Casey James ~ Weekly Recap Ending 3/24/2012

The week of March 20, 2012 can fairly mark the most significant one to date in Casey James’ musical career.  After more than a decade behind his “overnight success,” Casey James finally has a record in stores.  This isn’t just any country record.  It’s a collaboration of tracks that showcases his unique style as a melting pot of genres, and all kinds of music lovers are embracing it.  The self-titled album, “Casey James,” spent four consecutive days as iTunes #1 country album, and currently has a 4.5 star rating.  On Amazon.com, the album is doing very well:

**Please consider visiting both sites to rate the album and submit your own review!

With over 400 spins over last week, Casey’s single, “Let’s Don’t Call It A Night” continues to jump the charts as it nears the top 20.  After 31 weeks, here are the charts:

Mediabase #23
Billboard #22*

*New Peak

This week “Casey James” album reviews:
USA Today’s Track by Track Review

From interviews to national television performances, Casey has spent this week on tour promoting his new album. Catch up on Casey’s promotional tour here:

Casey James Discusses “Romantic” New Album
Casey James Pre-CD Release Interview with Taste of Country
Casey James – Interview with The Boot
Casey James Featured in April 2nd Issue of Country Weekly
Casey James Talks to CMT about His Dreams Coming True

Television Appearances:

Casey James on the Ellen Show
Casey James Plays a Song off His New CD on the Today Show
Casey on Fox 4 Dallas
Casey and Blaine on Tennessee Mornings performing “Let’s Don’t Call It A Night.”
Casey and Blaine on Tennesse Mornings performing “Drive.”

Friday, Casey and the band gave an incredible performance during his CD release party at Billy Bob’s music venue located in Fort Worth, Texas.  The following morning, Casey traveled to Houston to perform for the most supportive radio station so far, KILT.  Just a few hours later, Casey made an appearance at Best Buy for a live in-store appearance and CD signing.  Catch each live performance here:
Casey James Returns to Billy Bob’s Texas for CD Release Party
Casey James Takes Houston By Storm

Concert news:
New Casey James Concert – 5/20/12 in Chesapeake, VA
New Casey James Concert – 7/28/12 in Kearney, NE

Up next week:  3/28/12 Folsom, CA Casey will be part of KNCI’s Girls Night Out at the Folsom Community Center.  Tickets are free and available (while supplies last) at Panera Bread locations throughout the Sacramento area.  Click here for more information

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5 Responses to Casey James ~ Weekly Recap Ending 3/24/2012

  1. Georgia says:

    Way to go Casey!!!! Hope you are able to get a nap in from time to time. Can’t wait for your next album! 🙂 Much Love & Peace from Philly!!!!

  2. Tracy Scott says:

    Georgia – LOL-“Can’t wait for the next album”….ME EITHER !!!! Can’t get enough Casey!! It’s almost like not getting enough air!! His future is so bright! I can’t wait to see what he does to beat this album!! 🙂 YOU GO CASEY!!!

  3. Karen says:

    What a fun and crazy week this has been for us and Casey with all of these events surrounding his debut album! I’m not going to look at this as the end of the ride, but the beginning of something special for his future now that his awesome music is out for everyone to hear! 😀

  4. cecile says:

    I’m not sure if you got this here – Casey and Blaine appeared on Tennessee Mornings where they performed LDCIAN and Drive.I don’t know how to link/embed these videos, not sure if this will work – they’re very, very good. I just don’t want anybody to miss it.

    LDCIAN – http://www.fox17.com/newsroom/morning/videos/vid_247.shtml
    Drive – http://www.fox17.com/newsroom/morning/videos/vid_248.shtml

  5. Thanks TCJB!

    Just in case no one has read this, its a good review of Casey CD and a prediction of better things to come for our young man Casey 🙂
    http://4asong.wordpress.com/tag/casey-james/

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