February 3, 2012 in Music Album
Listening To The Mesmerising Top 5 George Strait Songs
Known as the “King of Country”, George Strait is a living legend in the world of country music. For three decades now, he has created some of the most beautiful country songs that have a lasting impression in our hearts. Many new performers tried imitating his voice, many others tried to follow his style of western swing, honky-tonk, etc. but, the magic of George Strait Songs is simply inimitable.
Named as the CMA Entertainer of the Year in 1989 and also in 1990, George Strait also won the ACM Entertainer of the Year in 1990. He is one of the rare musicians who has been nominated for the CMA and ACM awards several times and has won the titles in both categories more number of times than all other artists. All through his career as a country music artist, Strait never wrote his own songs, but selected the best songs ever which he composed beautifully and made them super-hits for all his fans. He is also the world record holder for having more number of Number. 1 hit singles as compared to all other artists. He has a total of 58 Number 1 hit singles recorded in the year 2011.
With such number of hit songs, George Strait is recently known of trying his hand in writing down his own songs. In 2009, he wrote three songs for his album “Twang” with his son Bubba. Today he is credited for writing total 7 songs from his most recent album called, “Here For a Good Time” which was released in September last year. He made an appearance in January for the first time at the Cajundome to support his tour for his recent album.
Amongst all his hits, here are some of his songs that made it to the list of 5 best George Strait Songs.
- Check Yes Or No (1995)
- Give It Away (2006)
- All My Ex’s Live In Texas (1987)
- You Look So Good In Love (1983)
- I Cross My Heart (1992)
“Check Yes OR No” is a very sweet song, the song is related to all our childhood stories when we dream of living with our love after we grow up. This song released in 1995 topped the charts and is a favorite of artists like Taylor Swift and Band Perry.
Apart from these songs, his other hits like “Ocean Front Property”, “Run” and “Amarillo By Morning” are also some of the most loved George Strait Songs.