So much extra meaning in those words now…
Months after his shocking death, we’re hearing the great voice of Chris Cornell one more time.
The Soundgarden frontman performed a fusion of two Johnny Cash poems to become You Never Knew My Mind for an upcoming tribute album called Forever Words, and it is even more moving given the circumstances.
Hear the song, released in honor of Cash’s birthday, and see Chris discuss performing it (below):
Cash fans will know of course this cover is payback; Johnny put his own spin on Soundgarden’s Rusty Cage before his death, something that meant a lot to Chris.
Two great artists both gone too soon.
[Image via YouTube.]