"Don't You Wanna Stay" became Aldean's fifth Hot Country Songs leader and Clarkson's first.
Authored by Andy Gibson, Paul Jenkins and Jason Sellers, the duet became the fifth of Aldean's nine No. 1s on the survey. It also won for musical event of the year at the 45th Annual Country Music Association Awards.
Born in Macon, Ga., Aldean, now 44, signed with Broken Bow Records, still his label home, in 2005. He's notched 33 Hot Country Songs top 10s.