Randy Houser can look back down at an excruciating 39-week climb as
his “How Country Feels” finally surges to the top of Billboard‘s
country airplay chart.
And like a tree that’s planted by the water, Taylor
Swift‘s Red will not be uprooted as Billboard‘s No. 1 country album.
In this, its 13th week of absolute
dominance on the country chart, Red sold an astounding 40,513 copies, according to Nielsen SoundScan. Its total sales
now stand at 3.2 million units.
New to the charts this week are two albums — Katie
Armiger‘s Fall Into Me (No. 7) and Jon Wolfe’s It All Happened in a Honky Tonk: Deluxe (No. 62) — and three
songs — Eric Church‘s “Keep On” (No. 55), Jason
Aldean‘s “Night Train” (No. 58) and the Zac Brown Band‘s “Jump
Right In” (No. 59).
Bunching up behind Red in the No. 2 through No. 5 slots are Florida
Georgia Line‘s Here’s to the Good Times, Nashville: The Music of Nashville: Season 1: Volume 1, Little
Big Town‘s Tornado and Aldean’s Night Train, in that order.
The No. 2 through No. 5 songs are Gary Allan‘s “Every
Storm (Runs Out of Rain),” Aldean’s “The Only Way I Know” (with Bryan and Church), the Zac Brown Band’s “Goodbye
in Her Eyes” (last week’s No. 1) and The Band Perry‘s “Better
That’s a wrap for this edition.