With only four weeks since it’s release, Lady Antebellum’s third studio album “Own The Night” has already been certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) for sales of over a million units. The Country Music Association (CMA) “Group Of The Year” have sold over seven million albums worldwide.
“It’s been a dizzying and exciting few months launching this album, but it’s also really energizing to see how the fans are reacting to some of the songs on our new record,” says Dave Haywood. ”The reaction both in the States and overseas has been a huge confidence booster as we are getting ready to launch our first big arena tour this Friday. We couldn’t be more excited to get back out on the road!”
“Own The Night” has been a huge seller overseas; debuting in the top 10 albums chart in the United Kingdom, Japan, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and even Switzerland. Their hot single “Just A Kiss” had already claimed the top spot in the United States country singles charts and is starting it’s push to the top 10 in the hot-AC/top 40 charts in the US. It’s climbing the international charts in Belgium, France, United Kingdom, Japan, Holland, Switzerland, Austria, Ireland, Portugal, Sweden, Australia and New Zealand.