Country music's Top 40 songs for August include a song or two not found on the radio, proving there's a growing cap between what fans purchase and what fans hear during their commute. The top-selling song is No. 3 on this list even though the artist has never cracked the Top 40!

A couple of Lukes — Luke Bryan and Luke Combs — lead this August 2019 list of the hottest songs in country music. Carrie Underwood and Miranda Lambert make big leaps this month, but the biggest leap goes to Matt Stell. "Prayed for You" moves up 24 spots to No. 15 as the song is now a Top 20 radio hit.

New songs from Kenny Chesney and Garth Brooks also fair well this month. What's the song you can't quit right now?

The list of Top 40 Country Songs of August 2019 is compiled from Billboard chart data and sales figures, in addition to staff opinion and reader feedback.

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Top 40 Country Songs for August 2019:

40. Riley Green, “In Love By Now" — THE NEWEST TASTE OF COUNTRY RISER!
39. Dustin Lynch, “Ridin’ Roads”
38. Brett Young, “Catch”
37. Jordan Davis, “Slow Dance In a Parking Lot”
36. Jimmie Allen, “Make Me Want To”
35. Gone West, “What Could’ve Been”
34. Russell Dickerson, “Every Little Thing”
33. Morgan Evans, “Day Drunk”
32. Tim McGraw, “Thought About You”
31. Dylan Scott, “Nothing To Do Town”
30. Thomas Rhett, “Remember You Young”
29. Rascal Flatts, “Back To Life”
28. Chris Lane, “I Don’t Know About You”
27. Cole Swindell, “Love You Too Late”
26. Lady Antebellum, “What If I Never Get Over You”
25. Midland, “Mr. Lonely” — NEW LET IT ROLL ALBUM DROPS AUG. 23!
24. Ryan Hurd, “To a T”
23. Chris Janson, “Good Vibes”
22. Old Dominion, “One Man Band”
21. Jon Pardi, “Heartache Medication”
20. Hardy, “Rednecker”
19. Garth Brooks (Feat. Blake Shelton), “Dive Bar”
18. Dierks Bentley, “Living”
17. Justin Moore, “The Ones That Didn’t Make It Back Home”
16. Florida Georgia Line, “Talk You Out of It”
15. Matt Stell, “Prayed for You” - BIGGEST JUMP, UP 24 SPOTS!
14. Brantley Gilbert & Lindsay Ell, “What Happens In a Small Town”
13. Keith Urban, “We Were”
12. Chris Young, “Raised On Country”
11. Kenny Chesney, “Tip of My Tongue”
10. Runaway June, “Buy My Own Drinks”
9. Miranda Lambert, “It All Comes Out In the Wash” — HIGHEST DEBUT! 
8. Blake Shelton, “God’s Country”
7. Maren Morris, “Girl”
6. Carrie Underwood, “Southbound”
5. Jason Aldean, “Rearview Town”
4. Dan + Shay, “All To Myself”
3. Blanco Brown, “The Git Up” — NO. 1 COUNTRY DIGITAL SONG SALES!
2. Luke Bryan, “Knockin’ Boots”
1. Luke Combs, “Beer Never Broke My Heart”

Did Your Favorite Country Song Make Our Top 40 Country Songs List for August 2019?

What would you add to our list of the Top 40 country songs for August 2019? Share your opinions on this list — as well as the songs that deserve to be included, but weren’t — in the comments section below.

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