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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
2
LAST WEEK
16
WEEKS ON CHART
The Way We Make A Broken Heart
Songwriter(s)
J.Hiatt
Producer(s)
R.Crowell
Imprint/Promotion Label
Columbia
Gains in performance

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Rosanne Cash The Way We Make A Broken Heart Billboard Hot Country Songs
The Way We Make A Broken Heart
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Hiatt
Producer(s):
R.Crowell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
2
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band Fishin' In The Dark Billboard Hot Country Songs
Fishin' In The Dark
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
W.Waldman, J.Photoglo
Producer(s):
J.Leo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
3
Conway Twitty I Want To Know You Before We Make Love Billboard Hot Country Songs
I Want To Know You Before We Make Love
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Parton, B.Hobbs
Producer(s):
J.Bowen, C.Twitty, D.Henry
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
4
Foster & Lloyd Crazy Over You Billboard Hot Country Songs
Crazy Over You
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Foster, B.Lloyd
Producer(s):
B.Lloyd, R.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
5
Eddy Raven Shine, Shine, Shine Billboard Hot Country Songs
Shine, Shine, Shine
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.McGuire, K.Bell
Producer(s):
D.gant, E.Raven
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
6
The Desert Rose Band Love Reunited Billboard Hot Country Songs
Love Reunited
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Hillman, S.Hill
Producer(s):
P.Worley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Curb
7
Earl Thomas Conley Right From The Start Billboard Hot Country Songs
Right From The Start
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.Herzig, R.Watkins
Producer(s):
N.Larkin, E.T.Conley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
8
Tanya Tucker Love Me Like You Used To Billboard Hot Country Songs
Love Me Like You Used To
10  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
P.Davis, B.Emmons
Producer(s):
J.Crutchfield
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
9
Dwight Yoakam Little Ways Billboard Hot Country Songs
Little Ways
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Yoakam
Producer(s):
P.Anderson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
10
George Strait Am I Blue Billboard Hot Country Songs
Am I Blue
12  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Chamberlain
Producer(s):
J.Bowen, G.Strait
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
11
The Judds Maybe Your Baby's Got The Blues Billboard Hot Country Songs
Maybe Your Baby's Got The Blues
13  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.H.Seals, G.Lyle
Producer(s):
B.Maher
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Curb
12
John Conlee Mama's Rockin' Chair Billboard Hot Country Songs
Mama's Rockin' Chair
11  Last
11  Peak
13  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Menzies, J.MacRae
Producer(s):
B.Logan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
13
Alabama Tar Top Billboard Hot Country Songs
Tar Top
14  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Owen
Producer(s):
H.Shedd, Alabama
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
14
Randy Travis I Won't Need You Anymore (Always And Forever) Billboard Hot Country Songs
I Won't Need You Anymore (Always And Forever)
17  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.H.Seals, M.D.Barnes
Producer(s):
K.Lehning
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
15
The Bellamy Brothers Crazy From The Heart Billboard Hot Country Songs
Crazy From The Heart
16  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Bellamy, D.Schlitz
Producer(s):
E.Gordy,Jr.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Curb
16
The Forester Sisters You Again Billboard Hot Country Songs
You Again
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Schlitz, P.Overstreet
Producer(s):
B.Beckett, J.Stroud
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
17
Moe Bandy You Haven't Heard The Last Of Me Billboard Hot Country Songs
You Haven't Heard The Last Of Me
20  Last
17  Peak
11  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.R.Snow, E.Kaz
Producer(s):
J.Kennedy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
18
Tammy Wynette Your Love Billboard Hot Country Songs
Your Love
19  Last
18  Peak
11  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Rocco, B.Foster
Producer(s):
S.Buckingham
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
19
Steve Wariner Lynda Billboard Hot Country Songs
Lynda
22  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.LaBounty, P.McLaughlin
Producer(s):
T.Brown
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
20
Ricky Van Shelton Somebody Lied Billboard Hot Country Songs
Somebody Lied
21  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Chambers, L.Jenkins
Producer(s):
S.Buckingham
Imprint/Promotion Label:
CBS | Columbia
21
Holly Dunn Only When I Love Billboard Hot Country Songs
Only When I Love
23  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
H.Dunn, C.Waters, T.Shapiro
Producer(s):
T.West
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MTM
22
Larry Gatlin & The Gatlin Brothers Changin' Partners Billboard Hot Country Songs
Changin' Partners
24  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Gatlin
Producer(s):
C.Young
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
23
Baillie And The Boys He's Letting Go Billboard Hot Country Songs
He's Letting Go
26  Last
23  Peak
10  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
P.Rose, P.Bunch, M.Kennedy
Producer(s):
K.Lehning, P.Davis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
24
Lee Greenwood If There's Any Justice Billboard Hot Country Songs
If There's Any Justice
27  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Noble, C.M.Spriggs, T.Colton
Producer(s):
J.Bowen, L.Greenwood
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
25
T.G. Sheppard One For The Money Billboard Hot Country Songs
One For The Money
30  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.Moore, M.Williams
Producer(s):
R.Hall
Imprint/Promotion Label:
CBS | Columbia
26
Reba McEntire The Last One To Know Billboard Hot Country Songs
The Last One To Know
