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

Rank Song Title Band/Artist Name
1And It's Still AlrightNathaniel Rateliff
2The WellMarcus King
3Bad CaseLukas Nelson & Promise of the Real
4Shinin'The Allman Betts Band
5Best Shirt onChuck Prophet
6Take It Any Way I Can Get ItJoan Osborne
710,000 HoursDan + Shay
8Don't Wanna Bring You DownTrigger Hippy
9Life to FixThe Record Company
10HomesickThe Marcus King Band
11The Perfect TimeThe Subdudes
12The Luckier You GetAmerican Aquarium
13Goodbye CarolinaThe Marcus King Band
14I Should Probably Go to BedDan + Shay
15Fields of HoneyAnders Osborne
16Golden EmbersMandolin Orange
17What've I Done to HelpJason Isbell and the 400 Unit
18There Goes My MiracleBruce Springsteen
19Modern LivesJackie Greene
20Sing It RightShinyribs
21You Got It WrongJeb Loy Nichols
22FamilyDrew Holcomb & The Neighbors
23This is ItThe Wood Brothers
24Turn It UpMarcus King
25Buried Our LoveWebb Wilder
26Every Happiness Under the SunBonnie Bishop
27Smooth CatAnthony Arya
28Be AfraidJason Isbell and the 400 Unit
29Everyone HidesWilco
30By Our DesignMichaela Anne
31To Rise You Gotta FallNicki Bluhm & The Gramblers
32GhostRod Picott
33Letter to YouBruce Springsteen
34Let Love ReignRobbie Robertson
35Some Horses Run FreeJim Lauderdale
36Hey MamaNathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats
37Rosemary with a Bible and a GunDrive-By Truckers
38What a DragNathaniel Rateliff
39I'm As Good As Gone (feat. Buddy Miller)John Mayall
40Once Were BrothersRobbie Robertson
41Forget About Georgia (feat. Lucius) [Edit]Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real
42The DolphinsThe Third Mind
43Ain't Done YetGrant Lee Phillips
44I Go to My HeartThe Avett Brothers
45California AirAnthony Arya
46I Won't Be HereThe Marcus King Band
47ExpectationsKatie Pruitt
48CrushJosie Bello
49GhostsBruce Springsteen
50Whole Wide WorldJoan Osborne
51Dublin BluesSteve Earle
52Kids Like UsThe Grahams
53My Heart Keeps Poundin'Gurf Morlix
54Magical ThinkingBlitzen Trapper
55Fall Like RainMartin Sexton
56Hate to See You GoThe Rolling Stones
57Turn off the TVOld 97's
58Hold onAlabama Shakes
59DignityJosie Bello
60Shot DownEric Lindell
61Hang ToughJosie Bello
62One Day She’s HereMarcus King
63So Much MoreJosie Bello
64HabitsRon Pope
65Can't Go HomeJosie Bello
66EmmylouFirst Aid Kit
67Time We Made TimeMandolin Orange
68Only ChildrenJason Isbell and the 400 Unit
69Rainbows & LightningJohn Vento
70Slip BackThe Marcus King Band
71No More Darkness, No More LightAmos Lee
72LouisvilleAmos Lee
73My Silver LiningFirst Aid Kit
74Big MistakeMister Goodfaith
75Hand over My HeartThe Secret Sisters
76Waiting Around to DieThe Be Good Tanyas
77Hang On, Hang onAmos Lee
78DreamsicleJason Isbell and the 400 Unit
79Roll the Bones (Audiotree Live Version)Shakey Graves
80No Hard FeelingsThe Avett Brothers
81CrookedAmos Lee
82I Wish I WasThe Avett Brothers
83What's RightThe Marcus King Band
84Some Poor SoulRandall Bramblett
85Not Gonna Leave HerThe Black Oil Brothers
86Up All NightAaron Lee Tasjan
87Unwed Fathers (feat. Margo Price)John Prine
88Mystic WordsMister Goodfaith
89Wild HorseMister Goodfaith
90PiecesJason Lee McKinney Band
91Say You WillMarcus King
92Groove is Getting OldJason Lee McKinney Band
93This Land is Your LandThe Avett Brothers
94Rise AboveMojoMama
95A Little HoneyNathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats
96Because I Couldn't Have YouCarrington MacDuffie
97I'm the OneCarrington MacDuffie
98GlasgowCarrington MacDuffie
99Jingle and GoRyan Bingham
100Normal is Just an ExitJason Lee McKinney Band
101Thoughts and PrayersDrive-By Truckers
102The Problem (feat. Jason Isbell)Amanda Shires
103Blues in BahrainJason Lee McKinney Band
