With each year’s country music award shows, we can’t wait to see all our favorite country music couples. It’s not exactly a stretch to say that, in show business, finding couples who’ve been together for a decade or more is tough. Being a celebrity comes with its own unique set of challenges, and finding your special person amid all the highs and lows that come with fame can be difficult. But, interestingly, one area of showbiz seems to have a higher proportion of happily partnered and married couples, and it’s country music. Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood celebrate their 13th wedding anniversary on Dec. 10, 2018, so it’s the perfect time to look at some couples who continue to stay country strong.
There must be something in the water in Nashville, or maybe it’s just the vibe of the country music ecosystem. Yep, despite all of those sad songs! Whatever the reason, we couldn’t help but notice that there are so many country music couples that have been together forever. And for celebs, a decade or more counts as “forever.”
Which country music couples are still going strong? Keep on clicking and find out.
A version of this article was originally published in June 2018.