This week's COW97 Lucky 7 top listener requests...
|1||Tim McGraw f/Faith Hill||Meanwhile Back at Mama's|
|2||Lee Brice||I Don't Dance|
|3||Dierks Bentley||Drunk On a Plane|
|5||Swon Brothers||Later On|
|6||Brantley Gilbert f/Justin Moore & Thomas Rhett||Small Town Throwdown|
|7||Kenny Chesney||American Kids|
Hank Williams Jr. stepped out of his father's long shadow to become one of the most popular country stars of the 1970s and 1980s. He lands at No. 21 on CMT All-Time Top 40: Artists Choice.
Blake Shelton is probably serving his wife, Miranda Lambert, breakfast in bed this week to ease the sting of his Based on a True Story knocking her Platinum off the top of Billboard's country albums chart.
Back when country music was the artistic province of poor, uneducated white people, there were lots of songs about folks landing in jail or on chain gangs or even on Death Row.
Tickets for Garth Brooks' comeback tour went on sale Friday morning (July 25).