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The South is the home of country music, and that includes the great state of Texas. There are so many timeless songs that are about the Lone Star State, we couldn’t include them all here – but we definitely picked some great ones!
Beyond just singing about the great state of Texas, so many of our beloved and treasured country musicians are from Texas, too!
During this great time of need for the Gulf Coast following Hurricane Harvey’s devastating landfall on Saturday, thousands of people and were left homeless, injured, or stranded.
Called one of the worst storms in history, officials have expressed their deep concern for people’s lives as rainwater continues to fall for the remainder of the week. The National Weather Service had said the amount of rain expected will be “life-threatening” and only worsen the damage caused already.
The Salvation Army has been on site providing food, shelter, clothes, and more to victims of the hurricane and will continue to do so as the water continues to rise.
“As the situation in south Texas continues to worsen following Hurricane Harvey’s landfall, The Salvation Army has activated all of its US and Canadian emergency disaster response assets. These units are able to provide food, shelter and emotional and spiritual care to those impacted by this ongoing devastating weather event,” said Major C. Mark Brown with The Salvation Army Texas Division.
Watch these amazing country songs about the great state of Texas below. Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone affected by this terrible disaster.