country music The Best Country Songs of 2018  

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What are the best country songs of 2018? Between long established country music stars like Trisha Yearwood and Garth Brooks still producing hits, and popular country musicians like Blake Sheldon and Luke Bryan churning out new music, it's hard to name the best 2018 country songs. If you have an opinion on what new country music is the highest quality, cast your vote below.  

The newest country songs try to give a modern spin to an established genre while still maintaining country music's simple roots. Which of the top country songs released in 2018 are your favorites? Browse this list of popular country songs and vote up the songs that left you inspired, contemplative, tearful, or excited.

Vote now to help determine the best country songs of 2018. Any recent country songs you feel are missing? Feel free to add them. 

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One Number Away Luke Combs

2
60 28
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Tequila Dan + Shay

3
40 19
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You Make It Easy Jason Aldean

4
15 5
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I'll Wait for You Jason Aldean

5
30 20
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The Champion Carrie Underwood, Ludacris

6
11 4
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Made for You Jake Owen

7
13 6
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Cry Pretty Carrie Underwood

8
26 19
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Parallel Line Keith Urban

9
11 5
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Get Along Kenny Chesney

10
27 21
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Woman, Amen Dierks Bentley

11
22 17
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Shoot Me Straight Brothers Osborne

12
13 9
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Hide the Wine Carly Pearce

13
14 11
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Don't Get Better Than That LoCash

14
14 11
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Space Cowboy Kacey Musgraves

The Best Country Albums of 2018

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13 10
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In Between Scotty McCreery

16
4 1
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Beautiful Crazy Luke Combs

17
9 7
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Diane Cam

18
8 6
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Last Man Standing Willie Nelson

19
6 4
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I Want Love Chris Stapleton

20
5 3
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Famous Mason Ramsey

21
3 1
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Drunk Girl Chris Janson

The Best Bob Dylan Songs

22
2 0
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Simple Florida Georgia Line

23
13 12
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So Long (I Do) LANCO

24
7 6
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Babe Sugarland, Taylor Swift

25
4 3
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The Mountain Dierks Bentley

26
1 0
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Lose It Kane Brown

27
11 11
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This Girl Hunter Hayes

28
5 5
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Coming Home Keith Urban, Julia Michaels

The Best New Country Artists

29
5 5
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Rich Maren Morris

30
4 4
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Diamonds or Twine Ryan Hurd

31
3 3
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Wild Love Ashley Monroe

32
3 3
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High Noon Neon Jason Aldean

33
3 3
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Rearview Town Jason Aldean

34
2 2
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Tequila Again Brothers Osborne

35
2 2
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People Get Old Lori McKenna

The Top 500 Musical Groups/Artists of All Time

36
1 1
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Goodbye in Telluride Dierks Bentley

37
1 1
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All to Myself Dan + Shay

38
0 0
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Fishin' Chris Lane

39
0 0
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Keeping Score Dan + Shay, Kelly Clarkson

40
0 0
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Reason to Drink Cole Swindell

41
6 7
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Slow Burn Kacey Musgraves

42
4 5
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High Horse Kacey Musgraves

The Best Christian Songs of 2018

43
4 5
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Somebody Jillian Jacqueline

44
0 1
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Love Sick Blues Mason Ramsey

45
0 1
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Alone Together Dan + Shay

46
0 1
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You Can't Bring Me Down Dierks Bentley

47
2 4
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Paying Attention Ashley Monroe

48
2 4
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Hands on You Ashley Monroe

49
1 3
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Horses Keith Urban, Lindsay Ell

50
1 3
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Going 'Round Jordan Davis