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Here are some of the songs topping the charts from music hot spots around the world.

This week, Worldcrunch listened to Johnny Cash and especially to his "Ring of Fire". September 12 will mark the tenth anniversary of the ledgendary American singer's death. "Ring of Fire" was written by Johnny Cash's wife June Carter and released in 1963, and went on to become his biggest hit.

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