In , Billboard magazine made a major change in the way in which it ranks the top-performing country music songs in the United States. Since , the Hot Country Songs chart had been based on weekly airplay data from country music radio stations compiled by Nielsen Broadcast Data Systems. With effect from the issue dated October 20, , however, the magazine significantly altered the methodology of this chart to incorporate digital downloads , streaming , and airplay not only from country stations but from stations of all formats. Although this chart was published for the first time in , Billboard considers the period since Hot Country Songs began using Neilsen data in to also form part of the history of the Country Airplay listing. An immediate beneficiary of the change in methodology for the Hot Country Songs chart was Taylor Swift.
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Music Outfitters, Inc. Billboard Year-End Hot Country chart for For detailed information on how Billboard compiled the charts, see the Wikipedia article " Billboard Hot ". Go to Year: 1. Time Is Love , Josh Turner 2. Why Ya Wanna , Jana Kramer 4. Cowboys and Angels , Dustin Lynch 5. Kissed You Good Night , Gloriana 6.
However, it was a newcomer that snuck past everyone to grab the flag with a ballad that's been among the most downloaded, most requested songs of the year. Carrie Underwood made a strong push with her new hit 'Blown Away,' but ultimately, she has to settle for the No. Meanwhile, last month's No. But that's okay, as Little Big Town have another song inside the Top Watch out for another newcomer this fall -- Florida Georgia Line 's 'Cruise' is a song you're glad you can't get out of your head. The duo make a remarkable leap to the Top 5. The list of the Top 40 Country Songs for October is compiled from Billboard chart data and sales figures, in addition to staff opinion and reader feedback. Faith Hill, 'American Heart' Lauren Alaina, 'Eighteen Inches'
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