Thursday, July 16, 2015
– Easton Corbin stayed atop the Billboard Top Country Albums chart for the week ending July 25 with "About to Get Real." Little Big Town also stayed first on the Hot Country Songs chart with "Girl Crush."
On the albums chart, Kacey Musgraves remained second with "Pageant Material." Sam Hunt held third with "Montevallo" as did Zac Brown Band in fourth with Jekyll + Hyde" and the compilation "NOW That's What I Call Country, Volume 8" in fifth.
There was very little change on the chart. An exception was that Chase Rice went from 24 to 19 with "Ignite the Night."
On the songs chart, Luke Bryan was second with "Kick the Dust Up," Hunt third with "Take Your Time," Blake Shelton fourth with "Sangria" and Hunt also fifth with "House Party." Chris Janson earned his first top 10 with "Buy Me a Boat" at 10, up 2. Keith Urban was at 13, up 5, with "John Cougar, John Deere, John 3:16."
Dustin Lynch was at 16, up 4, with "Hell of a Night." Brett Eldredge's new single, "Lose My Mind," was up 6 to 18. Aerosmith lead singer Steven Tyler debuted at 19 with "Love Is Your Name." Jake Owen was up 4 to 21 with "Real Life." Old Dominion's "Break Up With Him" was up 5 to 23. Chris Young climbed 3 to 24 with "I'm Comin' Over."
The SteelDrivers led the Bluegrass Albums chart with "The Muscle Shoals Recordings." Daley & Vincent was second with "Alive! In Concert," Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn third with their self-titled disc, Punch Brothers fourth with "The Phosphorescent Blues" and Robert Earl Keen fifth with "Happy Prisoner: The Bluegrass Sessions."
On the Billboard 200, Hunt was 5th, Corbin 15th, Musgraves 16th, ZBB 18th and Little Big Town 24th. The country albums and top 200 charts use different criteria.