Chris Stapleton's CMA wins are reflected once-again on this week's chart with two songs in the Top 10, three in the Top 30 and 10 of country music's Top 100 downloaded tracks (9 from Traveller). "Tennessee Whisley" moved 118k more downloads this wee which is more than double the #2 song, Thomas Rhett's nearly Gold "Die A Happy Man" downloaded this week. Sam Hunt's "Break Up In A Small Town" sits at #3 with Little Big Town's "Girl Crush" (the 2x CMA award winning song) is at #4 and it's approaching Double Platinum while Luke Bryan's Gold-certified "Strip It Down" sits at #5. This gives UMG distributed labels the entire Top 5 (they hold all but two of the Top 10 slots, actually.
Top 10 Notes
Cam's "Burning House" is at #6 with sales of 596k to date while Joey+Rory's prophetic and heartbreaking ballad "When I'm Gone" (from their second album, Album #2) debuts in the Top 10 at #7 with 27k downloads this week thanks to a fan initiative to get it up the charts to show support for the cancer-stricken singer Joey and her husband Rory. Chris Stapleton's "Traveller" is at #8 with another 26k downoladed this week while Carrie Underwood's "Smoke Break" is at #9 and Eric Church's new single "Mr. Misunderstood" is at #10.
Notable Track Notes
Chris Stapleton's "What Are You Listening To" is his third single in the Top 30, Sam Hunt also has three with "House Party" and "Take Your Time" on this chart meanwhile, Old Dominion's "Break Up With Him" sits at #14 with 563k downloaded and the song slides from #1 on the airplay charts so that Chris Young's "I'm Comin Over" (at #11 on the download chart) hit #1 on the Billboard Airplay chart the week of the album of the same name's release. Brothers Osborne surpass 300k downloads for #Stay A Little Longer," their first Top 10 radio airplay hit. Songs new or returning to this chart include The Voice contestants Zach Seabaugh's "Brand New Girlfriend" and Barrett Baber's "I Drive Your Truck" while LOCASH also returns with "I Love This Life."
Outside The Top 30 Notes
- At #32: Florida Georgia Line "Confession" 9k scanned (49k to date)
- At #35: Chris Stapleton "Whiskey And You" 8k scanned (23k to date)
- At #36: Frankie Ballard "It All Started With A Beer" with 8k scanned (Debut)
- At #39: Eric Church "Mixed Drinks About Feelings" 7k scanned (12k to date)
- At #41: Chris Stapleton "Outlaw State Of Mind" 6k scanned (18k to date)
- At #48: Miranda Lambert "Bathroom Sink" 65k scanned (17k to date)
- At #51: Granger Smith: "Backroad Song" with 85k scanned to date
- At #53: Chris Stapleton "Fire Away" 5k scanned (18k to date)
- At #55:Chris Stapleton "Nobody To Blame" with 5k this week and 11k to date
- At #54: Eric Church "Round Here Buzz" 5k scanned (9k to date)
- At #61: Chris Stapleton "Might As Well Get Stoned" 4k (12k to date)
- At #80 Old Dominion "Snapback" with 3k downloaded (9k to date)
- At #96 Chris Stapleton "Sometimes I Cry" with 3k this week and 7k to date
- AT #99 Chris Stapleton "More Of You" with 2.4k and 7k downloads to date
Songs falling out of the Top 30 This Week
Note: Songs falling out of the Top 30 chart can be viewed in new 'falling off" tally section linked below.
- Kane Brown - "Used To Love You Sober"
- Luke Bryan - "Kick The Dust Up"
- Cole Swindell - "Should've Ran After You"
- Justin Moore - "You Look Like I Need A Drink"
The Top 30 Digital Country Singles (11/16/2015)*
*Chart Numbers rounded to nearest thousandth.
|1||Chris Stapleton||Tennessee Whiskey||118,000||282,000|
|2||Thomas Rhett||Die A Happy Man||58,000||403,000|
|3||Sam Hunt||Break Up In A Small Town||35,000||645,000|
|4||Little Big Town||Girl Crush||33,000||1,878,000|
|5||Luke Bryan||Strip It Down||30,000||600,000|