Tangled Up Album is by Thomas Rhett, the American country music singer-songwriter. The second studio album was released on the 25th of September 2015 to positive reviews by critics.
The album has a disco feel, which Billboard picked up on during their review wondering if ” country radio will fully embrace their Nashville disco or ignore it. ”
Despite the reservations from critics, the Tangled Up Album has been certified Platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America ( RIAA ) for sales of over 590,000 in the United States. In Canada, it has been verified Gold with sales of 40,000 units.
The lead single, ” Crash and Burn “, released on the 27th of April 2015, has a pop-R&B influenced composition, something Thomas was anxious about before the release, feeling die-hard fans wouldn’t like the single.
” Crash and Burn ” debuted at number thirty-eight on the Billboard Country Airplay Chart, selling 40,000 copies in its first week in the United States; it later topped the chart. The single reached number thirty-six on the Billboard Hot 100 and two on the Hot Country Songs Chart. The RIAA certified the song Platinum on the 23rd of September 2015, and as of January 2016, it has sales of over 800,000 in the country.
The Tangled Up album was a commercial success for Thomas. In the United States, it reached number six on the Billboard 200 and two on the Billboard Top Country Albums Chart.
Outside of the United States, the album peaked at number eighty on the UK Albums Chart and reached number seventy-seven in Australia.
In Canada, Tangled Up reached number two on the Billboard Canadian Albums Chart.
About Thomas Rhett
Thomas Rhett Akins, Jr. was born on the 30th of March 1990 in Valdosta. Known as the Azalea City as the plant grows in abundance there, it is situated on the southern border of Georgia, United States.
He is the son of the singer Rhett Akins, whose song ” Don’t Get Me Started “, topped the Billboard Hot Country Songs Chart in 1996. When he was young, Thomas learnt to play the drums and later would accompany his father onstage. At twenty he decided to follow his father into the music business.
His music career started by writing songs for other artists like Lee Brice, Florida Georgia Line and Jason Aldean.
His debut album, It Goes Like This, released on the 29th of October 2013, debuted in the Top Ten of the Billboard 200, from that album Thomas produced three Billboard Country Airplay Chart Number Ones.
To date, Thomas Rhett’s Album releases are three studio. He has also released one extended play and fourteen singles, with one as a featured artist.
As an award-winning recording artist, Thomas has won one BMI Country, one Country Music Association and one iHeartRadio Music Award.
He has been nominated for many other awards, including American Country, Country Music Association, Teen Choice and a Grammy, which was for Best Country Song in 2017.
Tangled Up Track Listing:
2. Crash and Burn
3. South Side
4. Die A Happy Man
6. Like It’s The Last Time
8. Single Girl
9. The Day You Stop Lookin’ Back
11. Playing With Fire ( feat. Jordin Sparks )
12. I Feel Good ( feat. LunchMoney Lewis )
13. Learned It From The Radio