Cole Swindell earns third back-to-back multi-week No 1

“She Had Me At Heads Carolina” tops the charts for second week

Cole Swindell remains at the top of the Billboard country airplay chart this week with his fastest-rising single to date, “She Had Me At Heads Carolina. The song is now the third consecutive multi-week No. 1 single from his fourth album, Stereotype, following “Single Saturday Night” and “Never Say Never” (with Lainey Wilson). “She Had Me At Heads Carolina” is Swindell’s 12th career No. 1 and has more than 182 million global streams to date.

“She Had Me At Heads Carolina,” produced by Zach Crowell and co-written with Ashley Gorley, Jesse Frasure, Thomas Rhett and the original writers on “Heads Carolina, Tails California” Mark D. Sanders and Tim Nichols, also hit No. 1 on Sirius XM’s The Highway Hot 30 Weekend Countdown last month.

Swindell is nominated for two CMA Award nominations for Musical Event of the Year and Music Video of the Year with Lainey Wilson for his multi-week No. 1 duet single “Never Say Never.” “Never Say Never” was previously his fastest-rising single to date before “She Had Me At Heads Carolina” hit No. 1 on the Billboard country airplay chart last week.

On Friday, September 23rd, the 12x chart-topper launches his headlining Back Down To The Bar Tour with Ashley Cooke and Dylan Marlowe in Helotes, TX. The tour already boasts several sold out shows, including his first headlining date at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, TN on November 3rd, prompting a second show being added on November 2nd.

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