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The Top 20 Country and Americana albums of 2020
In a year of uncertainty, one thing has been made clearer than ever. Music is a healer. 2020 has been filled with relentless new releases, from incredible debuts, to established masterpieces. Here is a lowdown of our best records of the year.
Lori McKenna is one of the Greatest Songwriters of all time, and ‘The Balladeer’ proves why.
If you know Country music, you’ll know Lori McKenna, and even if you don’t, it’s almost guaranteed a song of hers will have graced your life at some point. The two time Grammy award winner is best known for writing hits such as Tim McGraws Humble and Kind, Little Big Towns Girl Crush, and A Star is Borns Always Remember Us This Way, making us think we’d heard her best work, until now. Releasing her eleventh solo album last week, ‘The Balladeer’ encases you into a world of true human storytelling, and musical genius.
Maddie & Tae Stun with Sophomore Album
Now I’m a little late to the party writing about this one, but I’ve had it on repeat for the past week so let’s talk about it.
'SOUTHSIDE' from Sam Hunt is Yet Another Game Changer
It's been almost six years since Sam Hunt released his debut album, Montevallo. A record that defined a new generation of Country music, and sky-rocketed him to worldwide stardom. The album was nominated for 'Country Album of the Year' at the 2016 Grammy Awards, and also earned Hunt a nomination for 'New Artist of the Year.'
Caitlyn Smith's "Supernova" is an album everyone needs to hear right now
No stranger to writing a hit or two, Minnesota native Caitlyn Smith today released her sophomore album, Supernova. A stunning compilation of heartbreaking, thought-provoking tracks, it is a record that will make you feel emotions you did not even know existed.
Little Big Town's 'Nightfall' is a Musical Masterpiece
The ninth album from Country legends Little Big Town is simply astonishing. The authentic, troublesome, hauntingly beautiful record will take you to places no record has done before.
Blog: Dido 'Still on My Mind' Tour 2019
When I was six years old, whilst most people my age were listening to Disney, I was listening to, you guessed it, Dido. Her 2003 Life for Rent album was the soundtrack to my childhood, and still stands as prominent in my life today.
The Top Ten Country Christmas Songs
The first week of December means one thing and one thing only, it's Christmas! And whilst we prepare for Christmas music to take over our lives, we're counting down the 10 best Country Christmas songs, be it originals or covers. These may not be the first tracks on your Christmas playlist but they are definitely worth adding on.