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Turner tops chart again

Tuesday, October 12, 2010 – Josh Turner's single All Over Me, holds the top spot this week on Billboard's Hot Country Songs chart and the Mediabase/Country Aircheck chart, giving him back to back number ones. Turner takes over the top frm Kenny Chesney's The Boys of Fall.

The song is the follow-up to Turner's 4-week number 1 hit single "Why Don't We Just Dance, currently the Most Played Song of the Year for 2010, according to Mediabase. Billboard said Turner was one of six acts with two chart toppers singles so far this year, joining a list that includes Zac Brown Band, Billy Currington, Lady Antebellum, Blake Shelton and Carrie Underwood.

"Having 'All Over Me go number one is a big deal to me," said Turner. "I'm so thrilled but I haven't really figured out a way to celebrate just yet. With two little boys at home and another one on the way, it is pretty crazy around our house right now."

The third single from "Haywire" will be the Don Williams' classic hit I Wouldn't Be A Man. The song will be available to radio stations across the country on Wednesday, October 13 at 10 a.m. central. Turner's producer Frank Rogers said, "When we first listened to I Wouldn't Be A Man, we knew this would be the perfect song to showcase Josh's tremendous vocal range. This song should be a monster hit for him and remind people that he is one of the most solid and unique male vocalists we have in country music today."

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Live Across America CD review - Live Across America
Josh Turner's relationship with Cracker Barrel stretches far beyond a love of chicken & dumplings and sweet tea. The country store/restaurant sponsored his 2012 tour and previously has released a live concert recorded at the Ryman Auditorium. Turner's latest release for Cracker Barrel features songs from his latest tour, recorded at 12 different stops along the way. While live releases seldom compare well to studio albums, Turner has a crack band that can match the abilities of the »»»
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Editorial: Walking the talk – When names like Hank Williams, Johnny Cash, Waylon and the Hag are invoked, you're talking hard core country. These are the touchstones of country , the guys who made country music what it was and still is (or maybe can be). When these folks would sing about being down-and-out and the rough-and-tumble, they knew of what they were singing about. Fast forward a few years to the country singers of today. »»»
Concert Review: These Eagles keep songs alive and well – The newly reconfigured Eagles lineup, which now includes Vince Gill and Deacon Frey in place of the late Glenn Frey, hasn't changed its set much since this modified grouping's debut at Dodger Stadium in 2017. Don Henley announced from the outset, though, how the group continues to tour primarily so it can keep the Eagles' many great songs alive.... »»»
Concert Review: Lovett could not have scripted it any better – Cerritos is a fair distance from Hollywood, but Lyle Lovett, who has accumulated a long list of acting credits, sometimes seemed like he was giving a company town performance this night. Maybe it was because Paul Reiser, the "Mad About You" star, introduced Lovett with a funny bit about what some of the man's songs mean (or don't mean).... »»»
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