CMT Extends Cash Tribute

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Country Music Television is adding a half-hour to its salute to late singer Johnny Cash Saturday night.

The network will air The CMT Johnny Cash Memorial Tribute: A Celebration of Friends and Family from 8 p.m.-10:30 p.m. Nov. 15.

The event -- recorded at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tenn., Nov. 10 -- features performances and remembrances from daughter Rosanne Cash, Kris Kristofferson, Sheryl Crow, John Mellencamp, George Jones, Willie Nelson, Hank Williams Jr., Rodney Crowell, Marty Stuart and Steve Earle.

Actor Tim Robbins hosted the emotional evening.

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