Thursday, November 8, 2007
– The Eagles's first CD of new music in three decades, "Long Road Out of Eden," and Kenny Chesney's "Don't Blink" held down the number one positions on the Billboard charts. For The Eagles, their release was the best selling disc in the entire U.S., while Chesney topped the country song chart for the week ending Nov. 17.
Dierks Bentley, Carrie Underwood and Garth Brooks all held onto their two-three-four slots with "Free And Easy (Down The Road I Go)," "So Small" and former number one "More Than a Memory" respectively. Clay Walker's "Fall" moved up two to fifth.
Rascal Flatts was a big mover with "Winner At A Losing Game" up 4 to 16th.
The Eagles unseated Underwood's "Carnival Ride," which fell to second. Josh Turner debuted in third with "Everything is Fine." Robert Plant and Alison Krauss's "Raising Sand" collaboration" was fourth, down two, while Rascal Flatts was down one to fifth with "Still Feels Good."
Larry the Cable Guy debuted in 20th with "Christmastime in Larryland." Turner's previous CD, "Your Man," was the biggest mover, up 10 to 24th.
On the overall top 200 chart, Underwood was third after being first last week, Turner 5th , Plant/Krauss 6th and Rascal Flatts 10th.