Top Ten Recap
Greatest Hits: Decade #1 from Carrie Underwood leads the next half of the Country Album Chart Report For February 19, 2015 with sales of 10k plus for the week Bringing total sales to over 281k so far. Luke Bryan's juggernaut Crash My Party sits at #7 with sales of 9,100 last week while Man Against Machine from Garth Brooks sits at #8 this week with sales at nearly 592k to date. Eric Church's The Outsiders sits at #9 with sales now at 853k while Robert Earl Keen's bluegrass tribute, Happy Prisoner debuts at #10 with nearly 7k scanned in his first week, proving fans in Texas still love their iconic star.
The Next 5/NotablesGeorge Strait's The Cowboy Rides Away...Live album leads The Next 5 with sales now at nearly 309k to date while Zac Brown Band's Greatest Hits...So Far is next with another 5k fans taking home the album which chronicles the years of 2008-2014 (the band's entire tenure with Atlantic Records as partners). Blake Shelton's still Bringing Back The Sunshine with his latest at #13 this week with sales now at 326.5k. Brantley Gilbert's Just As I Am has now scanned over 734k while Chase Rice's Ignite The Night, his debut album via a major label rouns out the Next 5 with nearly 173k scanned 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, and Brandy Clark, who has tallied nearly 46k to date (both indie and major label releases of 12 Stories). If you're looking for Scotty McCreery news on See You Tonight, it's roughly the same as last week's numbers (just add 300 or 400 to that total as it missed the Top 75 Country albums this week.
Top 10 Country Albums - February 18, 2015
- Top 5 Country Album Chart Numbers rounded to nearest hundred.
|1||Blackberry Smoke||Holding All The Roses||19,200||19,200|
|3||Jason Aldean||Old Boots New Dirt||14,000||841,800|
|4||Florida Georgia Line||Anything Goes||10,900||567,100|