25. ‘I Will Always Love You’ By Dolly Parton
Top Country Songs 2020
While there are charts that strictly rank country music alone, these are the songs that have performed the best among all popular music. Points were awarded for each week the song spent on the Hot chart, and points were awarded also based on the rank the song reached. The more points a song received overall, the more popular it was considered. Grammer collaborated with country music group Eli Young Band to ensure that the tune had enough twang to appeal to country as well as pop crowds. Written by Stevie Nicks of Fleetwood Mac and first released on that group's eponymous album, "Landslide" was re-recorded by the Dixie Chicks for their album "Home. From through , before she became known for nude music videos and on-screen twerking, Miley Cyrus — daughter of country singer Billy Ray Cyrus "Achy Breaky Heart" — starred in a Disney Channel show about a teenage pop star, "Hannah Montana. Although her sound has evolved dramatically over the years, Taylor Swift's "Our Song" from her debut album is a reminder that the superstar was once undoubtedly a country singer. Complete with a fiddle and banjo, the single's performance on the pop charts was a clear hint at Swift's then upcoming rise to fame. Arkansas-born Floyd Cramer became among the most prominent piano players on Nashville recordings from the early s until his death in It reached No.
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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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