Eric Church scores his highest debut ever on the Country Airplay chart, while R. Kelly nets his 92nd entry on R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay. Meanwhile, Jay Z's "Holy Grail" hits double-digits at No. 1 on Rap Airplay: It racks up its 10th frame atop the list.
The Robertsons, the Louisiana family whose stranglehold on the duck call business earned it a popular A&E reality show called "Duck Dynasty," is focusing its sights on a new entertainment medium this holiday season: music.
Scotty McCreery becomes the second solo male to debut at No. 1 with his first two non-seasonal sets of original material in the nearly 50-year history of Billboard's Top Country Albums chart, as "See You Tonight" arrives at the top with 52,000 sold, according to Nielsen SoundScan. His rookie album "Clear as Day" opened at No. 1 two years ago.
Willie Nelson extends his record for the most top 10s in the nearly 50-year history of Billboard's Top Country Albums chart, as the duets set "To All the Girls…" enters at No. 2. He also claims his best Nielsen SoundScan week and highest rank on the tally in 24 years, as the set starts with 43,000 sold.
Veteran country performer Clay Walker is making an appearance at the Wildhorse Saloon in downtown Nashville on Wednesday, October 30. The occasion is the Fourth Annual Chords Of Hope benefit concert -- one that is for a cause that hits the singer close to home.