Friday, September 3, 2010

Johnny Cash- Ring of Fire (1963)

From Wikipedia:
"Ring of Fire" or "The Ring of Fire" is a country music song popularized by Johnny Cash and co-written by June Carter (wife of Johnny Cash) and Merle Kilgore. The single appears on Cash's 1963 compilation album, Ring of Fire: The Best of Johnny Cash. The song was originally recorded by June's sister, Anita Carter, on her Mercury Records album Folk Songs Old and New (1963) as "(Love's) Ring of Fire". The song was recorded on March 25, 1963 and became the biggest hit of Johnny Cash's career, staying at number one on the charts for seven weeks.