Now when we talk about music and essential records in our collection, we have to stop for a moment and think about the classic albums that we had on our shelves. And count how much of these albums are from the country genre.
Country music is an incredible music genre that has a soft spot in every album collection of a music fan. That’s why is surprising how little fame this genre has nowadays. But now it is the time to talk about the country and their biggest contributions to music.
So grab your pen and notebook. Because we are going to tell you the best picks in country music, and which are the albums that you can’t miss in your vinyl collection.
Before getting into Revolution, let’s stop for a moment and talk about Miranda Lambert. Now, Miranda Lambert has been into country music for a while, and she has earned a good spot as one of the favorite female singers of the genre.
Revolution being her third record has been praised since it first came out back in 2009. This country album is full of emotion and sadness that can only be expressed through the sounds of the distinguished guitar of country music sound.
Let’s talk about classics in country music, and what a better classic than one of the best hits of George Strait “Beyond the Blue Neon”. This ten-track record is packed with singles that can put a smile on your face. It has a sweet spot in the hearts of every country fan.
George Strait was also known for putting a lot of emotion into his songs. And “Beyond the Blue Neon” is a great example of this. Many of George’s songs on this album have reached praise from critics and have even earned a spot at Billboard’s country chart back in 1989.
The beautiful Reba McEntire makes a great spot on this list with her album “My kind of Country” considered by many to be a masterpiece beyond the sounds of country and probably the best work of Reba McEntire.
This being her 8th album, Reba shows her experience working with country music and ends up making an enjoyable album that is easy to listen, even if you aren’t well familiar with the classic sounds of Country music.
The mighty group Alabama finally makes their appearance in this list with “Mountain music”. This being their most successful album both commercially and musically, it shows a great performance with songs such as “Take me down” and the one that gives the title to the album, “Mountain Music”.
Alabama has a unique sound in the country music that makes them one-of-a-kind. Mountain Music was first introduced back in 1982. To this day, it stands as one of the most memorable classics of country music.
Country music definitively is one of the best genres to listen if you want songs that are filled with emotion and sweet melodies. With these classics, you’ll delight your ears with the sweet sounds of country music.