Blake Shelton’s new album Bringing Back the Sunshine debuted at Number 1 on Billboard’s Top 200 Albums chart with approximately 101,000 copies sold. Not only did Blake experience success at the top of the album chart as of late, but he also made country music history at Billboard.
Blake was recently recognized as the first country music artist to hit Number 1 on the Billboard Artist 100; rankings which are determined by album and digital song sales, plus radio airplay. With the release of the lead single off his album, “Neon Light,” Blake rose from Number 19 to Number 1, while “Neon Light” is currently in the Top 5 and climbing.
At a time when it is sublime to be Mr. Blake Shelton, he is also currently nominated for three CMA Awards and an AMA Award. You can vote for Blake as Favorite Male Country Artist for the American Music Awards by clicking here.
Congratulations to Blake on making history and representing country music on the Billboard Artist chart!
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