Currington assumes top spot
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Currington assumes top spot

Monday, March 21, 2011 – Billy Currington celebrates his seventh number one single with Let Me Down Easy. The single, from his fourth studio album "Enjoy Yourself," marks his fifth straight chart topper.

The song takes over number one from Jason Aldean's Don't You Wanna Stay, his hit with Kelly Clarkson.The chart will be officially released on Thursday

"I'm so grateful to all our fans and especially to country radio who have given us another number one," said Currington. "To be able to kick off the first weekend of the Chesney tour with my seventh number one single feels too good to be true. This is a great time, and I can't wait to share it with everyone on the road this summer."


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CD review - Summer Forever Billy Currington is a prototypical bro country specimen with his boyish good looks, infectious charm and smooth voice. That said, he has avoided being thrust into the negative stereotypes of that group largely because his songs avoid the harder edges of the sub-genre. His lyrics generally avoid excessive partying and objectifying women. His catalog of catchy numbers and sweet ballads lends an Adult Contemporary feel to the material. His sixth studio album is a breezy 12-song collection ...
CD review - We Are Tonight Billy Currington's We Are Tonight sometimes plays out like a college frat boy soundtrack album. The song Wingman, for instance, describes how two guys pair up to score chicks, while Hey Girl is all about an objectified hot girl that doesn't even have a name - names, integrity, character and such, are simply unimportant when it's a game featuring the hunter and the hunted. (This particular hunter doesn't even need a wingman). The album's best song is called Banana Pancakes. ...
CD review - Enjoy Yourself Billy Currington treats this album's title like a manifesto. The title track, with its part-Mexican, part-tropical groove, prescribes drinking, dancing, swimming and generally having a good time. All Day Long, on the other hand, takes a page out of the Zac Brown Band book for a slightly jam band-like lovers rock tune. While Kenny Chesney can come off a little smug when singing similar sentiments, Currington is far more likeable. His easygoing style is best showcased on Bad Day of Fishin'. ...


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