Chart Update: 1st December

Round-up of this week’s Billboard charts:

Billboard Hot Country Singles Chart

For a second week, Thomas Rhett keeps hold of the top spot with his single ‘Die A Happy Man’, closely followed by Sam Hunt who has jumped up to #2 with ‘Breakup In A Small Town’, yet another smash hit from his album ‘Montevallo’.

New country star Cam also continues to climb the chart with ‘Burning House’, which has jumped up to #4 in this week’s chart, followed by Dan and Shay who have moved into the top 5 for the first time with ‘Nothin’ Like You’.

There are 2 new additions to the top 10 this week. Sitting at #9 is Jason Aldean with ‘Gonna Know We Were Here’, the 4th release from his album ‘Old Boots, New Dirt’. Also, sitting at #10 are Brothers Osborne with ‘Stay A Little Longer’, their very first track to reach the top 10!

Following her win for favourite female country artist at the American Music Awards, Carrie Underwood’s new single ‘Heartbeat’ re-enters the chart at #35. The new single from Brett Eldredge, ‘Drunk On Your Love’, also jumps into the top 40 at #36.

  1. Thomas Rhett – Die A Happy Man
  2. Sam Hunt – Breakup In A Small Town
  3. Chris Young – I’m Comin’ Over
  4. Cam – Burning House
  5. Dan and Shay – Nothin’ Like You
  6. Carrie Underwood – Smoke Break
  7. Blake Shelton – Gonna
  8. Luke Bryan – Strip It Down
  9. Jason Aldean – Gonna Know We Were Here
  10. Brothers Osborne – Stay A Little Longer

Billboard Top Country Albums Chart

Chris Stapleton’s recent domination of the charts continues this week, as ‘Traveller’ returns to the #1 spot, replacing the new album from Chris Young, ‘I’m Comin’ Over’, which drops to #4.

After her success at the AMAs, Carrie Underwood’s new album ‘Storyteller’ jumps back up to the #2 position after falling to #4.

Sam Hunt’s smash hit album ‘Montevallo’ has remarkably jumped back into the top 5 following his award for best new artist at the AMAS. The album has now been in the chart for an incredible 57 weeks.

  1. Chris Stapleton – Traveller
  2. Carrie Underwood – Storyteller
  3. Eric Church – Mr Misunderstood
  4. Chris Young – I’m Comin’ Over
  5. Sam Hunt – Montevallo
  6. Blake Shelton – Reloaded: 20 #1 Hits
  7. Luke Bryan – Kill The Lights
  8. Thomas Rhett – Tangled Up
  9. Tim McGraw – Damn Country Music
  10. Zac Brown Band – Greatest Hits So Far…