Jason Aldean’s Live DVD Certified Gold Prior to Release

Jason Aldean’s upcoming concert DVD, Wide Open Live & More, has been certified gold by the RIAA more than a week prior to its release date of Aug. 25. The certification acknowledges shipments of 50,000 units. Aldean recorded the DVD in March in Knoxville, Tenn. Selections include “She’s Country,” as well as his newest single, “Big Green Tractor.” In related news, Aldean will appear on the E! late-night talk show, Chelsea Lately, on Monday (Aug. 17), as well as ABC’s CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock on Aug. 31.