With nearly 89,000 albums sold, Kenny Chesney debuts at #1 with Cosmic Halleujah. The album is followed on this chart by Brett Eldredge's new Christmas project, Glow. Eldredge sold 14k copies of Glow and has an early lead for best-selling country Christmas project (a fight likely to be held between him and Chris Young's It Must Be Christmas and the Garth Brooks/Trisha Yearwood duets album). Keith Urban's Ripcord benefits from the CMA Awards sales bump with sales now over 312k to date. Chris Stapleton's Traveller has moved 1.638k+ to date while Cole Swindell's second Down Home Sessions EP debuts at #5.
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Jimmy Buffett's Christmas project Tis The Season debuts at #6 with 10k purchasing the yuletide fre while Maren Morris' Hero debuts at #7 while Thomas Rhett's Tangled Up benefits from both a new Deluxe edition and the CMA sales bump while Jason Aldean's They Don't Know sits at #9. Carrie Underwood's Storyteller -- too -- earned a post-CMA Awards bump.
Notables include debuts from Kip Moore, Frank Foster's latest indie effort Good Country Music, Christmas album debuts from Jennifer Nettles and Kacey Musgraves, debuts from Jordan Rager, Midland, and Trent Tomlinson along with looks at Post-CMA Awards sales bumps from stars like Tim McGraw, Dierks Bentley, Old Dominion, Dan+Shay, Brothers Osborne and more!
Top 5 Country Albums: November 7, 2016
Note: The Top 5 Country Album Chart Numbers are rounded to nearest hundred albums sold.
|1||Kenny Chesney||Cosmic Halleujah||79,600||79,600|
|5||Cole Swindell||Down Home Sessions||10,700||10,700|