Stapleton remains in Billboard top 10
Monday, May 29, 2017
– Chris Stapleton's "From A Room: Volume 1" will be fifth on the Billboard Top 200 when it is released on Tuesday.
Stapleton's second solo release fell one spot, moving 50,000 units, down 33 percent. The disc was the only country album in the top 10.
Linkin Park led the chart with "One More Light," which moved 110,000 units in its debut week.
More news for Chris Stapleton
CD reviews for Chris Stapleton
There is no bigger artist in country music today, perhaps even in American music, than Chris Stapleton. His appeal reaches beyond just the commercial country fans for his gritty bluesy approach. 2015's "Traveller" set a high bar, which was met by this year's release of "From A Room: Volume 1," which won Album of the Year in the 51st CMA Awards. Stapleton also garnered the Male Vocalist of the Year for his second time. Now seven months after that release, "From ...
Chris Stapleton is one of those artists you've heard without ever realizing it. That's because of his acclaim as a songwriter with such hits as Luke Bryan's "Drink a Beer," Josh Turner's "Your Man," Darius Rucker's "Come Back Song" and Kenny Chesney's "Never Wanted Nothing More." He also had a successful stint as lead singer of the driving bluegrass band The SteelDrivers (Adele recorded one of their songs, which he co-wrote as ...