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Buddy Guy’s ‘Born To Play Guitar’ Goes To #1 on Blues Chart

buddy-guy-coverLegendary blues icon and six-time Grammy Award winning artist Buddy Guy claims the #1 spot this week on Billboard’s Top Blues Album charts this week with his latest masterpiece Born To Play Guitar, according to Nielsen SoundScan. Released July 31st on Silvertone/RCA Records, Born To Play Guitar marks Guy’s fifth #1 album on Billboard’s Top Blues chart and twelfth Top 10 Billboard Blues album. Since its release, the album peaked at #1 on the overall Amazon music chart and remains #1 on the iTunes Blues Albums chart. Internationally, Born To Play Guitar debuts at #1 on the Australian ARIA Jazz & Blues Album chart and remains Top 5 on iTunes Blues Album charts in UK, France, Germany, Australia, Japan, Italy, Sweden, Finland, Portugal and more!

The follow-up to his spectacular 2013 #1 Billboard Blues album Rhythm and Blues, Born To Play Guitar has brought Guy back to the top of the charts while receiving critical praise from media and fans alike.

Born to Play Guitar is available on iTunes and Amazon.

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