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Kenny Chesney’s “Songs For The Saints” Wins US Sales Race, But Drake’s “Scorpion” Will Remains #1 On Billboard 200

This week’s US album races yield a split-chart scenario. Kenny Chesney’s “Songs For The Saints” wins for pure sales, but Drake’s “Scorpion” remains America’s leader in overall consumption. According to data from Hits Daily Double and BuzzAngle, “Songs For The Saints” sold about 69K pure US copies during the July 27-August 2 tracking period. The figure easily ranks as the week’s best. While “Scorpion” only sold about 11K pure copies, it leads the way in overall consumption. The inclusion of TEA (track sales/10) and SEA (track streams/1250 for paid services, track streams/3750 for free services) yields a tracking period consumption ... Read more

Travis Scott’s “ASTROWORLD” Claims #1 On US iTunes Sales Chart; Mac Miller, Iggy Azalea Top 5

Travi$ Scott’s new album “ASTROWORLD” is making an immediate impact at the US iTunes store. The album, which launched late Thursday night, quickly shot to #1 on the listing. It holds that pinnacle position as of press time at 1:40AM ET. “ASTROWORLD” is one of three new releases currently in the Top 5. Mac Miller’s new “Swimming” sits at #2, while Iggy Azalea’s new “Survive The Summer” EP occupies the #5 position. Kenny Chesney’s “Songs For The Saints” (#3) and the “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again” soundtrack (#4) also occupy Top 5 positions. YG’s new “Stay Dangerous” (#6), the ... Read more

Kenny Chesney Appears, Performs On Fallon’s “Tonight Show”

Update: To celebrate and support his new album “Songs For The Saints,” Kenny Chesney visited Tuesday’s “Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.” The country superstar joined Fallon for an interview. He also performed his recent #1 hit “Get Along.” Video highlights will be available to view below starting at 3:35AM ET. Photos from the taping are also embedded. THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON — Episode 0904 — Pictured: (l-r) Musician Kenny Chesney during an interview with host Jimmy Fallon on July 31, 2018 — (Photo by: Andrew Lipovsky/NBC) THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON — Episode 0904 — Pictured: Musician ... Read more

Jake Owen’s “I Was Jack (You Were Diane)” Reaches #1 At Country Radio

Despite enduring a week-over-week loss in airplay, Jake Owen’s “I Was Jack (You Were Diane)” rises to #1 on this week’s Mediabase country radio singles chart. The song, which was #2 last week, seizes the throne from Kenny Chesney’s “Get Along.” Not simply the leader in chart points, “I Was Jack” ranked as the Mediabase country panel’s most played and heard song for the July 22-28 tracking period. It received ~8,420 spins (-268) and 52.39 million audience impressions. Up three places, Keith Urban’s “Coming Home (featuring Julia Michaels)” takes #2 on this week’s chart. The aforementioned “Get Along” drops to ... Read more

Kenny Chesney’s “Songs For The Saints” Pacing For 50K+ US Sales, 60K+ US Units

Initial US sales and consumption projections have emerged for Kenny Chesney’s “Songs For The Saints.” According to Hits Daily Double, the country star’s new album should sell 51-56,000 pure US copies this week. With TEA (track sales/10) and SEA (track sales/1250 for paid services + track sales/3750 for free services), the album should generate 60-65,000 in total opening week consumption. The pure sales total will likely rank as the week’s best — and thus earn “Songs For The Saints” #1 on the Billboard Top Album Sales Chart. The consumption tally will likely be the best for a new release, but ... Read more

Kenny Chesney’s “Songs For The Saints” Claims #1 On US iTunes Sales Chart; Cody Jinks #2

Kenny Chesney’s new album “Songs For The Saints” debuted on US iTunes late Thursday night. It unsurprisingly shot to the top of the store’s all-genre sales chart. It remains in the #1 position as of press time 3:10AM ET Friday. Another country artist – albeit one of the less mainstream variety – occupies the #2 position. That artist is Cody Jinks, whose “Lifers” currently ranks as the store’s runner-up. Halestorm’s new “Vicious” follows at #3, ahead of Daughtry’s new “Cage To Rattle” (#4) and the “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again” soundtrack (#5). Queen Naija’s self-titled EP (#6), the original ... Read more

Kenny Chesney To Appear, Perform On July 31 “Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon”

Kenny Chesney’s new album “Songs For The Saints” will arrive on Friday, July 27. On the heels of the release, Kenny Chesney will visit “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.” According to NBC, Chesney will appear as an interview and musical guest on the July 31 episode. The broadcast will also feature Bob Odenkirk and Alicia Silverstone. Other upcoming “Tonight Show” musical guests include Toots & The Maytals (July 25), Greta Van Fleet (July 26), and Taylor Bennett (July 30). “Tonight Show” listings, as a reminder, are subject to change.

Kenny Chesney’s “Get Along” Stays #1 At Country Radio

The reign continues for Kenny Chesney’s “Get Along.” The hit single enjoys a second consecutive week at #1 on Mediabase’s country radio singles chart. In addition to leading for chart points, “Get Along” again ranks as the Mediabase country panel’s most played and heard song. It received 9,063 spins (-33) and 56.34 million audience impressions during the July 15-21 tracking period. Up one place, Jake Owen’s “I Was Jack (You Were Diane)” takes #2 on this week’s chart. Dan + Shay’s “Tequila” concurrently slides one place to #3. Brett Young’s “Mercy” and Keith Urban’s “Coming Home (featuring Julia Michaels)” hold ... Read more

Kenny Chesney’s “Get Along” Reaches #1 At Country Radio

After spending two weeks at #1, Kenny Chesney’s “Get Along” improves to #1 on this week’s Mediabase country radio singles chart. “Get Along” seizes the throne from Dan + Shay’s “Tequila,” which drops to #2 after two weeks on top. In addition to leading in chart points, “Get Along” ranks as the Mediabase country panel’s most played and heard song for the July 8-14 tracking period. It received ~9,028 spins (+539) and ~62.665 million audience impressions. Jake Owen’s “I Was Jack (You Were Diane)” holds at #3, while Brett Young’s “Mercy” jumps three places to #4. Keith Urban’s “Coming Home ... Read more

Dan + Shay’s “Tequila” Remains #1 At Country Radio

Last week, Dan + Shay’s “Tequila” reached #1 on the Mediabase country radio singles chart. This week, it retains that crown. It officially earns a second week as country radio’s top song. In addition to leading in chart points, “Tequila” again ranks as the Mediabase country panel’s most played and heard song for the July 1-7 tracking period. It received 8,906 spins (+386) and 60.976 million audience impressions. Kenny Chesney’s “Get Along” holds at #2, while Jake Owen’s “I Was Jack (You Were Diane)” spends a second week at #3. Keith Urban’s “Coming Home (featuring Julia Michaels)” rises two spots ... Read more