The Roots Music Report's
Top Roots Rock Song Chart
for the Year of 2016

Rank Song Title Band/Artist Name
1Gypsy in MeBonnie Raitt
2Treat Her RightBilly Gibbons And The BFG's
3DustLucinda Williams
4Song in My HeadThe String Cheese Incident
5Made to Break Your HeartLos Lobos
7ShineBen Harper
8Beatnik WalkingRichard Thompson
9Ain't No ManThe Avett Brothers
10The Great UnknownShawn Mullins
11All You Had to Do Was StayRyan Adams
12Opening StatementThe Hard Working Americans
13Let the Good Times RollJD McPherson
14The Way That We DoColvin & Earle
15Singin' to StrangersThe Wood Brothers
16I Wish You WouldJD McPherson
17TroubleKeith Richards
18Spots of Time (feat. Railroad Earth)Warren Haynes
19The OutsiderBen Miller Band
20Faster Than You'd ThinkThe Damn Quails
21Call It What It isBen Harper
22Caught by the RainSarah Borges
23Devil MusicRandall Bramblett
24Baby What's Wrong?Shinyribs
25Live a LittleYoung Ancients
26Rescue MeAmy Helm
27Sound & ColorAlabama Shakes
28Nothing but the RadioMaia Sharp
29RollinThe Coffis Brothers & The Mountain Men
30Elbow GreaseRod Picott
31Monkey of a ManRomi Mayes
32Too LateVan Morrison
33You've Got EverythingDon Pedigo
34PiningParker Millsap
35Pine AwayMartin Sexton
36Never Gonna See Me CryGood Old War
37All Night LongThe Mavericks
38Doors of HeavenLucinda Williams
39Pink BalloonBen Harper
40Don't Wanna FightAlabama Shakes
41Down to the WellThe Hard Working Americans
42Ain't No AngelRon Pope And The Nighthawks
43Life Don't Last That LongAnders Osborne
44Love is a BurdenJamestown Revival
45You're Right (I'm Wrong)Colvin & Earle
46Come on Up to the HouseThe Devil Makes Three
47Falling from the SkyCalexico
48I Wish I WasThe Avett Brothers
49ShoegazeAlabama Shakes
50Heart Gets ToughNicki Bluhm & The Gramblers
51Bitter MemoryLucinda Williams
52New Word OrderThe Word
53Turn into GoldCris Jacobs
54Future PeopleAlabama Shakes
55SmithsonianThe Avett Brothers
56Everything's Gonna Be AlrightPaul Thorn
57Divorce Separation BluesThe Avett Brothers
58Work a Little HarderDavy Knowles
59Head over HeelsJD McPherson
60Most in the Summertime (with Black Prairie)Rhett Miller
61Q-VoBilly Gibbons And The BFG's
62Got Love if You Want ItBilly Gibbons And The BFG's
63For a Moment ThereSeth Walker
64Girl with a BowSarah Borges
65Bourbon StreetJimmy & The Mustangs
66Bone DiggerCris Jacobs
67BossyJD McPherson
68If My Love Could KillLucinda Williams
69The Ghosts of Highway 20Lucinda Williams
70Gimme All Your LoveAlabama Shakes
71Soul Food IThe Word
72All in the FamilyThe Revivalists
73Ain’t Nothin’ Wrong with ThatThe Marcus King Band
74Hate to See You GoThe Rolling Stones
75I'm Losing YouBob Woodruff
76Leave My Guitar AloneChris Robinson Brotherhood
77Didn't It RainAmy Helm
78Dance Like FireBen Harper
79The Wheel / Uncle John’s Band (Medley / Live)Various Artists
80Medicine ManThe Band of Heathens
81Carry Your LoveThe Band of Heathens
82If I Had Been a Better ManColin Hay
83Fire in the BellyVan Morrison
84Better Find a ChurchJD & The Straight Shot
85Ride 'Em on DownThe Rolling Stones
86Come What MayColvin & Earle
87You're Still GoneColvin & Earle
88I Gotta Get DrunkThe Devil Makes Three
89All Across This LandBlitzen Trapper
90Old ManGunther Brown
91Stand UpThe Revivalists
92The Perfect PartsShakey Graves
93If There's a HeavenLucinda Williams
9413 KindsThe Bones of J.R. Jones
95Wish I Knew YouThe Revivalists
96You're Not HomeThe Regulators
97Quite ContraryParker Millsap
98Tell MosesColvin & Earle
99Chocolate CowboyThe Word
