Fox Flash: 'The Man in Black'
An inside look at Johnny Cash
- Duration 3:08
- Date Oct 19, 2011
An inside look at Johnny Cash
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Hi everybody it's time for your -- slash time Steve Doocy thanks for defense.
He is known simply as the man in black now Johnny Cash fans are getting behind the scenes look at the music legend through some never before seen home video.
And other personal items -- -- that that is -- I understand it on vacation in Jamaica that according to his son.
Who is just released a brand new book it is called.
The house of cash and the sun is John Carter cash the son of June Carter and Johnny Cash and He joined us earlier on FOX & Friends.
I look as tightly as we look at the book there are all sorts of.
Letters and pictures that nobody's ever seen before this little -- out I think this is his sketches so you know that are in there and you know He was about of course -- wonderful artists as everyone knows a great you know music artist sure had He lived as more beyond that He was a trainer it was a photographer then he's as you said He was a cook it with what you've been a pack rat too because He stated everything and kept -- -- the story at all.
Yet -- and my mother both you know for all the years on the road when they receive an item from someone they would they would keep -- of course there were innumerable.
Tape -- recordings.
There you know what all different formats and just an amazing amount of stuff that they if they get stored in their their -- through the years when they passed away became necessary to go through these things.
Sure and -- figure out you know what was a -- -- -- -- some some of those great treasures I felt like it was important sure the world that's for the books about it it is a beautiful.
And you -- it also reflects your father your father a complicated guy yet it was a tortured -- -- a lot of people realize though that his brother Jack.
There was killed in the -- accident of fourteen and -- really affected the rest of his life.
Well I think you know.
That darkness is this -- -- -- -- However.
-- believe there is a common conception of my father than that is a little.
Misunderstood I think there's a whole lot more to the man that people don't know.
And I felt it important to share that with the world you know my father's deep spiritual nature have generally was is as a father and -- -- The book the house of cash is on sale right now.
And in regular brick and mortar bookstores as well it's beautiful book -- -- And they call them kissing cousins you're looking at a house cat coming face to face with a mountain lion it happened in Boulder, Colorado that.
-- each other day each other down through a sliding glass door for about five minutes it's good it's glass and not a screen.
-- little later the mountain lion then moved on to a statue of a mountain lion in the family's lawn.
Before retreating back.
Into the woods.
And that's the last we saw.
Of the -- cousins.
And that your fox flash I'm Steve doozy it's my birthday that is.
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