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Rascal Flatts debuts in first, Brad Paisley is number one "Online"

Wednesday, October 10, 2007 – Rascal Flatts had the best selling album in the U.S., meaning that "Still Feels Good" was number one on both the overall and country album chart for the week ending Oct. 13 in Billboard.

On the song chart, Brad Paisley notched another number one with "Online."

Reba McEntire's "Reba Duets" was second on the album chart, after being first last week. Kenny Chesney was third with "Just Who I Am: Poets & Pirates." Taylor Swift was fourth with her self-titled debut, while Rascal Flatts also had the fifth best selling disc with "Me And My Friends."

Steve Earle debuted in 10th with "Washington Square Serenade."

On the song chart, Rascal Flatts was second with the title track. Toby Keith was third with "Love Me If You Can." Brooks & Dunn were fourth with "Proud of This House." Chesney was fifth with his fast rising "Don't Blink."

Trisha Yearwood's new single from her upcoming Big Machine Records debut, "Heaven, Heartache, and the Power of Love" was 24th.

On the overall top 200 chart, McEntire was 6th, Chesney 10th and Swift 37th.

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Back to Us CD review - Back to Us
As summer insistently steps forward and knocks at our doorstep with bright sunny rays and promises of sun-soaked hijinks, longtime pop country superstars Rascal Flatts aim to provide the perfect soundtrack with "Back To Us." Loaded with the band's signature tight harmonies and upbeat jams built around lyrics of love and loss, Rascal Flatts doesn't move far off the beaten path while carving out a high energy declaration of summer love. Fans looking for those beach cruising jams »»»
The Greatest Gift of All CD review - The Greatest Gift of All
It's the big things - and sometimes the little things - that make Rascal Flatts' Christmas album "The Greatest Gift of All" stand out. On the macro level, the country vocal trio put a little funk - well, as much funk as three Nashville guys can muster - into "Go Tell It on The Mountain." And then, the cool little bass line introducing "Let It Snow" helps differentiate this act's version from possibly millions of other versions. Much of "The »»»
Rewind CD review - Rewind
Don't worry. Just because Rascal Flatts' Gary LeVox sings, "Try to talk to George Strait into givin' us an encore" on the hit single and title track doesn't mean that the traditional country giant is all of a sudden a cornerstone for the trio that has been front and center of the pop country sound. In fact, they make it quite clear from the second the play button is struck with the hard rocking "Payback" thanks to lots of electric guitar and rocking vocals from LeVox. »»»
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: Cantrell continues to satisfy – Laura Cantrell may never be a country star. Not at this stage of her career when she's 50, touring here and there and releasing new music every few years or so. But five albums in, Cantrell continues as a warm, enjoyable and worthy purveyor of her brand of country. That would mean going towards a more traditional side, not rushing the songs... »»»
Concert Review: Not only is Turner traditional, he's popular – Every time Josh Turner reached for some of those wonderful subterranean low notes, which he often pulled out during his enjoyable night show, it was like a superhero applying a superpower. He didn't need this extra advantage to please his audience; he has so many quality songs stockpiled in his catalogue already doing the job.... »»»
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