TIL Shel Silverstein wrote the song “A Boy Named Sue.” Johnny Cash’s version is a cover. by whatilearned August 6, 2022, 2:12 am Read more: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki%2FA_Boy_Named_Sue What do you think? 7 Points Upvote Downvote boyCashscoverJohnnynamedShelSilversteinsongsueTILToday I learnedversionwrote See more Previous article Dating pro tip: if s/he admires the Soviet Union… Next article TIL: Closed Captions [CC] are meant for people who cannot hear the audio and use direct dialog / sounds /emphasis (sarcasm, yelling) Subtitles are meant for people who can hear the audio but may not interpret the meaning of some parts which is why the text sometimes doesn’t directly follow the audio 4 Comments Leave a Reply Ha! That’s awesome. Thank you. Log in to Reply Shel wrote a few iconic songs, including a top hit for Dr. Hook (‘on the cover of The Rolling Stone ‘)… Log in to Reply And that nasty af sequel song 🤢 Log in to Reply Johnny had a way of covering a song and making it sound like it was his. Log in to Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.