Chris playing “Amanda” - a 1973 song composed by Bob McDill and recorded by Don Williams (1973), and made popular by Waylon Jennings (1974). “Amanda” turned into Waylon Jennings’ eighth solo # 1 on the country music charts. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-3JatEPwbrM Chris's performance...
With countless top hits and more than 160 million records, "The King of Country" isn't the only title George Strait has earned. Because of his sleek, genuine country sound, George has long been the subject of great inspiration ever since...
George Jones - The Possum.Probably the man whose life and tale encompass the concepts of a country song a lot better than any of us. Coming from rags to riches, returning to rags, and finally onto rehab and redemption, George Jones...
Willie Nelson recorded his very first song in 1956, and even though it wasn't successful, he would one day become one of the most enduring legends in country music. After his first song failed, he went on to work...
There's absolutely no question that Uncle Si is one of the most interesting Robertsons.With his wacky tales, his use of "Hey", "Jack" and "Okay", and his amusing relationship with all of his nephews, you'd be hard pressed to find a dull moment...
Chris Stapleton isn’t a novice to Nashville’s country music scene, but he nonetheless gives off a sense of mystery to a lot of folks. We all know he wrote a bunch of country hits prior to getting into the...
On February 26, 1932, a child named J.R. Cash came into this world in Kingsland, Arkansas. Several years later, that kid grew up to become Johnny Cash, one of the most influential musicians of all time.Cash had been interested in music...
Willie Nelson is among the world’s most established musicians - and not only in the country music community. Nelson’s abilities go beyond genre, and his talent surpasses music. Listed here are 10 facts you probably didn't know about the world famous...
Some sneaky country musicians have been composing songs with smart, hidden references - or outright mentions - of cannabis throughout the years. As country fans, we are very well-informed regarding this herb. Willie Nelson made sure of that -...
The iconic Conway Twitty is among the many musicians who departed our world too early, and who is still sorely missed.Twitty had a very unique tone of voice, and can never be succeeded, nor forgotten.He recorded 55 #1 hits and was the...