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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1,153 216
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Trace Adkins

3
599 134
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Wicked Sisters

4
569 137
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Tim McGraw

5
813 220
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Rascal Flatts

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644 172
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Leann Womack

7
465 126
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George Strait

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599 174
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Tim McGraw

9
377 113
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Jackie Evancho

10
441 147
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11
333 99
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Alan Jackson

12
371 124
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Martina McBride

13
404 118
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Heartland

14
359 100
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15
275 85
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Brooks & Dunn

16
305 113
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Trace Adkins

17
402 131
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Billy Dean

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261 61
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271 98
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Brad Paisley

20
224 84
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21
279 123
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Billy Ray Cyrus

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219 67
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Reba McEntire

23
222 80
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Sara Evans

24
236 67
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Kenny Chesney

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235 91
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Kenny Chesney

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194 69
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227 102
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Trisha Yearwood

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185 73
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Martina McBride

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67 7
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Trace Adkins

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160 56
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Kenny Chesney

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276 113
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Taylor Swift

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148 47
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Blonde24 added Brad Paisley

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199 66
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Sugarland

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167 76
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Kenny Rogers

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188 84
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204 96
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Trace Adkins

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147 56
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CrossbonesGT added Taylor Swift

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213 109
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Carrie Underwood

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176 82
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Tracy Byrd

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157 78
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Blake Shelton

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130 66
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160 82
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Dixie Chicks

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79 35
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Colby Dudal added

44
129 65
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108 48
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Miranda Lambert

46
87 45
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Zak Ellis added Rodney Atkins

47
109 74
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134 71
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128 71
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The Oak Ride Boys

50
111 58
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Garth Brooks