Without a doubt, “The Wayfaring Stranger” is among the most recorded classic tunes. Numerous artists from various genres had sung the American folk and gospel song which traces its roots back to the early 19th century. Its lyrics had undergone ...

One of the pillars of country music, Bill Monroe was definitely a force to reckon with as he was one of those who revolutionized the music industry. Throughout his career that spanned for almost seven decades, Monroe is credited as ...

Who would not be familiar with that American classic “Wayfaring Stranger?”  An ancient spiritual dating as far back as the 1700s, it has survived three millenniums of music evolution. Originally a song of relief by the pioneers, it has become ...

If there is one traditional, folk song I would never tire listening to, that would be the “Wayfaring Stranger” or to the older variants, “ Poor, Wayfaring Stanger.” Dating back to the late 1700’s, this tune has understandably lasted for ...

We are all Wayfaring Strangers There is a certain reverence to a song whenever it is dedicated to our Lord. And in gospel’s vast repertoire, there is no other song like “Wayfaring Stranger.” The feel of the song accurately portrays ...

There is a certain reverence to a song whenever it is dedicated to our Lord. And in gospel’s vast repertoire, there is no other song like “Wayfaring Stranger.” The feel of the song accurately portrays the trials of which we ...

Joey and Rory Feek Photo Credit: https://pagesix.com Inspired: Songs of Faith and Family In 2013, Joey and Rory Feek released their first gospel album together, Inspired: Songs of Faith and Family. They worked together to record twelve songs that they ...

The influence that The Stanley Brothers had in the music world can’t be overemphasized. Their songs “Angel Band” and “I Am a Man of Constant Sorrow” remain significant even up to the present. Another concrete indication that the bluegrass duo ...

Popularly known as the “Red Headed Stranger,” Willie Nelson is a famous and influential personality when it comes to country music, especially in the outlaw. His name, for sure, does ring a bell whenever we talk about authentic and pure country sound. ...

www.youtube.com We always hear the line ‘It’s all in the movies’ when we want a happy ending. We sometimes think that what we see in the movies can happen in real life. Yes, it could happen but not all the ...

YEE-HAW! IT SHORE IS A GLORIOUS, GLORIOUS, GUH-LORIOUS AND MIGHTY-FINE DAY Y’ALL! YES FOLKS, guess what… WILLIE’S BAAACK! UHUH, Y’ALL heard me right. Our Very Dear and Beloved Red Headed Stranger is back an’ he’s back with a vengeance. Not only ...

https://youtu.be/UlF2p1UPt8Y On April 8, 1989, Keith Whitley earned his third consecutive number 1 hit. The single was “I’m No Stranger to the Rain” from his album, Don’t Close Your Eyes. As part of the charts, this was his second from ...

Willie Nelson (image from Youtube) Back on the road Willie Nelson has been cancelling some of his shows earlier this year due to illness, but here’s a good news: The Red Headed Stranger is back on the road again with ...

Ain’t it funny how time slips away? Feels like it was just yesterday when singers from all different genres came together for an incredible night of music to celebrate Willie Nelson’s 70th birthday. And now, as we celebrate The Read Head Stranger’s ...

There lies a mystery when a woman is in love. You’ll never get what she wants or how she feels. It is something difficult to figure out, but once you do, you’ll get what she really wants. Ronnie Milsap expressed ...

Back in 2012, Louisiana-born country artist Trace Adkins collaborated with some country music greats and performed a gospel tune, “I’m Working on a Building.” This collaboration was all for a good cause. Joining Adkins in the said cause are T. ...

Just like her highly respected husband and fellow country artist, Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood has been a consistent provider of quality country music even during the first stages of her career. She has released memorable songs that endeared her to ...

Willie Nelson (1933-Present) Willie Nelson, in full Willie Hugh Nelson, is an American singer, songwriter, guitarist, actor, and activist. Willie Nelson is also famously nicknamed as “Redheaded Stranger” and “Shotgun Willie”, it is the same name of his successful albums ...

Texas’s greatest treasure and legendary, Willie Nelson, has been popping up in films since 1979. He played everything from a no-scruples music manager, a nasty outlaw to Willie Nelson as himself. It’s been a pretty exciting career for Nelson in ...

