American Country Countdown

​Top 40 singles for the weekend of November 16-17, 2019

     L/W          Artist                                                                             Title
1     3 Brantley Gilbert and Lindsay Ell                            What Happens in a Small Town

2     2 Luke Combs                                                           Even Though I’m Leaving

3     5 Old Dominion                                                         One Man Band

4     1 Russell Dickerson                                                    Every Little Thing

5     8 Thomas Rhett                                                          Remember You Young

6     6 Matt Stell                                                                  Prayed For You

7     4 Chris Janson                                                              Good Vibes

8     7 Keith Urban                                                               We Were

9    10 Kenny Chesney                                                         Tip Of My Tongue

10  11 Lady Antebellum                                                       What If I Never Get Over You

11  12 Jon Pardi                                                                   Heartache Medication

12  13 Dustin Lynch                                                             Ridin’ Roads

13  14 Sam Hunt                                                                  Kinfolks

14  15 Dan+Shay & Justin Bieber                                         10,000 Hours

15  16 Miranda Lambert                                                       It All Comes Out In The Wash

16  17 Jason Aldean                                                             We Back

17  18 Jimmie Allen                                                              Make Me Want To

18  19 Garth Brooks featuring Blake Shelton                        Dive Bar

19  22 Kane Brown                                                               Homesick

20  20 Blake Shelton featuring Trace Adkins                        Hell Right

21  21 Ingrid Andress                                                           More Hearts Than Mine

22  28 Luke Bryan                                                                 What She Wants Tonight

23  25 Jordan Davis                                                               Slow Dance In A Parking Lot

24  23 Midland                                                                       Mr. Lonely

25  26 Ryan Hurd                                                                  To A T

26  29 Maren Morris                                                              The Bones

27  27 Brett Young                                                                  Catch

28  24 Kelsea Ballerini                                                            Homecoming Queen?

29  30 Jake Owen                                                                    Homemade

Old Dominion    o2 Institute,   Birmingham       15th October 2019
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BHBN New Country

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On This Weeks Show

The Top 10 is from this weeks
American Country Countdown

Before that in the first hour, some of our favourite tracks from the
Top 30,  including the best of New Country Music
This week we will be celebrating last weeks CMA Awards
with music from the award winners

 We’re looking forward to your company and your
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         Kira’s Country Corner Diary

The Kitchen Garden Café: Diary Dates –

The Kitchen Garden café based in Kings heath… Is the haven for the best acoustic music that specialise around Country and Folk.  Hosting performances from many talented singers and songwriters and there are many exciting events throughout August with tickets available at the café or online at

Thursday 14th November – The Tillers Plus The Lost Notes – are welcoming you to their performance of their own distinctive style of string band driven folk. They have been described as exhilarating and rowdy.
Doors open 7.30 / Start at 8pm

Thursday 21st November –
The Kitchen Garden presents ‘Write Like A Girl’ at the Kitchen Garden.
A night of live music and storytelling, stripped back and intimate, this is a must see for all fans of Country, Folk and Acoustic music, featuring singer songwriters… Beth Keeping, Emily Faye, Vic Allen and special local guest Hannah Woof.
Doors open 7.30 / Start at 8pm

Thursday 28th November – Deborah Rose and Grey Wolf are set to perform. Deborah Rose a welsh born singer – songwriter has supported many artists as well as performing on Terry Wogan’s Radio 2 for the 50th anniversary of late singer Eva Cassidy.
Grey wolf a trio with a vibrant style that is influenced by old time American String band and Country music. Radio 2 expressed… “A mesmerising group of musicians. Not to be Missed”
Door’s open 7.30 / Start at 8pm.


The 02 Institute have popular country artist’s set to perform and loads to look forward to in 2020, you can check these out and get tickets online on the 02 website…

Thursday 5th December – Midland are making return for a rootin’ tootin’ time, with many of their country hits and harmonies.

Friday 17th January – Chase Rice is taking to the 02 stage for his ‘Pint Of Anything Tour’ including many of his hits and hopefully some new ones.

Saturday 1st February – Brett Eldredge is to perform and to support Eldredge is Lauren Jenkins.

Sunday 10th May – Brothers Osborne are coming to the 02 with their very own country rock form of sound that has seen them nominated for many winning awards.

Thursday 14th May – Keith Urban is back for the first UK tour in over 12 years!!

Country 2 Country Festival is returning in 2020… on the weekend of March 13th-15th.  This will be held in London, Dublin and Glasgow.
Tickets have been released and are available. The weekend headliners and a variety of major country artists have been announced.

Friday Acts: Abby Anderson / Eric Paslay / Tenille Townes – The Cadillac Three / Charles Esten. Headlining Eric Church!

Saturday Acts: Old Dominion / Old Crow Medicine Show / Runaway June.  Headlining Darius Rucker!

Sunday Acts: Brett Young / Tanya Tucker / Jordan Davis. Headlining Luke Combs!

That’s all for this week, all these dates will be posted on our BHBN New Country page, that’s on So, go get your tickets and enjoy the best country acts!