Reggae Remixes of Country Music Songs

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I love finding and listening to Reggae Remixes of Country Music Songs. I’m always on the lookout for new ones, and I’ll share my favorites with you here.


In recent years, there has been a growing trend of reggae remixes of popular country songs. These remixes often add a new twist to the original song, giving it a unique sound that is sure to get your toes tapping. If you’re a fan of both country music and reggae, then you’ll love these reggae remixes of some of your favorite country songs.

The Best Reggae Remixes of Country Music Songs

Reggae and country music might seem like two genres that would never go together. However, there are a few reggae remixes of country songs that are actually pretty good. These remixes breathe new life into these classic country songs.

“Old Town Road” by Lil Nas X

“Old Town Road” is a song by American rapper Lil Nas X. The song went viral on TikTok in February 2019 and then rose to the top of the Billboard Hot 100 in April 2019, becoming Lil Nas X’s first number one single. The music video for the song, which features footage of Lil Nas X riding a horse through a desert, became the most-viewed YouTube video in 24 hours upon its release in July 2019.

In May 2019, Lil Nas X released a remix of “Old Town Road” featuring country singer Billy Ray Cyrus. The remix helped the song become even more popular, and it reached the top spot on the Hot 100 again in June 2019.

The popularity of “Old Town Road” has led to a number of other country artists releasing remixes of their own songs with reggae elements. Some of these remixes have been very successful, while others have not been as well-received. Here are some of the best (and worst) reggae remixes of country songs:

The best:
– “Boys Round Here” by Blake Shelton (featuring Pistol Annies)
– “Shotgun Rider” by Tim McGraw
– ” Burnin’ It Down” by Jason Aldean
– “Take Your Time” by Sam Hunt

The worst:
– “Country Girl (Shake It for Me)” by Luke Bryan
– “Kiss You in the Morning” by Michael Ray

“9 to 5” by Dolly Parton

“9 to 5” is a song written and originally performed by Dolly Parton. It was released in October 1980 as the lead single from the soundtrack album for the film of the same name. The song became Parton’s fourth No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and won two Grammy Awards, for Best Country Song and Best Female Country Vocal Performance.

The song was remixed by reggae artist Shaggy in 2005, and released as a single from his album Clothes Drop. The remix features new verses by Shaggy, with Parton’s original vocals intact. The remix was a success, reaching No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and winning a Grammy Award for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration.

“Mammas Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys” by Willie Nelson

The Best Reggae Remixes of Country Music Songs Willie Nelson’s “Mammas Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys” is a song that has been covered by many artists, but reggae remixes of the song are particularly popular.

Reggae remixes of “Mammas Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys” often add a laid-back feel to the song, which fits well with the country music style. The positive lyrics of the song also lend themselves well to the upbeat nature of reggae music.

If you’re a fan of Willie Nelson’s music, then you’re sure to enjoy these reggae remixes of his iconic song.

“I Will Always Love You” by Whitney Houston

“I Will Always Love You” is a song originally written and performed by American country singer-songwriter Dolly Parton. The song was first released as a single in 1974, and subsequently became a worldwide hit when Whitney Houston recorded a cover version for the soundtrack to the 1992 film The Bodyguard.

Although the two versions of the song are very different in style, they both share a common theme of eternal love and devotion. Parton’s original version is a Country ballad, while Houston’s cover is a pop/R&B ballad. However, the reggae remixes of “I Will Always Love You” bring together these two genres in a unique and interesting way.

Reggae artists have put their own spin on “I Will Always Love You”, infusing the song with island rhythms and Jamaican flavor. The results are some truly fun and upbeat versions of this classic love song. If you’re looking for something different for your next party or get-together, check out some of these great reggae remixes of “I Will Always Love You”!

“Stand By Me” by Ben E. King

“Stand By Me” is a song originally performed by Ben E. King and written by Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller. The song has been remixed by various artists over the years, but one of the most popular reggae remixes was done byUB40 in 1987. The remix was included on the soundtrack to the film “Dirty Dancing” and peaked at number nine on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.


Reggae remixes of country music can be a great way to enjoy both genres at the same time. These remixes usually add a nice tropical feel to the original song, while still keeping the country elements intact. If you’re a fan of both genres, then you should definitely check out some of these remixes.

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