For those who owe their loyalty to country music genre well get prepared to have this 2017 playlist on repeat. 2016 was a year that we witnessed a few country hits being released but things have changed this year as there is a crop of new country love songs that are so enjoyable to listen to that.
There are catchy tunes from up-and comers, heart – warming ballads, and sexy hits for a boot-knocking’ good time.
Table of Page Contents
- Here are the top 10 best country love songs in 2017-2018.
- 10. “Chills,” James Barker Band
- 9. “Call You Up,” Charlie Worsham
- 8. “Body Like a Back Road,” Sam Hunt
- 7. “Better Now,” Jericho Woods
- 6. “Better Man,” Little Big Town
- 5. “Back to Us,” Rascal Flatts
- 4. “Back Seats & Burnt CDs,” Ryan Griffin
- 3. “Askin’ Bout You,” Blaire Hanks
- 2. “All on Me,” Devin Dawson
- 1. “Ain’t Always Pretty,” Logan Mize
Here are the top 10 best country love songs in 2017-2018.
10. “Chills,” James Barker Band
“Chills” was released on March 3,2017 by a Canadian country music group James Barker Band. It’s the third single in their album Game On 2017. The song was composed by Travis Wood, James Barker, the multi-instrumentalists and singer Donovan woods and Gavin Slate. Upon releasing “Chills” the single made it to position 1 on the Billboard Canada Country Chart and also made it to Canada Hot 100. On YouTube, the song has around 500 thousand views.
9. “Call You Up,” Charlie Worsham
Charlie Worsham has come back again with a hit single “Call You Up” which is among the 12 songs in his album Beginning of Things. The song was released on April 21, 2017 and composed by Abe Stoklasa and Daniel Tashnian. The song on YouTube doesn’t have a video but there is an official Audio.
8. “Body Like a Back Road,” Sam Hunt
Sam Hunt song “Body Like a Back Road” which was released on February 2, 2017 made history when it broke two records among them a record that was previously held by Leroy Van Dykes with his song “Walk of By” that had stayed on Billboard Hot Country songs Chart for 20 weeks. The second milestone achievement was when the song became the only song in history of the Hot Country Songs Chart to stay at position 1 for more than 24 weeks which is a record previously held by Florida Georgia Lines with his song “Cruise. For Sam Hunt, this is the highest charting single, the highest charting song on US billboard Hot 100 and his most successful song to date. The song also made it to position 1 in Canada country Billboard Chart, and US Country Airplay. Commercially it has received 3x Platinum certification in United States and Canada. The Audio version of the song on YouTube has over 90 million views.
7. “Better Now,” Jericho Woods
The Kentucky American roots band Jericho Woods released “Better Now” and truly these guys have really proved that they know how to keep it real and give the fans an endless string of hit after hit no wonder they were voted Best Kentucky Band in 2016.”Better Now”is a redemptive rack which is about being made well through finding love.
6. “Better Man,” Little Big Town
From an email to one of the highest charting songs in the world” Better Man” was written by Taylor Swift and performed by Little Big Town. It was released on October 20, 2016 and it’s the lead single on the group 8th studio album The Breaker. The song is about a breakup of a relationship and commercially as of July 2017 it had already sold more than 680 thousand copies in US alone. On chart performance “Better Man” peaked position 1 in Canada Country Billboard Chart, US Country Airplay and US Hot Country Songs. Besides winning CMT Music Award for Group Video of the Year “Better Man” has over 41 million views on YouTube.
5. “Back to Us,” Rascal Flatts
“Back To Us” by the trio Rascal Flatts is the lead single in their tenth studio album Back To Us . The song was released on May 19 2017 and it was composed by Josh Thompson, Cary Barlowe and David Hodges. Back To Us album made it to position one in Australian Country Albums, position 3 in UK country Albums and position 2 in US top country Albums. The song itself on YouTube has around 140 thousand views.
4. “Back Seats & Burnt CDs,” Ryan Griffin
Get your summertime feels with Ryan Griffin’s new music ‘Back Seats & Burnt CDs. The song is the lead single in the album( 2017 Sake of the Summer) and was released on March 2, 2017.The track video was shot in his hometown Nolensville and composed by Jordan Reynolds and Josh Kerr. The audio version on YouTube has almost 100 thousand views.
3. “Askin’ Bout You,” Blaire Hanks
Blaire Hanks made a comeback with his new single “Askin Bout You” which is one of the songs in his upcoming album set to be released this year. When it comes to giving fans an honest look inside his life through music Blaire is the best in this. The song was his first recording after splitting with Savannah Chrisley on January and was released on February 24. It details a tragic end of a relationship. The YouTube video has less than 20,000 views.
2. “All on Me,” Devin Dawson
Released on February 4, 2017 “All on Me” is Devin Dawson debut single. He is a country newcomer and since releasing “All on Me’ he has been making waves in country radio and even making it to being the most added new artist at country radio and the second most added overall. The song is about how life has up and downs and how one should be there when you need them. The official music video on YouTube has slightly above 100 thousand views.
1. “Ain’t Always Pretty,” Logan Mize
It looks like we have a new country star on the rise and I can tell you Logan totally deserves the number one spot in our list of t0p 10 best country love songs this year. His new release “Aint Always pretty” is one of those songs that fits across all genres and if you don’t have some love for country music this song you should give it a listen. The song has made it to top 10 on iTunes, on Spotify, and on Apple music playlists. On Spotify Streams “Ain’t Always pretty” boosts over 20 million Spotify streams.
Here are the top 10 best country love songs 2017 as voted by millions of country music lovers. The songs have been selected from several charts among them Billboard, Spotify, Apple music, US Country Airplay, Canada country Billboard Chart and US Hot Country Songs. Kick off your romance any day anytime with these top country love songs.