THE MAN IN BLACK DIES

Johnny Cash, a legend in the music business, died from complications of Diabetes. Entire generations grew up with "The Man In Black" and over 50 million copies of his songs were sold throughout the world. Most recently, he received seven nominations at last month's MTV Video Music Awards for his the Nine Inch Nails song "Hurt."

He received 11 Grammys, including one in 2003 for "Give My Love To Rose" as the best male country vocal performer. Cash was a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

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