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Shania Twain

Thanks to songs like "That Don't Impress Me Much," "The Woman In Me," and "You're Still the One," Shania Twain is one of the top-selling female artist in any genre of all time, and she is the best-selling country artist of all time. Still, she has a rule about staying just country enough. "I would definitely be considered a pop artist," she told CBS News in 2009. "My roots are country, that's for sure ... As long as Dolly Parton always likes my music, then I think I'm safe."

Country Crossover Stars

October 17, 2012

Some country music stars are so popular that they transcend their genre. Artists such as Taylor Swift, Keith Urban, and Lady Antebellum are a big deal, no matter how far you are from Nashville!