Chart of the current top country songs on iTunes. To download the best selling and most popular hit country music you must have Apple's iTunes. Sales chart of today's iTunes top country songs is updated several times a day and was last updated Saturday, August 15 , am Pacific Time.
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What makes a great country song? It has to have a melody that just makes you want to sing along and lyrics that mean something. Parton wrote and recorded it in as a farewell to her former partner and mentor, Porter Wagoner, before she embarked on a solo career. In , Parton serenaded Wagoner with the song on stage at the Grand Ole Opry, to help celebrate his 50th anniversary as an Opry member. The song was a huge commercial success and has actually reached No. The best-selling female band of all time — of any genre — as well as the best-selling country group in the U. They were just friends at the time; five years later, they were together. But before it entered the charts, Cash was performing the song for inmates at a prison in Huntsville, Texas. It peaked at No.
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What makes a great country song? It tells a story. It draws a line. It has a twang you can feel down to the soles of your feet. Some get mad, some get weepy, some just get you down the road. But these are essential songs that map out the story of country music, from Hank Williams howling at the moon to George Jones pouring one out for all the desperate lovers to Taylor Swift singing the suburban cowgirl blues. Mainstream country's most prominent liberal ambitiously overloads this nearly six-minute single from 's American Saturday Night , explaining that he wanted "to serve up a little multigenerational truth with a strong sense of hope and possibility. Basically, it's a typical Brad Paisley A.