If you have to list down some of the greatest bands in country music, what would be the first one you’ll think of? I hope Alabama would be on your top list. Many-a-time, we focus and think of the individual ...

Whenever you see your favorite country artists sporting the same t-shirt, it is because they are doing it for a cause. The said shirt features a simple print in it, but screams a profound statement. “This shirt saves lives.” Source: ...

The iconic, Grammy-award-winning group definitely revolutionized the way bands were perceived in country music. Alabama songs brought youthful energy, sensuality, and a rocking edge that introduced more audiences to the genre and opened the door to independent bands. Alabama is ...

The Southern rock and bluegrass band Alabama, formed in 1969, is one of the widely recognized country bands of all time. It was founded by Randy Olwen and it comprised of his cousins Teddy Gentry on bass guitar and background ...

Brad Paisley/stacysrandomthoughts.com Co-written and performed by American country music singer Brad Paisley, “Old Alabama” features guest vocals from the band Alabama. Released in March 2011, it was Paisley’s second single from his album This Is Country Music. “Old Alabama” incorporates into its lyrics the titles ...

“Home is where the heart is,” it’s a saying we often hear when people define what home is to them. For most of us, home is where we find comfort, love, happiness, beautiful memories, and more, that makes it dearest ...

Alabama earned their first number one song on the chart with their nostalgic single “Tennessee River.” The song was written by Randy Owen and included on the group’s fourth studio album My Home’s in Alabama. The band’s first recording of ...

There’s no way I could make it without you There’s no way that I’d even try If I had to survive without you in my life I know I wouldn’t last a day, oh baby, there’s no way Photo Credits: ...

Formed in Fort Payne, the state of Alabama in the late 1960s, Alabama band is one of the most notable and popular bands that introduced country and southern rock sound. Throughout time, they have ventured on singing other genres but ...

Alabama (Screen shot from Youtube) The story began not in Alabama It doesn’t matter where you come from. You know the song “Sweet Home Alabama.” The lyrics are probably burned in your brain, and we doubt you can resist the ...

One of Alabama’s greatest hits was released in December 1985. “She and I” marked another chart-topper hit for the band. The track highlighted the group’s talent for delivering upbeat sounds. Critics agreed that it’s a showcase of a stream of ...

Alabama’s Randy Owen has been honored with a special award from the Boy Scouts of America in his home state, Alabama. Owen has been the lead vocalist of legendary Alabama, the most successful and most awarded band in country music ...

The Closer You Get… album |Photo Credits: tomscountryview.com “The Closer You Get:” The Album Released in March 1983, The Closer You Get… is the seventh studio album of Country music and Southern rock band Alabama. The band together with music industry ...

Alabama lead singer Randy Owen singing “I Saw the Light”. Photo screen grabbed on Youtube Alabama Praises the Lord with “I Saw the Light” In 2014, one of the greatest and award-winning bands, Alabama took this Hank Williams country gospel ...

Alabama performing “Just a Closer Walk With Thee” in 2015. Photo screen grabbed on Youtube Alabama’s Performance in 2015 American band Alabama performed “Just A Closer Walk With Thee”  live in 2015. It is one of the songs included in their performance ...

On the heels of the passing of the controversial abortion bill in Alabama, Kacey Musgraves joins the conversation with a scathing question to the senators who passed it. Kacey Musgraves’ Sharp Tweet “Sooo what’s gonna happen when one of those ...

About the Song A gospel song published in 1932, “I’ll Fly Away” is an original hymn by Albert E. Brumley penned in 1929. Hartford Music Company published and released the song in a series of a collection titled Wonderful Message. To note, ...

Once upon a time, singers were known by the power of their voices. There was no need for big stage productions and exaggerated music accompaniment. It’s just pure showcasing of talent. Come modernization and the next thing we saw was ...

“Amazing Grace” There might not be as creative or as powerful of a rendition of the classic “Amazing Grace” like how The Blind Boys of Alabama sang it. They deliver the tenacity and strength of the song in a dramatic. ...

“Amazing Grace” is a popular gospel song, and there have been hundreds of covers out there that you can listen to. The melody of the song is simple, the words are empowering, and in combination, it’s a masterpiece created out ...

