Ridin' With The Radio

Album: Farmer's Daughter (2010)

Songfacts®:

  • This country jam about hitting the road, belting out tunes and defending old-school pop-music virtues is the opening track from 2010 American Idol runner up, Crystal Bowersox's debut album, Farmer's Daughter. The song features her musician husband Brian Walker on backing vocals.

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