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What I Like About Texas

This week on the Music Crossroads of Texas, I am celebrating Texas Independence Day with a full hour of music about the state. You will hear music from Guy Clark, Ernest Tubb, Tanya Tucker, and more. Please join me, Curtis Peoples for the Music Crossroads of Texas.


  1. Deep in the Heart of Texas - Gene Autry
  2. The Yellow Rose of Texas - Ernest Tubb
  3. Waltz Across Texas - Ernest Tubb
  4. T for Texas - Jimmie Rodgers
  5. Uncertain Texas - Guy Clark
  6. Ye Objects of Sense/Song of Texas - Andy Hedges
  7. Texas When Texas Was Free - Andy Wilkinson
  8. Texas Air - Butch Hancock
  9. It's a Texas Thing - Gary P. Nunn
  10. Texas Gold - Hannah Jackson
  11. Texas Tears - Terry Allen
  12. Texas Flood - Stevie Ray Vaughn
  13. Back to Texas - Lynda Kay
  14. That's What I Like About Texas - Texas Cadillac Jack Band
  15. I Like Texas - Pat Green
  16. Texas (When I Die) - Tanya Tucker
Curtis Peoples, Ph.D., is the Archivist for the Southwest Music Archive and oversees the Crossroads Recording Studio for the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library at Texas Tech University. He is a musician who has worked in the music business for four decades, numerous recording studios, and has been a production manager for many events. Dr. Peoples teaches regional music history classes and American media studies; his research centers on music and place.