countrypolitan

1. noun
a) Synonym for the Nashville sound
b) A subgenre of country music produced in the late 1960s and early 1970s, containing elements of popular music, including string sections and background vocals; formerly the Nashville sound.
Of or sounding like countrypolitan music, or country music produced during the late 1960s and early 1970s.

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