Johnny Cash's 11 Coolest Cover Songs

From Soundgarden howlers to U2 ballads, Rolling Stone Country counts down 11 of the Man in Black's most badass covers

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'I Won't Back Down' (Tom Petty)

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers served as Cash's band for his 1996 Unchained album, but this take on Petty's Full Moon Fever track appeared not on that LP, but 2000's American III: Solitary Man. Still, Petty appears here to harmonize with Cash, who after battling illness, imbues the song with added defiance.

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