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American IV: The Man Comes Around [Bonus DVD]

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    American IV the man comes around

    Though not what one expects, it has the inner feelings I believe everyone has and sometimes choice to ignore.

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  • Posted October 1, 2010

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    Johnny Cash American IV

    I liked this CD, it had a wonderful variety of songs delivered only as Johnny Cash could deliver them. I loved the version of Hurt and the video almost brought me to tears as I reflected over my own experiences. Sam Hall had to be one of my favorites as classic Johnny Cash attitude. I strongly recommend this album to your collection.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    American IV solidifies Cash as a true American legend

    Demonstrating all of Cash's creative genius, American IV is a collection of mesmerizing songs. The warmth of his voice and the diversity of the songs make this one of my all-time favorite albums.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    The Man to the end..

    From the first time I heard "Hurt", I knew this was his last album. After finally getting to hear the whole album, it just confirmed what I felt then. This whole album is him saying goodbye. His voice, though commanding, is much thinner than I ever remember. Even so, this is a compelling compilation. I believe Tom Petty once said that after Johnny Cash sings one of your songs, it's now his. You just happened to write it for him. This album is further confirmation of that.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Going out on top

    This is the last album Mr.cash released during his lifetime.And it is one of his best efforts ever.This album has songs that Mr.Cash had always wanted to do and also some of his own material redone.The result is stunning.His voice ,though hammered by age and illness,still has that underlying granite baritone that is known the world over.On this album he does songs from everybody from the Beatles to Trent Reznor.Reznor's "Hurt" was,of course,the one song,along with the stunning video,that caught everyones attention and catupulted this album to a very special place in the hearts of Cash fans. Proving that ,unlike Sinatra or Elvis,Johnny Cash stayed vital and cutting edge right up to the end of his recording career ,this album won for Mr. Cash---album of the year,single of the year and "Hurt" won video of the year.The sad thing is we all wonder what he would have done next had he not succumb to one of his many ailments. In this album Mr.Cash puts to shame all of the junk that is being sold today as country music.Get a copy of "The Man comes Around" and listen to the soul of Johnny Cash.The 71 year old sick and weak John R. Cash shows the pretenders how its done.This album will simply stun you.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    a true man

    he loved june carter till the day she died. they're happy now and their music will live on and on. when i first heard "ring of fire", i liked to think he wrote it for june, but came to realise it was about all women. and men.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    A Great Album by an American Icon

    If you like Johnny Cash, you are going to love this album. I first heard it over at a friend's house and bought it the next day. I particularly enjoyed his choice of songs to remake. Terrific album!!

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