Johnny Cash to be Featured on US Postage Stamp

The US Postal Service previewed a postage stamp that will honor the late Johnny Cash.


The stamp is part of the Postal Service’s Music Icons series and will be released later this year.


In a release the USPS describes the stamp as:


Resembling the appearance of a 45 rpm record sleeve, the square stamp features a photograph taken by Frank Bez during the photo session for Ring of Fire: The Best of Johnny Cash (1963). In the photo, Cash stares out at the viewer through a veil of shadow, his brooding expression fitting for an artist known to so many people simply as “the Man in Black.