Gene Watson has been singing country music since the 70s. His 1975 “Love in the Hot Afternoon” was huge hit as was 1982’s “Fourteen Carat Mind” and “Farewell Party.”
Eric Church is a country singer and released his debut album in 2006. The debut album had 3 hits that made the Country Top 20.
Emerson Drive is a country band that started out as 12 Gauge in 1995. They have a number of awards including the CCMA All Star Band for Keyboardist, Drummer, & Fiddler of the Year for 2008.
Eli Young has been playing country since 2000. They have 3 studio albums and a live album.
Earl Scruggs has been playing bluegrass and country music since 1945. He perfected the 3-finger style on the 5-string banjo.
Dwight Yoakam is a country singer with more than 20 albums and compilations. He’s had more than 30 hits on the Country charts.
Doyle Lawson plays bluegrass and gospel music on his mandolin. He has numerous albums from 1977-2008.