Lon Helton

helton Lon HeltonWelcome to Country Countdown USA.

Each week a charted country star joins Lon Helton to count down the week’s Top 30 Country Hits.

Lon is well-known by all the stars.

The stars tell funny and unrehearsed stories about their friends in the countdown.

The show is recorded on Nashville’s historic Music Row.

Country Countdown USA, Sundays, 7am-10am

Lon Helton & Luke Bryan

Country Countdown USA: Luke Bryan’s Sons Know a Hit When They Hear It!

Luke’s boys Bo & Tate might be Nashville hitmakers one day!


Lon Helton & Jason Aldean

Country Countdown USA: Jason Aldean Gives Us A Scoop On His Wedding

“We had just a few family and friends, and the people that were in it. It was really cool,” Jason says.


Newly married Brantley Gilbert with his bride Amber and Lon Helton

Country Countdown USA: Brantley Gilbert “Cried Like A Baby” At His Wedding

“She’s got a piece of my heart that nobody’s ever touched before,” says Brantley.


Lon Helton with Kimberly and Philip of Little Big Town

Country Countdown USA: Little Big Town Jams With Taylor Swift

“We had a little late night jam after the concert,” Philip explains.


Easton Corbin & Lon Helton

Country Countdown USA: Easton Corbin Met The Terminator!

“I look over to my right, and there’s Arnold Schwarzenegger!”


Lon Helton & Tim McGraw

Country Countdown USA: Tim McGraw Watches Oldest Daughter Graduate High School

“Graduation was pretty emotional,” Tim admits.


Lon Helton & Carrie Underwood

Country Countdown USA: Carrie Underwood “Didn’t Know What To Expect” About Motherhood

“He’s an easy baby,” Carrie says.


Dierks Bentley (far right) hosts the countdown this Sunday with Maddie & Tae, Kip Moore, and Canaan Smith

Country Countdown USA: Dierks Bentley Previews The ‘Sounds Of Summer’ Tour

We can’t wait for the Windy City Lake Shake Festival!


Kenny Chesney & Lon Helton

Country Countdown USA: Kenny Chesney Gets Ready for an “Unbelievable” Night at Soldier Field

“To stand out on that stage… it’s an unbelievable feeling.”


FGL's Tyler Hubbard and Brian Kelley with Lon Helton (center)

Country Countdown USA: FGL Likes A Little Gambling With Their Awards

What’s their game of choice in Sin City?