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Of all the decades in country music history, there is one that stands out to nearly every person who loves country music today: the 1970s.
During that time, the world experienced the most change in music as a whole, and country music was no exception. People were crossing genres, music was becoming more rich, and various movements were bringing forward a musical renaissance.
With legendary performers like Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard, Loretta Lynn, Glen Campbell, Conway Twitty, Charley Pride, Ray Price, Lynn Anderson, and many more coming forward with their best and brightest works, the world of country music was overflowing with creativity and talent.
Now, we outline 9 of the biggest hits from that period that 99% of people sing along to when they hear them come on!