The Best Country Winter Songs

From Merle Haggard, Melissa Carper, Zac Brown Band, Tammy Wynette and more

Holler Country Music

From Merle Haggard, Melissa Carper, Zac Brown Band, Tammy Wynette and more

November 7, 2022 2:31 pm GMT
Last Edited July 10, 2023 11:55 am GMT

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Ah, wintertime! The nights are long, the air is cold and we're all drinking too much Bailey's.

We know that country music loves Christmas, but we've put together a playlist of 50 songs for all the chilly winter months surrounding it too. Stay snuggly, y'all!

Check out the full track listing below:

  1. 1.

    If We Make It Through December

    Merle Haggard

  2. 2.

    Roses In The Snow

    Emmylou Harris

  3. 3.


    Tim McGraw

  4. 4.

    The Blizzard

    Jim Reeves

  5. 5.

    Footprints In The Snow

    Bill Monroe & His Blue Grass Boys

  6. 6.

    The Stars Are Aligned

    Melissa Carper

  7. 7.

    Two Coats (Hallelujah Version)

    Tyler Childers

  8. 8.

    Jesus Was A Carpenter

    Johnny Cash

  9. 9.

    Long Journey Home

    Billy Strings

  10. 10.

    Sweet Symphony

    Joy Oladokun And Chris Stapleton

  11. 11.

    Whispering Waltz

    Sierra Ferrell

  12. 12.

    Jesus Was A Capricorn (Owed To John Prine)

    Kris Kristofferson

  13. 13.

    Buckets Of Rain

    Bob Dylan

  14. 14.

    Traveling Alone

    Jason Isbell

  15. 15.

    Colder Weather

    Zac Brown Band

  16. 16.

    February Snow

    Flatland Cavalry

  17. 17.

    Long Monday

    John Prine

  18. 18.

    When It's Springtime In Alaska (It's Forty Below)

    Johnny Cash

  19. 19.

    Cover Me Up

    Jason Isbell

  20. 20.

    Winter in My Heart

    The Avett Brothers

  21. 21.


    Anne Murray

  22. 22.

    Jesus, Take The Wheel

    Carrie Underwood

  23. 23.

    Taos, New Mexico

    Waylon Jennings

  24. 24.

    Shelley's Winter Love

    Marty Haggard

  25. 25.

    North To Alaska*

    Johnny Horton

  26. 26.

    Snowin' On Raton

    Townes Van Zandt

  27. 27.

    A Tombstone Every Mile

    Dick Curless

  28. 28.

    North Dakota

    Chris Knight

  29. 29.

    Song For A Winter's Night

    Gordon Lightfoot

  30. 30.

    Thirteen Silver Dollars

    Colter Wall

  31. 31.

    Huskies & Husqvarnas

    Tim Hus

  32. 32.

    Snowflake In The Wind

    Bobby Bare

  33. 33.


    Reckless Kelly

  34. 34.


    Turnpike Troubadours

  35. 35.


    Blake Shelton

  36. 36.

    Rock Springs To Cheyenne

    Micky & The Motorcars

  37. 37.

    Kingsport Town

    Eleni Mandell

  38. 38.

    Like A Coat From The Cold

    Guy Clark

  39. 39.

    California Snow

    Tom Russell

  40. 40.

    Montana Song

    Hank Williams, Jr.

  41. 41.

    Back To December

    Taylor Swift

  42. 42.

    The Deepening Snow

    Tammy Wynette

  43. 43.

    Too Cold At Home

    Mark Chesnutt

  44. 44.

    Cold December (In Your Heart)

    Glen Campbell

  45. 45.

    Easy's Gettin' Harder Every Day

    Iris Dement

  46. 46.

    Moonlight In Vermont

    Willie Nelson

  47. 47.

    We've Got A Good Fire Goin'

    Don Williams

  48. 48.

    Storms Never Last

    Waylon Jennings And Jessi Colter

  49. 49.


    Norah Jones

  50. 50.

    If We Make It Through December

    Phoebe Bridgers

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