rock The Best Johnny Cash Songs of All Time  

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List Rules Vote for your favorite Johnny Cash songs, no matter what album they're from or how popular they are.

All Johnny Cash songs, ranked from best to worst by the Ranker community. This ambitious list takes Cash's entire discography and lets you vote for your favorite songs. What can be said about Johnny besides that he is a music God? He was inducted into the hall of fame for rock, gospel, and country, cementing his legacy as one of the most influential musicians to ever walk the earth. All of Johnny Cash's singles are included here, but real fans know there are other awesome songs to vote on other than the radio hits. Even casual fans of Johnny Cash know songs like "Ring of Fire," so don't vote for stuff just because it's popular. Music videos and audio videos are included next to each track name, so if you haven't heard a song you can listen to it right here on this list. Is one of your favorite Johnny Cash songs missing from this poll? Add it to the list so it has a chance to rise to the top.

List features songs like "Hurt," "The Man Comes Around," and more. If the order of this list bothers you, then start a revolution and fight the system by creating your own version and re-ranking it. Simply click the "Rerank List" button and you can put the songs in whatever order you like.

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I Walk The Line I Walk the Line, Johnny Cash With His Hot and Blue Guitar, Sings the Songs That Made Him Famous

25 Pictures of Young Johnny Cash The Druggiest Rock Stars of All Time

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Folsom Prison Blues Johnny Cash With His Hot and Blue Guitar, Destination Victoria Station, Sings Hank Williams

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Man in Black Man in Black

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Hurt American IV: The Man Comes Around

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Jackson Johnny Cash and His Woman, Carryin' On With Johnny Cash & June Carter, June Carter and Johnny Cash: Duets

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Cry Cry Cry Johnny Cash With His Hot and Blue Guitar, Classic Cash: Hall of Fame Series, Old Golden Hits

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Daddy Sang Bass Gospel Glory, Just as I Am, The Holy Land

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The Man Comes Around American IV: The Man Comes Around

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Get Rhythm Johnny Cash With His Hot and Blue Guitar, Greatest!

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God's Gonna Cut You Down American V: A Hundred Highways

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Don't Take Your Guns to Town The Fabulous Johnny Cash, The Fabulous Johnny Cash / Songs of Our Soil, Johnny Cash

The Best Johnny Cash Albums of All Time The Top 500 Musical Groups/Artists of All Time

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Hey, Porter Now Here's Johnny Cash, Johnny Cash With His Hot and Blue Guitar, All Aboard the Blue Train

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Big River Sings the Songs That Made Him Famous, Original Sun Sound of Johnny Cash, Original Sun Sound of Johnny Cash / All Aboard the Blue Train

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I Still Miss Someone Ring of Fire: The Best of Johnny Cash, The Fabulous Johnny Cash, The Fabulous Johnny Cash / Songs of Our Soil

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It Ain't Me Babe Orange Blossom Special, Johnny Cash and His Woman

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Ballad of a Teenage Queen Sings the Songs That Made Him Famous, Johnny Cash Collection

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Sixteen Tons Johnny Cash Is Coming to Town / Boom Chicka Boom

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The Legend of John Henry's Hammer Blood, Sweat and Tears

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In the Jailhouse Now The Sound of Johnny Cash

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Personal Jesus American IV: The Man Comes Around

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Rock Island Line Johnny Cash With His Hot and Blue Guitar, All Aboard the Blue Train

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If I Were a Carpenter Hello^! I'm Johnny Cash

Rock Stars Who Have Aged Surprisingly Well The Worst Parts of Being a Bridesmaid

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Understand Your Man I Walk the Line

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Hey Good Lookin' Greatest!, Sings Hank Williams

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Cocaine Blues Silver

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Why Me Lord American Recordings

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Oh, Lonesome Me Now Here's Johnny Cash

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Guess Things Happen That Way Sings the Songs That Made Him Famous, Happiness Is You

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Long-Legged Guitar Pickin' Man June Carter and Johnny Cash: Duets, Carryin' On With Johnny Cash & June Carter

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Unchained Unchained

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Delia's Gone The Sound of Johnny Cash

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The Beast in Me American Recordings

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The Man Who Couldn't Cry American Recordings

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Tennessee Stud American Recordings

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The Little Drummer Boy The Christmas Spirit

The 15 Greatest Bands Named After Real People The Best Adventure Travel Companies

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Let the Train Blow the Whistle American Recordings

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The Night Hank Williams Came to Town Johnny Cash Is Coming to Town / Boom Chicka Boom

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I Won't Back Down American III: Solitary Man

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So Doggone Lonesome Johnny Cash With His Hot and Blue Guitar, Now Here's Johnny Cash, All Aboard the Blue Train

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Drive On American Recordings

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Bird on a Wire American Recordings