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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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queenbee101 added Brad Paisley, Alison Krauss
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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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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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jsmusicprincess85 added Alan Jackson
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Sara Evans
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jsmusicprincess85 added Brad Paisley
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WilliamMassey added Luke Bryan
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Willie Nelson, Toby Keith
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Connor Reis added Zac Brown Band
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Kenny Chesney
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Connor Reis added Darius Rucker
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Taylor Swift
This song was a country hit for Taylor Swift in 2008
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Red Dirt Road is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Country Songs of the 2000s
Audra DiLuciano added Brooks & Dunn
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WilliamMassey added Luke Bryan
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Faith Hill
This 2000 song was a crossover hit for Faith Hill
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jsmusicprincess85 added Blake Shelton
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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 David Ball
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Connor Reis added Carrie Underwood
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jsmusicprincess85 added Toby Keith
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jsmusicprincess85 added Travis Tritt