After only a week of being in stores, ALABAMA & Friends — the new
album paying homage to the most iconic band in country music — has landed at
No. 8 on the elite Billboard 200 all genre album chart. The 11-track album is
among good company, surrounded by some of music's biggest names including pop
stars John Mayer (#7) and Bruno Mars (#9).
On the country albums chart, ALABAMA & Friends
also makes an impressive debut, coming in at No. 2 after selling 31,948 copies
in its first week.
ALABAMA & Friends was released August
27 via Show Dog-Universal Music and features Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, Kenny
Chesney, Eli Young Band, Florida Georgia Line, Jamey Johnson, Toby Keith, Rascal
Flatts and Trisha Yearwood covering some of ALABAMA's most
memorable and biggest hits of their career. The project also includes two brand
new tunes from the Hall of Famers, including "All American," which is at country
For more of the latest news and information on ALABAMA,
including where they will be performing on their new Back to the Bowery
Tour, visit www.thealabamaband.com.