Fun Country Songs On Guitar

Welcome to this fun country songs on guitar page. Below are 5 tunes you can easily learn on the acoustic. I've included the song demos, free chord sheets, rhythm tips and if you need to purchase the full instructional lesson for a few buck or less, that link is provided also. Purchasing lessons in bulk (see right menu) saves you money.

Fun Country Songs On Guitar For The Acoustic Player

Fun Country Songs On Guitar
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Here are 5 great tunes for the acoustic guitar. Make any adjustments to chord sheets to find the proper key for your vocal range.

1. Billy Dean - Billy The Kid

Billy Dean and Paul Nelson wrote this one and Dean put it on his 1991 album entitled "Billy Dean". The single reached #4 on the US Country Charts in 1992.

  • Drop D Tuning = Yes
  • Capo = No
  • Rhythm = root down up down while you're sing the verse and pick it up with a root down root up down up i n the ch
  • Picking = No
  • Chords = D, G, A

2. Big Sandy - Everytime

Big Sandy and his Fly-Rite Boys have released 12 rockabilly albums since their inception out of California back in 1990. Many members have come and gone in this group over the years. 

  • Drop D Tuning = No
  • Capo = 3rd fret
  • Rhythm = root down up root up down up and repeat at a fast pace
  • Picking = Yes
  • Chords = Am, C, F, Dm7, G, C7, G7

3. Bill Anderson - I Saw The Light

Hank Williams Sr wrote and released this song back in 1948 and has been covered by many artists through the years, including Bill Anderson.

  • Drop D Tuning = No
  • Capo = 1st fret is Bill's original key
  • Rhythm = root down up root up down up and repeat
  • Picking = Yes
  • Chords = G, C, D

4. Billy Dean - Only Here For A Little While

Billy Dean didn't write this one but he did put it on his debut album back in 1990. The single peaked at #3 on the country charts in the US.

  • Drop D Tuning = No
  • Capo = No
  • Rhythm = root down root up down up and repeat
  • Picking = Yes
  • Chords = D, G, E, A7, Gb, B7

5. Big & Rich - Save A Horse Ride A Cowboy

From their debut album "Horse Of A Different Color" from 2004, this one peaked at #11 on the country charts and has appeared in various commercials and in the film Magic Mike.

  • Drop D Tuning = No
  • Capo = No
  • Rhythm = down down strokes
  • Picking = Yes
  • Chords = E, G, A, 

Thanks for dropping by my Fun Country Songs On Guitar page and I hope you found the info here useful.

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