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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

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Jimmy Buffet On The Verge Of A Big Comeback

It’s been almost 4 years since Jimmy Buffet released an album and 3 years since his release of “Encores” but now The King of the Parrotheads might have a chart topper on his hands. Buffet […]

08/26/2013

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 […]

05/22/2013

George Strait

George Strait Earns 60th No. 1 Hit

Country superstar George Strait has made history once again. His current single “Give It All We Got Tonight” tops the Mediabase country singles chart as the most-played song on country radio last week, giving the Country Music Hall of Fame member […]

05/21/2013

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Lady Antebellum Totally ‘Golden’, Earns Third No. 1 Album

A solid year for country music on the charts continues this week, as Lady Antebellum takes the top spot on the Billboard 200 album chart. The three-piece vocal group sold 167,000 copies of its fourth studio album, Golden, […]

05/15/2013

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