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This week's 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.

HOT COUNTRY SONGS

The week of
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WEEKS AT NO. 1
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WEEKS ON CHART
Behind The Tear
Imprint/Promotion Label
Capitol

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1
Sonny James Behind The Tear Billboard Hot Country Songs
Behind The Tear
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
2
Johnny Wright Hello Vietnam Billboard Hot Country Songs
Hello Vietnam
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decca
3
Dave Dudley Truck Drivin' Son-Of-A-Gun Billboard Hot Country Songs
Truck Drivin' Son-Of-A-Gun
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mercury
4
Buck Owens Only You (Can Break My Heart) Billboard Hot Country Songs
Only You (Can Break My Heart)
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
5
Porter Wagoner Green, Green Grass Of Home Billboard Hot Country Songs
Green, Green Grass Of Home
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA Victor
6
Jim Reeves Is It Really Over? Billboard Hot Country Songs
Is It Really Over?
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA Victor
7
Del Reeves The Belles Of Southern Bell Billboard Hot Country Songs
The Belles Of Southern Bell
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
United Artists
8
Norma Jean I Wouldn't Buy A Used Car From Him Billboard Hot Country Songs
I Wouldn't Buy A Used Car From Him
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA Victor
9
Ernest The DJ Cried Billboard Hot Country Songs
The DJ Cried
11  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hickory
10
Johnny Cash The Sons Of Katie Elder Billboard Hot Country Songs
The Sons Of Katie Elder
12  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
11
David Houston Livin' In A House Full Of Love Billboard Hot Country Songs
Livin' In A House Full Of Love
15  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
12
George Jones Lovebug Billboard Hot Country Songs
Lovebug
17  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
13
Webb Pierce Who Do I Think I Am Billboard Hot Country Songs
Who Do I Think I Am
14  Last
13  Peak
10  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decca
14
Carl Belew Crystal Chandelier Billboard Hot Country Songs
Crystal Chandelier
20  Last
14  Peak
11  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA Victor
15
Buck Owens Gonna Have Love Billboard Hot Country Songs
Gonna Have Love
10  Last
10  Peak
12  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Owens, R.Simpson
Producer(s):
J.Crutchfield, J.shaw
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
16
Chet Atkins Yakety Axe Billboard Hot Country Songs
Yakety Axe
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Congress
17
Billy Walker If It Pleases You Billboard Hot Country Songs
If It Pleases You
26  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
18
Kitty Wells Meanwhile, Down At Joe's Billboard Hot Country Songs
Meanwhile, Down At Joe's
19  Last
18  Peak
10  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decca
19
Roger Miller Kansas City Star Billboard Hot Country Songs
Kansas City Star
23  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
20
Connie Smith If I Talk To Him Billboard Hot Country Songs
If I Talk To Him
32  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA Victor
21
Jim Nesbitt The Friendly Undertaker Billboard Hot Country Songs
The Friendly Undertaker
22  Last
21  Peak
10  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Chart
22
Eddy Arnold I'm Letting You Go Billboard Hot Country Songs
I'm Letting You Go
24  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Kent
23
Roy Drusky Yes, Mr. Peters Billboard Hot Country Songs
Yes, Mr. Peters
13  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mercury
24
Claude King Tiger Woman Billboard Hot Country Songs
Tiger Woman
16  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
25
Warner Mack The Bridge Washed Out Billboard Hot Country Songs
The Bridge Washed Out
18  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decca
26
Bill Anderson Bright Lights And Country Music Billboard Hot Country Songs
Bright Lights And Country Music
28  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decca
27
Loretta Lynn The Home You're Tearin' Down Billboard Hot Country Songs
The Home You're Tearin' Down
29  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decca
28
Waylon Jennings Stop The World (And Let Me Off) Billboard Hot Country Songs
Stop The World (And Let Me Off)
31  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA Victor
29
Jerry Wallace Life's Gone And Slipped Away Billboard Hot Country Songs
Life's Gone And Slipped Away
36  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mercury
30
Skeeter Davis Sun Glasses Billboard Hot Country Songs
Sun Glasses
30  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA Victor
31
The Statler Brothers Flowers On The Wall Billboard Hot Country Songs
Flowers On The Wall
33  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
32
Mel Tillis Wine Billboard Hot Country Songs
Wine
21  Last
14  Peak
16  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RIC
33
Jimmy Newman Artificial Rose Billboard Hot Country Songs
Artificial Rose
41  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decca
34
Tex Williams Big Tennessee Billboard Hot Country Songs
Big Tennessee
35  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Boone
35
George Hamilton IV Walking The Floor Over You Billboard Hot Country Songs
Walking The Floor Over You
27  Last
18  Peak
15  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA Victor
36
"Little" Jimmy Dickens May The Bird Of Paradise Fly Up Your Nose Billboard Hot Country Songs
May The Bird Of Paradise Fly Up Your Nose
40  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Audio Arts!
37
Buddy Cagle Honky Tonkin' Again Billboard Hot Country Songs
Honky Tonkin' Again
38  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mercury
38
Wilburn Brothers It's Another World Billboard Hot Country Songs
It's Another World
39  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decca
39
Eddy Arnold Make The World Go Away Billboard Hot Country Songs
Make The World Go Away
47  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Checker
40
George Jones What's Money Billboard Hot Country Songs
What's Money
50  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
United Artists
41
Carl Smith Let's Walk Away Strangers Billboard Hot Country Songs
Let's Walk Away Strangers
Last
41  Peak
Weeks
43
Justin Tubb & Lorene Mann Hurry, Mr. Peters Billboard Hot Country Songs
Hurry, Mr. Peters
Justin Tubb & Lorene Mann
45  Last
43  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA Victor
44
Bobby Bare Just To Satisfy You Billboard Hot Country Songs
Just To Satisfy You
48  Last
44  Peak
Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA Victor
45
Lefty Frizzell A Little Unfair Billboard Hot Country Songs
A Little Unfair
Last
45  Peak
Weeks
46
Johnny Paycheck A-11 Billboard Hot Country Songs
A-11
Last
46  Peak
Weeks
47
Don Gibson Watch Where You're Going Billboard Hot Country Songs
Watch Where You're Going
49  Last
47  Peak
Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA Victor
48
Willie Nelson I Just Can't Let You Say Goodbye Billboard Hot Country Songs
I Just Can't Let You Say Goodbye
Last
48  Peak
Weeks
49
Jim Edward Brown I'm Just A Country Boy Billboard Hot Country Songs
I'm Just A Country Boy
Last
49  Peak
Weeks
50
Wynn Stewart I Keep Forgettin' That I Forgot About You Billboard Hot Country Songs
I Keep Forgettin' That I Forgot About You
Last
50  Peak
Weeks
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