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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
9
WEEKS ON CHART
Hard Rock Bottom Of Your Heart
Songwriter(s)
H.Prestwood
Producer(s)
K.Lehning
Imprint/Promotion Label
Warner Bros.
Gains in performance

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Randy Travis Hard Rock Bottom Of Your Heart Billboard Hot Country Songs
Hard Rock Bottom Of Your Heart
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
H.Prestwood
Producer(s):
K.Lehning
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
2
Patty Loveless Chains Billboard Hot Country Songs
Chains
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
H.Bynum, B.Reneau
Producer(s):
T.Brown
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
3
Paul Overstreet Seein' My Father In Me Billboard Hot Country Songs
Seein' My Father In Me
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
P.Overstreet, T.Dunn
Producer(s):
J.Stroud
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
4
Garth Brooks Not Counting You Billboard Hot Country Songs
Not Counting You
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.G.Brooks
Producer(s):
A.Reynolds
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
5
Lorrie Morgan Five Minutes Billboard Hot Country Songs
Five Minutes
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.N.Chapman
Producer(s):
B.Beckett
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
6
Eddy Raven Sooner Or Later Billboard Hot Country Songs
Sooner Or Later
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.Longacre, B.Foster, B.LaBounty
Producer(s):
B.Beckett
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
7
The Oak Ridge Boys No Matter How High Billboard Hot Country Songs
No Matter How High
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Stevens, J.Scarbury
Producer(s):
J.Bowen
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
8
Alan Jackson Here In The Real World Billboard Hot Country Songs
Here In The Real World
11  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Jackson, M.Irwin
Producer(s):
K.Stegall, S.Hendricks
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
9
Mary Chapin Carpenter Quittin' Time Billboard Hot Country Songs
Quittin' Time
12  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Royer, R.Linn
Producer(s):
J.Jennings, M.C.Carpenter
Imprint/Promotion Label:
CBS | Columbia
10
Ronnie Milsap Stranger Things Have Happened Billboard Hot Country Songs
Stranger Things Have Happened
13  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.Stegall, R.Murrah
Producer(s):
R.Milsap, R.Galbraith, T.Collins
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
11
Restless Heart Fast Movin' Train Billboard Hot Country Songs
Fast Movin' Train
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Loggins
Producer(s):
S.Hendricks, T.DuBois, Restless Heart
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
12
Eddie Rabbitt On Second Thought Billboard Hot Country Songs
On Second Thought
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Rabbitt
Producer(s):
R.Landis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
13
Dan Seals Love On Arrival Billboard Hot Country Songs
Love On Arrival
18  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Seals
Producer(s):
K.Lehning
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
14
Reba McEntire Little Girl Billboard Hot Country Songs
Little Girl
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.Franceschi, Q.Powers
Producer(s):
J.Bowen, R.McEntire
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
15
Highway 101 Walkin', Talkin', Cryin', Barely Beatin' Broken Heart Billboard Hot Country Songs
Walkin', Talkin', Cryin', Barely Beatin' Broken Heart
21  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Miller, J.Tubb
Producer(s):
P.Worley, E.Seay
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
16
Vince Gill With Reba Oklahoma Swing Billboard Hot Country Songs
Oklahoma Swing
Vince Gill With Reba
19  Last
16  Peak
10  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
V.Gill, T.DuBois
Producer(s):
T.Brown
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
17
Don Williams Just As Long As I Have You Billboard Hot Country Songs
Just As Long As I Have You
27  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Loggins, J.D.Martin
Producer(s):
D.Williams, G.Fundis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
18
Jann Browne Tell Me Why Billboard Hot Country Songs
Tell Me Why
20  Last
18  Peak
18  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.Davies, H.Stinson
Producer(s):
S.Fishell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Curb
19
Hank Williams Jr. Ain't Nobody's Business Billboard Hot Country Songs
Ain't Nobody's Business
23  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Witherspoon
Producer(s):
B.Beckett, H.Williams,Jr., J.E.Norman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Curb
20
Alabama Southern Star Billboard Hot Country Songs
Southern Star
14  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Murrah, S.Dean, R.Alves
Producer(s):
B.Beckett, Alabama
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
21
Clint Black Nobody's Home Billboard Hot Country Songs
Nobody's Home
16  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Black
Producer(s):
J.Stroud, M.Wright
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
22
The Forester Sisters Leave It Alone Billboard Hot Country Songs
Leave It Alone
15  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Lloyd, R.Foster
Producer(s):
W.Waldman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
23
Vern Gosdin Right In The Wrong Direction Billboard Hot Country Songs
Right In The Wrong Direction
32  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
V.Gosdin, H.Cochran, M.Vickery
Producer(s):
B.Montgomery
Imprint/Promotion Label:
CBS | Columbia
24
Travis Tritt Help Me Hold On Billboard Hot Country Songs
Help Me Hold On
37  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Biggest gain in airplay
Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Tritt, P.Terry
Producer(s):
G.Brown
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
25
Shenandoah See If I Care Billboard Hot Country Songs
See If I Care
35  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
W.Aldridge, R.Byrne
Producer(s):
R.Hall, R.Byrne
Imprint/Promotion Label:
CBS | Columbia
26
George Strait Overnight Success Billboard Hot Country Songs
Overnight Success
24  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.D.Shafer
Producer(s):
