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Johnny Cash's Version


Johnny Cash - God's Gonna Cut You Down

God's Gonna Cut You Down features a number of celebrities, including Iggy Pop, Kanye West, Chris Martin, Kris Kristofferson, Patti Smith, Terrence Howard, Flea, Q-Tip, Adam Levine, Chris Rock, Justin Timberlake, Kate Moss, Sir Peter Blake, Sheryl Crow, Dennis Hopper, Woody Harrelson, Amy Lee, Tommy Lee, the Dixie Chicks, Mick Jones, Sharon Stone, Bono, Shelby Lynne, Anthony Kiedis, Travis Barker, Lisa Marie Presley, Kid Rock, Jay-Z, Keith Richards, Billy Gibbons, Corinne Bailey Rae, Johnny Depp, Graham Nash, Brian Wilson, Rick Rubin, Owen Wilson and Jerry Lee Lewis. It briefly features archive footage of Cash and was shot entirely in black and white. The video won the 2008 Grammy Award for Best Short Form Music Video.

Marilyn Manson's Version


Marilyn Manson - God's Gonna Cut You Down (Official Music Video)

God's Gonna Cut You Down was shot in Joshua Tree, California, and features Manson singing in a motel room and in the desert. Crosses, nooses and burial plot appear through the video with Manson, in cover wrapping, appearing at the end partially buried in the ground.