But try and put one of these lists together and you’ll likely evoke some less warm-and-fuzzy emotions, too. ) So we enlisted a panel of experts (see below) to help us out.
Whether old, new or unrequited, love comes in abundant supply in country music.
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1, but that didn't stop the singer from throwing a party. 5), the industry came together at Nashville's the Sutler Saloon to award Owen and "American Country Love Song" songwriters Ashley Gorley, Ross Copperman and Jaren Johnston plaques and medallions for their No. Owen met with local media before the ceremony, sharing how he got his hands on his sixth No. As Owen recalls, Johnston sent him the demo of the song and Owen immediately wanted it for himself."I was in Modesto, Calif., on a day off, thinking about driving by Merle Haggard's place just to see his house and I got this list of these songs and I started listening to them," Owen tells Taste of Country.
"They were all good songs like I usually hear from Jaren, and then I heard ' American Country Love Song.' At the time, I was making the album [and] I thought, ' This song fits.' I played it 100 times over and over, fell in love with it, and then I called Jaren and said, ' I love this song, I gotta have it.' He said, ' Dude, great!