And he is a socialist. The good kind. The one that puts society as top priority, that understands that the working man should be able to lead a normal life. Nothing more. He is not singing about getting rich, he is singing about hunger, about hard work, about the kind of life that leads you straight into a Folsom prison ballad.
And john cash is the only one I allow to preach to me about Jesus and god. he got it right. If only Christians listen to him.
Johnny cash heard the message of god, and passed it on in three chords. If bob Dylan was the thinker, the poet, the wordsmith of the truth, Johnny cash was the primal, simple, naked truth. In your face. Not in a negative way. In your face. Here. This is it. No, there is NOTHING more. This is ALL you need to know, all there is to know. Listen to me. I know. I am Johnny cash, the man in black.