Brooks & Dunn , after struggling with recent releases, regain top form as their seventh studio album Steers & Stripes debuts at No. 1 on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart and lands at No. 4 on the Billboard 200 chart and at No. 5 on the Top Internet Album Sales chart. Their first single from the album, “Ain’t Nothing ‘Bout You,” remains No.1 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart.
Steers & Stripes knocks the Coyote Ugly soundtrack to No. 2. The O Brother, Where Art Thou? soundtrack slides from No. 2 to No. 3, Lee Ann Womack’s I Hope You Dance drops a notch to No. 4, and Tim McGraw’s Greatest Hits remains at No. 5.
I Finally Found Someone by Lorrie Morgan and Sammy Kershaw debuts at No. 13 and A Hillbilly Tribute to AC/DC by Hayseed Dixie opens at No. 50 on the album chart.
“Ain’t Nothing ‘Bout You” remains No. 1 on the Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart for the second week, holding off No. 2 Travis Tritt’s “It’s a Great Day to Be Alive.” The Dixie Chicks’ “If I Fall You’re Going Down With Me” jumps two spots to No. 3, Jessica
Andrews’ “Who I Am” slides to No. 4 and Kenny Chesney’s “Don’t Happen Twice” drops to No. 5.
“Come a Little Closer” by Lila McCann debuts at No. 49 on the Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart and other debuts are “Standing
Still” by the Clark Family Experience at No. 55, “On a Night Like This” by Trick Pony at No. 56, “Simple Life” by Mary Chapin
Carpenter at No. 58, and Alabama’s “Will You Marry Me” at No. 59.
“Mrs. Steven Rudy” by Mark McGuinn claims the top spot on the Billboard Country Singles Sales chart, displacing LeAnn Rimes’
“But I Do Love You/Can’t Fight the Moonlight.”