Here are the top 30 bluegrass songs for July 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. Heading East to West Virginia – Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out (# 1 last month, 7 months on the chart)
  2. What I’m For – Dave Adkins (3, 5)
  3. Can’t Live without Love – Bronwyn Keith-Hynes (4, 6)
  4. Blues of the Night – Lonesome River Band (5, 6)
  5. Long Hard Road (The Sharecropper’s Dream) – Junior Sisk (7, 8)
  6. Big Wheels – Authentic Unlimited (10, 4)
  7. Coming Down the Line – Tennessee Bluegrass Band (8, 7)
  8. Price I Pay – Darin & Brooke Aldridge feat. John Jorgenson (15, 3)
  9. North Side – Blue Highway (13, 6)
  10. Reason to Believe – The Seldom Scene (12, 6)
  11. El Dorado – Molly Tuttle & Golden Highway (2, 10)
  12. Willow – Sister Sadie (14, 6)
  13. Browns Ferry Blues – Tony Trischka feat. Billy Strings (16, 4)
  14. Jubilee – Becky Buller w/ Aoife O’Donovan (24, 3)
  15. It’s Lonesome Wherever I Go – Kathy Kallick Band (19, 6)
  16. Just Let Me Know – Grascals (20, 4)
  17. Lay ‘Em Down – Benson featuring Heath Williams (21, 5)
  18. Bluegrass Radio – Alison Brown and Steve Martin (25, 2)
  19. Please Mr. Please – Rhonda Vincent (27, 2)
  20. Let It Burn – Kristy Cox (22, 4)
  21. If You Talk in your Sleep – Del McCoury Band (23, 3)
  22. A Man Like Me – Junior Sisk feat. Dan Tyminski (29, 2)
  23. Forever Young – Daniel Grindstaff w/ Paul Brewster, Dolly Parton (6, 9)
  24. Colorado Winter – Jerry Salley (26, 3)
  25. Fall in Tennessee – Authentic Unlimited (9, 10)
  26. Will You Ever Be Mine – Bronwyn Keith-Hynes (-, 1)
  27. Ghost of a Love – Missy Raines & Allegheny feat. Dudley Connell & Michael Cleveland (30, 2)
  28. Just Beyond – Barry Abernathy w/John meador, Tim Raybon, Bradley Walker (-, 1)
  29. Cross the Line – Wood Box Heroes (-, 1)
  30. Till Lonesome Comes Around – Danny Paisley (-, 1)

Last month’s top 30
May
2024

  1. Heading East to West Virginia – Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out (# 1 last month, 6 months on the chart)
  2. El Dorado – Molly Tuttle & Golden Highway (2, 9)
  3. What I’m For – Dave Adkins (6, 4)
  4. Can’t Live without Love – Bronwyn Keith-Hynes (8, 5)
  5. Blues of the Night – Lonesome River Band (11, 5)
  6. Forever Young – Daniel Grindstaff w/ Paul Brewster, Dolly Parton (3, 8)
  7. Long Hard Road (The Sharecropper’s Dream) – Junior Sisk (10, 7)
  8. Coming Down the Line – Tennessee Bluegrass Band (12, 6)
  9. Fall in Tennessee – Authentic Unlimited (5, 9)
  10. Big Wheels – Authentic Unlimited (20, 3)
  11. Snake Charmer – Balsam Range (4, 9)
  12. Reason to Believe – the Seldom Scene (14, 5)
  13. North Side – Blue Highway (16, 5)
  14. Willow – Sister Sadie (17, 6)
  15. Price I Pay – Darin & Brooke Aldridge feat. John Jorgenson (26, 2)
  16. Browns Ferry Blues – Tony Trischka feat. Billy Strings (21, 3)
  17. City of New Orleans – Rhonda Vincent (7, 8)
  18. Long and Lonesome Letting Go – Jim Lauderdale & The Po’ Ramblin’ Boys (19, 4)
  19. It’s Lonesome Wherever I Go – Kathy Kallick Band (23, 4)
  20. Just Let Me Know – Grascals (25, 3)
  21. Lay ‘Em Down – Benson featuring Heath Williams (24, 4)
  22. Let It Burn – Kristy Cox (27, 3)
  23. If You Talk in your Sleep – Del McCoury Band (28, 2)
  24. Jubilee – Becky Buller w/ Aoife O’Donovan (29, 2)
  25. Bluegrass Radio – Alison Brown and Steve Martin (-, 1)
  26. Colorado Winter – Jerry Salley (30, 2)
  27. Please Mr. Please – Rhonda Vincent (-, 1)
  28. Alberta Bound – Special Consensus (9, 12)
  29. A Man Like Me – Junior Sisk feat. Dan Tyminski (-, 1)
  30. Ghost of a Love – Missy Raines & Allegheny feat. Dudley Connell & Michael Cleveland (-, 1)