Brown goes top 10
Monday, October 16, 2017
– Kane Brown's self-titled album will be the only country CD in the top 10 when the Billboard charts are out on Tuesday.
With his album receiving the deluxe treatment on Oct. 6, the disc shot from 56 to 5, moving 43,000 units, up 332 percent.
Brown first released the disc in December 2016.
Rapper NF has the leading disc in the U.S. as "Perception" moved 55,000 album equivalent units.
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There's not a lot of room for argument to say that men singing country music today are different than the stars on the old Porter Wagoner show. Many have ditched the cowboy hat. They're hip-hop fans, video game junkies and spent most of their teenage money on tattoos. Kane Brown checks all these boxes and more. He's biracial, for example, subverting a country culture that seemed a little too exclusive for this century. And he built his following via the internet, not in clubs (a ...
First look at the cover for Kane Brown's full-length debut album, and you may experience a "Homeboy" moment. The young man appears like the tattooed model for Eric Church's song of the same name. Although Brown is categorized as bro-country in some quarters, the actual music he makes is much better than you might expect. This is one case where you shouldn't judge the book by its cover.
Although the album includes a lustful song like "Pull It Off," which is a ...
Kane Brown is the latest singer to wear the "Future of Country" mantel. With ridiculous social media statistics for a 22-year-old singer and hit songs on iTunes, the buzz about Brown was so loud that Nashville had to take notice. Brown's "Chapter One" EP marks his major-label debut, and it demonstrates that he does have talent, even if the songs don't always show it.
As a new artist stretching his wings, Brown tries to do too much vocally. Frequently, he dips his ...