Falling in love is such a beautiful feeling. It uplifts one’s spirit and makes you go crazy in a good way. However, what if you fall in love with someone who still has a feeling for their old lover? What ...

No matter where you come from, there’s a great chance you know the song “Sweet Home Alabama.” Perhaps, its lyrics are already burned into your brain, and you have a hard time resisting the urge to dance everytime the main ...

It’s amazing when the things we imagine, without anyone knowing, miraculously come to life. We wonder how come that happened if no one knows what you were imagining. Perhaps, it may be God who made your imagination come true, or ...

This is about “Tennessee River”, a song written by Randy Owen and recorded by Alabama. Released in April 1980, it was the third single from their My Home’s in Alabama album. The song was the American country music band’s first No. ...

With 21 songs hitting the no. 1 spot on song charts (note: written by themselves), and live concerts that sounded identical to their album, Alabama is the greatest country band worldwide! Er no, that’s an understatement. They’re not stuck within ...

The Church in the Woodland more popularly known as “The Little Brown Church” |Photo Credits: Wikipedia An 1857 gospel classic, “The Church in the Wildwood” was conceived about an envisioned church being built along the woodlands in Bradford, Iowa. American physician ...

Grammy Award winner Blind Boys of Alabama dished about their decade-long career, their artistry as a gospel singer and how it changed the course of their lives. Blind Boys of Alabama, Beginnings “When the Blind Boys started out, we weren’t ...

Becoming a boy band nowadays means having that boy band look and having that boy band charm that makes the ladies scream on top of their lungs. Thank goodness for the year 1994, we still have a band like Alabama ...

What happens when a pop song crosses over country music? Will it be a hit or a miss? Whatever it is, country music versions still rule! Well, let’s take the following song as an example. “(God Must Have Spent) A Little ...

Alabama is one of the most celebrated bands in the country genre. The boys have been making music for half a decade and they’re celebrating it with their 50th Anniversary Tour. Photo by Invision/AP/REX/Shutterstock (9242003cg)Jeff Cook, from the left, Randy ...

Simple songs are often the best. They carry with them basic yet overlooked truths. Take “Happy Birthday Jesus” for example. It may have simple wording but there is depth to it. Let us dive in. In the first stanza, the ...

Alabama | Photo Credits: countryliving.com This amorous song narrates the tale of a lonely man who shares a passionate night with a woman he meets far from home. Released on October 22, 1984, “(There’s A) Fire in the Night” is a ...

The Lord has been good to me and I can’t thank Him enough. I am a living testament to His kindness and immortal love. In today’s article, I want to talk about the Lord’s unconditional love. Also, later in this ...

Alabama | Photo Credits: amazon.com Released on August 9, 1985, “Can’t Keep a Good Man Down” was penned by Bob Corbin. Country music and Southern rock band Alabama first recorded this song in 1984. Music producer Harold Shedd co-produced it with ...

Alabama’s “Angels Among Us” Photo Credit: Alabama/ youtube.com by Screengrab Alabama is a well-known country band who covered the song “Angels Among Us.” It was released in December 1993 as the single from Alabama’s album, Cheap Seats. “Angels Among Us” ...

Great news, Alabama fans! Our beloved country group will finally be acknowledged by the prestigious Musicians Hall of Fame. The band has been in the business for more than 50 years and to be inducted into the Hall of Fame ...

A few days ago, Alabama enacted a law that requires someone convicted of a sex offense against a child under the age of 13 to undergo so-called chemical castration as part of their parole. Republican Alabama Governor Kay Ivey signed the ...

I am sure that you know Alabama, the iconic country band that survived it all for more than four decades. Good news is they will be coming together for a night of legendary country music at Big Sandy Superstore Arena ...

Alabama woman Marshae Jones was arrested after a grand jury issued an indictment that says she intentionally caused the death of her fetus by initiating a fight while five months pregnant. Marshae Jones, the mother. Photo: Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office/AP/ ...

Photo Credit: mykindofcountry.wordpress.com Alabama has a total of thirty-three number one singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart. A huge number of songs were placed number one by a band. Apart from that, “Close Enough to Perfect” became their 8th ...

