Now That's What I Call Country

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Now That's What I Call Country
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Compilation album by Various artists
Released August 26, 2008
Recorded Various times
Genre Country
Length 78:10
Label UMG
Series chronology
Now That's What I Call Classic Rock
(2008)Now That's What I Call Classic Rock2008
Now That's What I Call Country
(2008)
The Essential Now That's What I Call Christmas
(2008)The Essential Now That's What I Call Christmas2008
Country series chronology
Now That's What I Call Country
(2008) Now That's What I Call Country2008
Now That's What I Call Country Volume 2
(2009) Now That's What I Call Country Volume 22009
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[1]

Now That's What I Call Country is a country music compilation album released on August 26, 2008.[2] The album is the first in the (U.S.) Now! series to be composed exclusively of country music tracks. All of the tracks peaked inside the top 20 of the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart, 16 of which were top 5 hits with 5 of those reaching number one.

The album debuted at number 1 on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart[3] and peaked at number 7 on the Billboard 200[4] in September 2008.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Artist Length
1. "All-American Girl" Carrie Underwood 3:30
2. "Winner at a Losing Game" Rascal Flatts 4:45
3. "Watching Airplanes" Gary Allan 4:00
4. "Because of You" Reba McEntire with Kelly Clarkson 3:41
5. "Everybody" Keith Urban 5:22
6. "Stay" Sugarland 4:42
7. "Love Don't Live Here" Lady Antebellum 3:49
8. "Picture to Burn" Taylor Swift 2:51
9. "Trying to Stop Your Leaving" Dierks Bentley 3:37
10. "All My Friends Say" Luke Bryan 3:59
11. "Letter to Me" Brad Paisley 4:39
12. "I Saw God Today" George Strait 3:19
13. "That Song in My Head" Julianne Hough 3:09
14. "As If" Sara Evans 3:28
15. "Don't Blink" Kenny Chesney 4:44
16. "You're Gonna Miss This" Trace Adkins 3:42
17. "What Kinda Gone" Chris Cagle 2:58
18. "Things That Never Cross a Man's Mind" Kellie Pickler 3:09
19. "Another Try" Josh Turner with Trisha Yearwood 3:44
20. "Alyssa Lies" Jason Michael Carroll 4:18

Free downloads[edit]

The Now That's What I Call Country CD can also unlock free downloads for the following tracks:

  1. Eric Church – "Carolina"
  2. Jamey Johnson – "High Cost of Living"
  3. The Lost Trailers – "Hey Baby"
  4. Ashton Shepherd – "Ain't Dead Yet"
  5. Emily West – "Annie's Gonna Get a Brand New Gun"
  6. Chuck Wicks – "Man of the House"

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (2008) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 1
U.S. Billboard 200 7

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification
United States (RIAA)[5] Gold

References[edit]

Preceded by
Love on the Inside by Sugarland
Top Country Albums number-one album
September 13, 2008
Succeeded by
Love on the Inside by Sugarland