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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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12
WEEKS ON CHART
Unanswered Prayers
Songwriter(s)
Alger, Bastain, Brooks
Producer(s)
A.Reynolds
Imprint/Promotion Label
Liberty

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Garth Brooks Unanswered Prayers Billboard Hot Country Songs
Unanswered Prayers
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Alger, Bastain, Brooks
Producer(s):
A.Reynolds
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Liberty
2
Alabama Forever's As Far As I'll Go Billboard Hot Country Songs
Forever's As Far As I'll Go
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.B.Reid
Producer(s):
J.Leo, L.M.Lee, Alabama
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
3
George Strait I've Come To Expect It From You Billboard Hot Country Songs
I've Come To Expect It From You
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Dillon, B.Cannon
Producer(s):
J.Bowen, G.Strait
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
4
Reba McEntire Rumor Has It Billboard Hot Country Songs
Rumor Has It
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.Burch, V.Dant, L.Shell
Producer(s):
T.Brown, R.McEntire
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
5
Carlene Carter Come On Back Billboard Hot Country Songs
Come On Back
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Carter
Producer(s):
H.Epstein
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
6
Paul Overstreet Daddy's Come Around Billboard Hot Country Songs
Daddy's Come Around
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
P.Overstreet, D.Schlitz
Producer(s):
B.Bannister
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
7
Ricky Van Shelton Life's Little Ups And Downs Billboard Hot Country Songs
Life's Little Ups And Downs
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.A.Rich
Producer(s):
S.Buckingham
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
8
Tanya Tucker It Won't Be Me Billboard Hot Country Songs
It Won't Be Me
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Shapiro, C.Waters
Producer(s):
J.Crutchfield
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
9
Mark Chesnutt Brother Jukebox Billboard Hot Country Songs
Brother Jukebox
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
P.Craft
Producer(s):
M.Wright
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
10
Vince Gill Never Knew Lonely Billboard Hot Country Songs
Never Knew Lonely
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
V.Gill
Producer(s):
T.Brown
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
11
Kathy Mattea A Few Good Things Remain Billboard Hot Country Songs
A Few Good Things Remain
13  Last
11  Peak
11  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Vezner, P.Alger
Producer(s):
A.Reynolds
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
12
Doug Stone These Lips Don't Know How To Say Goodbye Billboard Hot Country Songs
These Lips Don't Know How To Say Goodbye
14  Last
12  Peak
11  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
H.Howard
Producer(s):
D.Johnson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
13
Dwight Yoakam Turn It On, Turn It Up, Turn Me Loose Billboard Hot Country Songs
Turn It On, Turn It Up, Turn Me Loose
11  Last
11  Peak
14  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.Lazarides, W.Patton
Producer(s):
P.Anderson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
14
Mike Reid Walk On Faith Billboard Hot Country Songs
Walk On Faith
18  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.B.Reid, A.Shamblin
Producer(s):
S.Buckingham
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
15
Alan Jackson Chasin' That Neon Rainbow Billboard Hot Country Songs
Chasin' That Neon Rainbow
12  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Jackson, J.McBride
Producer(s):
K.Stegall, S.Hendricks
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
16
Mary Chapin Carpenter You Win Again Billboard Hot Country Songs
You Win Again
16  Last
16  Peak
14  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.C.Carpenter
Producer(s):
J.Jennings, M.C.Carpenter
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
17
The Judds Love Can Build A Bridge Billboard Hot Country Songs
Love Can Build A Bridge
20  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
N.Judd, J.B.Jarvis, P.Overstreet
Producer(s):
B.Maher
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Curb
18
Lee Greenwood We've Got It Made Billboard Hot Country Songs
We've Got It Made
19  Last
18  Peak
13  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.Ramos, B.Regan
Producer(s):
J.Crutchfield
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
19
Rodney Crowell Now That We're Alone Billboard Hot Country Songs
Now That We're Alone
17  Last
17  Peak
14  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Crowell
Producer(s):
T.Brown, R.Crowell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
20
Shenandoah Ghost In This House Billboard Hot Country Songs
Ghost In This House
15  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
H.Prestwood
Producer(s):
R.Hall, R.Byrne
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
21
Aaron Tippin You've Got To Stand For Something Billboard Hot Country Songs
You've Got To Stand For Something
23  Last
21  Peak
12  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Tippin, B.Brock
Producer(s):
E.Gordy,Jr.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
22
Rob Crosby Love Will Bring Her Around Billboard Hot Country Songs
Love Will Bring Her Around
25  Last
22  Peak
11  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Biggest gain in airplay
Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Crosby, W.Robinson
Producer(s):
S.Hendricks
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
23
Conway Twitty Crazy In Love Billboard Hot Country Songs
Crazy In Love
21  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Stevens, R.McCormick
Producer(s):
J.Bowen, C.Twitty, D.Henry
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
24
Clint Black Put Yourself In My Shoes Billboard Hot Country Songs
Put Yourself In My Shoes
22  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Black, H.Nicholas, S.Russell
Producer(s):
J.Stroud
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
25
K.T. Oslin Come Next Monday Billboard Hot Country Songs
Come Next Monday
24  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.T.Oslin, R.Bourke, C.Black
Producer(s):
J.Scaife, J.Cotton
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
26
Joe Diffie If You Want Me To Billboard Hot Country Songs
If You Want Me To
27  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
