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

2
1,168 218
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Trace Adkins

3
609 135
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Wicked Sisters

4
573 154
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Tim McGraw

5
819 243
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Rascal Flatts

6
648 201
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Leann Womack

7
603 204
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Tim McGraw

8
467 158
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George Strait

9
407 116
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Jackie Evancho

10
445 148
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11
335 100
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Alan Jackson

12
409 118
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Heartland

13
373 126
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Martina McBride

14
365 100
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15
310 113
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Trace Adkins

16
280 86
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Brooks & Dunn

17
403 134
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Billy Dean

18
275 99
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Brad Paisley

19
262 63
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225 85
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21
283 123
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Billy Ray Cyrus

22
221 67
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Reba McEntire

23
224 80
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Sara Evans

24
238 68
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Kenny Chesney

25
235 92
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Kenny Chesney

26
73 7
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Trace Adkins

27
196 69
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28
186 74
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Martina McBride

29
227 104
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Trisha Yearwood

30
277 114
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Taylor Swift

31
201 66
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Sugarland

32
149 48
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Blonde24 added Brad Paisley

33
160 57
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Kenny Chesney

34
167 77
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Kenny Rogers

35
188 85
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204 97
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Trace Adkins

37
148 56
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CrossbonesGT added Taylor Swift

38
213 110
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Carrie Underwood

39
177 83
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Tracy Byrd

40
158 78
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Blake Shelton

41
131 66
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162 82
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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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46
108 49
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Miranda Lambert

47
109 75
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48
87 46
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Zak Ellis added Rodney Atkins

49
128 72
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The Oak Ride Boys

50
85 50
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Danny Marks added Bob Carlisle