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Top 150 Traditional Bluegrass Music Songs 2019 - Hot Traditional Bluegrass Country Albums and Top 100 Singles

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Traditional Bluegrass music has seen a resurgence in popularity as some Bluegrass fans prefer more simple chord progressions and want to hear more acoustic instruments. The Traditional Bluegrass Music Chart seeks to highlight this increasingly popular sub-genre of Bluegrass music with stats such as Ralph Stanley, Dem McCoury, Ricky Skaggs and Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver. Radio stations (both online and terrestrial) have embraced Traditional Bluegrass music for its heartfelt lyrics and pure instrumentation.
- The Traditional Bluegrass Music Chart is published daily - weekdays and weekends - by 2 pm CST (Nashville/Austin time). Country Chart Magazine publishes the Traditional Bluegrass chart 365 times each year. Most Traditional Bluegrass music bands stay away from instruments amplified electrically - but they do often 'mike' their instruments when performing to large crowds who might not otherwise be able to properly hear the sweet sound of Traditional Bluegrass music. Stay tu…

Top Contemporary Bluegrass Music iTunes Songs Chart 2019 - Progressive Bluegrass Albums Chart - CDs, Vinyl Albums and Downloads

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Beginning in the 1980s, many Bluegrass music fans warmed to a somewhat more modern style of music that built upon the bedrocks of Traditional Bluegrass and Progressive Bluegrass. This sub-genre of Bluegrass was called "Contemporary Bluegrass," and it has managed develop into a thriving group on bands and Contemporary Bluegrass artists that create innovative and captivating music. Nevertheless, Contemporary Bluegrass music still manages to adhere to many elements of Traditional Bluegrass while still managing to sound fresh and new.
- The Contemporary Bluegrass Music Chart is published each day by 2 pm CST (Nashville/Austin time). Country Chart Magazine publishes this chart weekdays and weekends - including holidays. The Contemporary Bluegrass Music Chart highlights the most popular music in this sub-genre of Bluegrass. Fans of Contemporary Bluegrass music are actively represented on the Bluegrass music festival scene are frequent ticket buyers for concerts. At the same, time …

Top 10 Country Music Vinyl and Compact Discs 2019 - Hot New Country Vinyl Albums Chart & CD Music Releases

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These are the Top New Country Music Compact Disc releases for the week, and our CD chart highlights the hottest new packaged physical music releases in country music right now. Find trending new release CDs and Vinyl. Amazon.com and Walmart are two of the top retailers in country music, and the charts below reflect the influence of these two retailers on country music sales from top country music artists on radio and streaming services, as well as artists who have a fan base that purchases music regularly..
- The Country CD & Vinyl Musc Chart is published every day by 2 pm CST (Nashville/Austin time). This chart is updated hourly by the CountryChart.com staff. Compact discs and vinyl records are important items for country fans to own. In fact, streaming and MP3 downloads do not engender the amount of fan attachment of compact discs and vinyl records. Country fans want to own a piece of their favorite artists and study the front CD insert by reading the credits and mentions of than…

Top 10 Country Music Compilation & Greatest Hits Albums Chart 2019 - Box Set, Retrospective CD, Vinyl Album, MP3 Download Chart

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The Country Music Compilations Chart highlights the enduring popularity of compilation, country box sets and Greatest Hits albums in country music. Indeed, Country music compilations are often some of the biggest selling albums in country music and often place at #1 or in the Top 10 country albums charts. While many country music compilations offer a number of different artists on one album, retrospective albums - also called 'greatest hits' albums - are also extremely popular. Many classic country artists from the past have seen great catalog sales from country music compilation albums. Various artist compilations are popular both in physical CD sales and in music playlist albums containing various country music artists.
- The Country Music Compilations and Greatest Hits Albums Chart is published every day by 2 pm CST (Nashville/Austin time). This chart is updated daily by the staff of CountryChart.com. Surprisingly, compilation albums continue to delight country fans who ofte…

Top 10 Live Country Music Albums 2019 and Top 10 Live Country Concert Recordings - Downloads. Music CDs

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Live music is the lifeblood of country music, and the Top 10 Live Country Recordings chart highlights the top live recorded songs and albums from concerts of your favorite country music artists. Country concertgoers are among the most rabid ticket buyers for musical events across the United States, and may country fans prefer the immediacy of feeling in live concert recordings. This has led to a stellar group of artists producing top country music songs and albums that people want to hear again and again. This music chart completely involves live music recordings from country artists in a concert setting.
- The Live Country Music Recording Chart is published daily by 2 pm CST (Nashville/Austin time). The Live Country Music Recording Chart is updated hourly by CountryChart.com staff reporters. The top trending live concert country recordings are included along with the top albums and songs. Many country music artists thrive in high pressure concerts among thousands of fans and offer th…

