30 Texas/Red Dirt Country Songs You Need To Be Listening To

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Time for a little bit of Texas.

In addition to our Texas Country Playlist (which is a must-follow for any country music fan), we like to do a quick update on the Texas Country music scene every so often, showcasing 25-30 songs or so, that you need to be listening to.

If you’re a Texas country fan, or a hardcore Whiskey Riffer, there’s no doubt you’ve heard many of these before, but if you only listen Top 40 country radio, you’re about to experience a whole new world of country music, and you’ll be better off for it. So for those of you that aren’t very familiar, let’s call this your quick and dirty introduction.

30 Texas country songs that you should be listening to right now.

Parker McCollum – “Like A Cowboy”

Josh Abbott Band – “Catching Fire”

Randy Rogers & Wade Bowen – “Rhinestoned”

Cody Jinks – “Fast Lane”

Cody Johnson – “Ain’t Nothin’ To It”

Flatland Cavalry – “War With My Mind”

Read Southall Band – “Stickin’ ‘n Movin'”

Kylie Frey – “One Night In Tulsa”

Turnpike Troubadours – “Unrung”

Kaitlin Butts – “White River”

Koe Wetzel – “Kuntry & Wistern”

Bri Bagwell – “As Soon As You”

Kolby Cooper – “Fall”

Chris Colston – “Bombs Away”

Mike Ryan – “Dear Country Music”

Whiskey Myers – “Houston County Sky”

Casey Donahew & Jaime Pierce – “Drove Me To The Whiskey”

Triston Marez – “Forgot About You”

Jon Wolfe – “Feels Like Country Music”

Carson Jeffrey – “Ranch Girl Dream”

American Aquarium – “The Luckier You Get”

Reckless Kelly – “I Only See You With My Eyes Closed’

Jamie Lin Wilson – “Alice”

Mike And the Moonpies – “You Look Good In Neon”

Sunny Sweeney – “Poet’s Prayer”

Sarah Hobbs – Dime Store Love”

The Panhandlers – “No Handle”

Kaitlyn Kohler – “Missing You Like This”

Curtis Grimes – “River Road Dream”

Randall King – “Hey Cowgirl”

And for more Texas Country, check out the Whiskey Riff Texas Country Playlist.


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God blessed Texas. Get the shirt here.

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