"Meant to Be," Combs again top Billboard
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"Meant to Be," Combs again top Billboard

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 – 48 weeks and running for "Meant to Be" from Bebe Rexha and Florida Georgia Line on the Hot Country Songs Billboard chart for the week ending Nov. 3. Luke Combs led the Top Country Albums chart with "This One's For You."

On the songs chart, Combs was second with "She Got the Best of Me," Dan + Shay third with "Tequila" and fourth with "Speechless." Kane Brown was up three to fifth with "Lose It." Jimmie Allen went from 9 to 6 with "Best Shot." Mitchell Tenpenny also moved up three, to seventh, with "Drunk Me."

Jason Aldean stood at 14 with "Drowns the Whiskey," featuring Miranda Lambert, up 3. Dierks Bentley also was up 3, to 15, with "Burning Man," featuring Brothers Osborne. Brown debuted at 17 with "Good As You." Kip Moore was at 19 with "Last Shot," up 3. Stapleton's "Millionaire" was up 4 to 20. So was Dustin Lynch's "Good Girl" at 21.

Thomas Rhett jumped 8 to 25 with "Sixteen." Aldean was 26th with "Girl Like You," up 4. Brett Young was 38th with "Here Tonight," up 3. Morgan Wallen jumped 6 to 41 with "Whiskey Glasses." Keith Urban was at 45 with "Never Comin Down," up 3.

On the albums chart, Aldean was second with "Rearview Town," Jason Isbell And the 400 Unit third with "Live From the Ryman," Eric Church fourth with "Desperate Man" and Dan + Shay fifth with their self-titled disc. Florida Georgia Line was up 4 to 16 with "Dig Your Roots." Tim McGraw's "Number One Hits" was up 3 to 19. Taylor Swift jumped 7 to 20 with "Red." Stapleton also was 21st with "From A Room: Volume 2," up 4. Morgan Wallen was at 24 with "If I Know Me,' up 6. George Strait's "50 Number Ones" moved up 4 to 25. So did Elvis Presley's "Elvis: 30 #1 Hits," at 28.

Maren Morris' was 30th with "Hero," up 4. Keith Urban's "Ripcord" was up 3 to 34. Mitchell Tenpenny's self-titled EP jumped from 43 to 36. Luke Bryan stood at 45 with "Kill the Lights," up 4.

Jason Isbell And The 400 Unit were first on the Americana/Folk Albums chart. Stapleton was second with "Traveller," Elle King debuted in third with "Shake the Spirit," Stapleton fourth with "From A Room: Volume 1" and Hozier fifth with his self-titled debut.

On the Bluegrass Albums chart, Dailey & Vincent were first with "The Sounds of Christmas." Rhonda Vincent & The Rage were second with "Live at the Ryman," Punch Brothers third with "All Ashore," Molly Tuttle fourth with "Rise" and Trampled by Turtles fifth with "Life is Good on the Open Road."

On the overall top 200, Combs was 24th, Aldean 27th, Isbell 38th, Church 41st and Dan + Shay 41st.


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