Bluegrass Bus Museum

 

You are here

Goat Rodeo Sessions

'The Goat Rodeo Sessions' Celebrates Another Groundbreaking Sales Week

Goat Rodeo SessionsNew York, NY --/PRNewswire/ Sony Masterworks celebrates another record-breaking week in cellist Yo-Yo Ma's career with the sales and chart success of The Goat Rodeo Sessions . The newly released recording, featuring the talents of cellist Yo-Yo Ma, bassist Edgar Meyer, mandolinist Chris Thile and fiddler Stuart Duncan, debuted at #1 on the Classical, Classical Crossover and Bluegrass Billboard chart. In a rare industry occurrence, its second week of sales surpassed the first with an increase of 37 percent. It currently sits at #18 on the Billboard Top 200 and at #11 on Soundscan's Digital Album Chart – Ma's highest placements on each of these charts to date. This is a major achievement for Ma who has released over 75 albums (16 Grammy Award winners and 1 Latin Grammy) in the past 30 years.

Theme by Danetsoft and Danang Probo Sayekti inspired by Maksimer