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Strait Country

Album by George Strait
1981, 10 tracks, 27 mins 39 sec

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Album Info

"Strait Country"

Released

  • Sep 04, 1981

Genres

  • Country

Label

  • MCA

Producer

  • Blake Mevis

Studio

  • The Waxworks,Berry Hill, TennesseeJune 1981Music City Music Hall,Nashville, Tennessee

About

Strait Country is the debut studio album by American country music artist George Strait, released on September 4, 1981 by MCA Records. The album's traditional country music approach—a mix of Texas honky tonk and the Bakersfield sound—presented a sharp contrast to the dominating trends within country music at that time. The album includes the singles "Unwound", "Down and Out", and "If You're Thinking You Want a Stranger (There's One Coming Home)". The album peaked at number 26 on the US Billboard Top Country Albums chart. Strait Country has been certified platinum by the RIAA. The album was one of the first to be recorded and mixed digitally.
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