Country Songs The Best Country Songs About Growing Up  

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Growing up isn't easy, but these country songs may be able to soothe your troubles. This list includes great country songs such as “Landslide,” “Young,” “My Wish,” and “Then They Do.” Growing up can be hard, and watching your sons, daughters and kids grow up can be even harder. The best country songs on this list are all about the ups and downs of children becoming adults.

Songs have the ability to make us feel. We often feel an emotional connection to songs, particularly country songs. The southern and country way of life has a long history of strong ties to family, friends, and tradition, and country songs reflect that culture. The best of these songs are ones we listen to on repeat, and help us through the toughest of times, including growing up.

Country songs about growing up are often the most moving because they typically tell a familiar and relatable story. These best country songs about childhood provide a kind of emotional connection that musicians hope people seek in their music.

These are songs from top country artists such as Reba McEntire, Martina McBride, Tim McGraw, and Carrie Underwood, as well as older, classic country artists. Vote up the best country songs about childhood and growing up below, or add one you think is the best if it isn't already on the list.

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Kenny Chesney

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1,184 218
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Trace Adkins

3
616 136
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Wicked Sisters

4
578 165
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Tim McGraw

5
824 254
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Rascal Flatts

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650 213
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Leann Womack

7
417 118
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Jackie Evancho

8
606 211
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Tim McGraw

9
469 159
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George Strait

10
447 149
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337 100
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Alan Jackson

12
410 118
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Heartland

13
371 101
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373 127
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Martina McBride

15
313 113
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Trace Adkins

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280 87
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Brooks & Dunn

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407 135
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Billy Dean

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276 100
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Brad Paisley

19
262 64
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285 124
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Billy Ray Cyrus

21
226 87
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22
221 68
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Reba McEntire

23
224 81
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Sara Evans

24
240 68
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Kenny Chesney

25
76 7
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Trace Adkins

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236 92
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Kenny Chesney

27
197 69
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28
227 104
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Trisha Yearwood

29
186 75
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Martina McBride

30
279 114
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Taylor Swift

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150 48
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Blonde24 added Brad Paisley

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201 66
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Sugarland

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160 58
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Kenny Chesney

34
169 77
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Kenny Rogers

35
204 97
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Trace Adkins

36
189 86
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148 56
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CrossbonesGT added Taylor Swift

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213 110
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Carrie Underwood

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177 83
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Tracy Byrd

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158 78
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Blake Shelton

41
131 66
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164 83
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Dixie Chicks

43
79 36
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Colby Dudal added

44
129 66
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135 72
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108 49
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Miranda Lambert

47
87 46
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Zak Ellis added Rodney Atkins

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109 76
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87 50
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Danny Marks added Bob Carlisle

50
128 72
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