List of number-one country singles of 1950 (U.S.)

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These are the U.S. number-one country songs of 1950, per the Billboard Most-Played Juke Box Folk (Country & Western) Records, Best Selling Folk Retail Records & Country & Western Records Most Played By Folk Disk Jockeys charts.

Issue date Juke Box Retail Disk Jockeys Ref.
Jan. 7 "Blue Christmas"
Ernest Tubb
"Slipping Around"
Margaret Whiting and Jimmy Wakely
"Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer"
Gene Autry
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Jan. 14 "Blues, Stay Away From Me"
The Delmore Brothers
"I Love You Because"
Leon Payne
Jan. 21 "Slipping Around"
Margaret Whiting and Jimmy Wakely
"Chattanoogie Shoe Shine Boy"
Red Foley
Jan. 28 "Take Me in Your Arms and Hold Me"
Eddy Arnold
"I Love You Because"
Leon Payne
Feb. 4 "Chattanoogie Shoe Shine Boy"
Red Foley
"Chattanoogie Shoe Shine Boy"
Red Foley
"Chattanoogie Shoe Shine Boy"
Red Foley
Feb. 11
Feb. 18
Feb. 25
March 4
March 11
March 18
March 25
April 1
April 8
April 15
April 22 "Long Gone Lonesome Blues"
Hank Williams
April 29 "Long Gone Lonesome Blues"
Hank Williams
"Chattanoogie Shoe Shine Boy"
Red Foley
May 6 "Long Gone Lonesome Blues"
Hank Williams
"Long Gone Lonesome Blues"
Hank Williams
May 13
May 20
May 27 "Birmingham Bounce"
Red Foley
June 3 "Birmingham Bounce"
Red Foley
"Long Gone Lonesome Blues"
Hank Williams
June 10 "Birmingham Bounce"
Red Foley
June 17 "I'll Sail My Ship Alone"
Moon Mullican
"Why Don't You Love Me"
Hank Williams
June 24 "Birmingham Bounce"
Red Foley
"Why Don't You Love Me"
Hank Williams
July 1
July 8 "Why Don't You Love Me"
Hank Williams
July 15 "M-I-S-S-I-S-S-I-P-P-I"
Red Foley
July 22 "Why Don't You Love Me"
Hank Williams
"I'll Sail My Ship Alone
Moon Mullican
July 29 "Why Don't You Love Me"
Hank Williams
Aug. 5
Aug. 12
Aug. 19 "I'm Movin' On"
Hank Snow
Aug. 26 "Goodnight, Irene"
Red Foley and Ernest Tubb
"Goodnight, Irene"
Red Foley and Ernest Tubb
Sep. 2 "I'm Movin' On"
Hank Snow
Sep. 9 "I'm Movin' On"
Hank Snow
Sep. 16 "I'm Movin' On"
Hank Snow
Sep. 23
Sep. 30
Oct. 7
Oct. 14
Oct. 21
Oct. 28
Nov. 4
Nov. 11
Nov. 18
Nov. 25
Dec. 2
Dec. 9
Dec. 16
Dec. 23 "If You've Got the Money I've Got the Time"
Lefty Frizzell
Dec. 30 "Moanin' The Blues"
Hank Williams

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