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LISTEN: Webb Pierce's Timeless 1954 Classic "Even Tho" and Relive Country Music History

"Even Tho" has also inspired numerous artists to record their own versions, including Chet Atkins, Carl Mann, Connie Smith, Don Gibson, George Hamilton IV, and Matt King.

By: S.L. Rachel

June 4 2024

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WATCH: Johnny Cash and Willie Nelson Sing "(Ghost) Riders in the Sky" Live in 1990

Originally penned in 1948 by Stan Jones, "(Ghost) Riders in the Sky" is a quintessential cowboy ballad that has captured the imagination of listeners for decades.

By: S.L. Rachel

May 24 2024

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"America First" by Merle Haggard: An Anthem for the Unknowing Patriots

For anyone who claims to put "America First," knowing this song is not just recommended—it’s essential.

By: S.L. Rachel

May 21 2024

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LISTEN: Lara Trump and Madeline Jaymes Deliver a Powerful Duet Performance on "Hero"

This piano-only ballad marks a significant shift from her previous single, "Anything is Possible" which faced widespread hate from the mainstream media due to it's inherently right-wing nature.

By: S.L. Rachel

May 20 2024

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Classically Chloe and Hadas Levy Ignite Patriotism with Powerful Pop Ballad "Country To Save"

What stands out in "Country To Save" is its ability to blend political message with musicality.

By: S.L. Rachel

May 20 2024

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WATCH: Classic Live Performance of "Flowers on the Wall" by The Statler Brothers

Penned by Lew DeWitt, the group's original tenor vocalist, this iconic track soared to the upper echelons of the charts upon its debut in 1966, earning accolades including the prestigious Grammy Award for Best Contemporary (R&R) Performance - Group (Vocal or Instrumental).

By: S.L. Rachel

May 14 2024

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WATCH: Ira Dean Delivers Riveting Mother's Day Music Video with "Missin' How It Used To Be"

As the first single from Dean's highly anticipated album, 'I Got Roads', "Missin' How It Used To Be" sets the stage for what promises to be a remarkable musical journey.

By: S.L. Rachel

May 13 2024

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LISTEN: Roy Drusky's Soulful Country Classic from 1964, "Pick of the Week"

Drusky’s delivery, coupled with the heartfelt narrative woven into the song, makes it a standout piece in the realm of country-infused mid-tempo ballads.

By: S.L. Rachel

May 7 2024

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EPIC: Tom T. Hall and George Jones Bring Divine Harmony to "Me and Jesus" in Live Duet

There are no flashy theatrics or elaborate production—just two men pouring their hearts out in praise and gratitude.

By: S.L. Rachel

May 6 2024

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WATCH: Epic 1982 Live Performance of Crystal Gayle's "Ready for the Times to Get Better"

Even in the realm of cinema, "Ready for the Times to Get Better" has left its mark, with Crystal Gayle's version finding a place in Quentin Tarantino's "The Hateful Eight," adding an extra layer of depth to the film's narrative.

By: S.L. Rachel

May 2 2024

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Johnny Lee's "Lookin' for Love": The Country Anthem from "Urban Cowboy"

Penned by Wanda Mallette, Bob Morrison, and Patti Ryan, and brought to life by the rich baritone of Johnny Lee, this song has etched itself into the fabric of American country music history.

By: S.L. Rachel

May 2 2024

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Classic Country from 1951 "Let Old Mother Nature Have Her Way" by Carl Smith

Smith's interpretation, released initially as a 78 record, became an instant sensation, climbing to the summit of the Billboard country and western best seller chart.

By: S.L. Rachel

May 2 2024

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Afroman Mocks Hunter Biden with New Satirical Hit "Hunter Got High"

With lyrics penned alongside acclaimed Nashville songwriter Chris Wallin, this side-splitting rendition of Afroman's chart-topping anthem,

By: James Ramirez

April 26 2024

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Rapper Forgiato Blow Releases "Black MAGA" Song Celebrating Trump

"Black MAGA! Black MAGA!" Forgiato Blow exclaims in the song. "Donald Trump the first black president!"

By: James Ramirez

April 25 2024

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