Carrie Underwood, Little Big Town Still Have Top Album and Song

Carrie Underwood, Little Big Town Still Have Top Album and Song

There are no changes at the top of Billboard’s country albums or country songs charts this week.

Carrie Underwood’s Blown Away and Little Big Town’s “Pontoon,” respectively, continue to reign.

Frank Foster’s Red Wings and Six Strings is the week’s highest-debuting album, entering at No. 30 on first-period sales of 2,174 copies.

The only other new album is the multi-artist collection God Gave Me You: 12 Inspirational Songs From Today’s Top Country Artists. It comes aboard at No. 74.

Kix Brooks’ “Bring It on Home,” which arrives at No. 56, is the lone new song.

Returning albums include Taylor Swift’s Speak Now: World Tour Live CD + DVD (back at No. 69), Martina McBride’s Hits and More (No. 73) and The Essential Alan Jackson (No. 75).

Two songs also make comebacks — Jaida Dreyer’s “Confessions” (No. 59) and Andy Gibson’s “Summer Back” (No. 60).

Rounding out the Top 5 albums, in descending order, are Luke Bryan’sTailgates & Tanlines, Zac Brown Band’s Uncaged, Eric Church’s Chief and the eponymous Hunter Hayes.

The No. 2 through No. 5 songs are Hunter Hayes“Wanted,” Josh Turner’s “Time Is Love,” Jason Aldean’s “Take a Little Ride” and Jana Kramer’s “Why Ya Wanna.”

WAKE UP! Next week could be more exciting.

Edward Morris is a veteran of country music journalism. He lives in Nashville, Tennessee, and is a frequent contributor to