Country Music Thrives in 2012
2012-12-30 02:05:35


Country music thrived during 2012 with increased album sales from the previous year, a strong tour season and even a new television drama, appropriately titled “Nashville.”(1)
与前一年、 强旅游季节、 甚至新电视戏剧,恰当的题目"纳什维尔。"从增加的专辑销量 2012 年蓬勃发展的乡村音乐

Jason Aldean released his fifth studio album in 2012.(2)
Jason Aldean 2012 年发表他第五次的工作室专辑。

“Night Train” was recently certified platinum for shipments of one million copies and ranks at Number Nine on “Billboard” Magazine’s year-end Country Albums chart.(3)
"夜间列车"是最近经核证的白金运出的 100 万份和职级"广告牌"杂志年终国家专辑图表上的 9 个数字。

Jason also appears on the Top 10 Country Albums list at Number Six with his 2011 album, “My Kinda Party.”(4)
杰森还出现在数六顶 10 国家相册列表上与他 2011年专辑,"我还挺方"。

Taylor Swift lands on many year-end charts, thanks to the huge crossover success of her latest album, “Red.” “Red” is the Number One Country album of 2012 and ranks at Number Two on the “Billboard” 200 year-end list.(5)
泰勒 • 斯威夫特在许多年终图表上,她最新专辑,巨大的交叉成功土地"Red"。"红色"是 2012 年的头号国家专辑和"广告牌"200 年终名单上排名第二号。

The album sold 1.2 million copies its first week of release and ends the year with total sales of more than 2. 3 million units.(6)
卖 120 万的相册复制其释放的第一个星期,并结束与销售总额超过 2 年。300 万单位。

Taylor is the Number One Country Artist of 2012, the Number Three Artist in all genres and the Number 10 Hot 100 Artist.(7)
泰勒是 2012 年,数三个艺术家的所有流派和数 10 热 100 位艺术家的头号国家艺术家。

“We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together” was the lead single from Taylor Swift’s “Red” album.(8)
"我们永远获得回一起"是铅单从泰勒 • 斯威夫特的"红色"专辑。

The track spent nine weeks at Number One on the Top Country Songs chart, which set a record for the longest run at the top of that list by a female solo artist.(9)
在轨道花九周数上顶部乡村歌曲图表中,该列表中的女的独奏表演艺术家的顶部设置最长的记录。

The Grammy-nominated hit sold 623,000 digital copies its first week of release, setting records for the biggest digital sales week ever by a female artist and highest debut by a female Country artist in the 21-year history of the all-genre Hot 100 chart.(10)
格莱美提名命中出售的 623,000 数字复制其释放,设置记录的最大的销售数字一周过的女艺人和所有流派热 100 图表的 21 年历史中最佳乡村女歌手最高首次亮相的第一个星期。

Kenny Chesney and Tim McGraw had the Number One Country tour of 2012. Their 23 “Brothers of the Sun” stadium concerts brought in more than $96.4 million.(11)
肯尼切斯尼和蒂姆 · 麦格劳了 2012 年的头号国家旅游。在超过 9640 万美元带来其 23"太阳的兄弟"体育场音乐会。

Jason Aldean, Lady Antebellum, Brad Paisley, Taylor Swift and Rascal Flatts also placed in the year’s overall Top 25 tours.(12)
Jason Aldean、 夫人 Antebellum、 布拉德 · 佩斯利、 泰勒 • 斯威夫特和福磊还放在今年整体顶 25 旅行团。

During the past year, Country fans mourned the death of a number of artists. Among them were Country legends Earl Scruggs, Doc Watson and Kitty Wells.(13)
在过去一年,该国球迷哀悼数目的艺术家。其中包括国家传说斯克鲁格斯伯爵、 Doc Watson 和凯蒂水井。

Country music’s other big news stories in 2012 included George Jones’ and George Strait’s announcement that they’ll be retiring from the road after performing Farewell Tours in 2013. Shania Twain and Tim McGraw and his wife Faith Hill launched their much-anticipated Las Vegas residencies.(14)
乡村音乐 2012年其他大新闻故事包括乔治 · 琼斯和乔治 · 海峡宣布他们将退休从道告别巡演在 2013 年后。我钟意和蒂姆 · 麦格劳和他的妻子菲丝希尔推出其备受期待拉斯维加斯派驻服务。

Hargus “Pig” Robbins, Connie Smith and Garth Brooks earned induction into the Country Music Hall of Fame.(15)
Hargus"猪"罗宾斯、 康妮史密斯和斯布鲁克赢得感应到乡村音乐名人堂。

And, Keith Urban and Darius Rucker became the newest members of Nashville’s famed Grand Ole Opry.(16)
基思 · 市区和大流士克成为纳什维尔的著名大奥普的最新成员。

Speaking of the Opry, many acting stars from ABC’s new television drama “Nashville” made their debut on Music City’s famous stage in 2012.(17)
Opry,谈到许多代理星星从 ABC 的新电视戏剧"纳什维尔"亮相音乐城著名舞台在 2012 年。

They included Hayden Panettiere, Connie Britton and Charles Esten.(18)
它们包括城市蓝色天空、 康妮 Britton 和查尔斯 Esten。

Carrie Underwood’s international appeal grew in 2012 with the release of her million-selling album, “Blown Away.” In March, she’ll return to the United Kingdom to perform for the second time in less than a year.(19)
凯莉安德伍德国际呼吁增长在 2012 年与释放的她万卖的专辑,"Blown 离开"。今年 3 月,她就会返回到联合王国执行第二次在少于一年。

Carrie will join Tim McGraw, Vince Gill, LeAnn Rimes, and others at “C2C: Country to Country,” the first-ever two-day Country music festival at London’s O2 Arena.(20)
娥将在"C2C: 国与国,"伦敦 O2 Arena 举行的首次两天乡村音乐节加入蒂姆 · 麦格劳、 Vince Gill、 漫漫古韵,和其他人。

By all indications, 2013 will be another exciting year for Country fans.(21)
所有迹象都表明,2013年将是另一个令人振奋年该国球迷。

Tim McGraw, The Band Perry, Faith Hill and George Strait are among the Country stars with new albums slated for release.(22)
蒂姆 · 麦格劳、 乐队佩里、 菲丝希尔和乔治 · 海峡与预定发行的新专辑是该国的繁星。

And, major tours have already been announced by Miranda Lambert, Kenny Chesney, Luke Bryan, Taylor Swift, Jason Aldean and Keith Urban.(23)
主要游览项目已公布由米兰达兰伯特,肯尼切斯尼、 卢克 · 布赖恩、 泰勒 • 斯威夫特、 Jason Aldean 和基思 · 市区。

The Number One Country single of 2012 is a song that didn’t reach the top of the weekly popularity chart.(24)
2012 年的头号国家单是一首歌,没达到每周流行图表的顶部。

But, Josh Turner's “Time Is Love” spent a total of 39 weeks on the Top Country Songs list making it the most-played radio hit of the year.(25)
但是,Josh Turner 的"时间是爱"共花了 39 周使它在今年的大多数发挥无线电命中顶部乡村歌曲列表上。


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