Kenny Chesney is Billboard Artist of the Millennium
Looks like Kenny Chesney not only grooving when the sun goes down. Thanks to his latest single 'Somewhere With You' Kenny, and his suntanned toes have become the most successful country artist of the millennium, according to Billboard magazine.
The Taste Of Country.com reports:
For the third week in a row, ‘Somewhere With You’ is the most-played song in all of country music. The track, from his latest album, ‘Hemingway’s Whiskey,’ has now been on the country charts for 53 weeks and is the 21st No. 1 song in Chesney’s career. The tune is also currently No. 33 on Billboard’s Hot 100 chart.
You want amazing statistics? Since 2000, Kenny Chesney has had the most listened-to song on country radio nearly 10% of the time. Here’s another – over his amazingly successful 17 year career, the ‘Somewhere with You’ singer has recorded 15 albums, 14 of which have reached gold or platinum-selling status.
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