A Prolific Mother The Carter Family Dynasty is a historical figure in country music that we all love and respect. It has produced a strong bloodline of outstanding musicians. And in this article, we honor the death anniversary of the ...

Did you know that the song popularized by the Carter Family is more than a hundred years old now? Yes, the song was based on a gospel hymn that was published back in 1908. The lyrics were penned by Ada ...

The head of the trio is A.P. Carter. He is with his wife, Sara on autoharp, and Sara’s guitar-playing first cousin, Maybelle Carter – who was married to A.P.’s brother, Ezra.  They had been performing in schoolhouses and churches throughout ...

The song “Will the Circle be Unbroken” served a very important role in the Carter Family. As seen in the 2013 movie Ring of Fire, their performance of the famous hymn really made them an iconic band. The song was ...

https://www.onthisday.com/people/june-carter-cash June Carter Cash, the better half of Johnny Cash died on May 15, 2003, due to complications following a heart-valve replacement surgery. She was 73 years old when she died. With this, let’s recollect her works of art by ...

Perhaps the most remarkable of Maybelle’s many talents was her skill as a guitarist. She revolutionized the instrument’s role by developing a style in which she played melody lines on the bass strings with her thumb while rhythmically strumming with ...

Stay with me, folks, as we honor the founding families, quartets, and solo gospel singers! This is not an exhaustive list, but they’re enough to fill our plate. Without them furthering God’s message through their songs, where would we be ...

A gospel hymn that first circulated in 1908 with lyrics by Ada Habershon and music by Charles Gabriel. Almost thirty years later, the Carter Family, boned up the song into using the same music, melody and verse structure. They made the ...

 Maybelle Carter’s Biography Photo Credit: Maybelle Carter/ youtube.com by Screengrab Our late Maybelle Addington is known as “Mother” Maybelle or Maybelle Carter. She was born May 10, 1909, in Virginia. She was known as an American Country musician. Her unique ...

The sun will always shine after the rain. Darkness will not last forever, the light will always prevail. Like in life, burden, sorrow, and trials will always be present, and the first thing we do is to worry. We cannot deny ...

The Carter Family | Photo credit: Youtube There are a lot of gospel songs that discuss one’s journey to the afterlife. In other words, these tunes provide a picture of what it would be like to be in heaven. As ...

Music was pretty much the blood and life of American singer, Anita Carter. She was the youngest daughter of Maybelle Carter who was a founding member of The Carter Family.At age 17, she played upright bass for their Mother Maybelle ...

Throughout her renowned life and career, June Carter Cash Songs – most especially her duets with her husband Johnny Cash – mesmerized audiences around the world with themes about life, love, and heartache. June grew up in the Appalachian foothills ...

Thanks to the Carter Family dynasties, other family acts prospered all throughout country music’s history. That said, today’s feature is a band hailing from North California and specializes in contemporary bluegrass. Here’s one of their awesome rhythmic gospel song that ...

Being the only son of two of the biggest names in country music – Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash -John Carter Cash persists in maintaining and expanding the family legacy. In addition to being a Grammy Award-winning singer and ...

Today marks Johnny Cash‘s better half’s sixteenth death anniversary. June Carter Cash is more than Johnny’s wife. She had a wonderful voice that also made her known in the world of country music. In addition, June was a well-known songwriter. ...

The Jackson Family at the Mountain Arts Center // (c) Jackson Family Singers FB Meet the Jackson Family Band Members: Joe Jackson, Mike Jackson,  Andy Jackson, Lana (Jackson) Estep, Chad Hurley Hailing from Hurley, VA, this family of musicians are ...

“Will the Circle Be Unbroken” “Will the Circle Be Unbroken” is a song about the hope of seeing your loved ones someday. It is about the Savior and heaven where everyone we love goes to rest until we meet them ...

The movie Ring of Fire tells us about the life of June Carter Cash. It briefly enlightens us of her hardships, her career in country music, and the struggles she had with her marriages. Aside from the story of the ...

www.youtube.com One of the most difficult jobs in the world is to be a mother, why? Well, you don’t just make sure that your kids are safe physically, you think about a good future for them and you need to ...

