It’s that time of year again for The Run for the Roses at Churchill Downs in Louisville.  The Kentucky Derby is one of the oldest thoroughbred horse races in the country, celebrating it’s 137th anniversary this year.  Summer Soiree will make the first run for motion in the Kentucky Oaks.

Get ready for the most exciting two minutes in sports by checking out the music videos for the greatest songs ever written about Kentucky, Derby Day, & even a chance encounter with The Gambler!

#1 Neil Diamond, “Kentucky Woman”

#2 The Rolling Stones, “Dead Flowers”

#3 Elvis Presley, “Kentucky Rain”

#4 The Osborne Brothers, “Kentucky”

#5 Kenny Rogers, “The Gambler”

#6 Bill Munroe, “Blue Moon of Kentucky”

#7 The Rolling Stones, “Wild Horses”

#8 Randy Newman, “My Old Kentucky Home”

#9 The Blues Brothers, “Rawhide”

#10 Elvis Costello, “Good Year for the Roses”


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