February 8, 2010 21:39

Johnny Cash's Scottish roots explored in new documentary

Country legend had connections to Falkland in Fife

Johnny Cash's Scottish roots explored in new documentary
A documentary about Johnny Cash's connections to Scotland is set to be aired.

Called Johnny Cash Of Easter Cash, the documentary looks at the country star's links to the small village of Falkland in Fife.

During his life the singer visited the area at least three times and he even traced his ancestry back to 12th century royal Malcolm IV, whose surname was either Cash or Cashel, reports SpinnerMusic.co.uk.

Featuring first hand accounts by Falkland villagers and Cash's daughter Rosanne, the documentary will air on BBC Radio 4 this Saturday (Feburary 13) at 10.30am (GMT).

Meanwhile, Johnny Cash's final album 'American VI: Ain't No Grave', will be released on February 26.

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