"
Marty Stuart
Curly Seckler
The Nashville Grass
Take a Little Time
"Jordan" Emmylou Harris
Tony Rice
Ricky Skaggs
Roses in the Snow (Emmylou Harris album)
1981 "Mister Garfield" Merle Kilgore
1982 "One More Ride"
"Hey Porter"
"Get in Line Brother"
Marty Stuart Busy Bee Cafe
"That's How I Got to Memphis" Rosanne Cash Somewhere in the Stars
1983 "I Still Miss Someone" Bill Monroe Bill Monroe and Friends
"Love Me Tender" Julie Andrews Love Me Tender
1984 "Crazy Old Soldier" Ray Charles Friendship
"Suffer Little Children" Glen Campbell No More Night
1986 "Be Careful Who You Love (Arthur's Song)" Waylon Jennings Sweet Mother Texas
"Better Class of Losers" John Schneider
Waylon Jennings
Take the Long Way Home (John Schneider album)
1987 "The Ten Commandments of Love" David Allan Coe A Matter of Life and Death
"Amazing Grace" Joanne Cash Yates Amazing Grace
1988 "Waitin' for a Southern Train" Jimmy Tittle Jimmy Tittle
1989 "Jesus is Lord"
"I've Been Saved"
"Gospel Medley"
"How Beautiful Heaven Must Be"
"Lord I'm Coming Home"
Joanne Cash Yates Live
"Life's Railway to Heaven"
"Will the Circle Be Unbroken"
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band Will the Circle Be Unbroken: Volume Two
"Wildwood Flower"
"Worried Man Blues"
"Ain't Gonna Work Tomorrow"
"Church in the Wildwood"
The Carter Family Wildwood Flower
"Woodcarver" Sandy Kelly Kelly's Heroes
1990 "Thoughts on the Flag" (with George Jones and Tom T. Hall)
"Guess Things Happen That Way"
Tommy Cash The 25th Anniversary Album (Tommy Cash album)
"Get Rhythm" Martin Delray Get Rhythm
1991 "Man in Black" One Bad Pig I Scream Sunday
1992 "Doin' My Time" Marty Stuart This One's Gonna Hurt You
1993 "The Wanderer" U2 Zooropa
"The Devil Comes Back to Georgia" Charlie Daniels
Travis Tritt
Marty Stuart
Heroes (Mark O'Connor album)
1994 "Tennessee Stud" Michael Martin Murphey Horse Legends
"A Comment from Johnny Cash" Rose Maddox $35 and a Dream
"The Little Drummer Boy" Ben Keith Seven Gates: A Christmas Album
by Ben Keith and Friends
1995 "Get Rhythm" John Stewart Airdream Believer
"Go Wild"
"The Winding Stream"
Carlene Carter Little Acts of Treason
"Where the Soul Never Dies" The Cluster Pluckers Unplucked
"Blistered" Jimmy Tittle It's in the Attitude
1996 "Two Old Army Pals"
"Give Me Back My Job"
Bono
Willie Nelson
Tom Petty
Go Cat Go! (Carl Perkins album)
"Steel Guitar Rag" Robby Turner Man of Steel
"Johnny Cash Hit Medley
(Ring of Fire/I Walk the Line/Folsom Prison Blues)"
"I Will Rock and Roll with You"
"Fly Little Bird" (with John Carter Cash)
Tom Astor Tom Astor
"It Could Happen Again" Collin Raye Christmas: The Gift
1998 "I Walk the Line (Revisited)" Rodney Crowell The Houston Kid
1999 "Johnny Cash Outro" Marty Stuart The Pilgrim
"Guess Things Happen That Way"
"Tribute To A Princess"
"Silver Haired Daddy of Mine"
"Thoughts on the Flag"
George Jones
Tom T. Hall
Classics (Tommy Cash album)
"Far Side Banks of Jordan"
June Carter Cash Press On
2000 "Introduction"
"Take Me Home"
Ramblin' Jack Elliott The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack
2001 "Passin' Thru" Don Henley
Earl Scruggs
Earl Scruggs and Friends
"Big River" Trick Pony
Waylon Jennings
Trick Pony (Trick Pony album)
2002 "Redemption Song"(guitar only) Joe Strummer and the Mescaleros Streetcore
"Tears in the Holston River" The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band Will the Circle Be Unbroken, Vol. 3
2003 "September When It Comes" Rosanne Cash Rules of Travel
"Keep on the Sunny Side"
"The Road to Kaintuck"
"Temptation"
"Will You Miss Me When I'm Gone"
"Wildwood Flower"
June Carter Cash Wildwood Flower
"The Way-Worn Traveler" John Carter Cash Bitter Harvest
"I Still Miss Someone" Laura Cash White Among My Souvenirs
2004 "Ballad of a Teenage Queen"
"Guess Things Happen That Way"
Jack Clement Guess Things Happen That Way
"We Ought to Be Ashamed" Elvis Costello Almost Blue
2005 "Cowboys and Ladies" (with June Carter Cash) and "Heroes in Black and White" Kelly Crabb[55] All My Friends Are Cowboys[56]
"Flesh and Blood" Jerry Hensley Cool Breeze Blowin'
"Cuban Soldier"
"Jackson"
"Far Side Banks of Jordan"
"If I Were a Carpenter"
June Carter Cash Ring of Fire: The Best of June Carter Cash
2006 "The Good Intent" Rosanne Cash Black Cadillac
"The Greatest Cowboy of them All"
"There Ain't No Good Chain Gang"
"I Do Believe" (as The Highwaymen)
Waylon Jennings Nashville Rebel
2007 "You Just Can't Beat Jesus Christ" Billy Joe Shaver Everybody's Brother
"Lower Lights"
"When He Comes"
"Softly And Tenderly"
Joanne Cash Gospel
2008 "Woodcarver"
"Ring of Fire"
Sandy Kelly Best of Sandy Kelly
2010 "Why Me Lord?" Ray Charles Rare Genius: The Undiscovered Masters
2012 "One Too Many Mornings" (remix by The Avett Brothers) The Avett Brothers Chimes of Freedom
2013 "I Ain't Gonna Work Tomorrow" Carlene Carter Carter Girl
2017 "Hell, This Ain't Heaven" John Schneider Hell, This Ain't Heaven
2019 "Redemption Day" Sheryl Crow Threads

