Music-industry bible Billboard took the opportunity this week to comb through its chart records and compile the top 25 Country artists of the past 25 years--and who do you think is topping the list?
Yup, Strait leads the pack. Garth may be the number-one U.S. album-selling artist in SoundScan history, but George holds more country-related accolades altogether in the Billboard world. According to the publication, he's had 44 No. 1 hits on the Hot Country Songs chart (which has been around for 64 years now). He can boast of 82 top 10 singles. And, he's the only artist in Billboard's history to achieve top 10 singles in 30 consecutive years. Three decades of top hits, folks!
The rest of Billboard's 25 is pretty interesting to check out, as well. Reba McEntire follows Strait and Brooks at No. 3 and is the only woman to make the topRead More »from Guess Who’s The Top Country Artist Of The Past 25 Years?