Country Songs The Best Country Songs About Growing Up  

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List Rules Vote up the greatest country songs that are all about growing up

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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Don't Blink Kenny Chesney

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You're Gonna Miss This Trace Adkins

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Dont Take the Girl Tim McGraw

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My Wish Rascal Flatts

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This House That Built Me Wicked Sisters

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I Hope You Dance Leann Womack

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My Little Girl Tim McGraw

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Check Yes or No George Strait

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Drive (For Daddy Gene) Alan Jackson

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Concrete Angel Jackie Evancho

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In My Daugthers Eyes Martina McBride

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I Loved Her First Heartland

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Just Fishin Trace Adkins

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Cowgirls Dont Cry Brooks & Dunn

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Let Them Be Little Billy Dean

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He Didn't Have to Be Brad Paisley

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Ready, Set, Don't Go Billy Ray Cyrus

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Fancy Reba McEntire

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Suds in the Bucket Sara Evans

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I Go Back Kenny Chesney

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Young Kenny Chesney

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American Girl Trisha Yearwood

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Independence Day Martina McBride

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You're Gonna Miss This Trace Adkins

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Back Where I Came From Kenny Chesney

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Baby Girl Sugarland

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Never Grow Up Taylor Swift

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Blonde24 added Letter to Me Brad Paisley

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Through the Years Kenny Rogers

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Then They Do Trace Adkins

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CrossbonesGT added Fifteen Taylor Swift

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Whenever You Remember Carrie Underwood

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Keeper of the Stars Tracy Byrd

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The Baby Blake Shelton

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Wide Open Spaces Dixie Chicks

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Colby Dudal added May We All

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Famous in a Small Town Miranda Lambert

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Zak Ellis added These Are My People Rodney Atkins

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Thank God for Kids The Oak Ride Boys