Hot Country Songs 70th Anniversary: Top No. 1s By Decade, Top No. 1 Artists & More
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Top 10 Country Albums of the Decade: 1960s-2010s
The Top Country Albums of the Decade: 1960s-2010s are ranked by most weeks at No. 1 on the weekly Top Country Albums chart. Decades are complete for the '70s (1970-79), '80s (1980-89), '90s (1990-99) and '00s (2000-09), while the '60s encompass the chart's January 11, 1964, launch through the end of 1969, and the '10s encompass the charts dated January 2, 2010, through January 18, 2014. Ties were broken first by titles' most weeks in the weekly chart's top 10, then by most weeks in the top 40.

1964-1969
Rank Title Artist Wks At No. 1 Peak Year
1 Johnny Cash At San Quentin Johnny Cash 20 1969
2 Wichita Lineman Glen Campbell 20 1968
3 My World Eddy Arnold 17 1965
4 I've Got A Tiger By The Tail Buck Owens And His Buckaroos 15 1965
5 Ring Of Fire (The Best Of Johnny Cash) Johnny Cash 14 1964
6 The Best Of Charley Pride Charley Pride 13 1969
7 I Donít Care Buck Owens And His Buckaroos 13 1965
8 Turn The World Around Eddy Arnold 13 1967
9 Galveston Glen Campbell 11 1969
10 There Goes My Everything Jack Greene 9 1967
1970-1979
Rank Title Artist Wks At No. 1 Peak Year
1 Kenny Kenny Rogers 25 1979
2 The Gambler Kenny Rogers 23 1979
3 Behind Closed Doors Charlie Rich 21 1973
4 Greatest Hits Waylon Jennings 16 1979
5 The Very Best Of Charley Pride Volume 2 Charley Pride 16 1972
6 Charley Pride Sings Heart Songs Charley Pride 16 1972
7 Rose Garden Lynn Anderson 14 1971
8 Back Home Again John Denver 13 1974
9 Ol' Waylon Waylon Jennings 13 1977
10 Stardust Willie Nelson 11 1978
1980-1989
Rank Title Artist Wks At No. 1 Peak Year
1 Always & Forever Randy Travis 43 1987
2 Killin' Time Clint Black 31 1989
3 Mountain Music Alabama 28 1982
4 Feels So Right Alabama 28 1981
5 Always On My Mind Willie Nelson 22 1982
6 The Closer You GetÖ Alabama 21 1983
7 Old 8x10 Randy Travis 16 1988
8 Eyes That See In The Dark Kenny Rogers 16 1983
9 40 Hour Week Alabama 14 1985
10 Roll On Alabama 13 1984
1990-1999
Rank Title Artist Wks At No. 1 Peak Year
1 Come On Over Shania Twain 48 1998
2 No Fences Garth Brooks 41 1990
3 Some Gave All Billy Ray Cyrus 34 1992
4 Ropin' The Wind Garth Brooks 33 1991
5 Shania Twain The Woman In Me 29 1995
6 Not A Moment Too Soon Tim McGraw 29 1994
7 Blue LeAnn Rimes 28 1996
8 The Hits Garth Brooks 16 1994
9 The Chase Garth Brooks 16 1992
10 John Michael Montgomery John Michael Montgomery 13 1995
2000-2009
Rank Title Artist Wks At No. 1 Peak Year
1 Fearless Taylor Swift 35 2008
2 O Brother, Where Art Thou? Soundtrack 35 2001
3 Fly Dixie Chicks 28 1999
4 Some Hearts Carrie Underwood 27 2005
5 Taylor Swift Taylor Swift 24 2007
6 Home Dixie Chicks 19 2002
7 Me And My Gang Rascal Flatts 15 2006
8 When The Sun Goes Down Kenny Chesney 14 2004
9 Shock'n Y'All Toby Keith 13 2003
10 No Shoes, No Shirt, No Problems Kenny Chesney 11 2002
2010-2014
Rank Title Artist Wks At No. 1 Peak Year
1 Need You Now Lady Antebellum 31 2010
2 Red Taylor Swift 16 2012
3 Speak Now Taylor Swift 13 2010
4 My Kinda Party Jason Aldean 12 2011
5 Crash My Party Luke Bryan 8 2013
6 Here's To The Good Times Florida Georgia Line 8 2013
7 Blown Away Carrie Underwood 7 2012
8 Clear As Day Scotty McCreery 6 2011
9 Based On A True Story Blake Shelton 5 2013
10 Tornado Little Big Town 5 2012

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