104Rocket to NowhereRandall Bramblett
105Don't Give Your Heart AwayThe Grahams
106Wishing WellTaylor Scott Band
10721st Century USADrive-By Truckers
108Wildflowers & WineMarcus King
109Never AgainMister Goodfaith
110Cover TownJason Lee McKinney Band
111White Man's WorldJason Isbell and the 400 Unit
112Love & DesperationRick Shea
113Long Way BackSpirit of 74
114Loving HerKatie Pruitt
115Blue Pill BluesEarly James
116Across the DesertDustin Arbuckle & the Damnations
117Erase Any TraceWide Mouth Mason
118House FireTyler Childers
119All NightThe Allman Betts Band
120OhioSpirit of 74
121BeautifulThe Two Tracks
122Feathered IndiansTyler Childers
123High As Johnny ThundersChuck Prophet
124Lift Every Voice and SingThe Band of Heathens
125Dead End KidRobbie Robertson
126Mercy on MeNescora
127Buy U a MinicoopNescora
128Traveling with BasiaNescora
129Beautiful StrangerMarcus King
130All the Misery Money Can BuyGasoline Lollipops
131VictoryThe Avett Brothers
132Only ChildWide Mouth Mason
133All or NothingNathaniel Rateliff
134Get off the StageChuck Prophet
135Say My NameDustin Arbuckle & the Damnations
136Leave Virginia AloneTom Petty & The Heartbreakers
137Lonely PeopleRickie Lee Jones
138Young Man’s DreamMarcus King
139Can't Live Here AnymoreKaty Guillen & the Girls
140NatalieEric Krasno
141So LongJason Lee McKinney Band
142Expecting to LoseNathaniel Rateliff
143Damaged OneBig Head Todd & The Monsters
144I’m Getting Better (And I'm Feeling It Right Now)The Record Company
145New Strings on an Old GuitarJason Lee McKinney Band
146Letting You GoJason Isbell and the 400 Unit
147River Takes the TownThe Wood Brothers
148The Last TimeThe Rolling Stones
149We Can RunGreat American Taxi
150Sugar MagnoliaGrateful Dead
151Gather UpGrant Lee Phillips
152What Do I Have to ProveLast Call Romance
153Hey BigfootJake La Botz
154Friday Evenin'Dustin Arbuckle & the Damnations
155Sweet MarionaMarcus King
156MarathonChuck Prophet
157ThiccJason Lee McKinney Band
158Pass the PeaceThe Whiskey Treaty Roadshow
159Bodies in MotionWide Mouth Mason
160Every Red LightWide Mouth Mason
161Child of MercyThe Yawpers
162Good Old SoulJason Lee McKinney Band
163Suffocation BluesBlack Pistol Fire
164DareThe Band of Heathens
165Dragons (feat. the Lone Bellow)Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors
166RainmakerBruce Springsteen
167If I Wanted Your OpinionMichaela Anne
168Roll BonesThe Record Company
169Dancing on My KneesThe Yawpers
170Somebody Told MeTaylor Scott Band
171StarlightLogan Ledger
172Too Much WhiskeyMarcus King
173(I’m Gonna Get over This) Some DayLogan Ledger
174Live Till We DieChris Moyse
175Hi Heel SneakersWebb Wilder
176TortureEric Krasno
177Who Works for Who?Beauwater
178Put Up the Good FightJason Lee McKinney Band
179If We Were VampiresJason Isbell and the 400 Unit
180St. Peter's AutographJason Isbell and the 400 Unit
181Hope the High RoadJason Isbell and the 400 Unit
182Carry Me AwayTaylor Scott Band
183Find YourselfLukas Nelson & Promise of the Real
184Cactus FlowerMapache
185Half a PieceDustin Arbuckle & the Damnations
186One of ThemTrigger Hippy
187Super 8Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit
188Look What They've Done to My Song, MaThe Band of Heathens
189CuriosityTaylor Scott Band
190The DoorTrigger Hippy
191BudgetFreddy & Francine
192The WalkBonnie Bishop
193You Worry MeNathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats
194Flesh and BoneBlackberry Smoke
195I Think It's All DifferentBen Dickey
196MavisNathaniel Rateliff
197The Great DivideJD & The Straight Shot
198Slow TurningJohn Hiatt
199Lost HighwayDarrell Scott
200No HistoryThe White Buffalo

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