Mothers The Best Country Songs About Moms  

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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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Coat of Many Colors Dolly Parton - Dolly Parton's mom worked hard to sew together her coat of many colors

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Mama Tried A song about a kid turning out to disobey the rules no matter how hard mom tried.

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Mamas Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys A forewarning to raise your boys right.

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Mama’s Song A song clearly a song dedicated to mothers.

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Mama He’s Crazy A tribute to mom sung by a real life mother-duaghter duo.

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Don't Take Your Guns to Town Johnny Cash - A song whereupon a dying cowboy takes his last breaths and realizes that mom was always right.

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Don’t Forget to Remember Me A song that says mom will be there no matter how old her little girl gets.

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In My Daughter’s Eyes The legacy that mothers leave behind in seen in their daughters. That's what this song's focus is.

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I’m the Only Hell (Mama Ever Raised) Mama tied to raise him right but he turned out to be an outlaw.

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How Can I Help You Say Goodbye Patty Loveless - A song about how mom helps us deal with loss.

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The Baby A song about a youngest son and his dying mother.

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She’s Everything A song in gratitude to the "mother of his children"

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Like My Mother Does A great song about sharing the same traits as mom

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Roses for Mama Another tribute for mom bringing her some beautiful flowers.

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Somebody’s Hero Mom is a true unsung hero.

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My Wish A wish for someone's future to be great - just like mom wishes for you.

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Mama's Broken Heart A sad song for mama.

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The Best Day Taylor Swift - A song about memories and growing up with mom.

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One's On the Way A song about a hard working country mom.

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Mama Don’t Forget to Pray for Me A song about a mom who gives advice to her grown son.

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I’ll Be Mom will be your rock when things get rough.

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Mama Knows Whatever dirty secrets you've got, somehow mama always knows.

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26 Cents The Wilkinsons - A tribute to mom sung by a real life family.

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The Hand That Rocks the Cradle A song for mom who cared for you as a baby.

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Angels Mom is someone's angel

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Teenage Daughters A song about those times where kids don't tend to appreciate their mothers.

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That's What Mamas Do A song about mama doing what she does best

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So Much Like My Dad A song about a mother/son conversation in whcih the son tries to identify the failings in his own family.

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No Charge A song about a sneaky son who does his chores and charges his mom his time spent, unlike mom who doesn't charge.

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I.o.u. A song about how all mom asks for in return, is love.

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Paige Sampere added Mother Like Mine The Band Perry

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The Sweetest Gift A song about a mother going to visit her son in prison

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Worlds Greatest mum is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Country Songs About Moms
Scott Hogansen added Worlds Greatest mum

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1511258275648 added I Hope You Dance Lee Ann Womack, Sons of the Desert

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I Wonder Another song about a other who leaves her child.

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You Can't Lose Me A song about how mom knew she'd always have to let go.

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Mama a song in tribute to mom.

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It’s Your Song Mom is always there to be your guiding light.

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1511258275648 added I Hope You Die The Bloodhound Gang

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Hot Mama This son is a tribute to hot moms, regardless of the wear and tear that being a mom takes on your body.

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Mama Liked the Roses A remeberance of Mama

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To Daddy A song about ho dad mistreats mom.

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If Mama Ain't Happy A song about knowing who to put first in life. Mama controls everything.

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Pistol Packin’ Mama A song about one tough mama protecting what's hers.

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She's Gonna Fly A song about a woman spreading her wings, it could be a strong woman just like your mother.

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I Dreamed About Mama Last Night A song about a selfless mother.

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Mommy for a Day A tearful song told from a mother's point of view.

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Mother the Queen of My Heart A son gives up his rebelious ways after his mom passes away.

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Mommy Please Stay Home With Me A song about a mom who goes out to a party rather than stay home with her son.

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Give Mother My Crown A song about a mom who raises the children all by herslef and on little pay.