Nashville Country Singers

Country singers butchering the Hits of '69.

I've heard some good singers occasionally screw up a word or two in a cover song, but "Hits of '69" by the Nashville Country Singers takes the cake. Apparently, nobody bothered to give these folks copies of the lyrics to the songs they were expected to sing. Combine that with flat music and off-key vocals and you have what was certainly one of the most exciting new albums of the year.

Check out how the Country Singers butcher two of my favorite songs. On "Aquarius", the moon is no longer in the seventh house, but the serpent's house. Then the phrase "no more falsehoods or derisions" somehow becomes -- get this -- "thunderbolts of long duration". Whoa! But that's nothing compared to what they do to "Proud Mary". Incredibly, they don't even sing the phrase "Proud Mary" once throughout the entire song. Among other flubs, these guys "seen a lotta plays in Memphis" and "Humped a lotta grain in New Orleans". I don't know what they were taking in Nashville back in 1969 but I sure want some for my next party.

Nashville Country Singers
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Aquarius (Real Audio) Harmony and understanding... except for understanding of the lyrics to this song.
Proud Mary (Real Audio) Trust me, this is nothing to be proud of.

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Your Comments:

~*~Adge~*~ ( says:
I love KENNY CHESNEY IAM A BIG FAN OF HIS AND I LOVE all of his songs and i must say he is so hot and fine in them nice tight jeans and has the most beautful eyes and my most favorite song of his is the good stuff, and no shoes no shirt and i just think he is sooo sexy and i have been wanting to go see all of his concerts since like for ever and i never get to go but im looking forward to going to see him on my b-day on august 22 in person and everything so my screen nameis lilbdgi9 thankz kenny chesney your the best and hottest singer ever i love you so much (08-02-2003)

Katie ( says:
hey yall this is katie and just wanted yall to know my fav. country song is concret angels bye mictina micbride!!!

katie (08-01-2003)

Nicole Poppelreiter ( says:
Just to let all of you know Kenny Chesney is the best country music singer in this world...He tells life through his songs and is very sexy!!!
I think his tractor's sexy!!!(LOL)

Love Nicole (08-01-2003)

gary says:
ilike martina mickbride! she has agreat voice (07-28-2003)

Nick says:
I love concreat angel (07-28-2003)

Mutton Nuts says:
I like abortions. They taste like chicken. (07-28-2003)

Morgan Bumsted ( says:
I cant believe that joel nichols has made it this far, alot of people doubted him in the begging. I think that him himself is a very great and different sucess! Love you Joel. (07-26-2003)

Alan Robertson says:
Tim McGraw is one lucky man !!! Can you just imagine coming home to Faith Hill every night?WOW (07-24-2003)

Alan Robertson ( says:
It's a toss up between Shania Twain and Faith Hill. Both are HOT, HOT, HOT !!!!! (07-24-2003)

Ashley dawn says:
my favorite music is country my favorite guy singer is alan jackson and my favorite girl singer is reba mcintire i would really like to meet alan jackson in person someday and i think he is the hottest country singer in the world and i think kenny chesney is cute too bye (07-23-2003)

monica prieto ( says:
I want to tell chris cagle to send me some emails and pics (07-23-2003)

Angel Aber ( says:
Cowboyup, I'd say your jealous of K.Chesney!!!! (07-21-2003)

cowboy up says:
kenny chesney and tim mcgraw suck they r wimps out of this world they talk about being cowboys they aint even close to it hank williams is the man he would stomp a mudd hole in tim and kenny (07-18-2003)

Sarah Hunter says:
To all the people with half a brain
KENNY CHESNEY IS NOT A FAG:-) (07-16-2003)

all the people with a brain says:
kenny chesney is not a fag (07-16-2003)

Sarah Hunter says:
I love Alan Jackson's song "Where were you". Sara Evans also sings a song I love, it is "Backseat of a Greyhound Bus". Toby Keith and
Willie Nelson with "Beer for my horses" is one
of the best songs that i have heard in my life. (07-16-2003)

amber ( says:
thes web sight is great (07-16-2003)

Everyone with half a brain says:
Kenny Chesney is a fag. (07-13-2003)

Angel Aber ( says:
I'm the BIGGEST Kenny Chesney fan ever!!!! :-)
He sings from the heart . I just came from kenny's concert in Fort Loramie Ohio . He is the best!~~ Not to mention them baby blues and tight jeans!!!!!!!!! wooooooooooo (07-12-2003)

Brittiany ( says:
*~*~*~I LOVE KENNY CHESNEY*~*~*~*~*~*~


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