The Roots Music Report's
Top Americana Country Song Chart
for the Year of 2020

Rank Song Title Band/Artist Name
1You Can't Rule MeLucinda Williams
2Blame It on Your HeartThe Mavericks
3CrawlEilen Jewell
4AbandonitisTerry Allen
5Swingin'The Mavericks
6Count on MeThe Lone Bellow
7Starting overChris Stapleton
8Born with the BluesRob Ickes & Trey Hensley
9Please Don't Call Me CrazyThe Cactus Blossoms
10High Steppin'The Avett Brothers
11Like I Used toAJ Lee & Blue Summit
12Bottom Dollar BoyVandoliers
13Jump inRoy Schneider & Kim Mayfield
14Options OpenKathleen Edwards
15End of My RopePokey LaFarge
16Old Black MagicJosh Ritter
17This Flatland LifeThe Panhandlers
18Bottle It UpJade Jackson
19Feels Like the DevilBen Morrison
20Calaveras CountyJason Eady
21Carry MeRoger Street Friedman
2290 Seconds of Your TimeCorb Lund
23GreyhoundJeremy Ivey
24Bad WeatherAllison Moorer
25Queen Jane ApproximatelyEmma Swift
26Lucky RocksSarah Borges and the Broken Singles
27Diesel BabyGrain Thief
28That's How I FeelDori Freeman
29HappyZoe Nutt
30The Damn TruthChris Knight
31Everything is Your FaultBuddy & Julie Miller
32You're Gonna Make Me Lonesome when You GoThe Wildmans
33Midway MotelWill Hoge
34Big RoadDavid Bromberg
35WeaknessMargo Price
36A World AwayOld Crow Medicine Show
37Don't You Know I'm from HereBrennen Leigh
38Home Sweet Hollywood (feat. Shooter Jennings)Ted Russell Kamp
39Lucky PennyJD McPherson
40Fine LineParker Millsap
41Desperate LoveJD McPherson
42Mandolin WindAmy Helm
43BlindsidedMark Erelli
44Ain't Nothin' NewThe Texas Gentlemen
45Devil May CareSon Volt
46Once in a Blue MoonDave Goddess Group
47I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles)Vandoliers
48Devil Put the Coal in the GroundSteve Earle
49Long WalkBrandy Clark
50CryJoe Ely
51Down the RoadChris Gardner
52Slow ClimbNora Jane Struthers
53MiraclesChris Gardner
54When You're Happy, I'm HappyDave Goddess Group
55I Feel Like My Old SelfNora Jane Struthers
56HardscuffleBuzz Cason & Sons
57MontanaBuzz Cason & Sons
58Bigger Boat (feat. Randy Newman)Brandy Clark
59Downey to LubbockDave Alvin & Jimmie Dale Gilmore
60ApartmentosAlisa Wood
61Doin TimeAlisa Wood
62ListenJim Lauderdale
63WhyBuzz Cason & Sons
64Little SisterAlisa Wood
65Monkey TownMichael Gaither
66Sing to Me, Willie (feat. Willie Nelson)Edie Brickell
67You Don't Know How It FeelsChatham County Line
68First Place RibbonGillian Welch
6925 MilesBen Morrison
70I'm a Big Deal when the Sun Goes DownHank & Ella with the Fine Country Band
71The MiddleTrampled by Turtles
72ResurrectionKinky Friedman
73Queen of Heartache (feat. Mali Freeman)Elissa Pernu
74I Only See You with My Eyes ClosedReckless Kelly
75Back Porch Gettin' DownMac Gayden
76Cherokee MoonMac Gayden
77The Bridge That Wouldn't BurnKinky Friedman
78Arizona GirlTrae Sheehan
79Absolute SurpriseCraig Cummings
80Test of TimeCraig Cummings
81Come AlongMac Gayden
82Lovin' of the GameDavid Bromberg
83Whiskey RoadBill Abernathy
84Simple Twist of FateEmma Swift
85The Ballad of Two LoversJess Jocoy
86Mobile BlueDave Alvin
87Saying GoodbyeJ.S. Ondara
88Never Really FamousJohnny Collier
89Ain't Got a DollarRodney Rice
90Down at the Lah De DahJimmy Buffett
91Pussy Footin'Chakra Bleu
92I'd Rather Stand AloneChakra Bleu
93Nobody Warned MeMira Goto
94Existential CrossroadsJess Jocoy
95Live and DieThe Avett Brothers
96You Never Need NobodyThe Lone Bellow
97Broken HalosChris Stapleton
