And like always, we’re giving you some of our end-of-year posts. First, we gave you our Top 25 Albums of 2020, loaded with the best of the best in country music – it’s a no BS list. Even during such a tumultuous year, some incredible country music was released when we needed it most.
On the other hand, there was the bad.
This is the one we like to have a little fun with, so grab a drink and enjoy.
If you missed the last couple version of this post…
Here’s the original which he sent to country radio, and earns a spot on the coveted list.
Dustin Lynch – “Momma’s House”
Dustin, Dustin, Dustin…
I think we speak for many fans out there when we say we miss the “Cowboys And Angels” Dustin Lynch. Unfortunately, those days are clearly long gone after nothing but drum loops and the chase for mainstream and commercial success has become the blueprint.
“Ridin’ Roads” would have easily made this list, but it was released in 2019 as a single.
Almost a year ago we wrote: “January 9th, barely a week into 2020, and the number one song on country radio right now is a song called ‘Ridin’ Roads.’ Did I wake up in 2014. Ladies and gentleman, we have a problem…(full story)”
So, we had to go with the next best worst option – his single “Momma’s House”.
Florida Georgia Line – “I Love My Country” and “Long Live” (tie)
There were rumors of a breakup which appeared to be the saving grace for such a dog shit year, but that didn’t happen. Carrie Underwood said hell NO to a collaboration with these guys, which made everyone breakout in a well-warranted golf clap.