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Luke Combs Releases Acoustic Version of “Beautiful Crazy” [Listen]

Luke Combs acoustic version of Beautiful Crazy

In a relatively short period of time—short by music industry standards—Luke Combs has experienced an incredible amount of success. Releasing his major label debut, This One’s For You, in June 2017, Luke has scored four back-to-back-to-back No. 1 singles, including his first, “Hurricane,” and his most recent, “She Got the Best of Me.” Now, Luke … Read more

Luke Combs Lays On the Charm With Acoustic Version of “I Got Away With You”

Luke Combs is well known for his clever lyrics and this is evident throughout “I Got Away with You,” featured on his debut album “This One’s For You.” The song recently received a video treatment where Luke sings the track alone on his acoustic guitar in what appears to be an art gallery. It’s a … Read more

Keith Urban Covered Little Big Town’s “Better Man” and It’s Insane Because He Sang It From the Man’s Perspective

Keith Urban is a musician’s musician. He loves sharing the spotlight, helping young artists get a boost and he can play almost any song in the world on guitar or piano. And remember– Urban can’t read music, which makes it all the most impressive. Most recently, Urban covered Little Big Town’s “Better Man” and though … Read more

Taylor Swift’s Acoustic Performance of “Better Man” in Nashville Proves That Country Music Still Loves and Needs Her

I guess, at this point in my life, you could call me a Taylor Swift apologist. I’m not entirely sure of what that means, I just know that more often than not, I find myself telling people that Taylor Swift is a genius. Most recently, Taylor showed up at Nashville’s Bluebird Cafe, where Scott Borchetta … Read more

Keith Urban’s Acoustic “Female” is Even More Powerful Than the Studio Version

Keith Urban’s timely and sometimes wonky “Female” is and was a much-needed jolt to the type of songs being released in Nashville. Originally billed as a reply to the Harvey Weinstein scandal, it packs a much more powerful punch lyrically and deals with everything from stereotypes to Beyonce to rape culture to the finer things … Read more

Sugarland’s Acoustic Performance of “Baby Girl” and “All I Want To Do” Shows They’ve Still Got It

In 2012, Kristian Bush and Jennifer Nettles took a break from being a duo to pursue solo projects, leaving all the baby girls saying, “please don’t worry, because I’m all right, but we’re gonna need you to not break up forever.” Thankfully, Sugarland reunited during the 51st Annual CMA Awards and had their first official-official … Read more

Cam’s Acoustic Version of Her New Song “Diane” is Legit

Cam’s new single, “Diane” is a super-fueled, impassioned apology to the wife of man being cheated on. The studio version of the song is a guitar-heavy, ’70s sounding uptempo tune. The second verse takes on less guitar-heavy moments that lead into a multi-layered, driving beat that sounds a little Mumford and Sons-ish. For me, the … Read more

You Have to Hear Luke Combs’ Acoustic Performance of “When It Rains It Pours”

Luke Combs‘ second consecutive No.1 hit, “When It Rains It Pours” is one of the most country, country songs to be released this year and his gritty, acoustic version of the tune is even more country. Combs played the newly-minted RIAA GOLD-certified single on the Bobby Bones Show just after it went No. 1 on … Read more

Dustin Lynch’s Acoustic Performance of His New ‘Love Me or Leave Me Alone’ Will Get You

Dustin Lynch’s album, Current Mood, won’t drop until September 8, but one song already has the country music world up in arms– “Love Me or Leave Me Alone.” The tune is an old school, country music heartache tune and Lynch’s acoustic version on the Bobby Bones Show will hit you right in the gut. Lynch … Read more

Lady Antebellum’s Acoustic Version of “You Look Good” is Really, Really (Really) Good

I’m not afraid to say that Lady Antebellum’s “You Look Good” might be my favorite song that they’ve ever released. The horns, the energy– I love all of it. While the live version of the song from the ACM Awards and the CMT Awards with Earth, Wind & Fire were (and still are) insanely fun, … Read more

Brandy Clark’s Acoustic Performance of “You’re Drunk” is Better Than Anything You’ll Hear on the Radio Today

Listen. I’ve said this about a million times– Brandy Clark is the wittiest, smartest songwriter ever. I will never understand why she isn’t selling out arenas and heard on every radio station ever. Her latest release, “You’re Drunk,” falls in line with every other song she’s ever written and released– perfection. Clark recently performed a … Read more

Luke Combs’ Acoustic Cover of Brooks & Dunn’s “Brand New Man” Is Really Good

If you aren’t a fan of Brooks & Dunn, you probably aren’t much of a country music fan, but luckily for us– Luke Combs is a fan. And even better for us, he can sing the hell of out “Brand New Man,” the duo’s debut single from 1991. Like the duo, Combs’ debut single, “Hurricane” … Read more