Jake Owen topped Billboard’s Country Album Chart this past week with his new album, “Barefoot Blue Jean Night.” With sales over 55,000, this marks the first number one album for the country singer. The album also ranked in at number six on the Billboard Top 200 Chart.
Owen shared his excitement and appreciation via twitter:
@jakeowen: Wow.. Thanks to every fan, songwriter and country radio for giving me my FIRST #1 record. I’m so blessed and thankful. Ahhh! Happy dance!!
Prior to the news of his album topping the charts, Owen celebrated the release of “Barefoot Blue Jean Night” by calling some of his fans to say thank-you:
@jakeowen: “Ok…First 10 peeps to respond that bought my record, I’ll follow you. You can send me your phone #. I wanna call you and see what songs u dig.”
Congratulations to Jake!