Country Album Chart Report For February 11, 2015

Sam Hunt once-again proves he's a burgeoning superstar as he tops this chart once again.

Just like the past two weeks, Sam Hunt sits at #1 on the Country Album Chart Report For February 11, 2015. Montevallo has now sold over 302k to date and outsold the #2 album, Jason Aldean's Old Boots New Dirt by 4,600 copies. Carrie Underwood's Greatest Hits: Decade #1 is officially certified Gold now with scanned sales of the two disc compilation of her biggest hits at 271.1k to date. Florida Georgia Line's Anything Goes is at #4 and has now scanned over 556k to date. at #5 is Eric Church's The Outsiders, an album which gained sales thanks to his Grammy Awards performance.

Top Ten Recap

Man Against Machine from Garth Brooks sits at #6 this week with sales at nearly 573k to date. Miranda Lambert's Grammy-winning Platinum sits at #7 this week. The album has now scanned nearly 627k to date. At #8 is Luke Bryan's juggernaut Crash My Party.At #9 is Blake Shelton's Bringing Back The Sunshine, a record which has spawned two hit singles already. Zac Brown Band's Greatest Hits...So Far slides into the Top 10 with sales now at nearly 109k to date.

The Next 5/Notables

Chase Rice leads The Next 5 with Ignite The Night, his debut album via a major label. He's now scanned neary 164k copies of the project. George Strait's The Cowboy Rides Away...Live album has now scanned 303k to date and looks like it'll eventually be certified Gold by the RIAA (it's selling more briskly than his previous few albums have). Brantley Gilbert's Just As I Am has now scanned nearly 730k while Dierks Bentley's Riser jumps to the Top 15 with sales of 295k to date. Rounding out the Next 5 is Little Big Town's Pain Killer. It has now scanned nearly 137k to date.
Notables include the 100k-selling, Grammy-nominated Meta Modern Sounds in Country Music from Sturgill Simpson, Cole Swindell's self-titled debut has now sold nearly 322k to date while Tim McGraw and Thomas Rhett have both sold over 230k with their latest albums. If you look at our linked chart below you'll also see news for albums from Keith Urban, Hunter Hayes, Scotty McCreery, Kelsea Ballerini, Big Smo and Colt Ford. Finally, Rodney Atkins debuts with 1,800 fans taking home Greatest Hitshis latest project from Curb Records.

Top 10 Country Albums - February 11, 2015

  • Top 5 Country Album Chart Numbers rounded to nearest hundred.
Artist Album Week Total Scans
Sam Hunt Montevallo 14,800 302,400
Jason Aldean Old Boots New Dirt 10,200 827,800
Carrie Underwood Greatest Hits: Decade #1 8,600 271,100
Florida Georgia Line Anything Goes 7,800 556,200
Eric Church The Outsiders 6,800 845,400

Read the entire Top 10 and Notable Albums list here


  • Brian Cole

    Here are the Top 20 Country Albums on the Sales/SEA/TEA Hybrid Billboard 200; sorry I slacked off the last two weeks. :-( 1) Sam Hunt -- Montevallo -- BB200 ranking #18 2) Carrie Underwood -- Greatest Hits #1 -- #27 3) Jason Aldean -- Old Boots, New Dirt -- #30 4) Luke Bryan -- Crash My Party -- #36 5) Florida-Georgia Line -- Anything Goes -- #37 6) Eric Church -- The Outsiders -- #42 7) Miranda Lambert -- Platinum -- #51 8) Blake Shelton -- Bring Back The Sunshine -- #57 9) Greatest Hits So Far... -- Zac Brown Band -- #75 10) Florida-Georgia Line -- Here's To The Good Times -- #79 11) Dierks Bentley -- Riser -- #82 12) Lee Brice -- I Don't Dance -- #88 13) Garth Brooks -- Man Against Machine -- #102 14) Little Big Town -- Pain Killer -- #105 15) Rhett Akins -- It Goes Like This -- #106 16) Cole Swindell -- Cole Swindell -- #111 17) Chase Rice -- Ignite The Night -- #112 18) Johnny Cash -- The Legend Of Johnny Cash -- #116 19) Brantley Gilbert -- Just As I Am -- #122 20) Taylor Swift -- Red -- #127