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Country Songs and Albums for Week of March 14, 2009

Top 10 Country Songs

We have a new No. 1 song this week, as Keith Urban's "Sweet Thing" moves into the top spot. Toby Keith's "God Love Her" drops to No. 2 this week. Darius Rucker's "It Won't Be Like This For Long" moves up three places to No. 3. Kenny Chesney and Mac McAnally's "Down the Road" drops to No. 4, followed by Brooks & Dunn and Reba McEntire's "Cowgirls Don't Cry" at No. 5. George Strait's "River of Love" moves up one to No.

6. Taylor Swift's "White Horse" picks up a spot, moving to No. 7, followed by Dierks Bentley's "Feel that Fire," which drops from No. 5 to No. 8. Jake Owen's "Don't Think I Can't Love You" finally moves up one place from No. 10 last week. Tim McGraw's "Nothin' to Die For" claims the last spot in the Top 10. Next week, look for Keith Urban to continue his hold on the No. 1 spot with "Sweet Thing."

Moving Up at the Speed of Light

Randy Houser's "Boots On" (which I totally *LOVE*) moves up seventeen places, from No. 59 to No. 42. Blake Shelton's "I'll Just Hold On" moves up fifteen places, from No. 60 to No. 45. Sugarland's "It Happens" moves from No. 29 to No. 23 this week. Alan Jackson's "Sissy's Song" moves from No. 39 to No. 33. Trent Tomlinson's "That's How It Still Oughta Be" moves from No. 42 to No. 36. Gloriana's "Wild at Heart" moves from No. 47 to No. 41.

The Latest Tunes To Hit The Air Waves

Dierks Bentley's "Sideways" has the "Hot Shot Debut" distinction on Billboard, debuting at No.

38. Miley Cyrus debuts "The Climb" at No. 48, which is off her Hannah Montana soundtrack. David Nail enters at No. 58, with "Red Light." Billy Ray Cyrus debuts at No. 59, with "Back to Tennessee." Love and Theft debuts "Runaway" at No. 60.

Top 10 Country Albums

  1. Taylor Swift - Fearless ~ read review
  2. Jake Owen - Easy Does It
    Debut sales of 23,000 copies. ~ read review
  3. Robert Plant & Alison Krauss - Raising Sandread review
  4. Darius Rucker - Learn to Live ~ read review
  5. Zac Brown Band - The Foundation ~ read review
  6. Taylor Swift - Taylor Swift ~ read review
  7. Sugarland - Love on the Inside ~ read review
  8. Dierks Bentley - Feel That Fire ~ read review
  9. Jamey Johnson - That Lonesome Song ~ read review
  10. Carrie Underwood - Carnival Ride ~ read review

Other New Country Album Releases This Week

There were no other new country album releases this week.

NOTE: All chart rankings are based on the song or album's position on the Billboard Hot Country Singles Chart or Billboard Country Albums Chart for March 14, 2008.

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