Country Songs

Year-End Charts

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COUNTRY SONGS

Annual ranking of the most popular country songs, based on radio airplay audience impressions as measured by Nielsen Music, sales data as compiled by Nielsen Music and streaming activity data from online music sources tracked by Nielsen Music.

1989

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3

She's Got A Single Thing In Mind

Conway Twitty

4

Lovin' Only Me

Ricky Skaggs

5

I Got Dreams

Steve Wariner

6

Above And Beyond

Rodney Crowell

7

I'm No Stranger To The Rain

Keith Whitley

8

Let Me Tell You About Love

The Judds

9

What's Going On In Your World

George Strait

10

Nothing I Can Do About It Now

Willie Nelson

13

High Cotton

Alabama

14

I Wonder Do You Think Of Me

Keith Whitley

16

I Don't Want To Spoil The Party

Rosanne Cash

17

Where Did I Go Wrong

Steve Wariner

18

In A Letter To You

Eddy Raven

19

Sunday In The South

Shenandoah

20

Are You Ever Gonna Love Me

Holly Dunn

21

Highway Robbery

Tanya Tucker

23

I Sans Dixie

Dwight Yoakam

24

Big Wheels In The Moonlight

Dan Seals

25

Bayou Boys

Eddy Raven

26

Baby's Gotten Good At Goodbye

George Striat

28

Give Me His Last Chance

Lionel Cartwright

29

The Church On Cumberland Road

Shenandoah

30

One Good Well

Don Williams

31

I'm Still Crazy

Vern Gosdin

33

Burnin' Old Memories

Kathy Mattea

34

Yellows Roses

Dolly Parton

35

Timber I'm Falling In Love

Patty Loveless

36

New Fool At An Old Game

Reba McEntire

37

Ace In The Hole

George Strait

38

Who You Gonna Blame It On This Time

Verne Gosdin

39

(I Wish I Had A) Heart Of Stone

Baillie/The Boys

40

Don't You Ever Get Tired (Of Hurting Me)

Ronnie Milsap

41

Song Of The South

Alabama

42

If I Had You

Alabama

43

Why'd You Come In Here Lookin' Like That

Dolly Parton

44

From The Word Go

Michael Martin Murphy

46

Hey Bobby

K.T. Oslin

47

Better Love Next Time

Merle Haggard

48

Young Love (Strong Love)

The Judds

49

Love Has No Right

Billy Joe Royal

50

Houston Solution

Ronnie Milsap

51

Tell It Like It Is

Billy Joe Royal

53

Is It Still Over

Randy Travis

54

Deeper Than The Holler

Randy Travis

55

I Wish I Was Still In Your Dreams

Conway Twitty

56

They Rage On

Dan Seals

57

Life As We Knew It

Kathy Mattea

58

From A Jack To A King

Ricky Van Shelton

59

Say What's In Your Heart

Restless Heart

60

'Til You Cry

Eddy Raven

61

Til Love Comes Again

Reba McEntire

62

Call On Me

Tanya Tucker

64

Much Too Young (To Feel This Damn Old)

Garth Brooks

65

Any Way The Wind Blows

Southern Pacific

66

Burnin' A Hole In My Heart

Skip Ewing

67

Honky Tonk Heart

Highway 101

70

I'm A One Woman Man

George Jones

71

Finders Are Keepers

Hank Williams, Jr.

72

Honey I Dare You

Southern Pacific

74

This Woman

K.T. Oslin

76

Hole In My Pocket

Ricky Van Shelton

77

Old Coyotie Town

Don Williams

78

It's Just A Matter Of Time

Randy Travis

79

You Ain't Going Nowhere

Chris Hillman/Roger McGuinn

80

She's Crazy For Leaving

Rodney Crowell

81

All The Fun

Paul Overstreet

83

Let It Be You

Ricky Skaggs

84

If Tomorrow Never Comes

Garth Brooks

87

The Race Is On

Sawyer Brown

88

Come As You Were

T. Graham Brown

89

Don't Waste It On The Blues

Gene Watson

90

She Deserves You

Baillie/The Boys

91

Change Of Heart

The Judds

93

Fair Shake

Foster/Lloyd

96

Never Givin' Up On Love

Michael Martin Murphy

97

Setting Me Up

Highway 101

98

Up And Gone

The McCarters