Jack Ingram Goes "Barefoot" on "Top 20"


Jack Ingram photo by Glen Rose, courtesy of Big Machine Records.

Sept. 4, 2009 — Jack Ingram is currently lodged among Billboard’s Top 10 country singles with "Barefoot And Crazy," and he’ll pop in to chat with host Nan Kelley about it on this week’s edition of GAC’s Top 20 Country Countdown.

The song appears on his new album, Big Dreams & High Hopes, which provided a backdrop for a huge push to set a new world record. Beginning at 8 a.m. Aug. 25, the day it was released, Jack did 215 interviews in a 24-hour period, a mark authenticated by The Guinness Book Of World Records. By the end, it’s a good bet that almost all the questions were the same: "How many more interviews do you have to do?" and "How are you holdin’ up?"

Once it was over, Jack was cleverly succinct: "I have nothing left to say."

The album includes guest appearances by Dierks Bentley and Patty Griffin. To help in its promotion, Jack’s set to go on tour this fall with Gary Allan and the Eli Young Band.

Top 20 Country Countdown counts down the week's top country videos from No. 20 to No. 1 as voted by viewers on each week on GACTV.com. A new countdown premieres every Friday at 8 p.m. ET on GAC and airs again Saturdays at 10 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. ET; Sundays at 1 p.m. ET; and Mondays at 10 a.m. ET. Viewers can vote for their favorite videos, as well as purchase Top 20 artists' albums and ringtones at GACTV.com.

Click here to preview each song on our Top 20 list and download the ones you want!

1. Luke Bryan "Do I"
2. Billy Currington "People Are Crazy"
3. Kellie Pickler "Best Days Of Your Life"
4. Keith Urban "Only You Can Love Me This Way"
5. Miranda Lambert "Dead Flowers"
6. Jason Aldean "Big Green Tractor"
7. Taylor Swift "You Belong With Me"
8. Martina McBride "I Just Call You Mine"
9. Toby Keith "American Ride"
10. Chris Young "Gettin’ You Home"
11. Brooks & Dunn "Indian Summer"
12. Lady Antebellum "I Run To You"
13. Reba McEntire "Strange"
14. Alan Jackson "I Still Like Bologna"
15. Due West "I Get That All The Time"
16. Caitlin & Will "Address In The Stars"
17. Brad Paisley "Welcome To The Future"
18. Sugarland "Nightswimming/Joey"
19. Gloriana "Wild At Heart"
20. Jimmy Wayne "I’ll Be That"