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iTunes Top 200 Country Music Songs 2022 - UPDATED - Hot 40 Country Digital MP3 - Top 100 Downloads Singles Chart

This is the iTunes Top Country Music Songs Chart of online downloaded country music MP3 songs right now in the iTunes Store and digital music retailers like Amazon. You will also find the Apple Music Radio Singles Country Chart, the Free Country Song Downloads chart and the Country MP3 Singles Chart which list the top new tracks in country music from your favorite country artists. - UPDATED! The Country Songs Chart for iTunes, MP3, Radio and Streaming is published daily by CountryChart.com and updated hourly. The chart is also published weekly by Country Chart Magazine. The iTunes and Apple Music Songs Chart includes the top country music singles played by country radio, and the Country Song Downloads Chart highlights the hottest music being purchased right now by country fans. You will also find links to the top free downloads of country music songs and country albums on iTunes and Amazon. Radio singles and song chart position are very important to country music artists. In fac

Review: Willie Nelson & Asleep At The Wheel - Willie And The Wheel

Two major artists have combined to create a Western Swing tour de force with "Willie And The Wheel," which teams the legendary Asleep At The Wheel with Willie Nelson. The famed, late music executive Jerry Wexler had championed this project for 30 years, and thankfully he got to hear this new Western Swing classic before his death.

Indeed, the genre of Western Swing gets a major shot in the arm with this crisp and original album that will introduce legions of new fans to a musical genre that is as American as apple pie but rarely gets enough attention. Jerry Wexler, known mostly for R&B, had been a personal fan of Western Swing classic artists such as Cliff Bruner, Bob Wills and Milton Brown who were popular when he studied journalism in Kansas City. His vision for this concept album was a masterful stroke of genius that we can all enjoy today.

As an album, the 12 songs on "Willie And The Wheel" all work together to ensure that listeners once again rediscover the brilliance of the Western Swing genre. The best song on the album is the effervescent "Corrine Corrina" which perfectly blends the vocal talents of Willie Nelson with the always perfect instrumentation of Asleep At The Wheel. Produced by Ray Benson, the entire album's production is outstanding.

The highlight (and biggest surprise) of the album is "South" which pairs Paul Shaffer and Vince Gill along with their heroes, Willie Nelson and Asleep At The Wheel. The song works on many levels and is a standout performance in the careers of all the aforementioned artists.

"Willie And The Wheel" will be treasured as a new Western Swing classic, and it can stand proudly among the great Western Swing albums of the past. This is a landmark recording that deserves all the praise and lauding it will no doubt be receiving for years to come and is a career highlight in the already critically acclaimed music catalogs of Willie Nelson and Asleep At The Wheel. CountryChart.com