The top spots of the Top 40 country songs for November 2013 go to hits fans have been hearing for quite awhile. Most months, there is a bottleneck to get to that coveted No. 1 spot. One of country music's most famous hitmakers is king this month, but it was a very, very close competition. 

After debuting at No. 4 last month, Keith Urban's new duet with Miranda Lambert moves up just one spot. Parmalee is a new name inside the Top 5. It was a long, slow crawl to get their song 'Carolina' there, but it's undeniable at this point. Also, congrats to Eric Church for having the month's biggest debut! 'The Outsiders' checks in at No. 9, between new songs from Luke Bryan and Cassadee Pope.

The list of the Top 40 Country Songs for November 2013 is compiled from Billboard chart data and sales figures, in addition to staff opinion and reader feedback.

Top 40 Country Songs for November 2013:

40. Leah Turner, 'Take the Keys'
39. Sheryl Crow, 'Callin' Me When I'm Lonely'
38. Craig Morgan, 'Wake Up Lovin' You'
37. Brett Eldredge, 'Beat of the Music'
36. Dustin Lynch, 'Wild in Your Smile'
35. Gary Allan, 'It Ain't the Whiskey'
34. Lady Antebellum, 'Compass'
33. Kacey Musgraves, 'Follow Your Arrow'
32. Chase Rice, 'Ready Set Roll'
31. Jerrod Niemann, 'Drink to That All Night'
30. Randy Houser, 'Goodnight Kiss'
29. Dierks Bentley, 'I Hold On'
28. Brad Paisley, 'I Can't Change the World'
27. Danielle Bradbery, 'The Heart of Dixie'
26. Jon Pardi, 'Up All Night'
25. Eric Paslay, 'Friday Night'
24. Scotty McCreery, 'See You Tonight'
23. Zac Brown Band, 'Sweet Annie'
22. Darius Rucker, 'Radio'
21. Jake Owen, 'Days of Gold'
20. Frankie Ballard, 'Helluva Life'
19. Miranda Lambert, 'All Kinds of Kinds'
18. Taylor Swift, 'Red'
17. Lee Brice, 'Parking Lot Party'
16. Hunter Hayes (Feat. Jason Mraz) 'Everybody's Got Somebody But Me'
15. The Band Perry, 'Don't Let Me Be Lonely'
14. Chris Young, 'Aw Naw'
13. Joe Nichols, 'Sunny and 75'
12. Cole Swindell, 'Chillin' It'
11. David Nail, 'Whatever She's Got'
10. Cassadee Pope, 'Wasting All These Tears'
9. Eric Church, 'The Outsiders'
8. Luke Bryan, 'That's My Kind of Night'
7. Tim McGraw, 'Southern Girl'
6. Eli Young Band, 'Drunk Last Night'
5. Parmalee, 'Carolina'
4. Florida Georgia Line, 'Stay'
3. Keith Urban (Feat. Miranda Lambert), 'We Were Us'
2. Thomas Rhett, 'It Goes Like This'
1. Blake Shelton, 'Mine Would Be You'

Did Your Favorite Song Make Our Top Country Songs List for November 2013?

What would you add to our list of the Top 40 country songs for November 2013? Share your opinions on this list — as well as the songs that deserve to be included, but weren’t — in the comments section below.