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Top 100 Country Singers of All Time
100 Best Country Singers of All Time. A list of country music's most noteworthy, legendary acts that span decades. Includes links to artist bios.
The 100 Most Romantic Country Songs Ever Written
A list of what we feel are the best country love songs through the ages. You may or may not agree, but these are our choices.
Top 25 Classic Country Singers
25 classic country singers. A list of 25 old country singers who were instrumental in defining the genre and influencing today's top contemporary artists.
Top 100 Country Songs of the 1990s
In the 90s country was more commercial than ever and these best country songs of the 90s changed the landscape of country music forever.
Top 25 Sad Country Songs
Top 25 Sad Country Songs. Country music is known for sad songs and this article lists the 25 saddest country songs. Includes links to download songs.
The 25 Greatest Groups in Country Music History
The Carter Family battle the Dixie Chicks in this rundown of the top group acts in country music.
Top 75 Country Done-Me-Wrong Songs: The...
A list of 75 country break up songs. The genre is known for love songs, but it's also known for breakup songs. Include links to download songs.
Top 20 Country Music Cheating Songs
Who's cheating who? These top cheating songs have something to say about the matter.
Pick Yourself Up with These 10 Inspirational...
These are 10 of the best country songs that have an inspirational theme to them. These are songs that talk about inspiring people or themes.
The 10 Funniest Country Songs Ever Written
Laugh along to these hilarious country songs from Blake Shelton, Johnny Cash, and others.
Our 20 Top Picks for Sexiest Country Love Songs
Get in the mood with this sextastic assortment of country love songs.
The Top 20 Country Love Songs of the 90s
Country Music in the 1990s was quite the popular time, with big acts like Alan Jackson, George Strait and Garth Brooks. It's also where the term
Top 500 Country Music Songs - Print-friendly list
Top 500 Country Music Songs - Print-friendly List
Learn to Play These 10 Country Songs on Guitar...
Here are ten Contemporary country songs that you can learn to play on guitar in 15 minutes. No guarantees on the exact time it will take to learn, but these are all very easy songs with no more than 3-4 different chords per song.
The 20 Best Anti-Love Songs in Country Music...
Not every love story has a happy ending. Here are the top 20 songs we feel are the best songs about love that's gone wrong.
Top 20 Country Gospel Songs
A collection of the best gospel country songs.
What Country Song Are You Quiz
Take our quiz to find out which country song best fits you.
Use These 20 Country Songs for Your Spring...
Here are our suggestions for twenty of the best songs to make your spring break vacation playlist.
The 100 Best Country Songs of the '90s
Top 100 Country Songs of the 1990s - Part 5 - 20 - 1
Who Are the Most Influential Artists in Country...
This is a list of the ten most influential singers in the history of country music. Hank Williams, George Jones, Jimmie Rodgers, Kitty Wells, Lefty Frizzell, Roy Acuff, Loretta Lynn, Ernest Tubb, Eddy Arnold and Merle Haggard were all instrumental in elevating country music into the powerhouse genre it is today.
Top 10 Country Artists of the 1990s
This list of the 10 top country artists of the 1990s includes 1990 country singers who changed the landscape of country music forever.
The History of Country Music
Beginning with the first mass-produced recordings on Victor Records of Jimmie Rodgers and The Carter Family to famous Class of 1989 (Garth Brooks, Alan Jackson, Clint Black and Dwight Yoakam), the history of country music has witnessed the genre progress from a small regional sub-genre to the massive powerhouse country music is today. Ernest Tubb, Bob Wills, Bill Monroe, Roy Rogers, Gene Autry and Hank Williams are just some of the pioneering superstars who made country music what it is today.
The 10 Best Country Love Songs
No cheatin' hearts. No worried minds. These upbeat country songs take an optimistic look at love.
Our 12 Favorite Movies Featuring Country Music
The greatest movies ever made about country music.
Swoon Over the Top 20 Country Love Songs of the...
Country music in the 1980s was the era of Urban Cowboy - the movie that started the craze, and really brought country music to the forefront. I've combed through several resources of songs that were #1 hits in the 1980s, and picked 20 of my favorites. Each link takes you to a site where you can download the track. Mix and match decades, as you'll find my other picks from the 1970s, 1990s and love songs from the millennium, and create a romantic collection of music.
