Sam Hunt’s “Body Like A Back Road” Reaches #1 On Hot Country Songs

Sam Hunt [UMG Nashville Press Photo]

Sam Hunt’s “Body Like A Back Road” debuted at #2 on last week’s Billboard Hot Country Songs chart.

This week, it rises to #1.

In conjunction with its rise on the all-encompassing chart, “Body” holds at #1 on the Country Digital Song Sales subchart. It meanwhile debuts at #1 on Country Streaming Songs and holds at #21 on Country Airplay.

“Body” seizes the Hot Country Songs throne from Little Big Town’s “Better Man,” which falls to #2.

Jon Pardi’s “Dirt On My Boots” rises one spot to #3, while Keith Urban’s “Blue Ain’t Your Color” drops one place to #4.

In conjunction with its rise to #1 on Country Airplay, Dustin Lynch’s “Seein’ Red” rises two spots to #5 on the overall Hot Country Songs listing.

Written by Brian Cantor

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