Johnny Cash, Dixie Chicks Make Rolling Stone‘s Top 50

Several country performers were among the artists included on Rolling Stone magazine’s list of the Top 50 albums of 2006. With Bob Dylan topping the list with Modern Times, his late friend and occasional collaborator, Johnny Cash, came in at No. 14 with American V: A Hundred Highways. The Dixie Chicks’ Taking the Long Way was listed at No. 19 and Willie Nelson’s You Don’t Know Me: The Songs of Cindy Walker at No. 46. Other folk and country-related titles making the list include Bruce Springsteen’s We Shall Overcome: The Seeger Sessions (at No. 29) and Todd Snider’s The Devil You Know (at No. 33). Fleetwood Mac member Lindsey Buckingham, who recently performed with Little Big Town on CMT Crossroads, was mentioned at No. 42 for his latest solo project, Under the Sky.