Thursday, September 17, 2009
– Brooks & Dunn debuted in first on the Billboard country album chart for the week ending Sept. 26 with "#1s And Then Some," a greatest hits package with a few new songs. B&D took over for Taylor Swift's "Fearless," which slipped to second. Jason Aldean tops the Billboard country songs chart again with Big Green Tractor.
Zac Brown Band was third on the album chart with "The Foundation." "Hannah Montana: The Movie" was fourth and George Strait's "Twang" at fifth.
Rascal Flatts' "Greatest Hits Volume 1" was a big mover at 27, up 7. Zac Brown Band had the distinction of having "The Foundation" on the charts a second time with an expanded version debuting at 30.
George Strait stayed second on the song chart with Living For the Night. Newcomer Justin Moore was third again with Small Town USA and Toby Keith fourth again with American Ride. Keith Urban was up two to fifth with Only You Can Love Me This Way.
Brad Paisley broke into the top 10 with Welcome to the Future at 10, up 1.
Tim McGraw's new single It's a Business Doing Pleasure With You, dropped from 14 to 16. The biggest mover was Cowboy Casanova, Carrie Underwood's new single, which was up 8 to 18.
Lady Antebellum may have another hit on its hands as Need You Now was at 22, up 3. Taylor Swift was another big mover with Fifteen at 25, up 6.
On the overall top 200, B&D was 5th, Swift 10th , Zac Brown Band 12th, Hannah Montana 14th and Strait 18th.