Cash Hospitalized in Nashville

Johnny Cash is being treated at Nashville’s Baptist Hospital and will not attend Thursday night’s (Aug. 28) MTV Video Music Awards in New York. Cash, 71, was listed in stable condition Thursday after being admitted to the hospital Monday for treatment of a stomach ailment. Late last week, Cash was still planning to attend the MTV Video Music Awards. He received six nominations for his recording of “Hurt,” a song written by Nine Inch Nails’ Trent Reznor. Cash also netted four nominations for this year’s CMA Awards. 08/28/03