Johnson debuts at the top
Wednesday, September 22, 2010
– Jamey Johnson's 25-song double album, "The Guitar Song," debuts at number 1 on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart and 4 on the Billboard 200, making this the highest debut of his career.
"My dream already came true," said Johnson. "All I ever wanted was just to get to ride around and sing country music."
Johnson took over the top of the chart from Lady Antebellum's "Need You Now." The charts officially come out Thursday.
"The Guitar Song," released Sept. 14, was the follow-up to Johnson's Grammy-nominated, critically acclaimed "That Lonesome Song."
Johnson will perform at the House of Blues on Los Angeles' Sunset Strip on Tuesday, Sept. 28.
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