Here are the top 30 bluegrass songs for January 2020, 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. Hard Way Every Time – Dale Ann Bradley (2 last month, 8 months on the chart)
  2. Haggard – The Grascals (3, 7)
  3. Country Boy, Banjo & Flat Top Guitar – Big Country Bluegrass (1, 10)
  4. Tall Fiddler – Michael Cleveland with Tommy Emmanuel (8, 5)
  5. Diggin’ My Potatoes – Tim O’Brien Band (6, 8)
  6. Bourbon Hound – Della Mae (7, 8)
  7. Down in Union County – Larry Sparks (9, 5)
  8. The Guitar Song – Joe Mullins & the Radio Ramblers with Del McCoury (4, 9)
  9. Living Like There’s No Tomorrow – Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver (13, 4)
  10. Both Ends of the Train – Blue Highway (17, 3)
  11. Feeling of Falling – Kenny & Amanda Smith (14, 6)
  12. Take Me Back to West Virginia – Larry Sparks (18, 3)
  13. Bluegrass Radio – Irene Kelley (5, 8)
  14. Call Me Old Fashioned – Jerry Salley (15, 5)
  15. Breaking In Lonesome – Rick Faris (16, 7)
  16. Everybody’s Talkin’ – Seldom Scene (21, 4)
  17. 15th of October – Volume Five (22, 4)
  18. That’s Why I’m Lonesome – Danny Paisley & the Southern Grass (10, 9)
  19. I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry ­– Jason Barie (w/ Del McCoury) (26, 2)
  20. This Town – Merle Monroe (23, 5)
  21. Louisville Rambler – Blue Moon Rising (11, 8)
  22. Hickory, Walnut & Pine – Po’ Ramblin’ Boys (28, 2)
  23. Barefoot Girl – Becky Buller & Russell Moore (27, 3)
  24. Little Magnolia – Lonesome River Band (12, 6)
  25. Over and Over – Gena Britt (29, 2)
  26. Emma – Claybank (30, 2)
  27. Yesterday’s Heartache – Kristy Cox (30, 2)
  28. A Lot Like the Whipporwill – Deer Creek Boys (-, 1)
  29. Run Fanny Run – Band of Ruhks (-, 1)
  30. Like I Could – Rhonda Vincent (-,1)