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The Best Slow Country Songs 

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Updated March 16, 2020 14.5k votes 2.5k voters 222.4k views 404 items

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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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Alan Jackson. A song about reflecting on the "firsts" in love and life.
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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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By: Brad Paisley
obviously a great choice for a slow dance.
 
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Rascal Flatts
By: Rascal Flatts
A song about searching for the one.
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megan-h added Keith Whitley
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By: Lonestar. 
One of the biggest hits of the '90s
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Keith Whitley
By: Keith Whitley
An incredibly sad slow dance song
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John Michael Montgomery
By: John Michael Montgomery
A staple song for school dances and weddings
 
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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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LeAnn Womack. A song about wishing the best for the future.
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by: Billy Currington
A slow country love song.
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By: Tracy Byrd
A song about thanking god for bring two lovers together.
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Sugarland. A sad slow song about not wanting to lose a lover.
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by: George Strait
A song about trying to fix a broken relationship.
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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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hejacountrybest added
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PhillipWarwick added Geoff Moore
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Shania Twain. A song about vowing to care for the one you love.
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jsmusicprincess85 added Garth Brooks
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Brad Paisley. A song about reflecting on life.
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Kathy Mattea
A song about setting off in life with the one you love.
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Vince Gill. A song about looking back on life together with the one you love.
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By: Kenny Chesney
A long standing slow favorite for lovers.