Country Songs The Best Slow Country Songs  

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Sometimes we just want to slow down and take a listen to great slow song with even better lyrics. Often these songs can be uplifting, they can help us understand, and sometimes they can just make us sad. Regardless, often a slow song can speak to us more than an upbeat one.

The best country slow country songs are often the most moving of these songs because they tell a familiar and relatable story about love or loss.

What's the best slow country song? Vote up all of your favorite slow country songs, and feel free to add any that aren't already listed here.

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By: George Strait
 A great song for a slow dance at weddings as its a song about promises.

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Alan Jackson. A song about reflecting on the "firsts" in love and life.

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Rascal Flatts - By: Rascal Flatts
A song about searching for the one.

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By: Brad Paisley
obviously a great choice for a slow dance.
 

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By: Lonestar. 
One of the biggest hits of the '90s

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John Michael Montgomery - By: John Michael Montgomery
A staple song for school dances and weddings
 

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189 51
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LeAnn Womack. A song about wishing the best for the future.

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Tim McGraw, Faith Hill - By: Faith Hill and Tim McGraw
Great love song by real life husband and wife duo.

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Keith Whitley - By: Keith Whitley
An incredibly sad slow dance song

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by: Billy Currington
A slow country love song.

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by: George Strait
A song about trying to fix a broken relationship.

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Sugarland. A sad slow song about not wanting to lose a lover.

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By: Tracy Byrd
A song about thanking god for bring two lovers together.

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Shania Twain -

By: Shania Twain

 A song about still loving someone after all these years

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By: Brad Paisley
A song about big moments in a relationship

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Chris Young. A song about asking for another chance.

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Shania Twain. A song about vowing to care for the one you love.

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By: Kenny Chesney
A long standing slow favorite for lovers.

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Brad Paisley. A song about reflecting on life.

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Vince Gill. A song about looking back on life together with the one you love.

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Alabama - A sweet song about being with the one you love.

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Kathy Mattea - A song about setting off in life with the one you love.

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By: Kenny Chesney
A song about loving someone even when you're away from them.

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Keith Urban - A song about a beautiful and independent woman. A great father-daughter dance.

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by: George strait
A song about great childhood memories

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Reba McEntire - A song about running into an old love.

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Dierks Bentley. A song about wanting to be with someone so badly.

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by: Montgomery Gentry
A song about certain doing things for the one you love.

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Cross My Heart is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Slow Country Songs
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by:Reba Mcentire
A song about life's awkward moments and being at a loss.

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Darius Rucker. A song about cherishing life's great moments.

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A sad song about losing the one you love.

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by: Ronnie Milsap.
A song about what a woman in love can do to you.

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Dear John - Taylor Swift is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Slow Country Songs
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Aaron Lines - A slow love song about a beutiful woman.

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Someday is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Slow Country Songs

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by: Sammy Kershaw
A song about treating a lover well.