Luke Combs is an American country singer-songwriter who has found success with his unique sound and heartfelt lyrics. With five consecutive number one hits, he is now considered one of the leading figures in modern country music. Here are the top 5 songs that have made him so successful:
This song was Combs’ first major hit, peaking at number 1 on both Billboard’s Country Airplay and Hot Country Songs charts, as well as reaching number 32 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. The song tells the story of a man realizing that a tumultuous relationship is not worth the effort anymore. Hurricane’s emotional lyrics and catchy chorus have made it one of Combs’ most iconic hits.
2. “When It Rains It Pours”
This song was released as the second single from Combs’ debut album This One’s for You and quickly climbed to number 1 on both Billboard charts, becoming his second consecutive number one hit. The track is a lighthearted yet honest look at life’s ups and downs, with Combs reminding listeners that even after hard times, there can be brighter days ahead.
3. “Beautiful Crazy”
Reaching number one on both Country Airplay and Hot Country Songs chart as well as appearing in the top 20 of the Hot 100 chart, “Beautiful Crazy” was Combs’ third consecutive number one hit and the lead single from his second studio album This One’s for You Too. The song is an ode to a special woman in Combs’ life, with vivid lyrics that paint a beautiful picture of love.
4. “She Got the Best of Me”
Reaching number 1 on both Billboard charts, this track became Combs’ fourth consecutive number one hit and proved that he wasn’t a one-hit wonder. In it, he describes how a certain girl has stolen his heart despite his best efforts not to let her in. The song was particularly successful due to its catchy chorus and relatable story line.
5. “Beer Never Broke My Heart”
The lead single from Combs’ EP, The Prequel, the song debuted at number one on both Billboard charts and marked his fifth consecutive number one hit. With its lighthearted nature and clever lyrics, it quickly became a fan favorite. In the track, Combs sings about how beer has been a better companion to him than any woman ever could be.
These five songs have cemented Luke Combs as a modern country music superstar and have solidified his place in the genre for years to come. His unique style and emotional yet relatable lyrical content make him one of country music’s most successful acts today.