100Went Looking for Warren Zevon's Los AngelesLucero
101Sunday Morning FeelingAlejandro Escovedo
102In This LifeThe Strumbellas
103Six White HorsesKarl Blau
104Tobacco RoadColvin & Earle
105Black River KillerBlitzen Trapper
106Is It Me or You (feat. Railroad Earth)Warren Haynes
107I Need TimeSim Ross
108The Devil or Jesse JamesCris Jacobs
109InterventionOld 97's
110Dry DirtThe Bones of J.R. Jones
111Gates of GoldLos Lobos
112Victims of LifeThe Avett Brothers
113Ruby TuesdayColvin & Earle
114Broken WingStone Cupid
115Brighter (feat. Dave Stewart)Ozomatli
116One Simple Love SongThe Rogues Gallery
117There I GoLos Lobos
118LiftedWalker Lukens
119Feet WetCorey Smith
120L.A. County BluesThe Band of Heathens
121Shut Up Kiss MeAngel Olsen
122The VeilPeter Gabriel
123Leaving in My BloodAmelia White
124Good NewsAmy Helm
125Too Small HeartLos Lobos
126Hands UpParker Millsap
127It's a Long Way to the TopLucinda Williams
128Hang LooseAlabama Shakes
129Faith and GraceLucinda Williams
130Road Not TakenAmelia White
131Big for Just a Little WhileSwamp Cabbage
132Virginia (feat. Warren Hayes)The Marcus King Band
133I'm Comin' HomeIan McFeron
134Keep GoingThe Revivalists
135Morning BluesParker Millsap
136Down on the BoweryTin Toy Cars
137Honey BeeLucinda Williams
138Raise the DeadColvin & Earle
139No Hard FeelingsThe Avett Brothers
140EnoughThe Band of Heathens
141The TouchWalker Lukens
142All of Your LoveThe Rolling Stones
143The Waiting SkyRoger Street Friedman
144Life is HardRoger Street Friedman
145Commit a CrimeThe Rolling Stones
146Lifted (Audiotree Live Version)Walker Lukens
147Bad BloodRyan Adams
148HappyMartin Sexton
149You Are MineThe Avett Brothers
150Even Cowgirls Get the BluesWhippoorwill
151Your VoiceRoger Street Friedman
152True SadnessThe Avett Brothers
153Dangerous AngelAmelia White
154Feels Like RainShinyribs
155Bilbao SpainSwamp Cabbage
156You Gotta MoveParker Millsap
157ButtercupLucinda Williams
158Victim of CircumstanceMudcrutch
159Time to FlyRoger Street Friedman
160The High Price of InspirationThe Hard Working Americans
161Something elseThe Hard Working Americans
162Heat LightningAmy Helm
163Throwing the GoatsThe Hard Working Americans
164Pickin' Up Chicks on Dowling StreetBilly Gibbons And The BFG's
165It Runs TogetherThe Hard Working Americans
166CashSwamp Cabbage
167Blank SpaceRyan Adams
16830 Days in the Hole Feat. Audley Freed (Live)Gov't Mule
169Jack the Whistle and the HammerCris Jacobs
170PlaySwamp Cabbage
171Welcome to My WorldWidespread Panic
172California's BurningDave Alvin & The Guilty Women
173Curse Lifter (feat. Derek Trucks)Eric Krasno
174Fireball RobertsJohn Hiatt
175Gonna Find Me a RockLeft Arm Tan
176White GoldSwamp Cabbage
177Changed the LocksLucinda Williams
178Dearly Departed (feat. Esmé Patterson)Shakey Graves
179Stories We Could TellThe Mavericks
180Poquito Para AquiLos Lobos
181Purple GtoSarah Borges
182The Miracle is YouRoger Street Friedman
183You Are Not AloneRoger Street Friedman
184Lucky UsSarah Borges
185Rita is GoneThe Marcus King Band
186Speeding Like a DemonCoal Men
187DogboneMassy Ferguson
188All That Has GrownBen Harper
18910 Years AgoAndrew Leahey & Homestead
190Love Sick TownShoebox Letters
191Jealous ManThe Marcus King Band
192Politician (Live)Cream
193Beautiful WorldMudcrutch
194Welcome to HellMudcrutch
195RadioIan McFeron
196American DreamerFrankie Lee
197100 FloorsStone Cupid
198Used to BelieveShoebox Letters
199Peace of MindPeter Wolf
200I Gotta GoThe Rolling Stones

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