Hank Williams Jr. Nabs Highest Billboard Album Debut of His Career

Hank Williams Jr.

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Hank Williams Jr. is sitting pretty at No. 2!

Hank Williams Jr.’s new album— his 56th— It’s About Time reached the highest studio album peak position of his career on Billboard’s Top Country Albums and broke into the Top 10 on Billboard’s Top 200— coming in at No. 8. The record also features country musicians Eric Church, Brantley Gilbert, Justin Moore, and Brad Paisley.

Bocephus and Chris Stapleton, who have the No. 2 and No.1 Billboard Top Country Albums, are touring together this summer and will begin their eight-city stint in Tampa, Florida on August 5th. Tickets go on sale on January 29th here.

The reception of It’s About Time surpasses 2012’s Old School, New Rules, which hit No. 4 on Billboard’s Top Country Albums and No. 12 on Billboard’s Top 200. The country music legend has sold more than 70 million albums across the globe and will participate in an exclusive acoustic performance on SiriusXM’s Prime Country. Check out the times below.

Prime Country, SiriusXM 58 
Jan. 27th 9 pm ET
Jan. 29th 11 am ET
Jan. 30th 12 am ET and 4 pm ET
Jan. 31st 12pm ET and 11 pm ET

Congrats on the accomplishment, Hank!

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