Over the years, country superstar Kenny Chesney has released a massive amount of songs. However, most of his hits were written by a collection of Nashville’s finest writers. The 4 time CMA Entertainer of the year has put out 72 singles in all. All of those, with the exception of 4 have become top 40 hits. 31 of those have reached #1! The singer/songwriter does have an impressive collection of hits he’s penned. So, here we’ll take a look at 11 of the best songs written by Kenny Chesney, including 3 for other artists.
Did you know Kenny Chesney wrote a song for Willie Nelson? Willie recorded it for an album, then Kenny decided to record it and enlist the help of a rock legend to sing with him. Truth. And more on that below. Chesney also wrote a song that was recorded by a former member of Van Halen, who he befriended. That song has such a Kenny beach vibe to it, it could’ve easily been a Jimmy Buffett song. With the help of Wikipedia, CMT and Billboard, you’ll find plenty of fun facts about these Kenny compositions.
From early Kenny music to recent hits, here you will learn about 11 of the best songs written by Kenny Chesney, including 3 for other artists. As we get ready for a new touring season and the sultan of summer’s return to stadium tours, dive into some of his finest work here. Not particularly known for his song writing, KC does have skills in this department. His work is certainly underrated, if not unrecognized, as a songwriter. Listen, learn and love.