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Musgraves returns to Billboard top 10

Monday, February 18, 2019 – Winning Grammys will do a lot for album sales. After taking home four Grammys last Sunday including Album of the Year for "Golden Hour," Kacey Musgraves returned to the Billboard top 10. Musgraves was ninth with 35,000 units moved, up 524 percent.

About 20,000 were in album sales, an increase of 735 percent.

"Golden Hour" also took best country album. The songs "Butterflies" and "Space Cowboy" won best country solo performance and best country song respectively. Musgraves also was helped by singing "Rainbow" on the telecast.

Ariana Grande has the top selling album in the U.S. with "Thank U, Next," moving 360,000 equivalent album units for the week ending Feb. 14.


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CD review - Pageant Material Kacey Musgraves is a welcome throwback in these bro and modern country times. That means you're going to hear sharp lyrics with more than a touch of humor, story songs and even instrumentation that recalls traditional country, like pedal steel, mandolin and a Johnny Cash drumbeat. Musgraves' tour de force is her uncanny ability to turn a phrase. She does employ fellow producers Luke Laird and Shane McAnally plus Brandy Clark and Josh Osborne, among others, for lyrical help. ...
CD review - Same Trailer Different Park Kacey Musgraves sounds so much like Miranda Lambert on her single, Merry Go 'Round, you'd almost assume they were sisters. With the album "Same Trailer Different Park," we learn Musgraves, who helped write Lambert's current hit Mama's Broken Heart, also shares lyrical spunk with Lambert, as songs are packed with plenty of humor and down home wisdom. Coincidently, cigarettes also show up a lot as they do on some of Lambert's recordings. Blowin' Smoke, for ...


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