Swindell gets certified
Thursday, February 23, 2017
– Cole Swindell's sophomore album, "You Should Be Here," was certified Gold by the RIAA, signifying sales of more than 500,000.
The disc was the followup to his Platinum-certified self-titled debut album.
The release includes the Platinum-selling title track (1 million in sales), his Gold-certified multi-week chart topper "Middle of a Memory" and his current single "Flatliner" which features his Dierks Bentley.
Swindell is currently on Bentley's "What the Hell World Tour."
Each of the six singles and two albums Swindell has released since he signed with Warner Bros. Records three years ago have gone to number one on the country charts.
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All of It
Cole Swindell's" All Of It" is a little different from many of contemporary artists' current releases in that there is a whole lot of country - thematically anyway - in it. The 40-plus minutes are all about drinking, regret, appreciation of people who matter and breakups.
It starts off with a bang with the up-tempo rocker "Love You Too Late." The best track is its most poignant song penned by Jessi Alexander and Chase McGill, "Dad's Old Number," »»»
Down Home Sessions EP
Upon first glance at the track list of Cole Swindell's fourth installment of the "Down Home Sessions" series, one may get the impression that it is a covers EP. It features several chart toppers from other artists, including Luke Bryan's "Roller Coaster" and Thomas Rhett's "Get Me Some Of That." Swindell has 10 number 1 singles as a songwriter to his name had a hand in penning both all five songs, so technically, it's original material. »»»
Down Home Sessions III
Cole Swindell's third installment of the "Down Home Sessions" EP series is a relatable five-track thread that feels like bro country light; There's plenty of beer and bars, but only one truck song ("Chevrolet DJ"), and the narrative thread including failed pickup lines, first date jitters and jealousy can be interpreted as applicable to one girl and the early stages of a relationship rather than the gaggle. That being said, the overall texture is pop laden, »»»