What do you get when you mix three music legends, three classic songs and a bunch of crazy talented country artists? A crazy good combination of classic and new country.
Many argue these days that today’s country just doesn’t cut it. But when you hear this beautiful medley that was released in honour of the 50th annual CMA awards, it makes you wonder if you were wrong all along.
Forever Country is a mashup of John Denver’s “Take Me Home, Country Roads,” Dolly Parton’s “I Will Always Love You,” and Willie Nelson’s “On the Road Again.” It features over 30 of today’s country artists creating a beautiful new sound while keeping it classic and honouring those who sang them. The song even included the original artists themselves!
The song features Alabama, Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley, Brooks & Dunn, Luke Bryan, Eric Church, Brett Eldredge, Vince Gill, Faith Hill, Alan Jackson, Lady Antebellum,Miranda Lambert, Little Big Town, Martina McBride, Tim McGraw, Ronnie Milsap, Kacey Musgraves, Brad Paisley, Charley Pride, Rascal Flatts, Darius Rucker, Blake Shelton, George Strait,Randy Travis, Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban, and Trisha Yearwood.
Check it out below and tell me you don’t get goosebumps, I dare you.