2010 has proven to be a great year for country music. More and more new country stars are emerging at the fastest pace ever! Here is a list of some very popular country songs of 2010.
10. I’m In by Keith Urban. A very catchy tune that you find yourself singing along to. The song was written by Georgia Middleman, which she wrote after watching Good Will Hunting. She says that a part in that movie gave her the idea for the song. She co wrote the song with Radney Foster.
9. The House That Built Me by Miranda Lambert. Another catchy tune that sums up just about everyone’s thoughts of their childhood home. This song was written by Tom Douglas and Allen Shamblin. Miranda Lambert said she felt an instant connection to the song and wanted to record it. The song was actually for Blake Shelton, her boyfriend, but he was kind enough to let her have it. Probably a good idea. Women tend to be more sentimental so a female voice with this song was probably a good decision.
8. American Honey by Lady Antebellum. The group, Lady Antebellum is one of those groups that can be played on just about any station. Their songs are so versatile and catchy. American Honey was written by Cary Barlowe, Hillary Lindsey and Shane Stevens. Lady Antebellum actually has had several songs released this year that could be on this list. Songs such as Run To You and Need You Now.
7. Gimme That Girl by Joe Nichols. Great song with another catchy tune. This song was written by Rhett Akins, Dallas Davidson and Ben Hayslip.
6. I Keep On Lovin’ You by Reba McEntire. This song was written by Ronnie Dunn (of Brooks and Dunn) and Terry McBride.
5. Crazy Town by Jason Aldean. Crazy Town was written by Rodney Clawson and Brett Jones. The basis of this song is how crazy of a town Nashville is.
4. Welcome To The Future by Brad Paisley. Brad Paisley is another one of those country stars that has songs hit the charts left and right. American Saturday Night resinates with most of us and brings back some good memories. This song was written by Brad Paisley and Chris DuBois.
3. Stuck Like Glue by Sugarland. Now this song has just recently been released by it is great! A very catchy tune that you will have running through your mind all day. It was written by Kristian Bush, Jennifer Nettles, Kevin Griffin and Shy Carter. This follows a long list of other great hits by Sugarland.
2. Rain Is A Good Thing by Luke Bryan. Luke Bryan wrote this song with Dallas Davidson. This song, they say, puts a positive spin on rain.
1. Unstoppable by Rascal Flatts. Unstoppable was written by Bassist Jay DeMarcus, Hillary Lindsey and James Slater. They had worked on the melody for about 2 years and then one day it all came together to make the masterpiece you hear from Rascal Flatts.
So, there ya have it. The top 10 Songs of 2010. Some of you may agree or disagree with the list, but these are just a few of the hottest songs that hit country radio this year.