Here are the top 30 bluegrass songs for August 2019, as compiled for the Bluegrass Unlimited National Bluegrass Survey by Lee Michael Demsey.  For more details, including songwriter and album information, subscribe to Bluegrass Unlimited magazine.

Hear the top 30 songs on the Lee Michael Demsey Show on the last Saturday of every month.

  1. The Guitar Song – Joe Mullins & the Radio Ramblers with Del McCoury (6, 4)
  2. No Candy in my Bluegrass – Mickey Galyean & Cullen’s Bridge (3, 6)
  3. Dance, Dance, Dance – Appalachian Road Show (1, 9)
  4. Country Boy, Banjo & Flat Top Guitar – Big Country Bluegrass (5, 5)
  5. Get Me Gone – Balsam Range (2, 8)
  6. Something about a Train Sound – Irene Kelley (4, 8)
  7. Urge for Going – Dede Wyland (10, 6)
  8. Next Train South – Po’ Ramblin’ Boys (8, 7)
  9. That’s Why I’m Lonesome – Danny Paisley & the Southern Grass (12, 4)
  10. Bluegrass Radio – Irene Kelley (19, 3)
  11. Hard Way Every Time – Dale Ann Bradley (18, 3)
  12. Rusty Rails – Carolina Blue (15, 5)
  13. The Hills and Home – High Fidelity (7, 12)
  14. One Step, Two Step – Brandon Rickman (9, 111)
  15. Diggin’ My Potatoes – Tim B’Brien Band (21, 3)
  16. Haggard – The Grascals (27, 2)
  17. True Grass (Why Can’t Blue Grass Just Be True Grass Again) – Lorraine Jordan and Carolina Road with Danny Paisley and Junior Sisk (11, 14)
  18. Losing You Blues – Sister Sadie (13, 11)
  19. Louisville Rambler – Blue Moon Rising (24, 3)
  20. Swept Away – Missy Raines (14, 7)
  21. Bourbon Hound – Della Mae (25, 3)
  22. Ain’t Going Down to the River – Missy Armstrong (28, 2)
  23. Two Old Country Boys Like Us – Larry Stephenson w/Ronny Bowman (29, 2)
  24. Breaking In Lonesome – Rick Faris (30, 2)
  25. Dark Side of the Mountain – Unspoken Tradition (17, 8)
  26. Little Magnolia – Lonesome River Band (-, 1)
  27. This Beautiful World – Kathy Kallick Band (22, 9)
  28. Feeling of Falling – Kenny & Amanda Smith (-, 1)
  29. Dive – Stephen Curtis Chapman w/Ricky Skaggs (-, 1)
  30. Lonesome Riverboat Blues – Edgar Loudermilk feat. Jeff Autry (-, 1)