Popular country tunes have a developing prevalence in the united states. Many of them being well-known love songs, visions, tragedy based tunes not to mention the pride of their culture, which seems a frequent theme in country songs from all continents. Most American country artists are very happy Christian individuals who are strong faith, see’s them bringing out several inspirational gospel tunes, a few of them in a really fun way, with a very poignant story behind them.
A good deal of country songs is about having fun. Garth Brook’s song”Friends in Low Places” is a wonderful sing-along for friends at the bar. The Charlie Daniels Band’s memorable song, “The Devil Went Down to Georgia,” is all about the Devil trying to deceive a poor fellow from his soul. The duel is settled with a fiddle contest. Having a quick-paced melody and striking fiddling, the tune is catchy and upbeat.
“Your Cheatin’ Heart” by Hank Williams, Sr is a song that strikes a frequent theme of heartbreak and adultery. Everybody has had an unfaithful lover or may sympathize with being the lover-left-out. Cheating tunes are prevalent across the country genre. Similar songs include hits such as”Before He Cheats” by Carrie Underwood.
Love lost, or unrequited love appears to be a human obsession. Brad Paisley and Alison Krauss team up to sing “Whiskey Lullaby” a song about two broken hearts which finally die of misery from their unsatisfied love. While pop music concentrates on the falling in love stage of human emotion, many country songs pay tribute to lifelong love. A prime example is Collin Raye’s “If You Get There Before I Do,” a heartwarming promise to the love of his life.
An excellent story by Alan Jackson yet again is”Five O’Clock Somewhere” that has a perfect correlation to the working man blues. And really any working person who listens to the song can really feel better for this.
Lee Ann Womach produced a song titled”I Hope You Dance,” a heartwarming and inspiring boon for the future. The tune recognizes the valuable opportunities in short, beautiful lifestyles and encourages everyone to take a risk. The sentiment of the song is so universal that it has been played at funerals in addition to graduations. Tim McGraw’s”Live Like You Were Dying” also expects that everybody will seize the day.
While musical elitists will assert that it lacks elegance, most listeners do not turn to popular country songs for classical composition. Country songs, above most others, tells an entire story in the span of a couple of minutes. Additionally, it’s usually a narrative that most people can empathize with. Nation songwriter Harlan Howard defined country music as”three chords and the truth”