George Strait: The Cowboy Rides Away - The Definitive Collection (3-CD)
(Hump Head) 50 Tracks - In terms of popularity and sales in Country music the 1990s, Alan
Jackson was second only to Garth Brooks. Ten number one Billboard
Country Albums and twenty-four number one Country Singles are testament
to that commercial success Alan is one of the most successful and
respected singer-songwriters in music. He is in the elite company of
Lennon and McCartney among songwriters who've written more than 20 songs
that they've recorded and taken to the top of the charts (in the USA).
Jackson has sold nearly 60 million albums worldwide, topped the country
singles charts 35 times, and scored more than 50 Top 10 hits. He has
written or co-written 25 of his 35 #1 hit singles. Jackson is a 17-time
ACM Award winner, a 16-time CMA Award recipient, and a two-time
Grammy-winning artist whose songwriting has earned him the prestigious
ASCAP Founders Award and an induction into the Nashville Songwriters
Hall of Fame as a 2011 Songwriter/Artist inductee.
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