I listen to country music in fits. Generally I can listen for 2 mornings once a month and catch any of the "newest" on the radio.
Overall I like country for a few reasons. They are allowed to be funny (Blake Shelton), they're allowed to be sappy - often too formulaic in their being sappy
And they can shoot for the heart by telling a story. These tend to get played less, but it happens.
This morning I caught a song that doesn't usually get on the radio:
I don't know if it sticks around, but I'm enjoying it today.