10 Best Country and Americana Songs of the Week: Amanda Shires, Jackie Lee and More

Shires' dreamy "Leave It Alone," Lee's personal "Long Year," Israel Nash's lush "Rolling On" and more songs to hear right now

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Luke Bryan, "Sunrise, Sunburn, Sunset"

Bryan's new single "Sunrise, Sunburn, Sunset" is the quintessential teenage summer love story, packed with imagery that rushes back nostalgic memories of sand, sunshine and the simplicity of summers long past. The mellow, mid-tempo track – off Bryan's What Makes You Country – tells the tale of two young lovers brought together at a lake house and chronicles their transition from innocence to experience. Written by Zach Crowell, Ryan Hurd and Chase McGill, "Sunrise, Sunburn Sunset," which the superstar performed on the season finale of American Idol, is what modern-day country does best: reminisce on the glory days of youth. S.S. 

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