Country Music star and South Carolina native Josh Turner probably has one of the best classic voices of a true country sound. His deep to baritone vocals allow him to channel his tune to his best. To prove this, his ...

As many of you know, Randy Travis has released a number of songs that have become massive in country music. But, none have touched more people than his all-time gospel hit, “Three Wooden Crosses.” “Three Wooden Crosses:” An All-Time Favorite ...

Among all of Randy Travis‘ songs, “Three Wooden Crosses” became his biggest hit. It was the first Christian song to reach number one on the country chart. In addition, this was Travis’ highest charting song on the Hot 100 chart. ...

“Three Wooden Crosses” depicts what is prevalently happening in our society. There are people seeking happiness, acceptance, and inner peace. Somehow, their souls are lost and need to be found. However, for some, it is late for redemption. But, the ...

In country music, it is no longer unusual for an artist to record a gospel album at some point in their career. Country and gospel share so much in common as it is, so the transition between the two genres ...

On a special occasion, a marine treated his fellow marine brothers to a private concert performing a few tunes during their downtime. It was, however, his performance of the renowned Randy Travis‘ gospel tune that stood out that time. Evan ...

Watching Josh Turner perform is a treat, listening to Randy Travis singing “Three Wooden Crosses” is a blessing, but seeing them together is a dream come true. We often watch Turner covering Travis’ classic songs, and the only thing we ...

Wooden Heart (image from Youtube) A charming specialist in the Army, on his clean military uniform, serenading a puppet. Sounds weird, but familiar? Well, that’s one of Elvis Presley’s scenes in his 1960 movie, “G.I. Blues.” On the said act, ...

Have you ever wondered what matters when you leave this world? Do you know what your purpose here on earth is? A lot of us ask this question most of the time, especially when we feel lost and we are ...

It’s amazing how country gospel songs can affect anyone who hears them – country fan or not. They work wonders in touching those feelings of hope that we need to be reminded of in moments of failure and change – ...

In 2004, Randy Travis released “Angels” shortly after he scored a comeback hit with “Three Wooden Crosses.” The song was part of Travis’ sixteenth studio album Passing Through and peaked at No. 48 on Billboard country charts. At the beginning ...

Gospel songs?  Those won’t sell. From a producer’s perspective, it’s detrimental for a famous mainstream singer to risk his career by cutting a gospel album…or so they thought. Dig through the history and they’ll be easily proven wrong. It’s our ...

Everyone from Johnny Cash to Carrie Underwood has cited God and faith in a song. In fact, faith and country music are knotted hence the Inspirational Country Music Awards take place each year. Folks, here are the last five songs to wrap up ...

Randy Travis is one of the greatest voices in country music. His awards in Grammy, CMA, ACM, AMA, and Dove prove that he is a real jewel in country music. Randy Travis via CTD Today, let us enjoy listening to ...

In 2013, a stroke robbed Randy Travis’ voice that besides a few short, spot performances, no one has heard him sing since. Even so, fast forward to eight years later, Randy Travis songs remain as legendary as the man that ...

Beginning from the pioneers of Country music, The Carter Family and Jimmie Rodgers, songs about family and faith were an integral part of the genre’s development. Again, for evidence’ sake, here’s a summary of the gospel chart-toppers throughout country music’s ...

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 ...

Hank Williams was a legend by all accounts. An incredible singer, a phenomenal storyteller, and a legendary songwriter. During his career between 1947 to 1952, he released thirty-one singles and even more were released posthumously, this includes “Kaw-Liga.” Recorded as ...

These backyard wedding ideas will help you make your dream wedding come to life. Clearly, there’s no place like home. Whether it’s your parent’s backyard where you used to play as a kid, or the old country cottage owned by ...

One of the simplest but most meaningful gospel songs that existed is “Oh Happy Day.” It’s a short hymn with repeated lines but has a deeper message behind it. The Making of The Song In 1968, Edwin Hawkins, a pianist ...

Randy Travis with his red guitar (Photo by catcountry96.com) Sometimes, life will give us grapes while at times, it may give us lemons. Life is never perfect and so it will never be fair. Randy Travis is a proof and ...

In time, everything will come to an end. Hence, we are not a character in a fiction novel or movie in which it will end happily ever after. Thus, some aspects of our lives may have a twist, and it’s ...

Our entry to the year 2020 may have felt inhospitable, but that should not stop us from welcoming new Country albums. Ronnie Dunn and Little Big Town took the lead early this year with the release of “Re-Dunn” on January ...

Remember when Randy Travis was joined by fellow country artists in an emotional gospel medley last year? Well, let’s relive this wonderful and tear-jerking performance from these great artists. A Tribute to an Icon Around 30 country artists joined together ...

Song Summary Saddened by the death of his old friend, the protagonist went to Old Rivers home. His meager possessions were being auctioned. Paying respect to the memory Old Rivers, he bought his trunk for two dollars. In it, he ...

It can be hard to talk about death, and sometimes it’s a lot easier to connect through music. Luckily, country music is filled with great ballads. There are plenty of tunes about death or dedicated to loved ones who have ...

One of the best artists when it comes to releasing country gospel hits is the great country music icon, Randy Travis. His incredible voice and talent combined with his amazing personality placed him into the Country Music Hall of Fame. ...

Being a reinvented Christian gospel singer was not easy for Randy Travis, but “When Mama Prayed” showed how much he had grown. From a country singer with a quivering voice and shaking hands, he became a Gospel-empowered man. For four ...

Tons of couples are now starting to add fun wedding reception games to their timeline – it is the best way to break the ice and keep your guests entertained. Of course, it is a fun way to celebrate you ...

