“Rock Island Line” is an American folk song. Ostensibly about the Chicago, Rock …. Johnny Cash (single 1970) – from the album Rock Island Line (1970), the single reached number 93 (US Singles Chart), and number 35 (US Country chart).
Rock Island Line” is an American folk song. Ostensibly about the Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad, it appeared as a spiritual as early as 1929. The first recorded performance of “Rock Island Line” was by inmates of the Arkansas Cummins State Farm prison in 1934. source
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