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Beach Songs Are Coming

The weather is finally beginning to warm up and it's sunny all the time, which can only mean one thing. Songs about beaches, the sun, and day drinking are coming! Southern Halo's latest single "Sunshine" is one of these songs, and it deserves to be on everyone's summer playlist. If you've heard Southern Halo before then you know they know how to put a bop together. Between their heavenly voices and the fun melody, you'll be hooked into the song immediately and then be singing along by the time you play it again. "Just sippin’ by the water in some sunshine / I could use a little bit of sunshine" if you can listen to these lines from the chorus and not be instantly transported to the waterside

We Got the Horses in the Back

There's a lot of controversy about whether Lil Nas X's song "Old Town Road" is country or not, but Billy Ray Cyrus doesn't see why. After the original song was taken down from Billboard's Country Chart, the Achey Breaky Artist jumped in for the remix that could only be improved by the return of his mullet. The remix, which is still considered Country by Billboard, has been #1 on the charts for the past couple of days, and you only have to give it a listen to understand why. The song opens with Cyrus adding some country twang to Lil Nas X's original lyrics, followed by a couple verses by Lil Nas himself. Yes, Lil Nas' delivery is a little different than typical country music, but the meat of

ACM Awards Recap

As you all know, the Academy of Country Music held their awards ceremony over the weekend, and it was a big one! Reba kicked off the night for her 16th time hosting the awards and used her opening monologue to point out the lack of female representation in the award nominations, especially the "Entertainer of the Year" award. After saying her piece, Reba got the show going. Since most of you watched the awards, let's just hit the highlights. Dan + Shay went home with three awards! That's right three separate awards for "Duo of the Year", "Single Record of the Year", and "Song of the Year"! Keith Urban had a huge night as he secured "Entertainer of the Year" for the first time! Jason Aldean w

The Grass is Always Greener...

You've all heard the old adage, "the grass is always greener on the other side," which is true but usually because it's fertilized with bu!!$hit. Jake Owen teamed up with Kid Rock to tackle this Dilemma, the result is a fun tune about being happy regardless. "We're always gonna want a little more than we got... The grass is always greener in someone else's joint" Jake and Kid Rock take an issue that everyone in the world has struggled with and they not only teach a lesson, but they make it enjoyable (Also, if their "grass" is greener, you might want to find out where they are getting it). Jake starts off the song describing his neighbor's fortune compared to his: new car, in-ground pool, new

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