So it's no surprise Gretchen made 'Redneck Woman' such a hit. And that was the inspiration behind ‘Redneck Woman.’ I looked at John and said, ‘This is probably never gonna happen for me because I’ll never look like that, and I’ll never be that.
Gretchen was talking with John Rich that day, "The day that we wrote ‘Redneck Woman’ was a day that John and I were sitting around watching country music videos and Faith Hill‘s ‘Breathe’ was on,” Wilson tells Taste of Country.
Kacey Musgraves' career is still very much trending upward.
But what she's accomplished so far is mesmerizing: She's won a couple of Grammys, and in 2014, she took home the ACM Award for Album of the Year. Sure, she pens her own songs, but she also helped write Miranda Lambert's huge hit "Mama's Broken Heart." Before Gretchen Wilson came around, the term "redneck" was considered incredibly derogatory. The 2004 hit celebrated the fact that she wasn't the "Barbie-doll type." Gretchen won a Grammy for the track -- and changed the landscape for women in country music forever.
One thing's for sure though: any of these songs will brighten your mood. These are songs from top country artists such as Johnny Cash, Toby Keith, Brad Paisley, and Roger Miller.
Take a look through the list, and vote up all of the country songs that you think are the funniest and that you like the most.
From an early age it was clear that he would be an entertainer.
As a child, Zelimir loved to pretend playing drums on his Mom’s pots and pans, driving everyone around him absolutely crazy.
Now nearly two years into their romance, the loved up duo are "very much in sync," the source said, adding that Miranda and Anderson "could go the distance."What makes them work?Zelimir barely knew how to speak, but nevertheless kept humming Arias next to his Father, an opera singer, who introduced Zelimir to music at an early age by taking him to many theatrical productions.Little Zelimir had a habit of getting up from bed in the middle of the night, going to the living room and singing a couple of verses of some well known songs.(UPI Photo/John Angelillo) Kenny Chesney speaks to the press after being awarded Entertainer of the Year at the 41st annual Country Music Association Awards in Nashville, Tennessee on November 7, 2007.(UPI Photo/John Angelillo) Gretchen Wilson (C) and Kid Rock (L) present the Male Vocalist of the year Award to Brad Paisley at the 41st annual Country Music Association Awards in Nashville, Tennessee on November 7, 2007.