What the Buck? @BillyRayCyrus and Buck 22 Record Hip-Hop “Achy Breaky Heart” Sequel
Feb12

What the Buck? @BillyRayCyrus and Buck 22 Record Hip-Hop “Achy Breaky Heart” Sequel

Like daughter, like father? That’s the question I’m asking myself after watching the newest video to feature Billy Ray Cyrus. Outside of being Miley’s dad, we of course know Cyrus most for his 1992 crossover hit “Achy Breaky Heart,” which made line dancing hip and was the first Country single to go Platinum since “Islands in the Stream.” Did you ever get that chorus out of your head? Well...

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Twangout with Moonshine Bandit 10/17 #HickHoptober #CMchat
Oct09

Twangout with Moonshine Bandit 10/17 #HickHoptober #CMchat

Defining Hick hop/Country Rap, I’d say it’s a sub-genre of country music, that just as it sounds, blends Country Music and hip hop style rapping.  USA Today recently ran a story explaining the context, “country narratives that add rap’s heavy bass and aggression to storylines about pickup-driving, beer-swillin’, chicken-and-biscuit-eating good ol’ boys.” My introduction to the genre, without...

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