Top 10 Neotraditional Country Music Albums Chart 2019 - Top New Traditional (Neo-Traditional) Country Music on CD, Vinyl Record and MP3 Downloads

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Neotraditional country music seems to focus on instrumentation, and the country music's most popular Neotraditional stars often have some of the most iconic senses of style in all of country music. The Neotraditional Country Music Chart seeks to showcase the best of Neotraditional music, and the most popular and trending albums and EPs in the musical genre.
- The Neotraditional Country Music Chart is published each day by 2 pm CST (Nashville/Austin time). The chart is updated hourly by the staff of Country Chart Magazine. The aforementioned fashion choices of many Neotraditional artists come from the bold clothing ensembles of country stars from the 1940s and 1950s. Country stars like Alan Jackson and Dwight Yoakam have signature styles that harken back to country stars of yesteryear. Neotraditional music itself probably got its biggest boost in 1991 with the emergence of Garth Brooks, one of the bestselling musical artists of all time in any genre. The Neotraditionall Country Mus…

Top 40 Western Swing Music Chart 2019 - Hot Western Swing Music CD, Vinyl Records MP3 Online Downloads and Streaming Charts

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The top music in Western Swing is showcased in The Western Swing Music Chart from Country Chart Magazine. The Western Swing sound that originated in the 1920s American South and American West is up-tempo country-styled dance music that is still popular today. But the music from the past has combined with popular artists from today that make up the The Western Swing Music Chart. Find the top Western Swing compact discs, vinyl records and MP3 downloads.
- The Western Swing Music Chart is published daily by 2 pm CST (Nashville/Austin time). The Western Swing Music chart is updated each hour. In popular culture, Western Swing's most important moment came in the period of the 1930s to early 1940s, but the war and a nightclub tax dampened the growth of the genre. Fans of Western Swing love the fact that the fiddle takes the lead in the band ove rother elements of an orchestra and even vocals in many cases. Stay tuned to Country Chart Magazine and CountryChart.com for the latest news and …

Top 10 Roadhouse Country Music Albums 2019 - Most Popular Roadhouse Country Packaged Music - CD & Vinyl

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Find the roadhouse country music in the Top 10 Roadhouse Country Music Chart. While roadhouse country music is still being made today, the genre celebrates the classic country sound grounded in traditional country roots - including artists such as Merle Haggard, George Jones, Johnny Cash, Conway Twitty, Loretta Lynn, Ronnie Milsap and others - including Dolly Parton, Kenny Rogers, Patsy Cline. Of course, Willie Nelson is included here, and the 'Red Headed Stranger' even has his own Sirius XM channel devoted to Roadhouse Country called "Wille's Roadhouse." This channel has introduced younger country music fans to the roadhouse country music genre.
- UPDATED! The Roadhouse Country Music Chart is published every day by 2 pm CST (Nashville/Austin time). The chart updated hourly the staff of CountryChart.com. The classic country sounds played in honky tonks and roadside bars is heritage music for country fans, and the genre 'roadhouse country' blends elements o…

Top 10 Today's Country Music Albums Chart - Hot Country Artists CD and Vinyl Record Chart plus MP3 Downloads 2019

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The term "Today's Country" refers to a specific sub-genre of country music that primarily focuses on radio-ready current trending country music. The "Today's Country" Music Album Chart highlights the top new music from the brightest country music stars, including George Strait, Little Big Town, Jason Aldean, Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert.
- The "Today's Country" Music Albums Chart - Chart is published daily by 2 pm CST (Nashville/Austin time). The chart is updated hourly. Country radio is highly important to the constant evolution of the genre of country music, and many of the most successful country radio station programmers believe in using the most popular artists from the "Today's Country" sub-genre of country music. Therefore, the Top 10 "Today's Country" Albums Chart is a good guide to the type of music being played on country radio right now. Stay tuned to CountryChart.com for the top new albums in "T…

Top 10 Classic Country Music Albums 2019 - Popular Online Music from Radio Stations, CD, Vinyl, Downloads

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The Classic Country Music Chart is pure country music that takes us back to a more traditional time in country music that many of us long for, and The Classic Country Music Chart shows you the top classic country albums on CD, Vinyl and Download that people are listening to right now on online radio, streaming services or buying in stores which specialize in country music. The aim of the chart is to offer you the top music heard on classic country music radio stations and that you remember from your past. However, new packaged music of classic country music is offered each week by some of the top music companies in country music.
- The Classic Country Music Chart is published every day by 2 pm CST (Nashville/Austin time). This chart is updated hourly. Classic Country Music is a unique genre because it has two distinct elements. The Golden Age of classic country music is usually considered to be the 1920s, 1930s, 1940s,  1950s and 1960s with such popular artists as Hank Williams, Johnn…