Eric Lee Beddingfield - Great Depression

This newcomer is set to make his Grand Ole Opry debut a week from today. To help celebrate the independent artist's achievement, we're proud to offer you a chance to hear this great new tune from This Life Ain't For Everybody.

Who or What Determines a Hit Song on the Radio?

Outside of talk stations, country music is the radio format with the most stations dedicated to it.  Country radio charts (which determine what a number one hit is) are split up into two levels: Major markets and everybody else.  Is this right or good for country music?