List of number-one country singles of 1988 (U.S.)

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These are the U.S. number-one country songs of 1988, per the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart.[1]

Issue date Title Artist
January 2 Somewhere Tonight Highway 101
January 9 I Can't Get Close Enough Exile
January 16 One Friend Dan Seals
January 23 Where Do the Nights Go Ronnie Milsap
January 30 Goin' Gone Kathy Mattea
February 6 Wheels Restless Heart
February 13 Tennessee Flat Top Box Rosanne Cash
February 20 Twinkle, Twinkle Lucky Star Merle Haggard
February 27 I Won't Take Less Than Your Love Tanya Tucker, Paul Davis and Paul Overstreet
March 5 Face to Face Alabama
March 12 Too Gone Too Long Randy Travis
March 19 Life Turned Her That Way Ricky Van Shelton
March 26 Turn It Loose The Judds
April 2 Love Will Find Its Way to You Reba McEntire
April 9 Famous Last Words of a Fool George Strait
April 16 I Wanna Dance with You Eddie Rabbitt
April 23 I'll Always Come Back K. T. Oslin
April 30 It's Such a Small World Rodney Crowell with Rosanne Cash
May 7 Cry, Cry, Cry Highway 101
May 14 I'm Gonna Get You Eddy Raven
May 21 Eighteen Wheels and a Dozen Roses Kathy Mattea
May 28
June 4 What She Is (Is a Woman in Love) Earl Thomas Conley
June 11 I Told You So Randy Travis
June 18
June 25 He's Back and I'm Blue The Desert Rose Band
July 2 If It Don't Come Easy Tanya Tucker
July 9 Fallin' Again Alabama
July 16 If You Change Your Mind Rosanne Cash
July 23 Set 'Em Up Joe Vern Gosdin
July 30 Don't We All Have the Right Ricky Van Shelton
August 6 Baby Blue George Strait
August 13 Don't Close Your Eyes Keith Whitley
August 20 Bluest Eyes in Texas Restless Heart
August 27 The Wanderer Eddie Rabbitt
September 3 I Couldn't Leave You If I Tried Rodney Crowell
September 10 (Do You Love Me) Just Say Yes Highway 101
September 17 Joe Knows How to Live Eddy Raven
September 24 Addicted Dan Seals
October 1 We Believe in Happy Endings Earl Thomas Conley with Emmylou Harris
October 8 Honky Tonk Moon Randy Travis
October 15 Streets of Bakersfield Dwight Yoakam with Buck Owens
October 22 Strong Enough to Bend Tanya Tucker
October 29 Gonna Take a Lot of River The Oak Ridge Boys
November 5 Darlene T. Graham Brown
November 12 Runaway Train Rosanne Cash
November 19 I'll Leave This World Loving You Ricky Van Shelton
November 26
December 3 I Know How He Feels Reba McEntire
December 10 If You Ain't Lovin' (You Ain't Livin') George Strait
December 17 A Tender Lie Restless Heart
December 24 When You Say Nothing at All Keith Whitley
December 31

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  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2008). Hot Country Songs 1944 to 2008. Record Research, Inc. pp. 663–664. ISBN 0-89820-177-2.