L.Williams, J.Diffie
Producer(s):
B.Montgomery, J.Slate
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
27
Steve Wariner There For A While Billboard Hot Country Songs
There For A While
28  Last
27  Peak
11  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Wright, A.L.Graham
Producer(s):
T.Brown
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
28
Shelby Lynne Things Are Tough All Over Billboard Hot Country Songs
Things Are Tough All Over
30  Last
28  Peak
13  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
L.Silver, T.Bruce
Producer(s):
B.Montgomery
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
29
Ray Kennedy What A Way To Go Billboard Hot Country Songs
What A Way To Go
31  Last
29  Peak
10  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Rushing, B.David, R.Kennedy
Producer(s):
R.kennedy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
30
Don Williams Back In My Younger Days Billboard Hot Country Songs
Back In My Younger Days
26  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Flowers
Producer(s):
D.Williams, G.Fundis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
31
The Oak Ridge Boys (You're My) Soul And Inspiration Billboard Hot Country Songs
(You're My) Soul And Inspiration
32  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.Mann, C.Weil
Producer(s):
R.Landis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
32
Vern Gosdin Is It Raining At Your House Billboard Hot Country Songs
Is It Raining At Your House
33  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
V.Gosdin, H.Cochran, D.Dillon
Producer(s):
B.Montgomery
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
33
Marty Stuart Little Things Billboard Hot Country Songs
Little Things
34  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
P.Kennerley, M.Stuart
Producer(s):
R.Bennett, T.Brown
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
34
Pam Tillis Don't Tell Me What To Do Billboard Hot Country Songs
Don't Tell Me What To Do
35  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
H.Howard, M.Barnes
Producer(s):
P.Worley, E.Seay
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
35
Lionel Cartwright Say It's Not True Billboard Hot Country Songs
Say It's Not True
36  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
L.Cartwright
Producer(s):
S.Smith, T.Brown
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
36
Restless Heart Long Lost Friend Billboard Hot Country Songs
Long Lost Friend
37  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Robbins, S.Bogard, L.Stewart
Producer(s):
S.Hendricks, T.DuBois
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
37
Conway Twitty I Couldn't See You Leavin' Billboard Hot Country Songs
I Couldn't See You Leavin'
41  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
58
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Scaife, R.M.Bourke
Producer(s):
J.Bowen, C.Twitty, D.Henry
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
38
Foster & Lloyd Can't Have Nothin' Billboard Hot Country Songs
Can't Have Nothin'
39  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Foster, B.Lloyd
Producer(s):
J.Leo, R.Foster, B.Lloyd
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
39
Baillie And The Boys Treat Me Like A Stranger Billboard Hot Country Songs
Treat Me Like A Stranger
42  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
61
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Bonagura, P.McCann
Producer(s):
K.Lehning
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
40
Highway 101 Someone Else's Trouble Now Billboard Hot Country Songs
Someone Else's Trouble Now
38  Last
14  Peak
18  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
P.Tillis, G.Nicholson
Producer(s):
P.Worley, E.Seay
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
41
Randy Travis & George Jones A Few Ole Country Boys Billboard Hot Country Songs
A Few Ole Country Boys
Randy Travis & George Jones
43  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.H.Seals, M.Williams
Producer(s):
K.Lehning
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
42
Ronnie McDowell Unchained Melody Billboard Hot Country Songs
Unchained Melody
44  Last
42  Peak
Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
55
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.North, H.Zaret
Producer(s):
B.Killen
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Curb
43
Billy Dean Only Here For A Little While Billboard Hot Country Songs
Only Here For A Little While
45  Last
43  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
54
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
W.Holyfield, R.Leigh
Producer(s):
C.Howard, T.shapiro
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Liberty | SBK
44
Eddie Rabbitt American Boy Billboard Hot Country Songs
American Boy
48  Last
11  Peak
17  Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Rabbitt
Producer(s):
R.Landis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
45
Exile There You Go Billboard Hot Country Songs
There You Go
53  Last
45  Peak
Weeks
53
LAST WEEK
59
TWO WEEKS AGO
45
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Sharp, D.Lowery
Producer(s):
R.Sharp, T.DuBois
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
46
Holly Dunn Heart Full Of Love Billboard Hot Country Songs
Heart Full Of Love
59  Last
46  Peak
Weeks
59
LAST WEEK
73
TWO WEEKS AGO
46
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.Lazarides
Producer(s):
H.Dunn, C.Waters
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
47
Anne Murray Bluebird Billboard Hot Country Songs
Bluebird
47  Last
47  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
53
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Irving
Producer(s):
J.Crutchfield
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
48
The Kentucky Headhunters Rock 'N' Roll Angel Billboard Hot Country Songs
Rock 'N' Roll Angel
49  Last
23  Peak
15  Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.O.Young
Producer(s):
The Kentucky Headhunters
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
49
Pirates Of The Mississippi Rollin' Home Billboard Hot Country Songs
Rollin' Home
50  Last
49  Peak
10  Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
52
TWO WEEKS AGO
49
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Alves, McCorvey, Harrison
Producer(s):
J.Stroud, R.Alves
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
50
Hank Williams Jr. I Mean I Love You Billboard Hot Country Songs
I Mean I Love You
55  Last
50  Peak
Weeks
55
LAST WEEK
72
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
H.Williams,Jr.
Producer(s):
B.Beckett, H.Williams,Jr., J.E.Norman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Curb
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