Watch George Strait Perform ‘Where Were You (When the World Stop Turning)’ in 2008

Remember when George Strait delivered a stirring performance of Alan Jackson’s emotional anthem “Where Were You (When the World Stopped Turning)” back in 2008? It happened at the taping for the CMT Giants: Alan Jackson TV special honoring the “Good Time” singer-songwriter, renowned for blending the traditional honky-tonk sound with country-pop. The program, filmed Oct. […]

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Producer Tony Brown on George Strait’s Cover of John Prine Co-Write ‘I Just Want to Dance With You’ (Book Excerpt)

Degrees of separation between country music hit-maker George Strait and the late, great John Prine shrank in 1998 when Strait’s version of Prine co-write “I Just Want to Dance With You” reached No. 1. Prine’s co-write with British songwriting legend Roger Cook (The Hollies’ “Long Cool Woman in a Black Dress,” Coca-Cola jingle “I’d Like […]

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George Strait’s Advice for Coronavirus Quarantine: Family, Friends and Prayer

George Strait is offering his advice to listeners as they navigate large amounts of downtime related to quarantine and lockdowns amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Accessing some of his sage wisdom, the King of Country put those tips in simple terms in a new interview first shared Tuesday (May 19). Family is certainly first on […]

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