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Morgan Wallen Hits Titanic Levels After Notching 11 Weeks at No. 1


05-23-2023

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(EBM) Morgan Wallen continues to make history as his recently released third studio album One Thing At A Time notches its 11th consecutive week at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 charts. Sitting at the top since its March 3 release, The New York Times notes, "the country star's chart run with One Thing at a Time puts him in a league with Whitney Houston, Stevie Wonder and the 'Titanic' soundtrack."

The last album to spend 11 consecutive weeks at the top of the Billboard 200 came in 1987 with Whitney Houston's Whitney (featuring "I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me)" and "So Emotional,") the Times further notes. Prior to that it was 1976 into 1977 as Stevie Wonder's Songs in the Key of Life (featuring "Isn't She Lovely" and "I Wish") logged its first consecutive 13 weeks at No. 1. Meanwhile, 2021's Dangerous: The Double Album notches its 120th non-consecutive weeks in the Billboard 200 Top 10 second in longevity only to 173 weeks held by the Original Cast Recording, My Fair Lady, in 1956.

"These stats are all so humbling and being mentioned in the same sentence as Stevie Wonder and Whitney Houston is something I never could have imagined," Wallen reflects. "But I'm most grateful to everyone who listens to my music. That's the connection that means the most to me and it's the best compliment out there - the fact that you guys like it."

One Thing At A Time has yielded three No. 1 hits to-date with 10-week No. 1 "You Proof" (the longest No. 1 in Country radio history); "Thought You Should Know," which remained at the top of country airplay charts for three consecutive weeks; and latest pop-crossover hit "Last Night," which became the fastest-climbing No. 1 on Billboard Country Airplay charts since 2015 at just 11 weeks, has spent six non-consecutive weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 charts and now claims the longest Hot 100 reign - surpassing Kenny Rogers' "Lady" and Johnny Horton's "The Battle of New Orleans" which spent six week at No. 1 on the Hot 100 in 1980 and 1959, respectively.

Meanwhile, the success of his 5x Platinum sophomore project, Dangerous: The Double Album, continues to surpass records previously held by Adele and Bruce Springsteen, clocking in at 120 non-consecutive weeks and counting in the Top 10 of the Billboard 200 charts.

Wallen's 62-date 2023 One Night At A Time World Tour includes visits to 5 countries, 3 continents and counts 29 stadium-plays plus arenas, amphitheaters & festivals in the superstar's most expansive tour yet. With support from HARDY, ERNEST and Bailey Zimmerman, the tour kicked off overseas in New Zealand and Australia before returning stateside at Milwaukee's American Family Field; and next up is set to resume with back-to-back nights at Chicago's Wrigley Field.

Morgan Wallen 2023 U.S. Tour Dates:
Thurs, June 22 Chicago, IL Wrigley Field
Fri, June 23 Chicago, IL Wrigley Field
Tues, June 27 Grand Rapids, MI Van Andel Arena
Thurs, June 29 Detroit, MI Ford Field
Fri, June 30 Detroit, MI Ford Field
Thurs, July 6 St. Louis, MO Busch Stadium
Fri, July 7 St. Louis, MO Busch Stadium
Fri, July 14 San Diego, CA Petco Park
Sat, July 15 San Diego, CA Petco Park
Wed, July 19 Phoenix, AZ Chase Field
Thurs, July 20 Phoenix, AZ Chase Field
Sat, July 22 Los Angeles, CA SoFi Stadium
Thurs, Aug 3 Detroit Lakes, MN WE Fest
Fri, Aug 11 Columbus, OH Ohio Stadium
Sat, Aug 12 Columbus, OH Ohio Stadium
Wed, Aug 16 Boston, MA Fenway Park
Thurs, Aug 17 Boston, MA Fenway Park
Fri, Aug 18 Boston, MA Fenway Park
Wed, Aug 30 Pittsburgh, PA PNC Park
Thurs, Aug 31 Pittsburgh, PA PNC Park
Sat, Sept 2 Washington, DC FedEx Field
Fri, Sept 8 Moline, IL Vibrant Arena
Sat, Sept 9 Lincoln, NE Pinnacle Bank Arena
Sat, Oct 7 Tacoma, WA Tacoma Dome
Fri, Nov 10 Atlanta, GA Truist Park
Sat, Nov 11 Atlanta, GA Truist Park
Thurs, Nov 16 Austin, TX Moody Center
Sat, Nov 18 Houston, TX Minute Maid Park
TBC Philadelphia, PA Citizens Bank Park

Morgan Wallen 2024 U.S. Tour Dates:
Thurs May 9, 2024 Hershey, PA Hersheypark Stadium
Fri, May 17, 2024 East Rutherford, NJ MetLife Stadium
Sat, May 18, 2024 East Rutherford, NJ MetLife Stadium
Thurs, June 6, 2024 Virginia Beach, VA Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater at Virginia Beach
Fri, June 7, 2024 Virginia Beach, VA Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater at Virginia Beach

Morgan Wallen 2023 International Tour Dates:
Sat, Aug 5 Camrose, AB Big Valley Jamboree
Thurs, Aug 24 Dieppe, NB YQM Country Fest
Thurs, Sept 14 Toronto, ON Budweiser Stage
Fri, Sept 15 Toronto, ON Budweiser Stage
Sat, Sept 16 Toronto, ON Budweiser Stage
Mon, Sept 18 London, ON Budweiser Gardens
Thurs, Sept 21 Ottawa, ON Canadian Tire Centre
Fri, Sept 22 Quebec City, QC Videotron Centre
Sat, Sept 23 Montreal, QC Bell Centre
Thurs, Sept 28 Winnipeg, MB Canada Life Centre
Fri, Sept 29 Saskatoon, SK SaskTel Centre
Sat, Sept 30 Calgary, AB Scotiabank Saddledome
Tues, Oct 3 Vancouver, BC Rogers Arena
Wed, Oct 4 Vancouver, BC Rogers Arena
Sun, Dec. 3 London, UK The O2

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