Here are the top 30 bluegrass songs for April 2024, as compiled for the Bluegrass Unlimited National Bluegrass Survey by Lee Michael Demsey.  For more details including songwriter and album information, plus a list of the top 15 bluegrass albums of the month, subscribe to Bluegrass Unlimited magazine.

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

  1.  Forever Young – Daniel Grindstaff w/ Paul Brewster, Dolly Parton (# 2 last month, 6 months on the chart)
  2. Heading East to West Virginia – Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out (8, 4)
  3. Snake Charmer – Balsam Range (3, 7)
  4. El Dorado – Molly Tuttle & Golden Highway (6, 7)
  5. Alberta Bound – Special Consensus (1, 10)
  6. Fall in Tennessee – Authentic Unlimited (7, 7)
  7. Snowbird – Special Consensus (5, 9)
  8. City of New Orleans – Rhonda Vincent (9, 6)
  9. Wildflower Too – Darin and Brooke Aldridge (10, 6)
  10. Can’t Live without Love – Bronwyn Keith-Hynes (17, 3)
  11. Black and White – Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers (4, 12)
  12. Long Hard Road (The Sharecropper’s Dream) – Junior Sisk (14, 5)
  13. What I’m for – Dave Adkins (28, 2)
  14. Pages in your Hand – Chris Jones & the Night Drivers (16, 4)
  15. Blues of the Night – Lonesome River Band (21, 3)
  16. Coming Down the Line – Tennessee Bluegrass Band (20, 4)
  17. Reason to Believe – the Seldom Scene (22, 3)
  18. The Whole of the Moon – Travelin’ McCourys (19, 5)
  19. Willow – Sister Sadie (23, 4)
  20. North Side – Blue Highway (24, 3)
  21. Makin’ Tracks to Macon – Starlett and Big John (18, 5)
  22. Long and Lonesome Letting Go – Jim Lauderdale & The Po’ Ramblin’ Boys (26, 2)
  23. My Picasso – Edgar Loudermilk Band (25, 3)
  24. It’s Lonesome Wherever I Go – Kathy Kallick Band (29, 2)
  25. Browns Ferry Blues – Tony Trischka feat. Billy Strings (-, 1)
  26. Lay ‘Em Down – Benson featuring Heath Williams (30, 2)
  27. Big Wheels – Authentic Unlimited (-, 1)
  28. Hey Brother – Dan Tyminski Band (12, 9)
  29. Just Let Me Know – Grascals (-, 1)
  30. Let It Burn – Kristy Cox (-, 1)

Last month’s top 30
March 2024

  1. Alberta Bound – Special Consensus (#2 last month, 9 months on the chart)
  2. Forever Young – Daniel Grindstaff w/ Paul Brewster, Dolly Parton (4, 5)
  3. Snake Charmer – Balsam Range (3, 6)
  4. Black and White – Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers (1, 11)
  5. Snowbird – Special Consensus (6, 8)
  6. El Dorado – Molly Tuttle & Golden Highway (8, 6)
  7. Fall in Tennessee – Authentic Unlimited (9, 6)
  8. Heading East to West Virginia – Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out (15, 3)
  9. City of New Orleans – Rhonda Vincent (10, 5)
  10. Wildflower Too – Darin and Brooke Aldridge (12, 5)
  11. Love of the Mountains – Mike Mitchel (7, 9)
  12. Hey Brother – Dan Tyminski Band (5, 8)
  13. Kentucky Gold – Dale Ann Bradley with Sam Bush (14, 7)
  14. Long Hard Road (The Sharecropper’s Dream) – Junior Sisk (17, 4)
  15. I Call Her Sunshine – Kody Norris Show (13, 7)
  16. Pages in your Hand – Chris Jones & the Night Drivers (21, 3)
  17. Can’t Live without Love – Bronwyn Keith-Hynes (30, 2)
  18. Makin’ Tracks to Macon – Starlett and Big John (22, 4)
  19. The Whole of the Moon – Travelin’ McCourys (23, 4)
  20. Coming Down the Line – Tennessee Bluegrass Band (24, 3)
  21. Blues of the Night – Lonesome River Band (27, 2)
  22. Reason to Believe – the Seldom Scene (25, 2)
  23. Willow – Sister Sadie (26, 3)
  24. North Side – Blue Highway (28, 2)
  25. My Picasso – Edgar Loudermilk Band (29, 2)
  26. Long and Lonesome Letting Go – Jim Lauderdale & The Po’ Ramblin’ Boys (-, 1)
  27. Jordan – Darrin & Brooke Aldridge with Ricky Skaggs, Mo Pitney, Mark Fain (11, 9)
  28. What I’m for – Dave Adkins (-, 1)
  29. I’m Lonesome Wherever I Go – Kathy Kallick Band (-, 1)
  30. Lay ‘Em Down – Benson featuring Heath Williams (-, 1)