(NASHVILLE, Tenn.) Show Dog Nashville
recording artist Toby Keith has the No. 1 song in the nation as
"American Ride" tops both the Billboard and Country Aircheck/Mediabase
charts. The song is the title track first single from Keith's new
studio album, in stores next Tuesday, October 6.
tune's rapid ascension confirms Keith's position as the dominant
radio artist of the decade. Additionally, Keith has now scored a No. 1
smash every year since his debut single "Should've Been A Cowboy" hit
the top of the charts in 1993.
to the top 10 in only eight weeks, "American Ride" is
Keith's fastest-moving single since 2001's "Courtesy of the Red, White
And Blue (The Angry American)." Like that song, "Ride" seems to have
tapped the collective consciousness of a nation in distress, this time
serving up a wry rallying cry in the face of cultural and political
Toby Keith will embark on his first European tour in November.