Feel that chill in the air? It’s not just climate change, friends. The music industry is suffering through historic lows in record sales, the worst since SoundScan started tallying them in 1991.
How are country artists faring? Let’s take a look at cumulative sales for current albums. Sales are rounded to the nearest hundred.
Top Selling Current Country Albums
- Taylor Swift, Fearless: 6,233,900
- Taylor Swift, Taylor Swift: 4,955,000
- Lady Antebellum, Need You Now: 3,138,700
- Taylor Swift, Speak Now: 3,078,600
- Zac Brown Band, The Foundation: 2,489,200
Featuring the latest from:
- Rodney Atkins
- Steve Azar
- The Band Perry
- Laura Bell Bundy
- Eric Church
- Easton Corbin
- Randy Montana
- Justin Moore
- David Nail
- Josh Thompson
Empty barrels make the most noise.
Written by Justin Moore, Jamie Paulin, and Jeremy Stover