On April 1st, XM Radio will launch a new channel dedicated to country music legend George Strait to coincide with the release of his 37th album, Troubadour. The new, limited-run channel, “Strait Country”, will feature songs from Strait’s vast audio...
Justin Boots and Wrangler are teaming up to celebrate the launch of George Strait's new album, "Troubadour," IN STORES TODAY (4/1/08)! Enter to win his and hers boots from Justin Boots George Strait Collection (non-exotic only) in the form of a gift...
George Strait's latest release, TROUBADOUR, hit stores today! Troubadour brings about some notable collaborations including a duet with the great Patty Loveless, and long time songwriting partner, Dean Dillon. It features the smash hit "I SAW GOD...
As one of country music's traditional standard-bearers, George Strait mistakenly gets described at times as conservative or predictable. The wide-ranging, often surprising TROUBADOUR should put that notion to rest, once and for...
GEORGE STRAIT’S TROUBADOUR DEBUTS AT #1
ON BILLBOARD 200 AND TOP COUNTRY ALBUMS CHART
Nashville, TN (April 9, 2008) The “King of Country Music’s” 37th album, Troubadour, debuted at #1 today on the Billboard 200 and the Top Country Albums chart....
KING GEORGE HAS MORE #1 HITS IN A SINGLE CHART FORMAT
THAN ANY OTHER RECORDING ARTIST
Nashville, TN (April 21, 2008) George Strait, The King of Country Music, has more #1 hits in a single chart format than any other...
Music Review | George Strait
Country’s King Rules With Restraint
By JON CARAMANICA
Published: May 31, 2009
HOLMDEL, N.J. — Last month the Academy of Country Music honored George Strait with its artist of the decade designation....
George Strait Reminds Cincinnati Audience Why He's Artist of the Decade
Concert Favorites Include "Give It Away," "I Hate Everything," "Troubadour"
May 26, 2009; Written by Craig Shelburne
LIFE – Section D
Tuesday, June 16, 2009
Music Reviews by USA TODAY critics
Pick of the Week
Living for the Night, George Strait
The new single from the king of country is...
George Strait, Sugarland bring the twang
By Dave Rossman
Strait takes in the love.
Click here for photos of George Strait/Sugarland at Reliant Stadium.
Country music isn't for everyone -- including myself most of the...
George Strait Is King of the Charts
By Beville Darden
August 18th, 2009
George Strait's 38th album is sitting pretty on top of both the country and all-genre album charts today. 'Twang' sold more than 155,000 copies in its...
Album review: George Strait's 'Twang'
August 10, 2009
When the Academy of Country Music recently crowned George Strait "artist of the decade" of the '00s, they commissioned a song for the occasion, sung to Strait and...
Strait: No Chaser Of Trends
By Brian Mansfield
August 11, 2009
George Strait, Twang
4 Stars – THE MASTER’S TOUCH
Maybe he’s subtly bemoaning antispectic country-pop trends or perhaps he’s simply stating the obvious, but on this...
George Strait's Five-Song Preview Is Full of Twang
By Chris Parton
August 6th, 2009
George Strait's new album, Twang, doesn't hit store shelves until Aug. 11, but for a limited time, you can listen to a five-song preview on CMT.com....
George Strait tops the albums chart, outselling Michael Jackson
By Simon Vozick-Levinson
They don’t call him the King of Country for nothing. George Strait’s 26th(!) studio album, Twang, debuts atop this week’s Billboard 200...
George and His Son Team Up
By Alanna Conaway
George Strait’s latest chart-topping hit, “Living for the Night,” is a song that the Texan had thought about writing for a long time. “I toyed with the idea through the years, but I...
After dominating the record charts and selling out concert venues for the better part of 30 years, thereby establishing yourself as the uncontested King of Country, what can you do for an encore? If you’re George Strait, you just keep doing what...
Somewhere Down In Texas With ACM Artists Of The Decade GEORGE STRAIT
ACM Artist of the Decade George Strait takes his latest album to No. 1, proving he’s still at the top of his Twang.
By Lisa Lee
It’s early morning on...
Rhapsody announced their picks for the best country albums of the past ten years - "Country's Best Albums of the Decade." Included on the list is George Strait’s Troubadour. CLICK HERE to see the entire story.
30 Strait Years Of Top 10 Hits
By Gary Trust
April 13, 2010
30 years into his unparalleled career, the "King of Country" shows no signs of abdicating the throne.
George Strait reaches an historic Billboard chart...