Joey and Rory. Such as blessing to have this godly couple among our country singers! They have dedicated their musical talents to writing and singing songs that will make us think about God’s involvement in our lives. One that has ...

While Faith Hill has not released a full gospel project yet, she did channel her faithful genre on her Breathe album. Hill is no stranger to devoting herself to her craft the way gospel music sounds. She has an emotional voice ...

Photo Credit: Willie Nelson / youtube.com by Screengrab Willie Nelson’s Lifestyle Willie Hugh Nelson also known as “Red Head Stranger” was born on April 29, 1933, at Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.A. After his parents split, he and her sister Bobbie ...

The day Leslie Satcher fell in love with lyrics and learned how it seems a simple song can change a life was the day her cousin brought an album of Willie Nelson ‘Red Headed Stranger’ to her Texas home. She ...

We reach a point in our lives when we question our existence. We wonder why we are here and what can we do in our life. Do not worry, Charlotte Elliot, once thought that she was useless. She wondered what ...

Darius Kincaid: The Hitman Samuel L. Jackson’s Darius Kincaid is certainly a force to be reckoned with and certainly not someone you want to mess with! He is one of the central characters of the 2017 action-comedy “The Hitman’s Bodyguard” where ...

“The Cold Hard Facts of Life” is a song that portrays infidelity. In the complicated world that we live in, what’s your take on this song? To be in hell or rot in here? Well, why didn’t anyone teach us ...

Perhaps no country singer had as smooth and passionate vocals as Ronnie Milsap, making him a favorite to many country fans for over four decades. Elegantly blending country and soul, his rousing showmanship appealed to pop audiences as well. In ...

Keith Whitley brought us one of the most memorable hits in the ’80s entitled “Between an Old Memory and Me.” Via Facebook Page Jackie Keith Whitley was one of the influential country artists back in the ’70s. He was first ...

William Shatner is no stranger to versatility. The actor boldly flexes his musical skills for the launch of his new album ‘Why Not Me?’ at age 88. via Manfred Baumann/ Rolling Stone William Shatner’s Musical Stylings This isn’t the first ...

About the Album Released by RCA Records in 1976, Wanted! The Outlaws is a compilation album by Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson, Jessi Colter, and Tompall Glaser. The album consists entirely of previously released material. Released to capitalize on the new outlaw country movement, Wanted! The Outlaws earned its place in music history by ...

“Highwayman” is a song that American singer-songwriter Jimmy Webb created. The lyrics share the story of incarnations. In four different places in time and history, the soul reincarnates as a highwayman, a sailor, a construction worker on the Hoover Dam, and as a captain of a starship. ...

Country music legend Willie Nelson is one of the few standing pillars of classic country music. He and his music have withstood time and have fought back the issues brought about by the rise of contemporary music. His music career has ...

Willie Nelson has been producing countless high-quality country music that fans and critics have warmly received. But none could possibly ever amount to the legendary country artist’s first number one song, Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain. In 1975, Nelson ...

Mark Wills Album Familiar Stranger Photo Credit: https://www.amazon.com/ “Days of Thunder” is a song reminiscing the past about the narrator’s life, how he remembers the woman he used to love when he was innocent and young. Wills’ song will bring ...

Even by the principles of sad country songs, “Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain” is one dingy tune. The singer kisses his love goodbye, knowing he’ll never see her again. As he sings it, he’s now an old man who ...

This wonderful classic of the Willie Nelson was written by Fred Rose. So the story starts when Willie Nelson first moved to Nashville in 1960, however, it took fifteen years and a return to Texas before he got the connection ...

Keith Whitley |Photo Credits: alchetron.com One of the most unfortunate losses in country music that we have had, Jackie Keith Whitley, more popularly known as Keith Whitley, would have turned 64 today. He was born on the 1st of July in 1954 in Ashland, ...

A Southern Allegory Long ago, there was a famed legend about a man who met a stranger at a crossroads one night in Mississippi. That young man’s name was Robert Johnson. The stranger then offered him a deal. He tuned ...

Singers united for the celebration of Willie Nelson’s 70th birthday. Bringing together different music genres were Elvis Costello, Eric Clapton, John Mellencamp, Kenny Chesney, Norah Jones, Paul Simon, Ray Charles, Ray Price, Steven Tyler, and ZZ Top. Shania Twain was ...

