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Pink's 2009 pop hit "Sober" may be the best known song about sobriety. She's shown above at The BRIT Awards in London in 2019. Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images hide caption

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For Dry January, we ask a music critic for great songs about not drinking

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A Day of the Dead altar at a public shrine in the historic city center of Oaxaca, Mexico. Gabriel Perez/Getty Images hide caption

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Honor the Departed in Our Annual Sonic Altar

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"It was a sobering experience. I knew it was bad, but until you see it — I wasn't prepared for it, to be honest with you," Kenny Chesney says. Allister Ann/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Kenny Chesney's Love Note To Caribbean After Disaster: It's About The Moving Forward

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"[Jonathan Demme] was sensitive to the fact that each musician had as much excitement to bring to the screen as to the music," Chris Frantz and Tina Weymouth write of the director's Stop Making Sense. Richard E. Aaron/Redferns/Getty hide caption

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Kenny Chesney onstage during the kickoff show for the Brothers of the Sun Tour in Tampa in June. Kevin Tighe/WireImage hide caption

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Kenny Chesney's Steamy Summer Jam

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Kenny Chesney (left) performs with Lionel Richie at an April 2 event called Lionel Richie and Friends in Concert in Las Vegas. Other performers at the concert included country stars Tim McGraw, Jason Aldean, The Band Perry and Rascal Flatts. Ethan Miller/Getty Images hide caption

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On Hemingway's Whiskey, Kenny Chesney says he feels like a different artist and a different person. Rick Diamond/Getty Images Entertainment hide caption

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Kenny Chesney: Hemingway And Country Music

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