The Backstreet Boys are officially country, if one single a country band makes. The pop group's involvement on Florida Georgia Line's "God, Your Mama and Me" smooths out an already wrinkle-free love song.
Cole Swindell's "Flatliner" sounds like a Dierks Bentley song from five years ago because that's what it was meant to be. The pair team up for a rollicking, Bakersfield-inspired country sound that is timeless.
The top songs at the end of 2017 may start on this list of the Top 40 Country Songs of January 2017. Last year Maren Morris' "My Church" started January at No. 40, and arguably ended the year as country music's biggest and best song.
The best-selling country songs of 2016 come from superstar acts like Keith Urban, Carrie Underwood and Blake Shelton, but also newcomers like Maren Morris and Chris Stapleton. This list of the Top 40 digital songs of the year is ranked by who sold the most singles on services like iTunes.
Brothers Osborne bring a countrified brand of bluesy garage rock to their new single "It Ain't My Fault." The foot-stomping bookend cut from Pawn Shop puts a spotlight on their live show. It's a guitar-drenched, unapologetic jam that's not likely to please the pop-country cr…