Chesney logs 24th consecutive top10 hit
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Chesney logs 24th consecutive top10 hit

Wednesday, May 14, 2008 – "Better As A Memory" broke into the top 10 on the Billboard/R&R Country Chart, and that marks Kenny Chesney's 24th straight Top 10, making it the longest consecutive run of Top 10 hits since 2000. Tim McGraw held the previous mark.

"I just know how psyched I was when I got that first Top 10 hit," Chesney said. "Beyond that, you don't think about how many... you just hope there's gonna be another one. I've been very lucky: some of the best writers in the whole world let me record some of their very best songs, and I've written a few that hit people as well... but the record, wow, that's pretty cool."

Chesney recently has been in the top as well with "Shiftwork," his duet with George Strait, "Never Wanted Nothing More and "Don't Blink."

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