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Couples that Sing Together

Couples (that sing together don't always stay together)

There have been many 'couples' that sing together and I have mentioned several already in previous posts such as; Johnny Cash and June Carter, Tammy Wynette and George Jones, Tim McGraw and Faith Hill and Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood all from Country Music.

While anecdotally we can say that Country Music has the most couples that sing together, and from what I've seen this is indeed the case, what about other genres? In looking at these couples it seems singing together is not a formula for staying together-at least in most cases.

Ok I will get this one out of the way real quick, Jay-Z and BeyoncĂ©! And despite their initial assertions they were brother and sister, Jack and Meg White (White Stripes) were married from 1996 to 2000, but performed together until 2011 (not as an unusual situation as you might think). Carly Simon and James Taylor were married from 1972-1983. Then there's the whole ABBA thing wi…