Whatever its original purpose, the out-building at Jason Aldean's sprawling slice of Tennessee heaven south of Nashville is now more bar than barn. And given the wealth of Georgia Bulldog memorabilia, music posters both vintage and contemporary, and various diversions throughout the structure, it's surely a place where he feels comfortable as Team Aldean tees up his fifth album, "Night Train", due O
Even with Kelly Clarkson singing alongside him, Jason Aldean is about as country as you can get. So how is their duet, "Don't You Wanna Stay," crossing over to become an adult-radio smash? Radio programmers and RED, which has worked the song to non-country radio, weigh in.
On the Billboard 200, country rules the top three roost for the first time in three years with Taylor Swift's "Speak Now" holding court at No. 1 for a second week, Jason Aldean's "My Kinda Party" arriving at No. 2 and Sugarland's "The Incredible Machine" falling a rung to No. 3 . . . Aldean also makes news of his own: "Party" marks a new peak on the chart and his best sales week . . . In other news, Mariah Carey, Neil Diamond and Brad Paisley all collect their latest top 10 albums while Rihanna's "What's My Name" debuts at No. 1 on the Digital Songs chart with 235,000 sold, according to Nielsen SoundScan.