On 21 December 1985, the charming 'The Chair,' a real sleeper hit, completed a three-month climb to the top of the US country countdown.
There are Christmas songs… and then there are the best Christmas country songs, as featured on the Country Christmas playlist, reliable as the Opry itself.
His first such success was in August 2000, when 'Your Everything' made the top ten on its way to No. 3.
With the ‘Easy Come, Easy Go’ album, George Strait largely focused on love songs and brought his influence to bear on country music as a whole.
With the ‘Does Fort Worth Ever Cross Your Mind’ album, George Strait earned himself a CMA Award and burnished his ever-expanding reputation.
As the new millennium dawned, George Strait’s self-titled album proved that The King Of Country would have no problem retaining his crown.
The song was written by the artist with his son 'Bubba' and longtime collaborator Dean Dillon.
George Strait’s debut album, ‘Strait Country’, introduced a country music newcomer “skilled at more artistic ventures than roping cattle”.
Too often remembered for its clichés, 80s music actually has far more to offer than many remember – and it's cooler than you think.
With ‘Something Special’ becoming his third country chart-topping album, George Strait more than deserved the Entertainer Of The Year accolades.
In addition to shows in the Las Vegas engagement in the next few months, Strait has confirmed further dates there for early next year.
‘Twang’ took George Strait to the top of the charts yet again, furthering the enduring Texan hero’s crossover appeal in the digital age.
The event takes place at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville on 17 September.
Bryan is the 15th artist to achieve as many as 28 airplay top ten hits, a list headed by George Strait with 61.
The familiar bonds of fatherhood can be both joyous and complicated. From loving tributes to cathartic confessions, here are the best Father’s Day songs.