Watch Hank Williams Perform "Hey Good Lookin'"
During Hank Williams‘s short life, he produced groundbreaking music that marked the beginnings of modern country music. Williams released his song “Hey Good Looking'” in 1951, his own adaption of a previously released song of the same title by Cole Porter. Williams’ track was .. Read More
Kris Kristofferson's "Lovin' Her Was Easier" Video and Lyrics
“Lovin’ Her Was Easier (Than Anything I’ll Ever Do Again)” is a gorgeous love song with a nostalgic feel. Recorded and released by Kris Kristofferson in 1971, the song reached the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart at no. 26 and the Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks .. Read More
Ronnie Milsap "Smoky Mountain Rain" Video & Lyrics
Arguably one of his most famous songs, Ronnie Milsap‘s “Smoky Mountain Rain” is a soulful ballad detailing the story of being left by a loved one, and the search to find her again. In 1980, this country-contemporary crossover was his 16th No. 1 .. Read More
Kris Kristofferson and Kenny Rogers to Receive High Honors
Like Willie Nelson, Charley Pride and many others before them, Kris Kristofferson and Kenny Rogers are set to receive the Texas Medal of the Arts. The award honors Texan artists who fully embody the Texas spirit. Kris Kristofferson was born in Brownsville, Texas and .. Read More
Kris Kristofferson & Johnny Cash "Sunday Mornin' Comin' Down"
The 1969 hit “Sunday Mornin’ Comin’ Down” is a song about lonely a Sunday morning hangover, written by Kris Kristofferson and performed by Johnny Cash. Kristofferson’s and Cash’s careers intertwined significantly; Cash used his widely famous image to introduce Kristofferson into the music scene and Kristofferson .. Read More
20 Essential George Jones Songs [Videos/Audio]
George Jones is regarded as being one of the best country singers of all time. His unique voice and exquisite sentiment have captured generations of fans. Enjoy these 20 quintessential George Jones songs below! 20. “What My Woman Can’t Do” This song reached #6 on the .. Read More
Glen Campbell "Rhinestone Cowboy" Music Video & Lyrics
Musician, actor, and songwriter Glen Campbell spent over 50 years in show business, releasing over 70 albums with 80 songs charting in the United States. “Rhinestone Cowboy” was written by Larry Weiss in 1974, and released on his album Black and Blue Suite. However, .. Read More
Patty Loveless "You'll Never Leave Harlan Alive" Video & Lyrics
Country music maven and Kentucky native Patty Loveless puts so much soul into her performances. Her rendition of Darrell Scott’s “You’ll Never Leave Harlan Alive” is no exception. The song tells the story of the life of a coal miner in Harlan County, Kentucky, and .. Read More