The Best 60s Country Songs

A 60s country songs playlist including Tammy Wynette, Jeannie C. Riley, Johnny Cash, Dolly Parton, Merle Haggard, Waylon Jennings, Roger Miller, Charley Pride and more.

Holler Country Music

A 60s country songs playlist including Tammy Wynette, Jeannie C. Riley, Johnny Cash, Dolly Parton, Merle Haggard, Waylon Jennings, Roger Miller, Charley Pride and more.

May 2, 2022 11:39 am GMT
Last Edited July 4, 2023 9:16 am GMT

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The 60s - a decade that saw Loretta Lynn sign her first ever record deal, the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum open in Nashville and the first-ever CMA Awards ceremony.

It was all going on, and the music was on fire! Here's Holler's selection of 100 of the best country songs from the decade.

Check out the full tracklisting below:

  1. Jackson (Feat. Lee Hazelwood)

    Nancy Sinatra

  2. Ring Of Fire

    Johnny Cash

  3. Harper Valley P.T.A

    Jeannie C. Riley

  4. Kay

    John Wesley Ryles, I

  5. Just Because I'm A Woman

    Dolly Parton

  6. Skip A Rope

    Henson Cargill

  7. Mama Tried

    Merle Haggard

  8. Only Daddy That'll Walk The Line

    Waylon Jennings

  9. Gentle On My Mind

    Glen Campbell

  10. Stand By Your Man

    Tammy Wynette

  11. Ode To Billie Joe

    Bobbie Gentry

  12. Just Between You And Me

    Charley Pride

  13. Homecoming

    Tom T. Hall

  14. Crazy (Feat. The Jordanaires)

    Patsy Cline

  15. Hello Walls

    Faron Young

  16. The Race Is On

    George Jones

  17. May The Bird Of Paradise Fly Up Your Nose

    Little Jimmy Dickens

  18. King Of The Road

    Roger Miller

  19. Big Bad John

    Jimmy Dean

  20. Saginaw, Michigan

    Lefty Frizzell

  21. Act Naturally

    Buck Owens

  22. She Thinks I Still Care

    George Jones

  23. The Carroll Country Accident

    Porter Wagoner

  24. Don't Touch Me

    Jeannie Seely

  25. (Margie's At) The Lincoln Park Inn

    Bobby Bare

  26. The Last Thing On My Mind (Feat. Dolly Parton)

    Porter Wagoner

  27. Once A Day

    Connie Smith

  28. Wine Me Up

    Faron Young

  29. Don't Come Home A-Drinkin' (With Lovin' On Your Mind)

    Loretta Lynn

  30. I Fall To Pieces (Feat. The Jordanaires)

    Patsy Cline

  31. D-I-V-O-R-C-E

    Tammy Wynette

  32. Six Days On The Road

    Dave Dudley

  33. A Six Pack To Go

    Hank Thompson

  34. Okie From Muskogee

    Merle Haggard

  35. Touch Me

    Willie Nelson

  36. My Big Iron Skillet

    Wanda Jackson

  37. Dang Me

    Roger Miller

  38. Folsom Prison Blues

    Johnny Cash

  39. Wichita Lineman

    Glen Campbell

  40. Eleven Roses

    Hank Williams, Jr.

  41. Walk Through This World With Me

    George Jones

  42. Sea Of Heartbreak

    Don Gibson

  43. It's Such A Pretty World Today

    Wynn Stewart

  44. I've Got A Tiger By The Tail

    Buck Owens

  45. Bright Lights And Country Music

    Bill Anderson

  46. I've Been Everywhere

    Hank Snow

  47. Pop A Top

    Jim Ed Brown

  48. Phantom 309

    Red Sovine

  49. Flowers On the Wall

    The Statler Brothers

  50. Almost Persuaded

    David Houston

  51. Burning Memories

    Ray Price

  52. Still

    Bill Anderson

  53. Chug-A-Lug

    Roger Miller

  54. Don't You Ever Get Tired Of Hurting Me

    Ray Price

  55. Statue Of A Fool

    Jack Greene

  56. Walk On By

    Leroy Van Dyke

  57. Ribbon Of Darkness

    Marty Robbins

  58. Crystal Chandelier

    Carl Belew

  59. I Wouldn't Buy A Used Car From Him

    Norma Jean

  60. The Bridge Washed Out

    Warner Mack

  61. Distant Drums

    Jim Reeves

  62. Stateside

    Mel Tillis

  63. Me & Mr. Hohner

    Bobby Darin

  64. The Weight

    Jackie DeShannon

  65. Don't Let Me Down

    Dillard & Clark

  66. LA - Memphis - Tyler

    Dale Hawkins

  67. Detroit City

    Bobby Bare

  68. We'll Get Ahead Someday (Feat. Dolly Parton)

    Porter Wagoner

  69. Yakety Axe

    Chet Atkins

  70. The End Of The World

    Skeeter Davis

  71. Send Me The Pillow You Dream On

    Johnny Tillotson

  72. Honey

    Bobby Goldsboro

  73. Wolverton Mountain

    Claude King

  74. The Rubber Room

    Porter Wagoner

  75. Brown Eyed Handsome Man

    Waylon Jennings

  76. Abilene

    George Hamilton IV

  77. Streets Of Bakersfield

    Buck Owens

  78. Drug Store Truck Drivin' Man

    The Byrds

  79. Up On Cripple Creek

    The Band

  80. Sin City

    The Flying Burrito Brothers

  81. Galveston

    Glen Campbell

  82. Rings Of Gold (Feat. Don Gibson)

    Dottie West

  83. Just Someone I Used To Know (Feat. Dolly Parton)

    Porter Wagoner

  84. Life Has Its Little Ups And Downs

    Charlie Rich

  85. Next In Line

    Conway Twitty

  86. Kansas City Star

    Roger Miller

  87. A Tombstone Every Mile

    Dick Curless

  88. Dumb Blonde

    Dolly Parton

  89. A Boy Named Sue

    Johnny Cash

  90. Wings Of A Dove

    Ferlin Husky

  91. The Game Of Triangles (Feat. Norma Jean And Liz Anderson)

    Bobby Bare

  92. Charlie's Shoes

    Billy Walker

  93. The Ballad Of Jed Clampett (Feat. Earl Scruggs)

    Lester Flatt

  94. We Must Have Been Out Of Our Minds (Feat. Melba Montgomery)

    George Jones

  95. There Goes My Everything

    Jack Greene

  96. Laura (What's He Got That I Ain't Got)

    Leon Ashley

  97. Your Good Girl's Gonna Go Bad

    Tammy Wynette

  98. By The Time I Get To Phoenix

    Glen Campbell

  99. How Does That Grab You, Darlin'?

    Nancy Sinatra

  100. Girl From The North Country (Feat. Johnny Cash)

    Bob Dylan


For more of the best of country from across the decades, see below:

Written by Jof Owen