In anticipation of the tour, we have come up with a Top 5 list of the songs we hope Brooks will play in concert. More intriguing, however, is the companion piece -- Top 5 songs we don't want Garth to play on this tour.
We'll start with the positive:
Top 5 songs Garth should play in concert:
1. "Much Too Young (To Feel This Damn Old)" -- Brooks' first single is still arguably his best. Perhaps he's working on a sequel -- "Much Too Old (To Feel This Damn Young)"?
2. "Shameless" -- The country crooner's take on the Billy Joel number is a career highlight. It's one of the rare cases where the cover is better than the original.
3. "Somewhere Other Than the Night" -- This big ballad is a mighty showcase for Brooks' voice\
4. "Rodeo" -- It will make even a certified city-slicker want to sign up for roping lessons.
5. "Friends in Low Places" -- Just can't wait to see the crowd react when he plays this all-time anthem.
And on the other hand:
Top 5 songs Garth should not play:
1. "Fever" -- No one should cover Aerosmith. Ever.
4. "It's Midnight Cinderella" -- Just a bad idea.
5. Anything from that "Sevens" album.
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