"Flesh and Blood" is a 1970 single written and recorded by Johnny Cash and was featured in the film, I Walk the Line starring Gregory Peck (see: soundtrack album I Walk the Line). The song went to number one on the U.S. country singles chart for one week, spending a total of thirteen weeks on the chart.
|"Flesh and Blood"|
|Single by Johnny Cash|
|from the album I Walk the Line (soundtrack album)|
|B-side||"This Side of the Law"|
|Johnny Cash singles chronology|
The song describes a man observing and interacting with nature, but noting that it is no substitute for a human partner; "flesh and blood needs flesh and blood."
|US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)||1|
|US Billboard Hot 100||54|
|Canadian RPM Country Tracks||1|
|Canadian RPM Top Singles||41|
|Canadian RPM Adult Contemporary Tracks||23|