The Eli Young Band’s “Drunk Last Night” lurches to the top of Billboard’s country airplay chart this week, while Garth Brooks maintains his Garthgantuan hold on the country albums rankings for the third straight week with Blame It All on My Roots: Five Decades of Influences.
The Zac Brown Band notches the highest album debut with its EP, The Grohl Sessions, Vol. I, which bows at No. 5. According to Nielsen SoundScan, the album sold 26,707 copies its first week out.
There are three other new albums to acknowledge: the TV show soundtrack Nashville: The Music of Nashville: Season 2, Volume 1 (bowing at No. 7), Parmalee’s Feels Like Carolina (No. 10) and the Texas Tenors’ You Should Dream (No. 43).
Returning to the charts are Nashville: The Music of Nashville: Season 1: Volume 2 (No. 40) and Nashville: Season 1, Volume 1 (No. 50).
Charlie Worsham’s “Want Me Too” enjoys the loftiest debut on the country airplay charts, arriving at No. 48.
The No. 2, No. 3 and No. 4 albums are, in that order, Duck the Halls: A Robertson Family Christmas, Bryan’s Crash My Party and Florida Georgia Line’s Here’s to the Good Times.
Is it Christmas already? Anybody remember Thanksgiving?