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A show Bobby Bones does from his house. In-depth interviews with songwriters, producers and artists in Nashville that reveal the stories behind the biggest songs, candid anecdotes and personal stories.
#267 - Battle of the Songs With the Same Title + Kevin Griffin of Better Than Ezra Celebrates 25 Year Anniversary of No. 1 Song  +  Kalie Shorr Powerful New Single
Bobby and Eddie face off in Battle of the Songs with the Same Title. Bobby Bones talks to Kevin Griffin, the lead singer of Better Than Ezra. They just celebrated the 25th anniversary of their song “Good” going No. 1 and just released brand new music for the first time in 2 years. We put TWO songs with the same and picked which one is the better son and which performed better on the Billboard Hot 100. We also talk to Kalie Shorr about her new song "My Voice" with a really cool message. Learn more about your ad-choices at
Oct 23
1 hr 17 min
#266 - Lee Greenwood on The Legacy of “God Bless the USA” and it Going No.1 for the 1st Time + Conspiracy Theories About Musicians + Scarlett Burke Creator of “Make It Up As We Go”
Bobby Bones talks to Lee Greenwood about all of his No. 1 hits from the 80’s and how “God Bless the USA” just went No. 1 for the first time in 2020. Lee talks about how he wrote the song alone in the back of his bus and it was never intended to be a single. Bobby and Eddie talk about famous (and sometimes weird) conspiracy theories about musicians and whether they believe them or not. Bobby talks to Scarlett Burke, creator and star of the new podcast “Make It Up As We Go” which features voices by Miranda Lambert, Dennis Quaid, and Bobby himself!  Learn more about your ad-choices at
Oct 16
57 min
#265 - Remembering Eddie Van Halen with Steve Gorman (Black Crowes/Trigger Hippy) + Alan Jackson Passed On Zac Brown Band’s ‘Chicken Fried’ + Kassi Ashton on Her New Song and Getting 3 Million Views on TikTok
Bobby talks with Steve Gorman (former Drummer for The Black Crowes) about the legacy that Eddie Van Halen has left behind after passing away this week. They also talk about this history of The Black Crowes and if there’s any bad blood now. Bobby and Eddie’s Music School looks into No. 1 songs written by Chris Stapleton for other artists and the song Alan Jackson almost recorded that went on to be a massive hit. Bobby talks to Kassi Ashton about her new song “Black Motorcycle”, DIY Projects and her viral TikTok. Learn more about your ad-choices at
Oct 9
48 min
#264 - Caitlyn Smith on Old Dominion Collaboration and Touring with Willie Nelson + 12 Classic Country Songs That Never Went No. 1  + Top 5 New Music Releases
Caitlyn Smith talks to us about her new deluxe album “Supernova” which features a new duet with Old Dominion. She also talks about touring with Willie Nelson and writing music during the pandemic. Bobby and Eddie talk about 12 classic country songs that surprisingly never went on. to be a No. 1. From George Strait to Dolly Parton. Plus Bobby’s Top 5 New Music Releases this week and music news. Learn more about your ad-choices at
Oct 2
43 min
#263 - Legendary Artists Without No. 1 Songs + Music Kiley (Bobby’s Niece) and the Kids Like! + Nikki Sixx of Motley Crue on his new Recovery Song  + Bobby and Eddie’s Music School: A Dramatic CMA Moment
Bobby and Eddie talk about legendary artists who have never landed a no. 1 song on the Billboard Hot 100. Bobby’s exclusive interview with his 11-year old niece, Kiley where she talks about her favorite artists. Bobby talks to Nikki Sixx about his new song about recovery, the all-star lineup, and the early days of MÖTLEY CRÜE. Bobby and Eddie’s Music School: A crazy moment from the CMA Awards involving Alan Jackson and George Jones! Plus the story and demo behind “Islands in the Stream” and how it was written by The Bee Gees! Learn more about your ad-choices at
Sep 25
54 min
#262 -  ACM Reactions with Lauren Jo Black + Music Trivia Against The Musician with Adam Hambrick + Luke Laird on Creating ‘Hard to Forget’ For Sam Hunt in 15 Mins + New Music Top 5
Bobby and Lauren Jo Black of give their reactions to the ACMs from this week. Bobby talks to songwriter Luke Laird about his new solo album and his latest No. 1 “Hard To Forget” by Sam Hunt. Adam Hambrick returns for another round of Music Trivia Against the Musician! He talks on Listener Kara. Learn more about your ad-choices at
Sep 18
55 min
#261 - Carla Marie and Anthony on Getting Fired From Radio + Damon Whiteside CEO of the Academy of Country Music on Having Artists Perform Hits  + No. 1 Songs Dirtier Than WAP….
Bobby brings on his two friends Carla Marie and Anthony who are currently on a cross country road trip after recently being let go from their radio show in Seattle. They talk about behind the scenes of radio and deep dive into their origin story. Bobby talks to Damon Whiteside, the CEO of the Academy of Country Music about the changes they have made to this year’s ACM award show. Bobby and Eddie then talk about No. 1 songs that are apparently dirtier than WAP. Follow Carla Marie and Anthony: @carlamarieandanthony Watch their show on Twitch: Learn more about your ad-choices at
Sep 11
1 hr 27 min
#260 - Richie McDonald of Lonestar on Their Massive Hit ‘Amazed’ + Unbelievable 90’s Country Facts You Didn’t Know + CMA Predictions with Chuck Wicks
Bobby talks to Richie McDonald, the lead singer of Lonestar. He talks about the massive crossover success of their song “Amazed” and the stories behind their biggest hits as a band. Bobby and Eddie talk about some interesting facts you may not know about 90’s country artists, songs and rumors from back in the day. Bobby and Chuck Wicks go through the CMA nominees and give their thoughts on who will take home the trophy in each category. Learn more about your ad-choices at
Sep 4
51 min
#259 - Tracy Lawrence on 90’s Country + ‘Paint Me A Birmingham’ Surprisingly Was Not A No. 1 Song + Music Trivia Against The Musician (Round 3 with Adam Hambrick)
Bobby Bones talks to Tracy Lawrence about how “Paint Me A Birmingham” was never a no. 1. We go down memory lane from all of his hits from the 90’s. Bobby also asks Tracy why he thinks the 90’s is such a beloved decade for country music. Adam Hambrick returns for his 3rd appearance in ‘Music Trivia Against The Musician’ and takes on a fierce competition known on Twitter as @MusicNutMatt. Plus New Music Top 5 this week includes songs from Chris Stapleton, Granger Smith, Tenille Townes and more! Learn more about your ad-choices at
Aug 28
38 min
#258 - Tenille Townes on Winning ACM Best New Female Artist + Tucker Beathard on Dedicating new album to his late brother + Lillian from ‘Presidential’ Reveals Shocking President Facts + Music Movie Review: Pop Star
Bobby Bones talks to Tenille Townes on her big ACM win and what she will perform at the awards show.  Bobby also talks to Tucker Beathard about his new album “King” which he dedicated to his brother who recently passed away. He talks about his decision to name the album after his brother’s middle name.  Bobby, Eddie and Mike D all had the homework assignment to watch Pop Star: Never Stop Stopping with Andy Samberg. They give their review of this music parody movie.  Lillian Cunningham is a Washington Post Journalist and podcaster. She is the host and creator of ‘Presidential’. She and Bobby talk about some shocking president facts she learned while doing the podcast. Plus new music Top 5!  Learn more about your ad-choices at
Aug 21
1 hr 4 min
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