Country Music is one of the Music genres that marks its origin from southern United States in 1920 and it gained popularity among listeners in 1940. Country Music basically is folk music in culture style from southeastern genre of United States but in present times it is used to describe many styles. In Country Music genre Ballads and dance tunes are extensively used and most of the times string instruments such as Banjos, Bass Guitar, Mandolin, and steel guitars are used. Below in the list we have prepared a list of top ten country songs of May 2017.
Below enlisted songs are the top ten country songs of May 2017.
10. Yeah Boy:
The country song ‘Yeah Boy’ is sung by the Artist Kelsea Ballerini. She was also considered for Grammy Awards for her brilliant performance. The song is one of the best songs enlisted in her first album ‘‘The First Time’ and the album was launched in 2015. It was penned by Kelsea Ballerini, Forest Glen Whitehead and Keesy Timmer. This County song was recognized, praised, enjoyed by worldwide Music lovers. ‘’Yeah Boy’’ also debuted at number 38 on Online Portals. Last week it was positioned at number 12 and now its peak position is number 10 in Songs list.
9. The Weekend:
This song is sung by the Artist Brantley Gilbert and also co written by Gilbert together with Andrew De Roberts. It was released in 2016 as the first single from his fourth Album ‘’Devil Don’t Sleep’’. Commercially this country song debuted quite well. It was the third best-selling song of the week. It got position no. 9. “The Weekend” is written beautifully and effortlessly.
The song is sung by the Artist Dierks Bentley. He is a talented singer who generally sings the songs based on relationships. The song ‘’Black’’ is one of the songs taken from the album ‘’Black’’. It was written by Dierks Bentley, Ros, and Ashley. It was released in the month of November, 2016. It marked its presence in at the position 6.
7. Any Ol’ Barstool:
The song is soulfully sung by The Artist Jason Aldean. It is from his Album ‘’They Don’t Know’’. The song was written by Derik, and Josh Thompson. This is a love break up song in which the artist is trying to convince his lady love that everything is fine and smooth and there are no negative side effects of his break up from his former lover. This song attracts its listeners with its feel.
6. The Fighter:
It is sung by Keith Urban. Carrie Underwood is also featured in this song. ‘’The Fighter’’ song is from the Album Ripcord and is co written and co produced by Keith Urban and Bus bee. Its Release Date was February 6, 2017. The Fighter is about a man who promises that he will always protect and support a woman. From the first day of release it became a hit on Hot Country songs list and its highest position was 2 sometimes back but now it stands on no. 6.
5. Hometown Girl:
It is sung by The Artist Josh Turner. “Hometown Girl” Is appreciated and loved by both Men and Women. It is a song that talks about the girl who is not among the regular ordinary girls, but an old soul and is worth being with her. This Country Song is written by Marc Beeson and Daniel. It is from Josh’s sixth album ‘’Deep South’’, and was released in the month of Mar, 2016.
4. Dirt on My Boots:
Jon is one of the traditional artists who sings country songs most of the times. He makes his second No. 1 on Country Airplay chart. “Dirt on My Boots’’ Is the single from his Album ‘’California Sunrise’’. The song was released on September 19, 2016 and was inked by Rhett Akins, Jesse, and Ashley. It is a melodious and great dance song. It was on number 2 on Online Portals. Now it is on no. 4 in Country Songs list of May 2017.
The Artist Luke Combs has sung the song ‘’Hurricane’’. It is his debut single. In this song The Artist is comparing his former love interest to a Hurricane. As we all know lives after a Hurricane gets badly disturbed and destroyed, it takes time to get back to a normal state. In the same way if a person in your life comes and let you be alone all of a sudden our life gets disturbed. It is penned by Thomas Archer, Luke Combs, and Taylor Phillips. It is from The Album ‘’this one is For You’’.
2. In Case You Didn’t Know:
The Artist Brett Young has beautifully sung this song. It is co penned by Trent Tomlinson, Brett Young, Kylie, and Tyler Reeve. It is widely popular as a dance song at wedding parties. In 2017 by The RIAA, it was certified Gold. This track became a best selling song while loved by the audiences across the world. It’s a soulful track while contains party type music and lyrics.
1. Body Like A Back Road:
This song is sung by Sam Hunt and is co penned by Hunt, Josh Osborne, Zech, and this song reached number one on many online portals for many consecutive weeks. The songs gained commercial success while became popular among the fans. It is a very pretty song that contains beautiful lyrics and music. A soothing number will make you crazy all around.
By going through this article you can easily understand how strong their presence is not only in America but worldwide. All the listed songs contain excellent music and lyrics and composed and performed by best artists. All the listed country tracks are memorable and satisfying and gained so much success in May 2017.