Luke Combs Tops List of 10 Hottest Country Artists of 2020

Taste of Country has named Luke Combs its hottest country artist of 2020. The outlet notes that Combs is "hot in every area of his business," from his streaming numbers, to touring and airplay. To make up this list, the outlet considered 2019 touring numbers (because touring is currently shut down), music consumption metrics (streaming and airplay), Spotify numbers and television appearances. Based on those criteria, here is their list of the the 10 hottest artists in country in 2020:

  1. Luke Combs
  2. Luke Bryan
  3. Blake Shelton
  4. Thomas Rhett
  5. Kane Brown
  6. Maren Morris
  7. Jason Aldean
  8. Dan + Shay
  9. Keith Urban
  10. Sam Hunt

Luke Combs Named the Hottest Country Artist of 2020