Tag Archives: country music
William Shatner’s albums are wonderful. There’s nothing else like them. For this song, he’s joined by country singer Brad Paisley.
Lyrics available HERE. Unfortunately, John Prine is currently in critical condition battling the coronavirus. He had part of a lung removed several years ago as treatment for cancer, so he is at a particularly high risk. You can follow his wife’s Twitter account for updates, HERE.
“I’ll never get out of this world alive” sounds more like Jim Morrison than Hank Williams, but there you go. Full lyrics HERE.
Full lyrics HERE. I like loving songs that aren’t necessarily love songs.
The signature of a Kris Kirstofferson song is really, really long lines. Full lyrics HERE.
Excerpted from Nashville’s Mother Church: The History of Ryman Auditorium by William U. Eiland, ©1994: One such act gaining nationwide exposure was Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys, whose song San Antonio Rose (YouTube Link) was the best-selling record of 1939. One of his guest appearances at the Opry caused an incident which Minnie Pearl …
Excerpted from Nashville’s Mother Church: The History of Ryman Auditorium by William U. Eiland, ©1994: None was more famous or gifted than preacher Billy Sunday, who led revival meetings in the Tabernacle (later Ryman Auditorium) in the 1920s and 1930s. Once, as prominent Nashville attorney and author Jack Norman, Sr., relates, the Reverend Sunday held …