I have categorised them but remember they can be changed to make it your own. The song went all the way to 3 on the chart. Don put hits on the charts all the time and this is perhaps one of his best known. Better As A Memory, Kenny Chesney Old Kenny Chesney has always had a bit of a soft side. It matriculated at top 40 due to performance. This one went on to become a number one hit. Those opening lines about putting sweet lips closer to the phone is a knockout.
A song that was special for a lot of people. This song was slow and a story song. This one stood out as something really different. This was her first 1 hit and it came out in 1975. Even today we think of it often as being the other way around, but life throws us curveballs in many different ways.
It was a second consecutive number one for Aldean and has become one of his most well known and most liked song. A really good and perhaps underrated country song. Life can turn us a lot of things in life whether we want it to or not. Always On My Mind, Willie Nelson If Willie has a signature song it might be this one. Little Big Town has a way of writing or finding songs that become super huge hits. Adam Levine employs his signature falsetto in all the right places and the chorus just pops.
It was really a depressing song about a guy that is really kicking himself and really feeling down for how he treated the one he was supposed to love the most. The movie was good too and became a modest hit, but the soundtrack was stellar and this was the main song. The big hit was This Kiss, but I really liked this one. Treat Her Right, Sawyer Brown Sawyer Brown is a personal favorite of mine. Goodbye Says It All, Blackhawk Another really catchy one from Blackhawk. It was even randomly added to pop culture lore when Cartman on an episode of South Park. We looked for tracks that have catchy beats, uplifting lyrics, have memorable lyrics that are easy to sing along to and are songs that make you want to get up and dance.
These two were really a unique group in country music. But he can hang his hat on this one. Like several previous hits, the soft ballad hit No. It's an oldie but goodie that is perfect for a slow dance with your loved one. Come Monday, Jimmy Buffett This is my favorite Jimmy Buffett song. It was a blend of country and lounge and this song is perhaps one of her most well known.
It may seem like that, but Neal had put in the work for a long time. And he often felt deep regret and depression for all the people he let down. The song would go on to reach 3 on the charts and Nichols is still around today making hits. Just an absolute heart bender of a song. Begging To You, Marty Robbins Marty Robbins — a classic in country music. It related to her parents and other relationships she has had and has witnessed.
I don't necessarily mind playing slower music, but there needs to be a proper balance. Just the Way You Are - Bruno Mars 5. And it proves that slow songs can be just as catchy as fast songs. . If you don't see a link for what you're looking for, then it's your responsibility to write something up, and send it in.
This one is about how boys can act all tough. Misery Loves Company, Porter Wagoner A number one for Porter in 1962. This song became a hit in 1989 and into 1990. You Lie, Reba McEntire Reba has had dozens and dozens of hits. This was a personal song for sisters, Martie and Emily. She had an impact on many and this song is one that has stood out as one of her best. Classic country style at least looking back now.
When A Man Loves A Woman - Percy Sledge 13. And from there his career just took off, but this song still has a special place for his fans. A more throwback doo-wop sound. Endless Love - Diana Ross and Lionel Richie 15. Cowboy Take Me Away, Dixie Chicks The Dixie Chicks kept their hit train going in 1999 with the release of Fly. A really great song about life. Stickwitu - Pussycat Dolls 32.
This song returned George to greatness and people really connected with it. The song remains a favorite on classic country stations for a few reasons. Thinking Out Loud - Ed Sheeran 7. They bring a throwback style to country music. Blake turned it into his own and it really became something special in the country world.