10 Best Country and Americana Songs of the Week: Jana Kramer, Brandy Zdan and More

Kramer's moody "Dammit," Americana rocker Zdan's "Get to You," Carrie Underwood's "Cry Pretty" and more songs to hear right now

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CJ Solar, "Airplane"

Instead of gazing upward dreaming of a jet-engine escape from his "dot on the map" small town, CJ Solar is focused on what's down below and right in front of him: a relationship burning so furiously that it's visible from 30,000 feet. The mid-tempo ballad is a change of pace for the Southern-rocking – and underrated – songwriter, who also has a hit on his hands with Morgan Wallen's "Up Down." "Airplane" though is all Solar's vehicle, a performance so full of bombast and confidence that, unlike jet trails, it won't fade from your memory quickly. J.H.

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