One of the features of a great country music is one that narrates and tells us a story of a person going through life, as we call it. It is interesting how each artist shows this through the lyrics and ...

All of us have our own burdens. Some of these would be financial problems, health, and social issues. The burden will always be there, sometimes to test our faith or to test how strong we are. All we need to ...

With her melodious and warm voice, Anne Murray songs dwell in the hearts of her fans since the day she emerged into the music industry.  Within a short span, she was able to climb up the ladder of success at ...

We all have our own ways to keep us focused when studying. Whether we have a paper to write, a project to plan, or something to learn. Sometimes we take a look at essay examples free online just to get ...

Emmylou Harris Roses in the Snow Photo Credits: www.youtube.com There is this common saying “It’s Always Darkest Before the Dawn” that people often say when they know someone going through difficult times. Or, they say this to themselves to never ...

The Annual GMA Dove Award show is celebrating its 50th anniversary and we are guaranteed to expect great performances from great artists. Aside from that, the show is packed with different categories honoring artists and bands from different genres. There ...

Are you a huge fan of Ricky Skaggs? Do you feel that you simply can’t get enough of his music? Well, here’s a wonderful favor for you: We’ve compiled five of the country legend’s best and most memorable hit songs for ...

In 1983, we witnessed one of the biggest collaborations in the music industry. It was when American country star Kenny Rogers teamed up with Scottish pop star Sheena Easton to record “We’ve Got Tonight.” Both Easton and Rogers were on ...

Willie Nelson and his sons showed that talent ran deep in the family when they sang “Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain” for Willie and the Boys. The older Nelson has been referred to as many different names. Willie, Shotgun ...

Winners of the 2018 Ameripolitan Award for Western Swing Band of the Year, the Carolyn Sills Combo has long been known for their “Spaghetti Western Swing” style of music. Carolyn Sills/The Press House Carolyn Sills and her husband, Gerard Egan, ...

‘Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain’ by Willie Nelson sings about parting lovers, only to reminisce and regret about leaving your lover behind. Screengrab via Youtube There are moments in life where you question yourself if the sacrifices you intend ...

Uncle Kracker songs are some of the best songs of all time! Uncle Kracker – whose real name is Matthew Shafer – first rose to fame as a vocalist and DJ in Kid Rock’s Twisted Brown Trucker Band.  But in ...

It’s almost impossible to rate Kenny Chesney songs from best to least favorite since every single might hit different country lovers differently. However, it would be unfair not to give it a shot.  The amazing legacy of the country singer, ...

Country legend Willie Nelson has accomplished a great deal in his eighty-seven years, but the Red Headed Stranger has an addition to his long list of accolades. In case you don’t know, Nelson got his fifth-degree black belt in a ...

With its uplifting message of eternal life, Vince Gill’s “Go Rest High on that Mountain” has long been considered a multi-platinum-selling artist’s masterpiece, the one he himself is confident he’ll be most remembered for.  And ever since its debut in ...

Today marks the 29th death anniversary of one of the greatest country music artists. Gone too soon, Keith Whitley’s passing was one of the saddest in country music history. He was just 34 years old. We commemorate his short but ...

I totally salute a person who can grip cheating. No matter how painful it is, he/she still manages to look at things just fine. This only means how strong enough that person is to handle the hurt day by day. ...

Marty Robbins performed a wide genre of music, including that of Honky-tonk, rockabilly, gospel, pop, and ballads. Robbins is well-known for his cowboy songs that were inspired by his life on the west. At a very young age, Robbins’ inspiration ...

Trace Adkins’ wife, Victoria Pratt, maybe his source of joy today, but did you know that she’s not the first woman in the “Honky Tonk Badonkadonk” singer’s life? As a matter of fact, there are three more before her. The ...

Keith Whitley’s death remains to be one of the saddest and darkest days in Nashville’s music history. https://www.instagram.com/p/BkqMsTwhqJW/ It was early in the month of May 1989 when Whitley offered to take his wife and fellow country singer Lorrie Morgan ...

Life is like a camera which captures every great moment that happens and develops the negative ones. If things do not work out, then just take another shot. There are times when you can no longer imagine what life really ...