Country Album Chart Report For April 1, 2015

The top 5 welcomes a pair of various artist releases while we also dig deeper into some catalog reports.

With Luke Bryan's second week on the chart with Spring Break...Checkin' Out, Sam Hunt remains at the #2 slot on the Country Album Chart Report For April 1, 2015. Luke Bryan's album holds on to #1 for a third week with another 18k tallied giving him over 137k scanned so far while #2 Sam Hunt's Montevallo has now sold over 410k to date. At #3 is Nashville TV show's On The Record Volume Two Live From The Grand Ole Opry collection. It has scanned over 12k to date (it's a digital-only release) while at #4 is The ACM ZinePak for 2015 with sales of nearly 9k. It's found at Walmart stores. #5 features Jason Aldean's Old Boots New Dirt by with sales now at over 888k to date.

Top Ten Recap

#6 holds Florida Georgia Line's Anything Goes is now at 606k scanned while Little Big Town's Pain Killer sits at #7 thanks to the viral news of the quartet's "problem" with country radio playing "Girl Crush." Eric Church's The Outsiders is at #8 with sales at 884k to date while Chase Rice's Ignite The Night is at 9 wkth sales now over 204k to date. Carrie Underwood's Greatest Hits: Decade #1 rounds out the Top 10 with sales now at nearly 315k.


Notables include albums from Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, Cole Swindell, Garth Brooks. Canaan Smith debuts with his EP while Striking Matches Nothing But The Silencedebuts as well. All can be viewed on our linked chart below. The chart also features a look at a handful of catalog releases which are near or above Gold and Platinum or multi-platinum levels (like the 7x Platinum -- eligible -- 50 #1'sfrom George Strait).

Top 10 Country Albums - April 1, 2015

  • Top 5 Country Album Chart Numbers rounded to nearest hundred.
CNTRY Artist Album Week Total Scans
1 Luke Bryan Spring Break...Checkin' Out 18,300 137,200
2 Sam Hunt Montevallo 15,300 410,800
3 Nashville Cast On The Record V2 (OPRY) 12,600 12,600
4 Various ACM ZinePak 2015 8,800 8,800
5 Jason Aldean Old Boots, New Dirt 6,700 888,500

Read the entire Top 10 and Notable Albums list here