Alan Jackson 's The Bluegrass Album bows at #1 on Billboard 's Bluegrass Albums chart and #3 on the overall Country Albums chart. According to Nielsen SoundScan, The Bluegrass Album moved 22,000 in its first week. Merle Haggard , Patty Loveless and Dierks Bentley are among the other artists who have debuted at #1 on the Bluegrass Albums chart in the past.
Alan will continue supporting The Bluegrass Album with a concert at New York City's Carnegie Hall on October 28.
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