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Country’s Top 100: All-Time Best Songs

By Mathias Bergman

According to PopMatters: Here is our tribute to all of those artists and the many others who shaped or otherwise significantly contributed to country music—a list of the 100 best country songs of all time.

100 songs

  1. 1.
    2:380:30
  2. 2.
    2:370:30
  3. 3.
    Mama Tried - Remastered 2001Merle Haggard & The StrangersMama Tried
    2:120:30
  4. 4.
    He Stopped Loving Her TodayGeorge JonesSuper Hits
    3:150:30
  5. 5.
    4:040:30
  6. 6.
    2:490:30
  7. 7.
    3:180:30
  8. 8.
    Orange Blossom SpecialJohnny CashOrange Blossom Special
    3:060:30
  9. 9.
    King Of The Road - Re-Recorded In StereoRoger MillerBest Of Roger Miller
    2:230:30
  10. 10.
    Cryin' Time (feat. Ray Charles)Barbra Streisand, Ray CharlesDuets
    2:170:30
  11. 11.
    3:340:30
  12. 12.
    3:000:30
  13. 13.
    Luckenbach, Texas (Back to the Basics of Love)Waylon JenningsNashville Rebel
    3:200:30
  14. 14.
    San Antonio RoseBob WillsTogether Again
    2:150:30
  15. 15.
    4:160:30
  16. 16.
    2:390:30
  17. 17.
    Making Believe - Remastered VersionEmmylou HarrisLuxury Liner (Expanded & Remastered)
    3:350:30
  18. 18.
    Coat of Many ColorsDolly PartonCoat Of Many Colors
    3:030:30
  19. 19.
    You Never Even Called Me By My NameDavid Allan CoeDavid Allan Coe - 16 Biggest Hits
    5:140:30
  20. 20.
    Folsom Prison Blues - Live at Folsom State Prison, Folsom, CA - January 1968Johnny CashAt Folsom Prison
    2:420:30
  21. 21.
    Sunday Mornin' Comin' DownKris Kristofferson16 Biggest Hits
    4:300:30
  22. 22.
    2:180:30
  23. 23.
    2:550:30
  24. 24.
    2:360:30
  25. 25.
    It's Only Make BelieveConway TwittyConway Twitty Sings
    2:120:30
  26. 26.
    2:370:30
  27. 27.
    2:420:30
  28. 28.
    I Hope You DanceLee Ann WomackI Hope You Dance
    4:540:30
  29. 29.
    Will The Circle Be UnbrokenThe Carter FamillySouthern Cross
    3:490:30
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    4:210:30

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