“Highwayman” is credited to the supergroup The Highwaymen, which comprised Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson and Kris Kristofferson. Any music that topped a couple of pre-Hot C&W Sides chart is only counted as soon as in direction of an artist’s complete. As of 2015, George Strait holds the document for the most country quantity-one singles with 44. It might have been obtainable as an album track the 12 months earlier than being released as a single. “Thank U, Next” returned to the top on the week ending three January 2019.
The list contains only songs written in English, with the only real exception of “La Bamba” (quantity 345), sung in Spanish by the American singer-songwriter Ritchie Valens. The most successful songwriters by way of primary singles are John Lennon ( ) and Paul McCartney (b. 18 Jun 1942). McCartney is credited as the writer on 32 primary … Read More