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Willie Nelson Tops Country Charts for First Time Since The 1980s

With his latest album “Band of Brothers,” Nelson reached No. 1 on the Billboard country album chart this week. It’s his first time in that spot since the 1980s.

06/25/2014

Dan + Shay

Dan + Shay Debut at No. 1 on Billboard’s Country Albums Chart

“It’s a dream come true,” Dan Smyers told Radio.com about how their music career has been progressing. “It’s unbelievable. It’s an incredible feeling.”

04/11/2014

Blake Shelton

Blake Shelton Makes History with 11th Consecutive No. 1 Hit for ‘Doin’ What She Likes’

This week, Blake Shelton became the record holder for the most consecutive No. 1 songs in country airplay history.

04/02/2014

Johnny Cash

Johnny Cash’s ‘Out Among the Stars’ Debuts at No. 1

Johnny Cash’s posthumous ‘Out Among the Stars,’ initially recorded in the 1980s, debuted at No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Country Albums Chart this week.

04/02/2014

Brian Kelley (L) and Tyler Hubbard of Florida Georgia Line

Florida Georgia Line’s ‘Cruise’ Is 2013’s Best-Selling Country Single

Florida Georgia Line hit another milestone this past year. The duo’s debut single “Cruise” was the best-selling country single of 2013, according to Nielsen SoundScan. What other records has the song broken?

01/06/2014

Darius Rucker

On The Charts: Darius Rucker Is Second Only To Daft Punk

True Believers, the fourth solo release (and third country album) from maverick country artist Darius Rucker, took the No. 2 spot this week on the all-genre Billboard 200 album chart. Landing in the top spot was French electronic duo […]

05/29/2013

George Strait tops chart

On The Charts: George Strait’s Victory Lap

Indie-rock group Vampire Weekend may have taken the No. 1 spot on the Billboard 200 this week, but George Strait came in a solid second place on the all-genre album chart for his latest studio album, Love Is Everything.

05/22/2013

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Brad Paisley Tops Country Album Chart, Releases ‘Beat This Summer’ Video

Perhaps the old saying is true, that ‘all publicity is good publicity.’ Because after a week of living under the spotlight for his song “Accidental Racist,” Brad Paisley’s album Wheelhouse (which contains the song) has topped the Billboard Country Albums chart this week.

04/17/2013

Kenny Chesney

Kenny Chesney’s ‘Fishbowl’ Debuts At Number One

“Welcome to the Fishbowl” is Kenny Chesney’s 11th album to debut at Number One on the Billboard Country Albums chart.

06/28/2012

Luke Bryan

Luke Bryan Hits Number One With ‘Drunk On You,’ Posts Live Video

Luke Bryan’s single “Drunk On You” became his fifth career Number One this week, and to celebrate, today he posted a special live video version of the song.

06/25/2012

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