4 of the Most Covered Country Songs of All Time

Country music is beloved for its timeless classics. Here are four of the most covered country songs, cherished by fans and artists alike.

“Tennessee Waltz” by Pee Wee King:  Written in 1948, this classic has been adapted 16 times and covered 458 times by legends like Patsy Cline and Elvis.

“Crazy” by Patsy Cline: Released in 1961, this song, written by Willie Nelson, has been adapted 11 times and covered 372 times, solidifying Cline's iconic status.

“I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry” by Hank Williams: This 1949 heartwrenching ballad has been adapted eight times and covered 330 times, famously by Elvis Presley in 1973.

“Take Me Home, Country Roads” by John Denver: This 1971 hit has been covered 325 times, including famous versions by Olivia Newton-John and Israel Kamakawiwo'ole.