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 ...

“Life Turned Her That Way” masterfully straddles the line “sympathetic” and “kind of patronizing”. This is a sharp appraisal of how a history of heartbreak left a woman “cold and bitter”. If she seems cold and bitter Then I beg ...