Kane Brown & Lauren Alaina’s “What Ifs” Earns #1 On Hot Country Songs

“What Ifs” dethrones Sam Hunt’s “Body Like A Back Road,” which ruled for a record 34 weeks.

Lauren Alaina & Kane Brown - What Ifs | Sony

After a record 34 weeks atop the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart, Sam Hunt’s “Body Like A Back Road” falls from #1.

Kane Brown’s “What Ifs (featuring Lauren Alaina),” which was #2 last week, moves into the top spot on this week’s listing.

In conjunction with its gain on Hot Country Songs, “What Ifs” rises to #1 on the Streaming Songs subchart. It meanwhile rises to #2 on Country Airplay and falls to #2 on Country Digital Song Sales.

The aforementioned “Body Like A Back Road” slips to #2 on this week’s chart, while Luke Combs’ “When It Rains It Pours” rises one spot to #3.

Dustin Lynch’s “Small Town Boy” dips one place to #4, and Thomas Rhett’s “Unforgettable” holds at #5.

— Kenny Chesney’s “All The Pretty Girls,” which tops this week’s Country Airplay chart, takes #7 on Hot Country Songs.

— Maren Morris’ “Dear Hate (featuring Vince Gill),” which claims #1 on Country Digital Song Sales, debuts at #21 on Hot Country.

Written by Brian Cantor

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