The Holy Bible first taught us about the crucifixion of Jesus Christ until the moment He took His last breath. His dying on the cross is a symbol of his great love to all humankind, good or bad. He sacrifices ...

Josh Turner’s “Me and God” opens with a solemn instrumental then a powerful first line that showcases his profound faith in God. The lyrics go, “There ain’t nothing that can’t be done / By me and God / Ain’t nobody come ...

One of the greatest hit songs of Randy Travis known as the “New Traditionalist” that became number one on The Billboard Hot Country Songs chart in 1988 was Honky Tonk Moon. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gdda1hdPH3k History and All Way back June 1988, a ...

Are you planning for your big day? We have here the best country wedding ideas made especially just for you. We understand that choosing the right wedding decorations to dreamy wedding outfits and everything in between – is absolutely not ...

As the second-largest state in the US, there is also a wealth of abandoned places in Texas. And these hauntingly beautiful abandoned buildings and places have also piqued the interest of many who love to do urban exploration. There are ...

Country music is full of songs promising better days to come in the afterlife. Just as there are plenty of faith-filled country songs, there is also a number of country songs that talk about heaven. We have picked our 9 ...

On Easter, “Who Says God is Dead” singer and Country Queen Loretta Lynn shared a video on Facebook and Instagram her encouragement and sweet inspiring message to fans and fellow artists. In the 2-minute video, Loretta Lynn quoted her favorite ...

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 ...

In 2013, Tyler Farr broke through the country music scene with “Redneck Crazy”– released as the third single from his debut album of the same name. It peaked at No. 2 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs while No. 3 ...

Sherrie Austin Photo Credit: https://commons.wikimedia.org It is difficult to watch the person you love the most fight for their life. You do not know what to do. You do not know if there is anything that can be done. However, ...

Bothered by the consecutive deaths of youths and children, it made me listen to songs about coping grief and loss. After playing a few tracks, I was finally brought to an early 2000 tune called Streets of Heaven. From its ...

Country music has long been dominated by duets that have since been the most successful songs to ever hit the radio. For some reason, country fans quickly fall in love listening to talented artists exchanging their beautiful vocals with one ...

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 ...

When we think of cowboys, we generally think of the stereotypical American West cattle ranger of the late nineteenth century with his Stetson and lasso. Although that’s a relatively accurate assumption, there was a lot more to the traditional cowboy/girl ...

Back in the late 1950’s, Johnny Cash left Sun Records for Columbia. The reason? Columbia offered him the freedom to record Christian-themed music. That was his primary motivation why he sought a music career in the first place. But what ...

Gretchen Wilson (Image from Youtube) Just like anybody else, each of us crosses a point in our life where we feel all the burdens have been heavily laden in our shoulder. Gretchen Wilson’s song, “Heaven Help Me” can be the ...

“Perfect:” Ed Sheeran’s Smash Hit It is undeniable that popular tunes dominate the music industry. In fact, there are a lot of songs from a certain genre that crosses over pop music. This crossover is very common that even country songs ...

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 ...

We have some good news for you! Today, we have gathered several small cabin plans that will help you build the cabin of your dreams which you and your family or friends can delight in during your next adventure or ...

Clint Eastwood’s early career started with a series of what became known as “Spaghetti Westerns” made by Italian filmmaker Sergio Leone. The films are titled A Fistful of Dollars (1964), For a Few Dollars More (1965) and The Good, the ...

One of our favorite holidays to celebrate is about to come, so we have prepared some Easter jokes for you to spice up the occasion.  Whether you are planning to enjoy sumptuous traditional Easter recipes with family and friends, or ...

https://www.onecountry.com/country-artists/tim-mcgraw/tim-mcgraw-shirtless-birthday-pics/ Sometimes we feel lonely, sad, and down. At these moments, where do you go, what do you do to ease the emptiness? Is there someone who pampers you, or do you make yourself better on your own? Most of ...

As far as theme parks go, Dolly Parton’s Dollywood is pretty close to perfect.  While it’s an homage to the big-hearted country singer – highlighting her story and legacy – the theme park is for the whole family to enjoy. ...

Every love is felt in Kenny Rogers’ song “Buy Me A Rose.” This love song will surely make you think of what true love really means. Let us take a look at Kenny Rogers’ last number one song on the ...

GOOD MORNIN’ TO Y’ALL! THE FIRST SIP… “LAND (many consider and would agree to) IS LIFE!” How many farmers have either lost or need their own land? And how many more? From here to Asia, many—not just a few—have LOST ...

The Cross is one of the most significant symbols in the world of Christianity. It symbolizes the unwavering love of God for us, His children. To win the freedom that human race has been savoring for thousand years, an unimaginable ...

The family-friendly Noah’s Ark in Kentucky is bigger than you can ever imagine! The wooden ark has been a famous attraction ever since its opening in 2016. It all started when Ken Ham, an Australian Christian fundamentalist and founder of ...

Get your tissues ready because Luke Bryan’s “Build Me A Daddy,” will likely make you cry. It’s bound to tug some heartstrings, even for big tough guys. In fact, Bryan said, “I’ve played this song for a lot of my ...

Thud in his wooden chair with his cowboy hat on, a three-year-old boy showed off his charm and put out some fires as he channeled country music legend George Strait, in his adorable rendition of “Fireman.” He gave his mother ...

There is no greater love than to lay down one’s life for one’s friends. – John 15:13, NLT As already established in most published sources, Mahalia Jackson and Martin Luther King Jr. were strong proponents of the Civil War Movement. ...

Does God love Gospel Country? Totally! Up on your toes folks! From Dan Seal’s “I Think God Must Be a Cowboy” to White River’s “I Like My Gospel Country,” here’s a perky tune that would surely rev up your grooves. ...