Top 5 Country Singles
- Blake Shelton - "Over" from Red River Blue
- Little Big Town - "Pontoon" from Tornado
- Josh Turner - "Time Is Love" from Punching Bag
- Hunter Hayes - "Wanted" from Hunter Hayes
- Love and Theft - "Angel Eyes" from Love and Theft
Big Chart Movers
- #50-#41 Dierks Bentley - "Tip It On Back"
- #25-#20 Jake Owen - "The One That Got Away"
- #43-#38 Randy Rogers Band - "One More Sad Song"
- #60-#55 Steve Holy - "Hauled Off and Kissed Me"
- #8-#4 Hunter Hayes - "Wanted"
Hot New Country Songs
- #49 Thomas Rhett - "Beer with Jesus"
- #54 Alan Jackson - "You Go Your Way"
- #57 David Nail - "Someone Like You"
Blake Shelton keeps hold of the #1 spot on the country singles chart this week while Little Big Town continue their push to usurp Shelton. The country group's summertime song "Pontoon" inched upward from #3 to #2. Making bigger gains was Huntery Hayes. His single "Wanted" jumped from #8 to #4. Debuting new tracks this week were Thoms Rhett, Alan Jackson, and David Nail.
Top 5 Country Albums
- Dustin Lynch - Dustin Lynch
- Zac Brown Band - Uncaged
- Lionel Richie -Tuskegee
- Carrie Underwood - Blown Away
- Luke Bryan - Tailgates & Tanlines
Hot New Country Albums
- #1 Dustin Lynch - Dustin Lynch
- #12 Dierks Bentley - Country & Cold Cans (EP)
- #23 JT Hodges - JT Hodges
- #66 Mac Powell - Mac Powell
Newcomer Dustin Lynch made a big splash. The country singer's debut album is #1 in its first week of release. That little introduction pushed Kenny Chesney's Welcome to the Fishbowl off the top 5 entirely. Other new releases could hardly give pace with Lynch: Dierks Bentley's stopgap release Country & Cold Cans clocked in at #12 while Jt Hodges's self-titled album took a #23 ranking.
For more chart details, visit Billboard.
Country's Highest Ranking Radio Songs
- 13. Taylor Swift - "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together"
- 20. Little Big Town - "Pontoon"
- 22. Blake Shelton - "Over"
- 28. Josh Turner - "Time Is Love"
- 29. Hunter Hayes - "Wanted"
Big Radio Chart Movers
- #41-#29 Hunter Hayes - "Wanted"
- #46-#36 Jana Kramer - "Why Ya Wanna"
Hot New Radio Country Songs
- None this week!
Taylor Swift's poppy "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together" continues to dominate. Swift's lead-off single from her forthcoming album Red advanced from #14 to #13. And, as on the country single chart, Hunter Hayes's "Wanted" made big gains on the radio. Hayes's single jumped double digits from #41 to #29.