Songs of Our Soil by Johnny Cash

Published March 6, 2022

Songs of Our Soil by Johnny Cash

Album info

  • Title Songs of Our Soil
  • Artist Johnny Cash
  • Year 1959
  • Genre Country


  1. Drink to Me
  2. Five Feet High and Rising
  3. The Man On the Hill
  4. Hank and Joe and Me
  5. Clementine
  6. The Great Speckle Bird
  7. I Want to Go Home
  8. The Caretaker
  9. Old Apache Squaw
  10. Don’t Step On Mother’s Roses
  11. My Grandfather’s Clock
  12. It Could Be You (Instead of Him)


Another step along the Johnny Cash journey, and this was another simple collection of songs that he does so beautifully. What I always find weird about these albums is how many covers there are, or songs that are traditional that I had no idea about… Beach Boys’ Sloop John B is on here in a different format because it’s actually an old school traditional song - who knew??? And My Grandfather’s Clock is just an old kid’s song… but also on a Johnny Cash album?!

Rating: 4 / 5

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