Big things are happening as Casey James’ self titled album approaches the 3/20/12 release date. After 24 weeks, his first single “Let’s Don’t Call It A Night”, continues to climb the Billboard chart with a leap from #34 to #31!
Here’s the progressive news on Casey’s single after 24 weeks:
- Billboard: At 31 this week. Last week 34
- Bob Kingsley’s Top 40: At 32 this week. Last week 33
- Mediabase: At 31 this week. Last week 32
- CMT Pure 12-Pack video: FIRST PLACE!
Fans finally have a visual of the “Casey James” album cover after USA Todays’ Brian Mansfield posted it an article Tuesday morning. The cover showcases Casey’s attractive appearance, yet depicts him just as he really is. With a car seen behind him, the cover, like it’s tracks inside, is exactly Casey. Read our post here.
Saturday night, Casey and recently added drummer, Blaine Crews, performed a 13 song set at the Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines, IA for an enthusiastic crowd. Visit our post to catch the debut of “Working On It”, which is an anticipated album track unfamiliar to fans until now. Casey also performed cover song by Tom Petty “The Apartment Song,” which was another first. Our detailed post continues to be updated with photos and videos of the performance, so check back often. Click Casey James at the Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines, IA.
Casey sent a yellow note message to our blog this week to update fans. To read the yellow note, and find out what he has been up to, read Casey Updates Fans.
Casey was interviewed by Crook and Chase during their weekend Top 30 Countdown show. Casey’s debut single “Let’s Don’t Call it a Night” broke into the Top 30 for the first time. Discussing the Opry, he explained how he felt thinking of “all the amazing musicians that have played on that stage and the history that’s involved with it.” Read our full post here. Additionally, prior to last weeks Opry, Casey was interviewed backstage by the Grand Ole Opry when he explained: “I’m just so blown away by the whole thing. For the first time in my life, I don’t have anything to say. I’m just speechless.” Catch our full post: Casey James Almost Speechless After His Opry Debut « Grand Ole Opry
New concert dates were added this week for 3/3 in New Jersey, and 3/4 in Maryland. Please check our concert schedule tab to get detailed and updated information concerning all of Casey’s show dates, locations, and times.
To continue your sincerely appreciated support for Casey’s music, please continue your votes, request the single with your local radio station, and pre-order the upcoming album! For details, go to our Team Casey tab.
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Next week, there are two scheduled concerts.
2/7/12 Las Vegas, NV Radio station 102.7 KCYE is holding its 6th annual Fan Jam at the Ovation in the Green Valley Ranch. Tickets for this private show are not for sale, you have to win them. Check here for info and links.
2/11/12 Angel Fire, NM Radio station 93.3 JAKE FM is sponsoring a special three-day skiing/concert event from February 9 – 12 at the Angel Fire Resort. Casey will be playing a solo, acoustic set on Friday night, February 11th, starting at 7:00 PM. Click here for more info.