Top 10 Country Songs About Work
Want to tell your boss to take this job and shove it? These classic country songs about work are sure to speak to you.
The 10 Best Country Songs About Riding Tractors
Songs about tractors are the strangest new country sub-genre.
The 10 Most Patriotic Country Songs of All Time
Patriotic Country, Patriotic Country Songs, Lists, Best Patriotic Country Songs of All Time, 8th of November, Arlington, Courtesy of the Red White and Blue, Fightin' Side of Me, God Bless the U.S.A., If You're Reading This, The Ballad of Ira Hayes, Only in America, Some Gave All, Where Were You (When the World Stopped Turning), Big & Rich, Trace Adkins, Toby Keith, Merle Haggard, Lee Greenwood, Tim McGraw, Johnny Cash, Brooks & Dunn, Billy Ray Cyrus, Alan Jackson
Top 20 Country Music Love Songs of the 1970s
Country Music in the 1970s brings to mind songs from artists like Loretta Lynn, Conway Twitty, Ronnie Milsap, Kenny Rogers, and many more. I've combed through several resources of songs that were #1 hits in the 1970, and picked 20 of my favorites. Each link takes you to a site where you can download the track. Mix and match decades, as you'll find my other picks from the 1980s, 1990s and love songs from the millennium, and create a romantic collection of music.
The 10 Best Country Songs about Moms and...
Here is a list of our Top 10 Favorite Country Songs for Mothers.
Cream of the Crop: The Top 10 Country Love...
I have compiled what I feel are the Top 10 Country Love songs of all time. The list is based on my own personal preference, taking into consideration songs that have had large impacts on country music. Each song includes my thoughts on the song, and links to lyrics, a place to download the song, and a link to the album on which the song can be found.
What Are the Top Selling Country Albums of All...
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Say "I Do" with These Country Wedding Songs
Need to find a tune for the big day? Look no further than this list of the best wedding love songs.
The 10 Best Country Tunes about Dads and...
Dads get props from Brad Paisley, Tim McGraw, and Trace Adkins in these fine country songs that show appreciation.
10 Most Influential Women of Country Music
In honor of Women's History Month, I've compiled a list of the Top 10 most influential female artists of country music, and created a spotlight for each of them. The women I've chosen are based on their total influence on other artists, record sales, and other data. I've listed them in roughly in a timeline sequence.
Our Favorite Country Songs from the 1990s
Top 100 Country Songs of the 1990s - Part 4 - 40 - 21
Top 500 Country Music Songs Part 10 - Guitar...
Top 500 Country Music Songs Part 10 - Guitar Tabs, Chords & Lyrics
Top 15 Driving Songs
Need a tune for the road? They country driving songs have you covered.
Get Your Country Music Ringtones at These 5 Sites
A list of sites where you can find country music ringtones for your cellphone.
The Best Country Love Songs from the 70s, 80s,...
I've combed through several resources of songs over the past forty years to find the Top 20 Country Love Songs by Decade. All the songs on the lists are at least Top 20 hits. Many of them were Top 5 or better.
Yee-Haw! It's the 10 Best Party Songs in...
We list the Ten Best Country Music Party Songs. Turn 'em up and get your party started!
The Country Music Hall of Fame
Find out who's in the Country Music Hall of Fame.
10 Best Country Songs That Have the Waterways...
Country music and boats go together like... country and trucks.
The Best Country Songs to Come Out of the 1990s
Top 100 Country Songs of the 1990s - Part 3 - 60 - 41
Top 10 Summer Country Songs
Ten of the best country summer songs, featuring Brad Paisley, Kenny Chesney, Toby Keith and more. Includes links to listen to and buy summer country songs.
Top 500 Country Music Songs Part 1 - Guitar...
Top 500 Country Music Songs Part 1 - Guitar Tabs, Chords & Lyrics
Merle Haggard Biography
How old is Merle Haggard? This Merle Haggard biography includes details on his early life, time behind bars, career, music and legacy.
Thomas Rhett Biography
Find out about country singer Thomas Rhett.
