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 ...

Ricky Van Shelton | Photo credit: iheart.com Following the country music artist Ricky Van Shelton’s first No. 1 hit “Somebody Lied” was his cover of Harlan Howard’s “Life Turned Her That Way.” It was only after more than two decades ...

Harlan Howard/ BMI.com Harlan Howard became widely known as the Dean of Nashville Songwriters during his time. He bravely introduced a song with a risqué subject matter in the conservative era in the 1960’s. Record executives refused to record “She Called Me ...

http://www.countrymusiconline.net/conwaytwitty09.html Indeed, “I Don’t Know A Thing About Love” was a classic ballad from the legendary Conway Twitty. Also, it became his thirty-second number one single on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart. To remember the memoirs of “The High ...

Ray Price / (Photo credit: Screen grabbed from Youtube) Could there be anything more hurtful than counting your heartache? Recalling the number of times your beloved has hurt you would be a terrible task. Doing so means bringing back the ...

Born Lula Grace Johnson, Jan Howard’s discovery as a country music singer was quite accidental. Her then husband and songwriter Harlan Howard heard her singing while washing dishes in the kitchen one night. He then thought she has talent and ...