Both country legends in their own right, Alan Jackson and George Strait, did an unofficial version of “Murder on Music Row.” The song laments the rise of country-pop and the slow death of traditional music. When Alan and George’s version ...

“Murder on Music Row” was supposed to be a fun song. It used to be like that according to Larry Cordle who co-wrote it with Larry Shell. Despite the fun element that the songwriters would like it to embody, the ...