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Timothy McGraw

Tim Mcgraw born Samuel Timothy McGraw on May 1, 1967 in Delhi, Louisiana is an influential, accomplished and successful country singer. Tim has had consecutive albums debut at Number one on the Billboard album charts which is a hard achievement to reach as an artist. He has won three Grammy’s, three People’s Choice awards, 10 American Music awards, 11 Country Music Association, and 14 Academy of Country Music Awards, now who as an artist let alone country artist would not want these type of accolades? I know I would, then to top that off his Soul2Soul II tour was and still is till this day is the highest grossing tour in country music history, and ranks in the top 5 spots for all genres of music. The song I chose from Tim McGraw’s collection of hits was “Live Like You Were Dying”, it was written by Tim Nichols and Craig Wiseman in early 2004 but was performed by Tim Mcgraw. This song reached #1 on U.S. Billboard country music charts and continued to stay there for several weeks. Tim associated the song with his father who was hospitalized in 2003 but died 9 months later to cancer and he did everything he could to enjoy his last months despite doctors telling him that he has only 3 months live, from this tragic life event Tim learned that every day is not promised to us so we must live life to the fullest and live as if it was your last day hence the title of the song and numerous clichés on the saying itself. He did a lot of searching and finding out who he was and what it was that really made him happy in life, he decides to take his old mans advice and do all the things he hasn’t gotten the chance to experience in life yet which I also think helped him stay successful and accomplish more goals in life. It is a 1 part song form being used in this song, I recommend this track and encourage listeners to just sit and hear it because it is relatable…...

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