  GOOD MORNIN’, Y’ALL! “…that, became one of  them benchmarks of really fine Country Guitar playin’ heard even today.” A mighty fine day it is and I would want to talk to you about an equally mighty fine woman. Yep, ...

Up and coming country singer Justin Carter died in an accidental shooting. Carter was killed by a gun that was being used as a prop in a music video that he was shooting. He was 35 years old. via Justin ...

http://www.jango.com/music/Merle+Haggard We have different ways to connect with God. Some would go to church every Sunday, and some would reach out their prayers every night. The simplest way would be sitting on your couch, take a moment, and read the ...

Today marks the 41st death anniversary of our “Mother” Maybelle Carter. It’s been 41 years since Mother Maybelle passed away and her great influence is still felt in country music. You will always be in our hearts, Mother Maybelle! Today, ...

http://www.dailymail.co.uk In Christian culture, besides going to church, praying, and worshipping, one of the customs is reading the bible. It has been part of every family since then. Our parents and grannies would teach us how to read and understand ...

https://www.allmusic.com/artist/sidney-cox-mn0001183971 At times of being down and lonely, God is our strength. God is with us no matter what. He is there to guide us with our decisions and judgments. If our decisions badly affect us and it is far ...

http://www.rounder.com/tag/alison-krauss/ The angelic voice of Alison Krauss can touch our hearts and souls. Also, the smooth voices of The Cox Family can bring us closer to God. A good realization of this is through the Christian Gospel “In The Palm ...

The Carter Family Photo Credit: http://www.45cat.com Folk songs are interesting songs written with different themes of stories. We can mostly hear folk songs about the ordinary life of a person. “John Hardy”, a famous folk song, does not differ from many ...

Some people like to write down their thoughts and hide it from the world. Some people like to voice it out, while others, just keep it to themselves. Johnny Cash, a well-known country singer, a legend whom people knew around ...

Being in a family of musicians is a privilege and it’s a plus if you can also sing. Anyhow, there are numerous families in country music who are very talented. Some of them are the Judds, the Frizzells, and the ...

Old Tappan, N.J 1988 Ron Garner managed to get out of the building before it totally blew up. Still alive, he was rushed to the hospital in Muncie. Most of his body was severely burnt and his chance of survival ...

John Carter Cash wrote his book House of Cash: The Legacies of My Father, in 2011. Here, he wrote about how his heart always seemed to be connected to Johnny Cash’s pen whenever he sees him sit down to write. ...

Ford & Cash at their best Cash opened with a brief word of his childhood memories listening to gospel songs. Among his early exposures were the singing done by his mama, his brother, and Tennessee Ernie Ford. Ford stood next ...

Deana Carter/NashFM.com Humor is what some artists are a bit aloof incorporating into their songs. Although a little risky to take, Deana Carter simply channels the inner kid in her with the song, “Did I Shave My Legs for This?” ...

Who would have thought that the country gospel tune that Claude Gray released in 1960 was all written by Willie Nelson? Yes, that’s right! Nelson was the brainchild of “Family Bible,” which earned Gray a spot on the Billboard Hot ...

Photo credit: Screen grabbed from Youtube The late country legend Merle Haggard scored a total of 38 No. 1 songs on the country charts. While many of those songs centered on his life, “The Hag” also recorded songs about his mom and ...

Yellowstone’s Season 4 just ended with an action-packed finale, but fans (like us!) are still not over the hype.  FIRST, the ending was just so banging good (if you know, you know). And while there’s no official fifth installment announcement just yet, ...

When it comes to priorities, country singer Craig Campbell makes sure his family is on top, and these standards are clearly evident in his debut song “Family Man.”  It was released in 2010 as the first single off his self-titled ...

The Roberston family of ‘Duck Dynasty’ had been a popular fixture on American reality TV from 2012 until 2017. The show that ran for 11 seasons and 130 episodes on A&E followed the lives of the Robertson family, who became ...

Country music icons and powerhouse couple Johnny Cash and June Carter recorded several songs together during their lifetime. One of their most notable recordings turns 52 today. This is no other than the Billy Edd Wheeler and Jerry Leiber-penned song ...

