Country Songs The Best Country Songs of the 2000s  

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Country music is the most popular music genre in the United States. Its roots came from the early 20th century from the rural south, which reflected times of hardship, political turmoil, and love. The country songs of the 2000s either harkened back to more classic sounds of earlier alt-country songs such as the Dixie Chicks did, or relied heavily on pop influences, like Shania Twain and Taylor Swift. There are also a ton of great hits that came out of the 1980's and the 1990's as well. 

These are songs from top classic country artists such as Shania Twain, Taylor Swift, Faith Hill, and Lonestar. Vote up the greatest 2000s country songs, or add a song that makes you love '00s country music, if it isn't already on the list.
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In 2003 Jimmy Buffett and Alan Jackson got together for this song about drinking time and it spent 8 weeks on the charts.
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George Strait was still going strong into the 2000s with this hit that won CMA song of the year in 2006.
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queenbee101 added Brad Paisley, Alison Krauss
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Carrie Underwood
This 2005 country anthem of female empowered was a smash hit for Carrie Underwood.
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Carrie Underwood
Underwood's 2005 song invoking Jesus' help in an emergency was a smash hit.
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Connor Reis added Zac Brown Band
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Connor Reis added Miranda Lambert
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Sara Evans
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Taylor Swift
This song was a country hit for Taylor Swift in 2008
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WilliamMassey added Luke Bryan
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A powerhouse anthem about embracing your roots, WIlson scored a hit with this 2004 song.
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WilliamMassey added Luke Bryan
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Connor Reis added Darius Rucker
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Willie Nelson, Toby Keith
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Connor Reis added Zac Brown Band
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jsmusicprincess85 added Alan Jackson
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Faith Hill
This 2000 song was a crossover hit for Faith Hill
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jsmusicprincess85 added Rascal Flatts
This 2004 song is a song about American trademarks and became a #1 hit for the band.
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Dixie Chicks
This 2002 re-release of the Stevie Nicks classic garnered the Dixie Chicks another hit song.
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jsmusicprincess85 added Brad Paisley
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Shania Twain
This mid-tempo inspiring song of love from Shania Twain scored her a hit in 2003
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Connor Reis added Carrie Underwood
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jsmusicprincess85 added Phil Vassar
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Connor Reis added Blake Shelton, Trace Adkins