Your Hottest Country Playlist: C2C Festival Stage Special – 19th February

Here’s the final playlist in our special ‘C2C’ playlist. We’ve brought you a ‘CMA Songwriters’ playlist, a ‘BBC Radio 2 Indigo Stage’ playlist and we complete the trio with a playlist of artists that you can see on the other stages, for FREE!!   That’s right, you read that correctly – every single one of the […]

Your Hottest Country Playlist: 12th February – CMA Songwriters Special

The C2C Festival kicks off in less than a month with the annual CMA Songwriters shows at the Indigo on Thursday March 8th. Appearing this year are Brett James, Natalie Hemby, Nicolle Galyon, Kip Moore and Luke Combs. We don’t need to say much about the latter two artists, excitement levels are already high for […]

Your Hottest Country Playlist: C2C Radio 2 Stage Special – February 5th


This time last week saw a massive set of announcements from the C2C Festival organisers regarding Songwriters night and the wider stages around the festival. As part of the festival Radio 2 sponsor a stage at the Indigo for up and coming artists and younger artists with a buzz about them that showcases what they can do. […]

Your Hottest Country Playlist: January 29th


We have a mix of homegrown and American talent on your hottest country playlist this week. First up is Kassi Ashton (not to be confused with UK performer Kali Ashton, who is also on the list this week) with her song, ‘California, Missouri’. Gritty guitars and bluesy vocals on this track about her hometown. Ruston […]

Your Hottest Country Playlist: January 22nd


Well, we hope you found someone to explore further in our 15 track playlist last week. We are back to normal this week with tracks from established artists and new ones alike.   First up on the playlist for you this week is Mitchell Tenpenny  with his controversial song, ‘Bitches’. Slightly more Country in sound […]

Your Hottest Country Playlist: January 15th


Welcome to our new Your Hottest Country Playlist – perhaps our biggest and most obscure playlist ever! That’s something we take pride in, in our attempts to bring you new Country music to discover.   On the list this week we have 15 tracks that literally span the whole spectrum of Country music. We go from […]

Your Hottest Country Playlist: January 8th, 2018


Well y’all! 2018 is well and truly here now, so Happy New Year to you from all of us at Lyric. We’re hoping it’s going to be another cracking year for Country music and we’ll be right there at the front of it, bringing you all the latest news, reviews and interviews. First up, a brand […]

Your Hottest Country CHRISTMAS Playlist 2017

Well, it’s that time of year again y’all. Country music and Christmas go together hand in hand like Santa & the elves, or Scrooge & Bob Cratchit. So, with you from now until after Boxing Day is our Country Christmas playlist for 2017. Featuring a whole panoply of Country artists from Merle to Martina, Dolly to […]

Your Hottest Country Playlist: November 27th


Well, here it is: Our last ‘real’ playlist of 2017!!! What a great year it’s been for Country music. After this, next Monday we will be launching our Christmas playlist and then after Christmas will come our Top 20 Country songs of 2017 to help you say goodbye to the year and usher in 2018. Catherine McGrath […]

Your Hottest Country Playlist: Top 10 UK Country Songs Of 2017


Yep, it’s that time of year again folks. Awards season & holiday season combine to mean that not a lot of new music gets released from now until January and so we decided to honour those talented, hard-working British Country music artists who have released some cracking music this year and toured the length and breadth of […]