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God Bless Texas: 25 of the Best Country Songs About the Lone Star State

For when Fort Worth is on your mind.

It's no coincidence some of the best songs in country music are love songs about Texas. The state produces some of the world's best songwriters, and you better believe they keep home in their hearts.

Texas is massive, but it's still hard to fit all the love Texans hold for their dear home state within its borders. So they have to spread the message far and wide, from classic country to recent hits. There's just so much to sing about when it comes to The Lone Star State. Artists such as George Strait, Miranda Lambert, Jerry Jeff Walker, Elvis Presley, Stevie Ray Vaughan and more have recorded tributes to Texas.

So dust off your boots and your Stetson. Whether you're a Texan or just a fan of one of its most important exports (music), you're bound to enjoy these 25 country songs about Texas.


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