Thomas Rhett Akins Jr (born March 30, 1990).is an American country and western singer-songwriter and therefore the son of yank country and western singer and songwriter Thomas Rhett Akins Sr. “What’s Your Country Song” is the song recorded by American country music singer Thomas Rhett. Thomas Rhett is one of the best singers in this generation of country music(sixth Generation), Song was released on November 11, 2020, from the album Country Again: Side A. The song was written by himself, his father Rhett Akins, Ashley Gorley, Jesse Frasure, and Parker Welling. When we are listening to this song we are reminded of many other country songs, including both classic hits and newer songs, The lyrics of “What’s Your Country Song” directly reference the titles of 16 other country songs, including Akins’ “That Ain’t My Truck”.and lyrics include set of questions about someone’s life and memories, and the title is questioning what’s your country song? What’s your favourite among the set of country songs in the lyrics, everyone has that one song that takes them back to a specific moment in time, If you are a true country music lover when you are enjoying this song I’m sure that you will agree with that, Song is two minutes and 51 seconds long, it features electric guitar solo and additional instruments including piano, drums, dobro, banjo, acoustic, steel and bass guitars. this song characterized as country and country-rock.
What’s your country song received generally positive reviews from the critics for its lyrics and nostalgic quality, song reached #1 on the US Billboard country airplay and the US Billboard Hot Country Songs. and also peaked in the top 40 on the Billboard Hot 100 and the Canadian Hot 100, “What’s Your Country Song” music video directed by TK McKamy, And Rhett performed the song at the 56th Academy of Country Music Awards in April 2021 for the first time on television.
According to songwriters, here are the 16 country songs related to the song What’s your Country Song?:
“Drive (For Daddy Gene)” by Alan Jackson
“Whiskey (Bent) and Hell (Bound)” by Hank Williams Jr.
“Mama Tried” by Merle Haggard
“Dixieland Delight” by Alabama
“Chattahoochee” by Alan Jackson
“Barefoot Blue Jean Night” by Jake Owen
“Turn Your Radio On” by Ray Stevens
“All My Ex’s Live in Texas” by George Strait
“I’m (So) Lonesome, I (Could) Cry” by Hank Williams
“Heartbroke” by Ricky Skaggs
“That Ain’t My Truck” by Rhett Akins
“Friends in Low Places” by Garth Brooks
“Neon Moon” by Brooks & Dunn
“I Was (Country) When (Country) Wasn’t Cool” by Barbara Mandrell
“Strawberry Wine” by Deana Carter
“Family Tradition” by Hank Williams Jr.
According to many of Thomas Rhett’s fans, this is an awesome song with a permanent spot in their playlist.
Do you feel that This song makes you feel like everything is going to be okay? No doubt then this is your favourite country song.
One of my good friends asked me, “what’s your country song?”
I said, What’s your country song? After that, I had to explain him in this way,
According to the lyrics of the song,
1.Did you grow up on a tractor?
(Craig Morgan – International Harvester)/(Granger Smith – Tractor)
2.Did your daddy let you drive?
(Alan Jackson – Drive)
3.Are you whiskey bent and hell bound
(Hank Williams Jr. – whiskey bent and hell bound )
4.Even though your mama tried?
(Mama tried – Merle Haggard)
5.Did you cruise down a backroad
(Florida Georgia – Cruise)
6.With your Dixieland delight?
(Alabama – Dixieland delight )
7.Are you on the Chattahoochee
(Alan Jackson – Chattahoochee)
8.On a barefoot blue jean night?
(Jake Owen – barefoot blue jean night)
9.Everybody got a story to tell
(Darius Rucker- story to tell )
10.Everybody got a hallelujah
(Marren Morris – My Church)
11.Everybody has been through a little hell
(Rodney Atkins – If You’re Going Through Hell)
12.When you’re rolling down a two-lane highway
(Pure Prairie League – Two-Lane Highway)
13.And you turn your radio on
(Reba McEntire – Turn On The Radio)
14.Do your exes live in Texas?
(George Strait All My Ex’s Live In Texas)
15.Are you so lonesome you could cry?
(Hank Williams – I’m So lonesome (I) could cry)
16.Are you heartbroken ’cause you know
(Ricky Skaggs – Heartbroke)
17.That ain’t your truck in her drive?
(Rhett Akins – That ain’t my truck )
18.Are your friends all in low places
(Garth Brooks – Friends in low places)
19.Underneath the neon moon?
(Brooks and Dunn – Neon Moon)
20.Back when the country wasn’t cool?
(Barbara Mandrell – I Was Country When Country Wasn’t Cool)
21.Who’s your strawberry wine?
(Deana Carter – strawberry wine)
22.What’s your family tradition?
(Hank Williams Jr. – family tradition)
23.What makes you turn it up
(Lynyrd Skynyrd – Sweet Home Alabama.)
24.Make you raise your cup every time you listen?
( Keith Urban – Raise ’em up ft. Eric Church)
Tell us which one hits you and What’s your Country song? Just let us know yours by commenting below in the comment section.