Bebe Rexha & Florida Georgia Line’s “Meant To Be” Enjoys 40th Week At #1 On Hot Country Songs

“Meant To Be” is still the hottest country song in America.

FGL & Bebe Rexha at New Year's Rockin Eve | Kelsey McNeal/ABC

Bebe Rexha’s “Meant To Be (featuring Florida Georgia Line)” continues its record-breaking reign atop the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart.

“Meant To Be” enjoys a 40th consecutive week at #1 on the listing, which ranks the hottest country songs in America based on sales, streams and radio airplay.

“Meant To Be” extends the record for most weeks atop the chart. Sam Hunt’s “Body Like A Back Road,” the previous record-holder, ruled for 34 weeks last year.

Dan + Shay’s smash “Tequila” holds at #2 on this week’s chart, while Florida Georgia Line’s “Simple” rises two spots to #3.

Jason Aldean’s “Drowns The Whiskey (featuring Miranda Lambert)” falls one spot to #4, while Luke Bryan’s “Sunrise, Sunburn, Sunset” climbs two spots to #5.

Written by Brian Cantor

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