Four Country Acts Score Big Album Sales This Week
March 10, 2010 at 9:41 AM (PT)
It was a great week for Country album sales this week, as four NASHVILLE acts, all landed in the Top 10 on the all-genre Top 200 album sales chart.
CAPITOL/NASHVILLE trio LADY ANTEBELLUM was #1 on the all-genre and the Country album sales chart, selling 125,595 copies of their latest release, “Need You Now.” WARNER BROS./NASHVILLE artist BLAKE SHELTON was the second-highest Country debut this week, also landing at #3 on the all-genre chart and selling 70,987 copies of his new “Six Pak” album, “Hillbilly Bone.”
19/RCA/NASHVILLE artist DANNY GOKEY came in at #3 on the Country chart and #4 on the all-genre chart, scanning 65,231 copies of “My Best Days” in its first week of release. MERCURY/NASHVILLE newcomer EASTON CORBIN sold 43,152 copies of his self-titled album, which was also released last week. This puts him at #4 on the Country sales chart and #10 on the all-genre Top 200 chart.