By Chuck Arnold Jessica Herndon
April 13, 2009 12:00 PM

It’s America |


On the first track of this follow-up to 2006’s platinum If You’re Going Through Hell, Rodney Atkins reveals just how you can “Tell a Country Boy.” Then he proceeds to epitomize a country boy over the course of this consistently entertaining set with down-home ditties like “Friends with Tractors.” Best, though, is “15 Minutes,” on which Atkins slyly sings, “I gave up smokin’, women and drinkin’ last night/And it was the worst 15 minutes of my life.”