Kenny Chesney’s Hemingway’s Whiskey Almost Didn’t Happen

Kenny Chesney’s Hemingway’s Whiskey is nominated for ACM Album of the Year and contains two No. 1 singles with “The Boys Of Fall” and “Somewhere With You.” The third single from the album, “Live A Little,” is in the Top 20 at radio and climbing. Kenny has been vocal about how proud he is of this [...] Read More

21 No.1s for Kenny Chesney, Plus a New Football Documentary

You could venture that 21 is a favorite number of Kenny Chesney‘s right now. The superstar’s latest single, “Somewhere With You,” has topped the country charts, marking the 21st time one of Kenny’s songs has reached the peak. The track from Kenny’s Hemingway’s Whiskey release struck a chord with him immediately. “I thought this song was very [...] Read More

Watch Kenny Chesney’s ‘The Making of Boys of Fall’ on GAC

Kenny Chesney put a new wrinkle on his career this year when he made his first documentary and had a No. 1 hit with the title song. Now you can peek behind the scenes with the GAC special The Making Of ‘Boys Of Fall’, which debuts Sunday evening. The film gave Kenny a chance to conduct personal interviews with a number of figures from the NFL and college football. He talked to quarterbacks Joe Namath, Troy Aikman and Brett Favre; to NFL coaches Jon Gruden, Tony Dungy, John Madden and Sean Payton; and to NCAA head coaches Mack Brown, Bobby Bowden, Bill Curry, Jim Tressel and Nick Saban. In the process, he knitted together two all-American pursuits. Read More

Kenny Chesney Torn Over Digital Era

Kenny Chesney’s new CD, Hemingway’s Whiskey, got off to a great start — it’s at No. 1 on both the Billboard Country Albums chart and the all-genre Billboard 200. The top of the country list is a place Kenn’s very familiar with. It marks the tenth time he has had a No. 1 country album. But it’s also a bit of a different market than it once was. Kenny sold 183,000 copies of Hemingway in the album’s first week of release, according to Nielsen SoundScan, and those numbers are good enough to make it the fourth best-selling album of the entire third quarter, even though it was available for only the final week of that period. Still, there were other times in his career that Kenny sold more than half a million in his debut week. Read More

Kenny Chesney Debuts at No.1, Again!

With the “The Boys of Fall” already sitting atop the singles chart, singer songwriter Kenny Chesney lands his new album Hemingway’s Whiskey at Number One on The Billboard 200 Chart, his sixth album to achieve that feat. With more than 183,000 albums (sold according to Nielson Soundscan), it more than doubles the first week sales [...] Read More