- Author:Ace Collins
- Publisher:Boulevard Books; First Edition edition (March 1, 1996)
- Pages:288 pages
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What makes a great country song? It tells a story.
What makes a great country song? It tells a story. It has a twang you can feel down to the soles of your feet. Some get mad, some get weepy, some just get you down the road. But these are 100 essential songs that map out the story of country music, from Hank Williams howling at the moon to George Jones pouring one out for all the desperate lovers to Taylor Swift singing the suburban cowgirl blues. In 1972, country music's consummate storyteller traveled to Miami Beach to perform at the Democratic National Convention that nominated George McGovern and returned to Nashville afterward with a soon-to-be-hit.
Country music - it s the music of dreams & heartache, of Young Love . Each of the 100 songs that Collins has chosen gets a writeup of about 2-3 pages each
Country music - it s the music of dreams & heartache, of Young Love & Movin On. It s the music of America. Stories Behind Country Musicªs All-Time Greatest 100 Songs. by. Ace Collins (Author). Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Each of the 100 songs that Collins has chosen gets a writeup of about 2-3 pages each. Collins' emphasis is on the songs themselves, so he doesn't spend as much time talking about the artists who recorded them as the songsmiths who came up with them (unless they're one and the same, as in Charlie Daniels' case for "The Devil Went Down to Georgia").
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Published 1996 by Boulevard Books in New York.
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book details the who, what, when, where, and why of country's best songs . disc jockeys, and fans, highlights the stories behind 100 country music hits.
Through interviews with songwriters, music historians, performers, producers, disc jockeys, and fans, highlights the stories behind 100 country music hits.
Turn Your Radio On book. Turn Your Radio On tells the fascinating stories behind gospel music's. These are the songs that have shaped our faith and brought us joy. You'll find out: What famous song traces back to a sailor's desperate prayer, What Bill Gaither tune was recorded by Elvis Presley in 1969 - and won a Grammy, What song was born during a carriage ride through Washington, . at the onset of the Civil War. Turn Your radio On is an inspiring journey through the songs that are part of the roots of our faith today.
Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas. Illustrations by clint hansen. Stories Behind America’s Hymns of Faith: Songs That Unite Our Nation. Turn Your Radio On: The Stories Behind Gospel Music’s All-Time Greatest Songs. Stories Behind the Best-Loved Songs of Christmas.
Gospel songs such as 'Amazing Grace' have blessed you for years, but once you discover the stories behind them, they .
A great gift for music lovers! 256 pages, softcover, Zondervan
Music historian Colin Escott noted "One of the mysteries about 'Mystery Train' was where the title came from; it was mentioned nowhere in. Collins, Ace (1996). The Stories Behind Country Music's All-time Greatest: 100 Songs. New York: The Berkeley Publishing Group.
Music historian Colin Escott noted "One of the mysteries about 'Mystery Train' was where the title came from; it was mentioned nowhere in the song".
Collins, Ace (1996). The Guinness Book of 500 Number One Hits (1st e. Enfield, Middlesex: Guinness Superlatives Ltd. p. 23. ISBN 0-85112-250-7.