31  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Berg, J.Mariash
Producer(s):
J.Bowen, R.McEntire
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
27
Schuyler, Knobloch And Bickhardt No Easy Horses Billboard Hot Country Songs
No Easy Horses
29  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Schuyler, J.F.Knobloch, D.Schlitz
Producer(s):
J.Stroud
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | MTM
28
Gene Watson Everybody Needs A Hero Billboard Hot Country Songs
Everybody Needs A Hero
28  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.H.Seals, M.D.Barnes
Producer(s):
B.Sherrill
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
29
David Lynn Jones Bonnie Jean (Little Sister) Billboard Hot Country Songs
Bonnie Jean (Little Sister)
34  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.L.Jones
Producer(s):
R.Albright, M.Ronson, D.L.Jones
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyGram | Mercury
30
T. Graham Brown She Couldn't Love Me Anymore Billboard Hot Country Songs
She Couldn't Love Me Anymore
33  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Maddox, Henderson, McGuire
Producer(s):
B.Logan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
31
Sawyer Brown Somewhere In The Night Billboard Hot Country Songs
Somewhere In The Night
32  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Van Hoy, D.Cook
Producer(s):
R.Chancey
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Capitol/Curb
32
Judy Rodman I'll Be Your Baby Tonight Billboard Hot Country Songs
I'll Be Your Baby Tonight
18  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Dylan
Producer(s):
T.West
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | MTM
33
Dan Seals Three Time Loser Billboard Hot Country Songs
Three Time Loser
15  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Seals
Producer(s):
K.Lehning
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | EMI-America
34
K.T. Oslin Do Ya' Billboard Hot Country Songs
Do Ya'
38  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.T.Oslin
Producer(s):
H.Shedd
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
35
Waylon Jennings Rough And Rowdy Days Billboard Hot Country Songs
Rough And Rowdy Days
41  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
W.Jennings, R.Murrah
Producer(s):
J.Bowen, W.Jennings
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
36
Keith Whitley Would These Arms Be In Your Way Billboard Hot Country Songs
Would These Arms Be In Your Way
39  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
H.Cochran, V.Gosdin, R.Lane
Producer(s):
B.Mevis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
37
Dolly Parton, Linda Ronstadt, Emmylou Harris Those Memories Of You Billboard Hot Country Songs
Those Memories Of You
Dolly Parton, Linda Ronstadt, Emmylou Harris
46  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
56
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Biggest gain in airplay
Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.O'Bryant
Producer(s):
G.massenburg
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
38
Anne Murray Anyone Can Do The Heartbreak Billboard Hot Country Songs
Anyone Can Do The Heartbreak
42  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Snow, A.McBroom
Producer(s):
J.White
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
39
Tom Wopat Susannah Billboard Hot Country Songs
Susannah
43  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.Rice, M.S.Rice
Producer(s):
J.Crutchfield
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | EMI-America
40
Sweethearts Of The Rodeo Gotta Get Away Billboard Hot Country Songs
Gotta Get Away
44  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Gill
Producer(s):
S.Buckingham
Imprint/Promotion Label:
CBS | Columbia
41
The Oak Ridge Boys This Crazy Love Billboard Hot Country Songs
This Crazy Love
25  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Murrah, J.D.Hicks
Producer(s):
J.Bowen
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
42
Vince Gill Let's Do Something Billboard Hot Country Songs
Let's Do Something
47  Last
42  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
55
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
V.Gill, R.Nielsen
Producer(s):
R.Landis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
43
Highway 101 Somewhere Tonight Billboard Hot Country Songs
Somewhere Tonight
51  Last
43  Peak
Weeks
51
LAST WEEK
77
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
H.Howard, R.Crowell
Producer(s):
P.Worley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
44
Glen Campbell The Hand That Rocks The Cradle Billboard Hot Country Songs
The Hand That Rocks The Cradle
35  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Harris
Producer(s):
J.Bowen, G.Campbell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
45
The Marshall Tucker Band Hangin' Out In Smokey Places Billboard Hot Country Songs
Hangin' Out In Smokey Places
52  Last
45  Peak
Weeks
52
LAST WEEK
57
TWO WEEKS AGO
45
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
L.Butler, D.Dillon
Producer(s):
L.Butler
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyGram | Mercury
46
Don Williams I'll Never Be In Love Again Billboard Hot Country Songs
I'll Never Be In Love Again
45  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Corbin
Producer(s):
D.Williams, G.Fundis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
47
Lyle Lovett Give Back My Heart Billboard Hot Country Songs
Give Back My Heart
62  Last
47  Peak
Weeks
62
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
L.Lovett
Producer(s):
T.Brown, L.Lovett
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Curb
48
The O'Kanes Daddies Need To Grow Up Too Billboard Hot Country Songs
Daddies Need To Grow Up Too
36  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.O'Hara, K.Kane
Producer(s):
K.kane, J.O'Hara
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
49
Barbara Mandrell Child Support Billboard Hot Country Songs
Child Support
37  Last
13  Peak
15  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Schuyler
Producer(s):
T.Collins
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
50
Billy Montana & The Long Shots Baby I Was Leaving Anyhow Billboard Hot Country Songs
Baby I Was Leaving Anyhow
40  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
H.Howard
Producer(s):
P.Worley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
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