Includes a bonus DVD featuring a music video for the song "Hurt".
Personnel includes: Johnny Cash (vocals, guitar); Fiona Apple, Don Henley, Nick Cave (vocals); Smokey Hormel (acoustic guitar, slide guitar); Randy Scruggs, Jeff Hannah, Kerry Marx, Mike Campbell, Marty Stuart, John Frusciante, Thom Bresh (acoustic guitar); "Cowboy" Jack Clement (dobro); David Ferguson (ukelele); Laura Cash (fiddle); Terry Harrington (clarinet); Benmont Tench (piano, Wurlitzer piano, organ, harmonium, pipe organ, mellotron); Roger Manning Jr. (piano, harmonium, chamberlain, mellotron, orchestra bells); Billy Preston (piano); Joey Waronker (drums).
Recorded at Cash Cabin, Nashville, Tennessee and Akademie Mathematique Of Philosphical Sound Research, Los Angeles, California. Includes liner notes by Johnny Cash.
"Give My Love To Rose" won the 2003 Grammy Award for Best Male Country Vocal Performance.
"American Iv: The Man Comes Around" was nominated for the 2003 Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Folk Album. Bridge Over Troubled Water was nominated for the 2003 Grammy Award for Best Country Collaboration With Vocals.