21 Must-Know Country Songs from the 1990s
Top 100 Country Songs of the 1990s - Part 2 - 80 - 61
The Top 10 Songs by Miranda Lambert
Here are Miranda Lambert's best songs -- from her 2005 debut to her latest album 'Four the Record.'
Make an Alan Jackson Playlist with These 15 Songs
I've chosen fifteen of my favorite songs (listed alphabetically) by this country music singer who has sold more than 50 million albums.
10 Traditional Country Songs You Can Learn on...
Here are ten traditional country songs that you can learn to play on guitar in 15 minutes. No guarantees on the exact time it will take to learn, but these are all very easy songs with no more than 3-4 different chords per song.
Cole Swindell Biography
Get the latest info on country singer Cole Swindell.
Country Music Quiz - Which Female Country Star...
Take our quiz to find out which country female star you are most like.
Top 10 Hottest Men in Country Music
Country has some of the hottest performers in music. These are the 10 hottest young male country singers, including Chuck Wicks & Joe Nichols.
Connie Smith Biography
Meet Connie Smith, the latest inductee to the Country Music Hall of Fame.
The Best Country Album Cover Artwork
From Dolly Parton to Johnny Cash, here are the best country album covers of all time.
The Essential Johnny Cash: 10 Albums You Should...
A collection of the Top 10 Johnny Cash CDs that every fan should have.
Taylor Swift Guitar Chords & Lyrics
Complete list of Taylor Swift chords & lyrics. Includes Shake It Off, Love Story, Mean, 22 & Tim McGraw Taylor Swift chords and lyrics, & links to download.
Best Football Songs
The best football songs ever recorded.
Cam's "Burning House"
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Hank Williams Biography
Get the lowdown on the short, wild life of country singer Hank Williams.
Top 10 Country Rock Albums
What happens when country and rock mix? Often, magic. That's the case with these classic country rock albums from the '60s and '70s.
Waylon Jennings Biography
Waylon Jennings is the pioneer of outlaw country. This Waylon Jennings biography includes details on his life, career and Waylon Jennings songs.
Top 10 Zac Brown Band Songs
#10-The Wind was the first single from Uncaged, the band's third studio album. Mike Judge, creator of Beavis and Butthead, directed the tune's quirky video.
Most Political Country Songs
These partisan country songs come from both sides of the aisle in speaking their political viewpoints.
Here's What You Need to Know About Luke Bryan
Luke Bryan rose to become one of country music's hottest new stars and songwriters in the late 2000s. Read this biography to learn all about his life and career.
Conway Twitty - Number Ones
Scott reviews Conway Twitty's. Country Music.
Top 200 Most Influential Country Music Albums...
Top 200 Most Influential Country Music Albums of All Time - Part 1 - Guitar Tabs, Chords & Lyrics
Country Music Jokes
A collection of jokes about country music.
The Top 10 Taylor Swift Songs
Sean Dooley reveals his picks for the top ten Taylor Swift songs.
Top 10 Spooky Country Songs
Stories of the devil, ghosts of country stars come back to life, and a trucker who gave his life to save a school bus full of children. These are some of the stories in these spooky, and some not quite as spooky songs that make great Halloween listening.
Tim McGraw Biography
Biography of Country Music Star Tim McGraw.
A Beginner's Guide to Taylor Swift
Biography of country music star Taylor Swift.
Who Are Little Big Town?
A biography of vocal quartet Little Big Town, including its founding, profiles of its members and list of popular songs and albums.
Worst Taylor Swift Songs... Ever
Taylor Swift gets a critical takeout in this rundown of the country singer's worst songs.
George Jones (1931-2013)
Remember the life of country singer George Jones.
Top 10 Most Influential Country Albums
Discover the musical roots of today's biggest country stars with these albums that continue to inspire.
Top 10 Blake Shelton Songs
Explore Blake Shelton's very best songs, from 'Austin' to 'Sure Be Cool If You Did.'
Blake Shelton - Biography
When Oklahoma native Blake Shelton made the decision to move to Nashville, little did he know that stardom would come to him fairly quickly.
Sonya Issacs Bio
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Alan Jackson - Biography
A biography of Alan Jackson, including profile, discography and songs.
The Top 10 Songs by Eric Church
Eric Church has been making great country songs since his 2006 debut 'Sinners Like Me.' These are the best.