In an interview with Billboard Magazine, Alabama’s bass player Teddy Gentry affirmed: “We’re country first and crossover second. If crossovers come, that’s great, but we would rather have a No. 1 country song than get lost in the middle of ...

A collaboration of two artists is never new in the music industry. Even in the past, it is one of the trends. Perhaps, to persuade more listeners and not to mention to make songs more pleasing. Speaking of collaborations, one ...

Nothing seems better than growing up in the countryside. The smell of fresh air, nature, children’s laughter, family ties, and a lot more. This is what makes country life such a pleasant way of living. The city has its advantages ...

Nothing says a better farewell to indeed a shocking year with rock music itself but of course with a little mix of country music presented by Alabama through their free New Year’s Eve Livestream concert which premiered on December 31, ...

Country supergroup Alabama is definitely the most successful – and certainly one of the most influential – bands in country music. The contributions Alabama made to the genre are too immense to measure.  But as beloved as the group is, ...

“Can’t Keep a Good Man Down” is a song composed by Bob Corbin and recorded by the most successful country music band Alabama. Released in August 1985, it was the third and final single from the band’s album 40-Hour Week. In the ...

Delayed concerts, canceled tours, or even sidetracked careers, our country artists have all been in there. And with all those precautionary measures required remaining intact, one of the most anticipated rock bands of all time, Alabama, somehow has to get ...

The country superstar band Alabama has already canceled two of their July shows in Canada. Now, it seems that they are canceling two more of their upcoming shows, one in Columbus Georgia on the 26th of July, and in Bristol ...

“She and I” is a song that Dave Loggins penned. It is an uptempo, rock-tinged song recorded by American country music band Alabama. The track tells about admitting marital lust. Released in December 1985, it was one of two new tracks ...

Alabama’s “Angels Among Us” is one of the legendary country group’s most popular songs. It was first released in 1993 from the band’s album Cheap Seats as a Christmas single, but due to its popularity, it has gone on to ...

The Eagles |Photo Credits: consequenceofsound.com About the Song Recorded in 1969, “Seven Bridges Road” is originally a country song penned by American musician Steve Young. It was released as a part of Young’s debut album, Rock Salt & Nails in 1969. ...

John Prine and Margo Price are just two of the countless artists rallying to fight the oppressive Alabama abortion ban. These two veteran country artists are joining together to raise money to fight the newly signed Alabama abortion ban. via ...

“The Closer You Get” is a song that American country music band Alabama recorded. Released in April 1983, it was the title track and second single from their album: The Closer You Get…. https://youtu.be/WbR7mvOe1xs In the year 1980, J.P. Pennington and Mark Gray of Exile ...

“Roll On (Eighteen Wheeler)” is a song that Dave Loggins wrote. Through Alabama’s recording, the American country music band was able to popularize the said track. Released in January 1984 by RCA, it was the first single and title track ...

If you’re a fan of Hart of Dixie, a CW comedy-drama TV show, then Bluebell, Alabama is not alien to you. It’s pictured as a small town rich in Southern hospitality and is the town where Zoe Hart, one of the ...

“Song of the South” is a song written by Bob McDill. First, Bobby Bare, American country musician, made a cover of it in his 1980 album Drunk & Crazy. A version by Johnny Russell rocked the US Billboard country chart at number 57 in 1981. ...

“(There’s A) Fire in the Night” is a song that Bob Corbin penned for the American country music band Alabama. After its cover, RCA released the track in October 1984. It was the fourth and final single from the band’s album Roll On. ...

Have you ever heard of the “In the Stairwell?” Maybe not? Well, let me introduce who they are. “In the Stairwell” is an unofficial Air Force Academy singing group that was founded in 2004. Interestingly, they got their name from ...

Alabama postpones all of their remaining tour dates for their 50th Anniversary Show. This is due to the ongoing battle of Randy Owens (lead vocalist) with migraine and vertigo. The singer is advised to rest for a while. Although they ...

Country music’s biggest band, Alabama, recently added two August shows that will be canceled. This is very unfortunate for the band and for the fans since this year’s tour is quite special. Alabama started the year with their 50th Anniversary ...