Quoting Heraclitus of Ephasus

The words of Greek philosopher Heraclitus “Change is the only constant in life” continue to be the theme each week with the Surf Countdown.  It was another active week on the chart which I attribute to the massive amount of participants taking the time to let their...

Is it like March Madness?

I am beginning to think the Surf Countdown is similar to March Madness in that you never know what is going to happen on any given week. The February 16th Surf Countdown had a lot of shake ups and resulted in a new #1 song. Sylvia Johns Ritchie’s “Carolina Moon”...

Consistently Moving Up and Down

This February 9th Surf Countdown remained consistent in the fact that there was a lot of movement both up and down the top 25 spots.  Jim Quick and Coastline hung on to the #1 position this week with “Cleaning Windows” and the largest leap came from Lesa Hudson with...

Chart Changes Every Week

The Surf Countdown for February 2nd demonstrates the importance of weekly voting. If you compare to previous weeks, you can see how missing a week can make a huge difference in how the songs chart.  For some that are seeing this chart for the first time, I like to...

Another Interesting Week of Voting

The Surf Countdown for January 26th proved to be another interesting week.  Comparing it to last week, it shows the importance of your weekly vote. A total of 12 songs dropped positions with 7 songs dropping 3 or more positions. 7 songs gained positions from last week...

New # 1 on the Surf Countdown

It was another crazy week on the Surf Countdown with a new song taking over the #1 spot. Scotty McCreery with his 2018 CBMA National Dance Song “Barefootin” took the top honors away from Jim Quick and Coastline who held the #1 position for the past two weeks with...