The 10 Hottest Females in Country Music
View our list of the hottest females in country music. View some eye candy of each lady, and the reason they were chosen.
Garth Brooks Biography
Biography of country music star Garth Brooks.
Keith Urban Biography
Biography of Country Music Star Keith Urban.
Jimmie Rodgers Biography
Explore the life of the father of country music, Jimmie Rodgers.
Lady Antebellum Biography
Profile and biography on Country Music Association Vocal Group of the Year Lady Antebellum.
Essential Willie Nelson
Ten of the best Willie Nelson albums. Includes mini reviews of each essential Willie Nelson album and links to download/purchase.
What is a Nudie Suit? - All About Nudie Suits
The Nudie suit was once the choice uniform for country music's biggest stars. Keep reading for the origins and history of the Nudie suit.
Lonestar Profile
Profile of Country Music Group Lonestar
Top 10 Jason Aldean Songs
Jason Aldean's very best songs from his 2005 debut to 'Night Train.'
Before Whitney, Dolly Dominated 'I Will Always...
Learn the complete history to ''I Will Always Love You,'' originally written by Dolly Parton and performed by Whitney Houston on the Bodyguard soundtrack.
Country Music Trivia Central - Index of all the...
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Kenny Chesney - Biography
A biography of Kenny Chesney, including profile, discography and songs.
Johnny Cash Dead at Age 71
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Keith Whitley Biography
Country singer Keith Whitley lived fast and died young. This biography includes details on his personal life, career, death and Keith Whitley songs.
Loretta Lynn - Influential Country Female Artist
Loretta Lynn - Influential Country Female Artist Loretta Lynn
George Jones Profile
Profile of country music legend, George Jones.
Top 100 Country Music Artists of All Time -...
Hank Williams is a legendary performer, the father of country music and our No. 2 artist on the list of Top 100 Country Music Artists of All Time.
George Strait Biography
Biography of country music legend George Strait.
Top 500 Country Music Songs Part 2 - Guitar...
Top 500 Country Music Songs Part 2 - Guitar Tabs, Chords & Lyrics
Fifteen Best Country Road Trip Songs
I don't know about you, but each time I get in my car, no matter if I'm just driving a few miles to the local grocery store, or 100 miles to fly off on a vacation, I have to have my country music with me. I've compiled a list of some of my favorite songs to create the ultimate road trip playlist.
Top 500 Country Music Songs Part 3 - Guitar...
Top 500 Country Music Songs Part 3 - Guitar Tabs, Chords & Lyrics
Shania Twain Costume
Country Music Halloween Costume Ideas - Dress up like Shania Twain. Page 12.
Chris Young - Biography and Profile
After winning Nashville Star in 2006, Chris Young has risen up the ranks of country music's finest.
George Strait - The Singles with Chart History
View a list of all the singles that George Strait has released in his career, plus the albums they came from, the date of release, and the peak position on the charts.
The 10 Best Songs by George Strait
He's the King of Country Music with 57 Number One songs to his name. His career has spanned three decades, and he is the ACM Artist of the Decade for the millennium. I can't think of a song that he's recorded that has been a dud. It was a difficult decision, but I've picked ten of what I consider to be his very best songs to create the ultimate George Strait playlist.
Jason Aldean Biography
Biography of country music star Jason Aldean.
The Biggest Scandals in Country Music
Here are the biggest controversies, dust-ups, drug busts, and insane behavior ever to have involved a country singer.
Top 10 George Jones Songs
George Jones died, but his musical legacy lives on. Here are his best songs.
Rascal Flatts Biography
Biography of country music group Rascal Flatts.
Bottoms Up: Country's Top 10 Drinking Songs
This is a list of the top ten country drinking songs, which includes classics by George Jones, Hank Williams, Loretta Lynn, Johnny Cash, Garth Brooks, Willie Nelson, Roger Miller, Merle Haggard, Webb Pierce and Jim Ed Browns. From George Jones'
Carrie Underwood Biography
Carrie Underwood bio including a detailed biography, personal info, career overview, discography, awards and links to download her songs/albums.
Darius Rucker - Biography
A biography of Darius Rucker, including profile, discography and songs.
