Country Ain't Country

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Travis Tritt

James Travis Tritt (born February 9, 1963) is an American, Grammy-winning, country music singer from Marietta, Georgia. He signed to Warner Bros. Records in 1989, releasing seven studio albums and a greatest hits package for the label between then and 1999. In the 2000s, he released two albums on C… more »

He was raised on a tractor in overalls and boots 
Been to college and then law school since leavin' his roots 
Came home in a Lexus, he left in a Ford
 Country ain't country no more

He told his daddy, "catch up with the times"
He said, "nowadays people trade heifers online"
Well dad ain't sealin' deals with a handshake like before  Country ain't country no more
No, country ain't country no more

The back 40 was sold to make up for hard times 
And sold by the half-acre lot overnight 
The houses went up, and the trees were cut down
 There went the finest deer huntin' around 
Lord everyone's lockin' their doors
'Cause country ain't country no more

Now his dad sits in traffic lookin round at the change  Watchin crews turn the county road into four lanes 
The ole Sunday drive has turned into a chore  Country ain't country no more
Lord country ain't country no more


There's no turnin' back, and you just can't ignore 
That country ain't country no more
No, country ain't country no more


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