Quirky Country Music Song Titles Day
Get ready to giggle and tap your toes! Country music has so many hilariously named songs like "She Thinks My Tractor's Sexy", "If You Can't Bite, Don't Growl" and "Redneck Yacht Club".
If you’re one of those people who is already rocking out to classics such as “I Still Miss You Baby, But My Aim’s Gettin’ Better” or “You’re the Reason Our Kids Are So Ugly”, then chances are you’re already well on the way to the perfect celebration of Quirky Country Music Song Titles Day.
History of Quirky Country Music Song Titles Day
Country music is an American genre that got its start in the southern parts of the US in the 1920s when it was born out of blues and folk music. And though country music certainly has its own sound, it also has its own themes about which the songs are written. While the themes might be about love, lost love and work, the genre has moved into some goofy and laughable ideas.
When Johnny Cash wrote the lyrics to “Flushed From the Bathroom of Your Heart” in 1968, it’s hard to know if The Man in Black was just being silly or if he was trying to launch a trend in country music. Since that time, country music lyrics seem to have gotten more and more ludicrous, and this day is all about celebrating this fact.
Quirky Country Music Song Titles Day was founded by Thomas and Ruth Roy of Wellcat Holidays. The day has taken hold and gotten more popular each year – just for the fun of it!
How to Celebrate Quirky Country Music Song Titles Day
Quirky Country Music Song Titles Day is one of those days that is meant to simply enjoy some peculiar and off-the-wall notions. Have fun with some of these ideas for celebrating:
Listen to Some Quirky Country Music Songs
Have tons of fun celebrating Quirky Country Music Song Titles Day by creating a playlist filled with ridiculous choices that keep the listener laughing, if not singing along to some even more preposterous lyrics! Try making a playlist on Spotify or Apple Music and then see if it’s possible to share the list with friends and allow them to add their own versions of silly song titles to it.
Here are a few quirky country music song titles to get started with:
- Dirty Old Egg Sucking Dog by Johnny Cash (1966)
- Drop Kick Me Jesus (Through the Goalposts of Life) by Bobby Bare (1976)
- It Wasn’t God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels by Kitty Wells (1952)
- You Can’t Roller Skate in a Buffalo Herd by Roger Miller (1965)
Throw a Quirky Country Music Song Theme Party
Invite friends and family members around to a gathering that is specifically themed around wacky country music songs. Encourage guests to dress up as their favorite country music stars and know at least one of their song titles. For instance, they could dress up like Brad Paisley in honor of his song, “I’d Like to Check You for Ticks”.
Serve country music themed snacks, like cookies in the shape of music notes or a cake decorated to look like a guitar in honor of Quirky Country Music Song Titles Day. And, of course, the most important activity of the evening is to listen to all of the quirky country music and perhaps even watch some of the videos on YouTube to get the full effect!