country music The Best Country Songs About Fighting  

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List Rules Upvote your favorite country songs about fighting, fighters, and getting in a fight.

A word of caution: late nights of honky tonkin’ may lead to fightin'. And that’s exactly what’s going on with these country songs about fighting – at least in most cases. Country songs about fights are as old as the genre itself.

Musicians seem to have two different philosophies when it comes to these country songs about fights. On the one hand, some of these songs are cautionary tales, warning of the dangers of fighting and the possible consequences. One of the best country fighting songs is Kenny Roger’s heartbreaking “Coward of the County.” Tommy’s imprisoned father warns his young son to “walk away from trouble” if he can, reminding him, “Son, you don’t have to fight to be a man.”

On the other hand, some country songs about fighting celebrate the idea of kicking someone’s posterior. Modern-era country hits like “Small Town Throwdown” by Brantley Gilbert, “Dirt Road Anthem” by Jason Aldean, and “I Could Kick You’re A**” by Justin Moore are good examples.

Bar fights, parking lot fights, relationship throw downs, and more: they’re all here. Whatever side of the fence you’re on about fighting, mosey up to this list and pick your favorites – and then vote.

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Coward of the County Kenny Rogers

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The Fightin' Side of Me Merle Haggard

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Small Town Throwdown Brantley Gilbert

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Fightin' Words Trace Adkins

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Friends in Low Places Garth Brooks

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Take It Outside Brantley Gilbert

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Give It Away George Strait

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Karate Brad Paisley

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The Winner Bobby Bare

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Dirt Road Anthem Jason Aldean

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Kick It in the Sticks Brantley Gilbert

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Whoop a Man’s A** Trace Adkins

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Fist City Loretta Lynn

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Without a Fight Brad Paisley and Demi Lovato

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I Could Kick Your A** Justin Moore

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Kick My Ass Big & Rich

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Kiss My Country Ass Rhett Akins

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Feudin' and Fightin' Gene Pitney, George Jones, Melba Montgomery

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Colorado Kool-Aid Johnny Paycheck

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The Earrings Song Gretchen Wilson

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Uneasy Rider The Charlie Daniels Band

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50/50 Colt Ford

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My Big Iron Skillet Wanda Jackson

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Best Woman Wins Dolly Parton, Lorrie Morgan

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Fight Like a Girl Kalie Shorr

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P.F.F. Hank Williams III

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Dirty Fightin' Love Jason Boland & The Stragglers

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Waffle House Colt Ford

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Bar Fight Song Dale Tyge