Little Big Town’s Tornado Tops Album Chart

Hunter Hayes' "Wanted" Is Week's Most-Played Song

Boasting first-week sales of 112,758 copies — as reported by Neilsen SoundScan — Little Big Town‘s Tornado whirls in as the No. 1 album on the Billboard country charts.

Simultaneously, Hunter Hayes“Wanted” elbows LBT’s “Pontoon” aside to become the top country song.

Notice that in the first two paragraphs, every title cited consists of one word. So?

The week’s other new albums are Kix BrooksNew to This Town (No. 10), Chris Knight‘s Little Victories (No. 25), Bucky Covington‘s Good Guys (No. 30).

Also Dirty River Boys’ Science of Flight (No. 38), the self-titled Time Jumpers (No. 49), Kathy Mattea‘s Calling Me Home (No. 54) and Patsy Cline‘s Deluxe: Greatest Hits (No. 70).

There are three new songs: Kenny Chesney‘s “El Cerrito Place” (No. 32), Gloriana‘s “Can’t Shake You” (No. 56) and Zac Brown Band‘s “Goodbye in Her Eyes” (No. 59).

The remaining Top 5 albums, in descending order, are Carrie Underwood‘s Blown Away (last week’s No. 1), Luke Bryan‘s Tailgates & Tanlines, Zac Brown Band’s Uncaged and Eric Church‘s Chief.

Songs No. 2 through No. 5 are Josh Turner‘s “Time Is Love,” Jason Aldean‘s “Take a Little Ride,” Little Big Town’s “Pontoon”(last week’s No. 1) and Jana Kramer‘s “Why Ya Wanna.”

Now that Tornado and Blown Away are in play, what other weather-related words do you think will become album titles. And which artists will use them?