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Thread #113867   Message #3583635
Posted By: GUEST,tony
12-Dec-13 - 02:35 PM
Thread Name: Origin: Forty Shades of Green (Johnny Cash)
Subject: RE: Origin: Forty Shades of Green (Johnny Cash)
i followed a link mentioned by guest curtis [see above}which led to a few you tube videos of jc introducing forty shades of one he says he wrote the song in 1959,and in another he says he wrote it in 1961?????? methinks the lady heckler was on to something when she disputed his version during the dublin concert. does anyone know anything about a dublin postman who really may be the original composer? jc may have owned the copyright but......... tony