New on market, the Lady Antebellum’s new album, Need You Now, sold 481,000 copies in its first week of release to debut at No. 1 on the all-genre Billboard 200 chart.
The trio’s new song Need You Now has already claimed almost one-third the sales total of which means they had sold 1,453,000 million copies.
It seems that their debut album sold 43,000 in its opening week to debut at No. 4 on the Billboard 200 in May 2008.
Since Taylor Swift’s Fearless debuted at No. 1 in November 2008 with sales of 592,000 no other song achieve this performance than song Need You Now which racked up the best first-week sales.
Moreover, song Need You Now knocks Fearless from the top spot of the country albums chart which makes Swift slips to second place while Lady Antebellum claims the No. 3 position.
Need You Now positioned as a No. 1 for five weeks on the country singles chart while in Billboard’s pop songs chart the song climbed from No. 37 to No. 30 on this week.
Lady Antebellum’s latest song called “American Honey” reached No. 17 on the country songs chart after being released to radio seven weeks ago.
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