Country Music 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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megan-h added Keith Whitley

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

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