98Murder in the CityThe Avett Brothers
99The Once and Future CarpenterThe Avett Brothers
100Swept AwayThe Avett Brothers
101Cigarette MachineFred Eaglesmith
102Morphine GirlMandolin Orange
103Just a Boy Away from HomeMark Knopfler
104Dusty Streets (feat. Jennifer Dodge)Jon Spear
105Take the JourneyMolly Tuttle
106Keep 'Em on They ToesBrent Cobb
107All Some Kind of DreamJosh Ritter
108Fire AwayChris Stapleton
109Drop Top CadillacWild Rabbit Salad
110Another Dead EndBill Filipiak
111Natural DisasterCraig Cummings
112Everywhere I GoChakra Bleu
113Things Could Get Much WorseJeremy Ivey
114You Got YouBryan Haraway
115JennyBryan Haraway
116LyingWild Rabbit Salad
117Redneck FriendJesse Dayton
118The Way It GoesGillian Welch
119Livin' LegendBobby Bare
120Me and Jimmie RodgersBobby Bare
121Someone to Talk toBobby Bare
122Four Days SoberWild Rabbit Salad
123MoonlightingBryan Haraway
124Wine ThirtyCheryl Cawood
125Real American HeroChris Gardner
126Rollin' onJon Spear
127Welcome to Hard TimesCharley Crockett
128Band of GypsiesDon Ray
129Fool's MoonCheryl Cawood
130Coming HomeCheryl Cawood
131Colorado WomenDaybreakers
132MillionaireChris Stapleton
133The HeartlandDon Ray
134TexasDon Ray
135RosaritaSam Morrow
136Hard on EveryoneKathleen Edwards
138Take TwoDaybreakers
139Send Her All My AngelsRoss Kennedy
140AngeleneBill Wence
141Willow CreekBill Abernathy
142Can't Go BackBill Abernathy
143The Coming Home SongBill Wence
144Yuppie BluesBill Abernathy
145Brand New MeBill Filipiak
146The Coin Michael Johnathon
147Cry WolfBill Abernathy
14818 Wheeler FeverDwayne Ferris
149All It Takes is TimeJoselyn & Don
150Wayfarer's SonJoselyn & Don
151Mama BirdJoselyn & Don
152Icarus AscendingBill Abernathy
153Are You Sure Hank Done It This WayThe Mavericks
154Bad News BluesLucinda Williams
155What I Really MeanRobert Earl Keen
156Harlem River BluesSteve Earle
157Neon HeartJames Leblanc & The Winchesters
158Letting Me DownMargo Price
160The EyeTommy Townsend
161CircleJonell Mosser
162One Thing I Know About LoveJonell Mosser
163Slaying DragonsJonell Mosser
164Like a Rolling StoneMichael Johnathon
165Forever HomeJon Spear
166Trapper ManMark Knopfler
167Bottle & BagChris Gardner
168Good TimesThe Lone Bellow
169True True LoveRich Krueger
170The Ballad of Mary O'ConnorRich Krueger
171The HealerThe Steel Wheels
172Tell the TruthThe Avett Brothers
173The Rock and the HillAllison Moorer
174Honey for HireJohnny Collier
175Daylight's BurningThe Caleb Daugherty Band
176Lift Me UpJared Rabin
177Strange IsabellaGillian Welch
178Five Star Dive BarJames Leblanc & The Winchesters
179Alabama Child (feat. Angela Hacker)James Leblanc & The Winchesters
180I Wonder Claudia Nygaard
181Lucky Girl Claudia Nygaard
182Roll with ItRoss Kennedy
183SomethingThe Bros. Landreth
184Love DroughtEmily Ortego
185You Were MineTami Neilson
186Walk AwayLizanne Knott
187Midnight StrangerThe Black Lillies
188Bound Ta Git DownShooter Jennings
189One Way TicketEmily Ortego
190Never MindMargie Singleton
191Wonder What She's DoingMargie Singleton
192Missing YouMargie Singleton
193Too Hard to GetMike McAdoo
194Call Your MamaTami Neilson
195BluebirdPokey LaFarge
196Sins We MadeHarrow Fair
197Hope (Such a Long Way)Jess Jocoy
198Teddy Ray Blues No. 34Heathcote Hill
199Lover, Will You Lead Me?David Ramirez
200Brightest StarLilly Hiatt

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