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Johnny Cash tune tops Rolling Stone Country Songs list

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Jun 06, 2014 | 4:45pm EDT

Johnny Cash's I Walk The Line has topped a new Rolling Stone magazine poll of the Greatest Country Songs of All Time. The 1956 tune tops Patsy Cline's 1961 classic Crazy and Hank Williams' I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry. George Jones' He Stopped Loving Her Today and Blue Yodel No. 9 (Standin' on the Corner) by Jimmie Rodgers round out the top five. Meanwhile, the modern country stars are represented by Taylor Swift, who just makes the top 25 at 24 with Mean. The top 10 is: 1. I Walk The Line by Johnny Cash 2. Crazy by Patsy Cline 3. I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry by Hank Williams 4. He Stopped Loving Her Today by George Jones 5. Blue Yodel No. 9 (Standin' on the Corner) by Jimmie Rodgers 6. Stand by Your Man by Tammy Wynette 7. You Don't Know Me by Ray Charles 8. Mama Tried by Merle Haggard 9. Jolene by Dolly Parton 10. Mammas, Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys by Willie Nelson & Waylon Jennings.

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