Being a Grammy-winning singer and songwriter, June Carter Cash definitely had some extraordinary experiences. Not only was she the wife of the equally talented Johnny Cash, but is one of country music’s most important figures. And she continued to be ...

Johnny Cash and June Carter/Photo credit: Youtube They are certainly one of country music’s powerhouse couples and many of their fans continue to love and support their music long after they’re gone. Both country music legends Johnny Cash and June Carter died in 2003 ...

The world would be different if every family has a family Bible. If parents read the Bible to their children before they go to bed each night, things would be entirely different. Let’s take a look at the song “Family ...

Deana Carter/last.fm.com About the song Penned by Randy Scruggs and Matraca Berg, “We Danced Anyway” is a country song recorded by American country music artist Deana Carter. The song was produced by Chris Farren and Jimmy Bowen. It was released in December 1996 as the ...

Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash‘s love story seems to be so perfect that many of us wanted to also find someone to love. These two country artists broke barriers and proved that true love does exist. However, it wasn’t ...

There is more to being patriotic than meets the eye. In fact, there have been a lot of patriotic songs that have been released, but only a few gave the same power as “The Battle Hymn of the Republic.” Moreover, ...

“I Saw the Light” is one of the greatest gospel songs written and recorded by Hank Williams. It shows us what God can really do in our life. His guiding light will always lead us to a sinless life. God’s ...

For those of you who didn’t know, Reba isn’t the only musical one in the McEntire bunch. In fact, her entire family has ventured into musical waters before. Her sister Susie is actually a gospel singer, so “I’ll Fly Away” ...

Being a son of The Legend or someone who is known to the industry is quite pressuring. You are expected to be that person. But not to Hank Williams Junior, or a.k.a. Bocephus – as he narrates his story in his fourth ...

In 1967, the most iconic country couple Johnny Cash and June Carter, released a version of the iconic duet “Jackson.” Not only did it reach No. 2 on the US Country charts, but it also won a Grammy Award for ...

Would you drink a glass of strawberry wine if your love is bittersweet? Many artists have already covered this 90’s country hit but a few have just stood out and done justice to the song. Hence, I will present the ...

In August of 1996, a young woman from Tennessee made her country music debut with a song of what seems to be an ode to teenage romance and lost innocence. Newcomer Deana Carter released “Strawberry Wine” as the lead single ...

Back on April 18, 1970, the album “Hello, I’m Johnny Cash” became the number 1 album of the “Man In Black” himself Johnny Cash. It wiped out all the other most significant artists and their albums. It was certified gold ...

John Carter Cash talked about his legendary father, Johnny Cash, and revealed such a heartwarming story. According to John Carter Cash, the music icon was once asked by Larry King – live on television – what he would like to ...

“Strawberry Wine” It is a classic love song in the ’90s written by American country songwriters Matraca Berg and Gary Harrison. American country artist Deana Carter recorded the song “Strawberry Wine,” and was released in August 1996. The song was ...

Yola Carter, dubbed as the Queen of Country Soul, earns four Grammy nominations for the next year’s event. This was the breakout year for the singer with the release of her critically-acclaimed debut album, Walk Through Fire. via CTD Yola ...

Johnny Cash Show: ABC Television Music Variety Show In 1970, the Johnny Cash Show featured Ray Charles, Neil Diamond, and Tammy Wynette. In the show’s 19th episode,  Ray Charles performed a version of “Ring Of Fire”, and a short version ...

Rolling Stones ranked their 100 greatest artists of all time. They ranked these country artists according to their lasting impact on the genre and their recorded output, their legacy as an entertainer. Brace yourselves for you might be surprised with ...

Multi-talented singer, songwriter, author, and award-winning record producer John Carter Cash has added filmmaking in his long list of accolades and accomplishments. His most recent film, Dragon Song, will premier on the 5th of October! John Carter Cash’s Dragon Song ...

Even though it has been years since Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash passed away, their love and music will always be remembered. The couple is best known for their duet of “Jackson” in 1967. They made it enter the ...