Pop Goes The Country Vol. 23: Marty Robbins – “Don’t Worry” (1961)

Pop Goes The Country is an ongoing series where I explore country music’s biggest crossover hits At this point in this series, we’ve already covered Marty Robbins in fairly good detail. As the music industry tried to figure out how they could catch up with rockabilly in terms of targeting teenagers, they found at least… Read More Pop Goes The Country Vol. 23: Marty Robbins – “Don’t Worry” (1961)

Pop Goes The Country Vol. 22: Jim Reeves – “He’ll Have To Go” (1959)

Pop Goes The Country is an ongoing series where I explore country music’s biggest crossover hits. After spending a few weeks talking about the “saga song,” it’s time to shift back to everyone’s favorite topic in country music – the debate between what is and isn’t “country.” To give a quick recap with previous editions… Read More Pop Goes The Country Vol. 22: Jim Reeves – “He’ll Have To Go” (1959)