Travis Tritt - The Very Best of Travis Tritt
Jolene reviews Travis Tritt's 'The Very Best of Travis Tritt' CD.
Brooks & Dunn Biography
Biography of country music duo Brooks & Dunn.
Buck Owens Biography
Learn all about Bakersfield country pioneer Buck Owens with this complete biography and profile.
Jamey Johnson - Biography
A biography of Jamey Johnson, including profile, discography and songs.
Country Music Genres
Find out about different types of country music, from bluegrass to country rock and beyond.
Bob Dylan's Country Connections
Bob Dylan and country music go back -- way back.
Marty Slayton Biography
Marty Slayton Biography. Biography of Marty Slayton backup singer, including past tours and performances, and details on her tenure with George Strait.
Top 40 Johnny Cash Moments
A list of 40 of the most important moments in the career and life of country music legend Johnny Cash.
The Nashville Sound, Explained
The Nashville Sound changed the texture of country music for decades.
Brantley Gilbert Biography
Country singer-songwriter Brantley Gilbert has had a moderately successful career, working with some top names in the genre.
Hank Williams Jr. Biography
Hank Williams Jr. is part of a country music dynasty. This Hank Williams Jr. bio includes details on Hank Williams Jr. age, early life and career.
Top 5 Recommended Artists If you Like Taylor...
There isn't really another artist in country music that is just like her, but these 5 female artists have a similar pop-country style.
History of Neotraditional Country Music
What is neo traditional country music? Neotraditional country music combines new & old. Neo traditionalist acts include Ricky Skaggs & Keith Whitley.
Scotty McCreery Biography
Scotty McCreery won American Idol and conquered the charts with his debut album.
Sugarland Biography
Profile of Country Music Duo Sugarland
Joey + Rory - 'The Life of a Song'
Scott reviews Joey + Rory's 'The Life of a Song' CD.
Josh Turner Profile
Profile of country music star Josh Turner.
Essential Merle Haggard
A list of the Top 10 best Merle Haggard albums to own. Includes mini reviews of each essential Merle Haggard album and links to download/purchase.
Joe Nichols - Profile
Profile and biography on country music superstar Joe Nichols.
Best Sam Hunt songs
What are some of Sam Hunt's best songs?
Sara Evans - Biography
A biography of Sara Evans, including profile, discography and songs.
Hank Williams and Family
The family of Hank Williams are certified country music royalty.
The 10 Best Keith Urban Songs
Sean Dooley reveals his picks for the top ten Keith Urban songs.
Robert Plant and Alison Krauss - Raising Sand
Bottom Line: Alison Krauss and Robert Plant joined together in an effort to create an album of thirteen
About the Bakersfield Sound
The Bakersfield sound changed country music forever. Learn the Bakersfield sound history & the genre's biggest names, like Buck Owens & Merle Haggard.
Lee Brice Biography
Explore the life of country singer and songwriter Lee Brice.
Is Taylor Swift Country or Pop?
Taylor Swift -- friend or foe of country music?
CMT's 100 Greatest Duets
Recap of the taping of CMT's 100 Greatest Duets show. Taping includes performances of the Top 12 duets from artists such as Kenny Rogers, Trace Adkins, Montgomery Gentry, Clint Black, Lisa Hartman Black, Patty Loveless, Lee Ann Womack, Joe Nichols, Shooter Jennings, Raul Malo, Carrie Underwood, Miranda Lambert, Blake Shelton, Crystal Gayle, Travis Tritt, Marty Stuart, Rebecca Lynn Howard, Dolly Parton, Willie Nelson, and Terri Clark.
Eric Church Biography
Biography of Country Music Star Eric Church.
Top Ten Picks - Classic Country Females
Top Ten Picks - Classic Country Females: true country music stand by your man tammy wynette country in my genes grass is blue singing heart
Best '80s Country Albums
The era of the synthesizer was also the decade country music went back to basics.
Top Ten Picks - Bluegrass
Top Ten Picks - Bluegrass: earl scruggs and friends dan tyminski barry bales earl scruggs fiddle players
Don Gibson Biography
Don Gibson was one of country music's most prolific songwriters and performers. This biography includes details on his life, career and music.

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