Your Hottest Country Playlist: 10 Surprising Songs Written by Chris Stapleton

So, ‘Traveller’ put Chris Stapleton on the map and you wept tears of joy at his appearance at the C2C Festival back in 2016 but did you know that Chris has been writing songs for other Nashville artists for years.   Our playlist this week showcases some of the the other songs that Stapleton has written for […]

Your Hottest Country Playlist: July 24th


Some cool new music around from both UK and American artists this week. Representing the UK on our playlist this week is the new song “Devil’ from The Wandering Hearts. ‘Devil’ is the follow up song to the lovely, ‘I Wish I Could’ and sees the band rocking up Fleetwood Mac style on a track […]

Your Hottest Country Playlist: July 17th


Some great new music around this week from established artists and new ones alike. Our first track is from a new artist, Kenny Foster, whose album, ‘Deep Cuts’, has blown us away this week. ‘Stand’ is the opening song on the album and is one of the best songs we’ve heard in 2017. Hope you […]

Your Hottest Country Playlist: July 10th


Some great new songs, from established and from newer artists, around this week. First up on the playlist is the new single from Hunter Hayes, always a favourite here at Lyric Towers. ‘Rescue’ is a worthy addition to his catalogue being a moody, mid-tempo melodic song that sounds fresh, but typically Hunter Hayes-esque at the […]

Your Ultimate Country Summer Playlist

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  It was summer, for five days a couple of weeks ago, but now England has turned back grey again and whilst The Shires love the English grey skies, we can’t stand it! Where’s the sun gone? In an attempt to bring back the sunshine we have produced our Ultimate 20 Song, Country Summer Playlist. […]

Your Hottest Country Playlist: June 26th


LOADS of great, new music on the playlist this week. For the second week running we are taking advice from American websites on the hottest new acts to check out. This time CMT produced a list of ‘hot’ new Country artists to check out and so we included some of them on the playlist. Gracia […]

Your Hottest Country Playlist: June 19th


More new and great music for you to listen to this week.   The first 5 artists on our playlist are inspired by Rolling Stone Country Magazine’s ’10 Country Artists You Need to Know for June 2017′. Here is the link to all 10: Our personal favourite of the 5 we picked is Ingrid […]

Your Hottest Country Playlist: June 12th


Hope everyone is enjoying the new album from Lady Antebellum, released last Friday. This week’s big release Friday moment is the new albums from Jason Isbell and the Eli Young Band. As far as songs go, the Playlist almost wrote itself this week. First up we have the new song from Kelsea Ballerini, tour mate […]

Your Hottest Country Playlist: June 5th


It’s a woman’s world for Lyric this week with 9 of the 10 songs on the playlist involving women in some form or other and even the 10th act, Jason Isbell, has his wife, Amanda, a renowned musician in her own right, on backing vocals. First up are UK duo, Two Ways Home, who have […]

Your Hottest Country Playlist: May 29th


Lady Antebellum have released the third song from their upcoming ‘Heart Break’ album in anticipation of it’s early June release. ‘Somebody Else’s Heart’ is a mid-tempo, fairly typical Lady A song helmed initially by Charles a.k.a ‘The Tall One’ with Hillary adding her sublime vocals as the song progresses. Jason Isbell is also in ‘pre-release’ […]