Released in 1981 as part of the film Honeysuckle Rose, “Angel Flying Too Close to the Ground” became Willie Nelson’s seventh No. 1 hit. The song remained No. 1 for a week and spent a total of fourteen weeks on ...

Hank Cochran has been one of the biggest influencers in the world of country music. Without him, the likes of Patsy Cline, Ray Price, and many more wouldn’t have any top-performing songs. Who is Cochran, and what was his important ...

Behind all great songs and singers is a songwriter who worked hard to give us something worth listening. Without the songwriters, we would not be able to have the songs we love. That is why, like Jamey Johnson, we must ...

You can pretend as much as you can, but eventually, the truth will come rushing in. Sometimes we try to stay tough and tell people we don’t care about anything. We try to act as if being vulnerable is a ...

Songs lamenting over a lost love seemed to have a greater charm among many country music artists. Notice the tunes recorded on this theme, there’s no denying their number. Also, a single song with such a melancholic vibe can become ...

Released in 1963 as a country-pop song, “Make the World Go Away” was composed and conceived by country music singer-songwriter Hank Cochran. The very first version of the song was performed and recorded by Ray Price in 1963. Since its release, ...