J.Bowen, G.Strait
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
27
Kenny Rogers (With Holly Dunn) Maybe Billboard Hot Country Songs
Maybe
Kenny Rogers (With Holly Dunn)
25  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Rice, M.S.Rice
Producer(s):
J.E.Norman, S.Dorff
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
28
Ricky Skaggs Heartbreak Hurricane Billboard Hot Country Songs
Heartbreak Hurricane
17  Last
13  Peak
16  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Rushing, L.Cordle
Producer(s):
R.Skaggs, S.Buckingham
Imprint/Promotion Label:
CBS | Epic
29
Steve Wariner When I Could Come Home To You Billboard Hot Country Songs
When I Could Come Home To You
28  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.Wariner, R.Murrah
Producer(s):
J.Bowen
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
30
Exile Keep It In The Middle Of The Road Billboard Hot Country Songs
Keep It In The Middle Of The Road
22  Last
17  Peak
15  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.Lemaire, J.P.Pennington
Producer(s):
T.DuBois, R.Sharp
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
31
Sweethearts Of The Rodeo This Heart Billboard Hot Country Songs
This Heart
36  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Mensy, T.Haselden
Producer(s):
S.Buckingham
Imprint/Promotion Label:
CBS | Columbia
32
Keith Whitley I'm Over You Billboard Hot Country Songs
I'm Over You
42  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
53
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Nichols, Z.Turner
Producer(s):
G.Fundis, K.Whitley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
33
The Kentucky Headhunters Dumas Walker Billboard Hot Country Songs
Dumas Walker
39  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
The Kentucky Headhunters
Producer(s):
The Kentucky Headhunters
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
34
The Desert Rose Band Start All Over Again Billboard Hot Country Songs
Start All Over Again
29  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Hillman, S.Hill
Producer(s):
P.Worley, E.Seay
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Curb
35
Baillie And The Boys I Can't Turn The Tide Billboard Hot Country Songs
I Can't Turn The Tide
30  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Bonagura, K.Baillie, C.Bickhardt
Producer(s):
K.Lehning
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
36
Ricky Van Shelton Statue Of A Fool Billboard Hot Country Songs
Statue Of A Fool
26  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Crutchfield
Producer(s):
S.Buckingham
Imprint/Promotion Label:
CBS | Columbia
37
Kathy Mattea Where've You Been Billboard Hot Country Songs
Where've You Been
33  Last
10  Peak
18  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Vezner, D.Henry
Producer(s):
A.Reynolds
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
38
Earl Thomas Conley Bring Back Your Love To Me Billboard Hot Country Songs
Bring Back Your Love To Me
43  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
51
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Hiatt
Producer(s):
R.Scruggs, E.T.Conley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
39
Dolly Parton Time For Me To Fly Billboard Hot Country Songs
Time For Me To Fly
41  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.Cronin
Producer(s):
R.Skaggs
Imprint/Promotion Label:
CBS | Columbia
40
Tanya Tucker My Arms Stay Open All Night Billboard Hot Country Songs
My Arms Stay Open All Night
31  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
P.Overstreet, D.Schlitz
Producer(s):
J.Crutchfield
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
41
Clint Black Walkin' Away Billboard Hot Country Songs
Walkin' Away
54  Last
41  Peak
Weeks
54
LAST WEEK
74
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Black, H.Nicholas, D.Gay
Producer(s):
J.Stroud, M.Wright
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
42
Mac McAnally Back Where I Come From Billboard Hot Country Songs
Back Where I Come From
40  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.McAnally
Producer(s):
J.E.Norman, M.McAnally
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
43
Wild Rose Go Down Swingin' Billboard Hot Country Songs
Go Down Swingin'
38  Last
38  Peak
11  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.Ramos, J.Vandiver
Producer(s):
J.Stroud
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
44
Rodney Crowell If Looks Could Kill Billboard Hot Country Songs
If Looks Could Kill
47  Last
44  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
58
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Crowell
Producer(s):
T.Brown, R.Crowell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
CBS | Columbia
45
Doug Stone I'd Be Better Off (In A Pine Box) Billboard Hot Country Songs
I'd Be Better Off (In A Pine Box)
48  Last
45  Peak
Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
64
TWO WEEKS AGO
45
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.MacRae, S.Clark
Producer(s):
D.Johnson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
CBS | Epic
46
Waylon, Willie, Johnny & Kris Silver Stallion Billboard Hot Country Songs
Silver Stallion
Waylon, Willie, Johnny & Kris
52  Last
46  Peak
Weeks
52
LAST WEEK
59
TWO WEEKS AGO
46
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
L.Clayton
Producer(s):
C.Moman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
CBS | Columbia
47
Sawyer Brown Did It For Love Billboard Hot Country Songs
Did It For Love
50  Last
47  Peak
Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
57
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Miller
Producer(s):
R.Scruggs, M.Miller
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Capitol/Curb
48
Keith Whitley It Ain't Nothin' Billboard Hot Country Songs
It Ain't Nothin'
45  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Haselden
Producer(s):
G.Fundis, K.Whitley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
49
The Judds One Man Woman Billboard Hot Country Songs
One Man Woman
44  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
P.Kennerley
Producer(s):
B.Maher
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Curb
50
Skip Ewing It's You Again Billboard Hot Country Songs
It's You Again
53  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
53
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.Ewing, M.Geiger, W.Mullis
Producer(s):
J.Bowen, S.Ewing
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
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