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.
All countries can be contacted by phone from the United States. When calling an international number, Americans dial 011, followed by a country code and the phone number.
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
The country code for the United States is 1. Country codes are digits used in phone numbers to identify various countries. This code is used before area codes and local numbers. The United States shares its country code with Canada, Puerto Rico and other U.S. Territories.
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.
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.
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.
According to the most recent United States Census Bureau data, collected in 2013, there are 316,128,839 people in the USA. Of that population, 23.3 percent was under 18 years of age and 50.8 percent was female.
"Which Way USA" is a subscription-based program run by Highlights magazine that gives children geography puzzles and maps once a month, including clues, heroes, fun facts and historic events spanning two states. The program is labeled for children ages 6 and up.