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The Best Country Songs About Moms 

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Updated November 5, 2019 2.9k votes 840 voters 76.1k views 57 items

List Rules Upvote all of your favorite songs about mothers, and add any that aren't already on the list.

Being a mom is tough and sometimes, it's thankless work. And some moms aren't so great and leave their families behind. Whatever the situation is, you can bet that there are plenty of country songs singing about it. The best country songs on this list are all about all about mom.

Country songs about moms can be some of the most moving because they typically tell a familiar and relatable story about friends and memories. These best country songs about mamas provide a kind of emotional connection that musicians hope people discover in their music.

Vote up the best country songs for mothers below, or add one you think is the best if it isn't already on the list.
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A song about a kid turning out to disobey the rules no matter how hard mom tried.
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A forewarning to raise your boys right.
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A song clearly a song dedicated to mothers.
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Dolly Parton
Dolly Parton's mom worked hard to sew together her coat of many colors
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A tribute to mom sung by a real life mother-duaghter duo.
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The legacy that mothers leave behind in seen in their daughters. That's what this song's focus is.
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Johnny Cash
A song whereupon a dying cowboy takes his last breaths and realizes that mom was always right.
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A song about a youngest son and his dying mother.
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A song that says mom will be there no matter how old her little girl gets.
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Mama tied to raise him right but he turned out to be an outlaw.
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Patty Loveless
A song about how mom helps us deal with loss.
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Another tribute for mom bringing her some beautiful flowers.
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A sad song for mama.
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A song about a mom who gives advice to her grown son.
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A song in gratitude to the "mother of his children"
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Mom is a true unsung hero.
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A wish for someone's future to be great - just like mom wishes for you.
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A song about a hard working country mom.
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A great song about sharing the same traits as mom
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Taylor Swift
A song about memories and growing up with mom.
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A song for mom who cared for you as a baby.
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Mom will be your rock when things get rough.
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A song about a mother/son conversation in which the son tries to identify the failings in his own family.

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Mom is someone's angel
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A song about how all mom asks for in return, is love.