As of 2015, one good place to find country music for free is the Last.fm website. The site offers many genres of music free of charge.
Popular old-time country music songs include Tammy Wynette's "Stand By Your Man," Garth Brooks' "Friends in Low Places," Glen Campbell's "Galveston" and Alabama's "Mountain Music." The songs are built around a classic, old-fashioned country sound with fiddles, steel guitars and lyrics that pay tribu
Billboard.com provides a list of the most popular country songs every week. In addition, Billboard's top country music chart provides information about each song on the list, such as peak position on the chart, number of weeks on the chart, and the song's position on the chart the previous week.
Country music is available for online streaming through Pandora, iHeartRadio and Spotify. All have free options that let users stream music through browsers, mobile apps and apps on gaming consoles. The sites are supported by ads and subscribers.
Country music is believed to have officially begun in 1927, when Victor Records signed the Carter Family and Jimmie Rogers. The genre became very popular in the 1940s and 50s, and many aspects of country music have influenced other genres, as well as American culture.
As of August 2015, some popular country music videos include "Stay" by Florida Georgia Line, "Drink a Beer" by Luke Bryan and "Whatever She's Got" by David Nail. "That's My Kind of Night" by Luke Bryan and "Chillin' It" by Cole Swindell are also popular.
To find the current top county music songs, visit the Hot Country Songs section of the Billboard website. Billboard magazine also publishes a weekly list of Hot Country Songs in the United States, which features the 50 most popular country music songs. Another source for the current top country musi
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Free country music tracks can be downloaded from various music sites such as the Free Music Archive website and Last.fm. Each of these websites offer legal, free downloads of music from artists, such as Brett Devar, Pheasant and James and the Ultrasounds.
Examples of popular country musicians include Luke Bryan, Blake Shelton, Carrie Underwood and Jake Owen, as of 2015. Other examples are Miranda Lambert and Justin Moore.