Kenny Chesney Holds Atop Country Airplay Chart With 'Get Along,' as Thomas Rhett, Chris Lane & Tori Kelly Add New Top 10s
Chesney notches his 20th multi-week No. 1.
Kenny Chesney's "Get Along" paces Billboard's Country Airplay chart (dated July 28) for a second week, with 45.4 million audience impressions (down 2 percent) in the week ending July 22, according to Nielsen Music. His 30th No. 1, the most of all artists, is his 20th multi-week leader.
On Billboard's Hot Country Songs chart, which blends airplay, streaming and sales data, "Get Along" holds at its No. 3 peak.
"Get Along" previews Chesney's album Songs for the Saints, due July 27. An additional song from the set, "Better Boat" (featuring Mindy Smith), released July 13, debuts at No. 22 on Country Digital Song Sales with 5,000 sold in the week ending July 19. The song marks Chesney's 30th appearance on the chart and the first on any Billboard country ranking for Americana/folk singer-songwriter Smith.
'CHANGES' IN THE TOP 10: Thomas Rhett banks his 11th top 10 on Hot Country Songs, as "Life Changes," the title track from his 2017 album, rises 12-10. It increases by 10 percent to 27.2 million audience impressions and lifts 10-8 on Country Airplay.
Plus, Chris Lane's "Take Back Home Girl," featuring Tori Kelly, pushes 12-10 on Country Airplay, up 6 percent to 25.6 million impressions. Lane lands his third Country Airplay top 10, while Kelly collects her first in her first visit to the chart.