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Watson Tops Charts

Amarillo native Aaron Watson is topping the Billboard charts.

Watson's new album, "Vaquero", is the new number one album on the Independent Albums chart from Billboard. "Vaquero" hit number one in its first week on the chart, bumping off the 12-week reigning champion, "The Ultimate Collection" by Garth Brooks.

"Vaquero" also currently sits number two on the Top Country Albums chart, behind "The Breaker" by Little Big Town. "Vaquero" is number ten overall, on the Billboard 200 chart.

Watson's newest album is his best overall appearance on the Billboard 200 chart. Watson's previous album "The Underdog" peaked at number fourteen on the Billboard 200 and number one on the Top Country Albums chart.

Photo by Billboard

Photo by Billboard

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