Jake Owen's "American Love" Tops Country Albums Chart
August 8, 2016 at 12:43 PM (PT)
ALL ACCESS congratulates RCA NASHVILLE artist JAKE OWEN and his team, in addition to the SONY MUSIC NASHVILLE team, for a #1 debut on the Country album sales chart with his newest release, “AMERICAN Love.” His latest collection sold 29,000 copies in traditional album sales and 35,000 on the consumption chart. This is OWEN’s second career #1 debut on the Country albums chart; 2011’s “Barefoot Blue Jean Night,” opened with 55,000 copies sold.
OWEN also logged his highest career first week on the all-genre chart, clocking in at #4, according to NIELSEN MUSIC. Also worth noting: HILLARY SCOTT & THE SCOTT FAMILY’s “Love Remains,” which debuted at #2 on the Country albums chart, #1 on Christian albums, and #7 all-genre based on 28,000 traditional sales and 31,000 on consumption.