Die hard country fans may not take too kindly to the rap-infused-country trend circulating around Nashville these days. However, the roots of this seemingly new sound date back further than Jason Aldean’s “Dirt Road Anthem.” Some, such as Colt Ford and Aldean, have managed to be successful with a their lyrical rhymes of spoken lyrics. Others not so much. Opinions aside, here are 5 songs that depict the Country Rap genre and captured our attention.
- Blake Shelton “Boys Round Here”
- Jason Aldean “Dirt Road Anthem”
- Sam Hunt "Take Your Time"
- Cowboy Troy “I Played Chicken With a Train”
- Colt Ford “Chicken and Biscuits”