How do you make a sprawling list of tunes seem criminally short? As we considered a century's worth of story-driven songcraft, we did our darndest to make sure all of the greats were recognized. One song from Cash. One song from Garth.
24. ‘There’s Your Trouble’ By Dixie Chicks
Dolly Parton — "Jolene"
But like so many other events, it has been postponed due to the coronavirus. Instead, the awards ceremony has been rescheduled for Sept. From classic country tunes to contemporary country sounds, these songs are an essential part of music history and showcase some of the most impressive storytelling skills in the genre.
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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.
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