Audiobooks[edit]

Year Recorded Book Author(s)
1990 The Complete New Testament
1995 Riding for the Brand Louis L'Amour
1996 The Eye of the Prophet Kahlil Gibran
1999 Franklin Bible Sessions

Video albums[edit]

Year Video Recorded Certification
2003 A Concert Behind Prison Walls 1976
2005 Live at Montreux 1994 1994
  • AUS: 2× Platinum (DVD) [57]
2005 CBS TV Anniversary Special: The First 25 Years March 12, 1980
2005 Live from Austin, TX January 3, 1987 (for Austin City Limits)
2006 Live in Denmark 1971
2006 Johnny Cash in Ireland 1993
2008 Cash for Kenya: Live in Johnstown, PA 1991

Tribute albums[edit]

Title Details Peak chart
positions
US Country US
Goodnight Bill Walker
  • Released: November 30, 1970
  • Label: Columbia
The Sound Behind Johnny Cash
  • Released: March 24, 1971
  • Label: Columbia
Til Things Are Brighter: A Tribute to Johnny Cash
Cash On Delivery: An Alternative Country Tribute to Johnny Cash
Americana: A Tribute to Johnny Cash
Cash from Chaos: A Tribute to the Legendary Man in Black
  • Release date: 2001
  • Label: Invisible Records
Cash Only: A Tribute to Johnny Cash
  • Release date: 2002
  • Label: Bluelight Records
Dressed in Black: A Tribute to Johnny Cash 53
Kindred Spirits: A Tribute to the Songs of Johnny Cash
  • Release date: 2002
  • Label: Columbia Records
17 140
Johnny's Blues: A Tribute to Johnny Cash
To Hell with Johnny Cash
Johnny Cash: Roots and Branches
Fade to Black: Memories of Johnny
  • Release date: 2008
  • Label: In-Light
All Aboard: A Tribute to Johnny Cash
  • Release date: 2008
  • Label: Anchorless Records
Johnny Cash Remixed 65
We Walk The Line: A Celebration of the Music of Johnny Cash
  • Release date: 2012
  • Label: Columbia Records/Legacy
38 200
The Johnny Cash Music Festival 2011
  • Release date: 2012
  • Label: Coming Home Music
Look Again to the Wind - Johnny Cash's Bitter Tears Revisited
  • Release date: 2014
  • Label: Sony Masterworks
Forever Words
  • Release date: 2018
  • Label: Legacy
9 66
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

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