country music The Greatest Country Songs by One-Hit Wonders  

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List Rules Country songs by one-hit artists only.

This list of the greatest country songs by one-hit wonders has been voted on my country music fans everywhere. Are you looking for your favorite country songs, but don’t know remember who the artist is? Browse through this list of the best country songs by one hit wonders to see if your favorite song made the list. Then you can see who the country artist is and search for the album, though it's likely that this will be the only notable song on it. Ordered from the most popular one-hit country song wonders to the least popular, you can find some great music by picking from the top of the list. Think of your favorite hits and then go ahead and vote up your favorite country songs and artists.

Feel free to rerank the list to make your own list of favorite country music. That way, you will never forget the artists to your favorite country songs again! If you don’t see your favorite one hit wonder's song listed, go ahead and add it. Then others can vote for it and you can see where it ranks on the list of great country songs by one-hit wonders.

When one thinks of country music, one often thinks of artists like Garth Brooks and Faith Hill. One's mind also wanders to the thrills of the Grand Old Opry and Nashville, the country music capital of the world. However, some of the popular country music songs were produced by little-known artists who only made it to the top 40 one time. A list like this can be really helpful in finding these country music songs and the artists who made them. You may even find that special country song that you remember from your youth (like many great 90s country songs) but never got to hear again.
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hellodalai added God Bless the USA

2
442 130
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Dust on the Bottle David Lee Murphy - David Lee Murphy

3
334 146
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Harper Valley PTA Jeannie C. Riley

4
380 130
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Strawberry Wine Deana Carter - Deana Carter

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234 108
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Rose Garden Lynn Anderson - Lynn Anderson

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293 121
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In Color Jamey Johnson - Jamey Johnson

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162 88
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DebbyHood added Ode to Billy Joe bobbie gentry - Bobbie Gentry

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231 107
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Nobody Knows Kevin Sharp - Kevin Sharp

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234 88
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I Loved Her First Heartland - Heartland

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266 198
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Achy Breaky Heart Billy Ray Cyrus - Billy Ray Cyrus

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125 59
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178 85
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Leave the Pieces The Wreckers - The Wreckers

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191 107
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Butterfly Kisses Bob Carlisle - Bob Carlisle

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197 82
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Feed Jake Pirates of the Mississippi - Pirates of the Mississippi

The Best Country Songs for Weddings

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191 102
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Goodbye Says It All Blackhawk - Blackhawk

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145 90
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Pray for You Jaron and The Long Road to Love

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178 91
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Ten Thousand Angels Mindy McCready - Mindy McCready

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165 101
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Baby Likes to Rock It The Tractors - The Tractors

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162 83
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Who I Am Jessica Andrews - Jessica Andrews

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120 80
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Somebody's Knockin' Terri Gibbs - Terri Gibbs

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85 53
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Ode to Billie Joe Bobbie Gentry

The Best Rock Vocalists

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147 96
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Daddy's Money Ricochet

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126 87
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Living in a Moment Ty Herndon - Ty Herndon

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88 74
It's a Great Day to Be Alive is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Country Songs by One-Hit Wonders
adriankalyniuk added It's a Great Day to Be Alive Travis Tritt

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100 76
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26 Cents The Wilkinsons - The Wilkinsons

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107 88
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Too Much Fun Daryle Singletary - Daryle Singletary

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86 90
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Complicated Carolyn Dawn Johnson - Carolyn Dawn Johnson

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100 88
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What I Really Meant to Say Cyndi Thomson - Cyndi Thompson

The Best Fast Country Songs

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60 92
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DebbyHood added Polk Salad Annie Tony Joe White

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98 90
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Break Down Here Julie Roberts - Julie Roberts

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89 85
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Yes! Chad Brock - Chad Brock

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76 92
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Not on Your Love Jeff Carson - Jeff Carson

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113 144
Ain't Going Down 'til the Sun ... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Country Songs by One-Hit Wonders

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85 87
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Angels in Waiting Tammy Cochran - Tammy Cochran

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86 90
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When You Lie Next to Me Kellie Coffey - Kellie Coffey

15 Songs That Don't Mean What You Think They Do

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49 67
Skipa Rope/hanson Gargill is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Country Songs by One-Hit Wonders
JohnSheltra added Skipa Rope/hanson Gargill

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73 86
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Should've Asked Her Faster Ty England - Ty England

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76 91
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75 113
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Rockin' the Beer Gut Trailer Choir

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75 91
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She Can't Say I Didn't Cry Rick Treviño - Rick Trevino

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1 1
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GarryDuncan added Daisy a Day Jud Stunk - Daisy a Day

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1 1
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GarryDuncan added Saturday Morning Confusion Bobby Russell

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31 62
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utprrthd added Give Me a Ring Sometime Lisa Brokop

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44 78
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Whatever Comes First Sons of the Desert - Sons of the Desert

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45 80
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She Misses Him Tim Rushlow - Tim Rushlow

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5 17
Ringo is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Country Songs by One-Hit Wonders
gary1964 added Ringo

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4 17
Heart of Dixie is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Country Songs by One-Hit Wonders
EllieGore added Heart of Dixie Ray Lyell

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43 85
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You Can't Hide Beautiful Aaron Lines - Aaron Lines

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17 71
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Moody River Chase Webster