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Top 40 Singles of 2008: Crystal Shawanda - You Can Let Go

With the end of the Year 2008 fast approaching, Roughstock's Editorial team has selected the Top 40 singles released to country radio this year.  Here's our view on the 36th best single of 2008: Crystal Shawanda's "You Can Let Go."
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Did the Can You Duet Judges get it right?

CMT partnered with the producers of American Idol to create this show but without fans to vote for their favorites, did Aimee Mayo, Brett Manning and Naomi Judd chose the right duo or one for SonyBMG?
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Jewel - Perfectly Clear

From the time Jewel first hit the nationl scene there was a clear country undercurrent to her songs. Now. with nothing to lose and a lot to gain, the established star has come home to country music with "Perfectly Clear."
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Whitney Duncan - When I Said I Would

Whitney Duncan finally arrives on the national scene with her debut single "When I Said I Would" but is is any good?
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One Flew South - Last Of The Good Guys

One Few South presents a unique spin on the recent soutern-rock influenced country music. They present flawless harmonies and strong songs. But is it country enough?
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Jessica Simpson - Come On Over

Pop crossovers are nothing new these days but Jessica Simpson may just be the biggest 'crossover' artist yet with her transition.
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Exclusive: Ashton Shepherd Interview

Every year there is a group of new artists trying for country stardom and one of 2008's brightest newcomers is Ashton Shepherd.
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Taylor Swift Back in Familiar Territory

This week Taylor Swift has seen her debut record return to the top of Billboard's "Top Country Albums" chart, in it's 84th week of release while Brad Paisley remains at Number One with "I'm Still A Guy."