Nashville, TN. (Top40 Charts/ Red Distribution) - Chris Knight makes his highest chart debut with his sixth album, Heart
of Stone. Heart
of Stone debuts at No 37 on Billboard's Country Chart and No 7 on the Heatseekers' chart. Knight also has strong showing on a few other notable charts including R& R's Americana Chart No 8, Texas Music
Chart No 21, iTunes Country No 8 and LoneStar Music
Knight will make his 4th appearance on the popular syndicated radio show John Boy and Billy on Monday, 9/15 at 9:00 am eastern and will tape an interview with the BBC's Bob Harris on Friday, 9/19.
Heart of Stone has been well received by the press. The album was given 3 1/2 stars by Country Weekly and American Songwriter and 4 1/2 stars from Slant Magazine. USA TODAY say's Knight's ""Hell Ain't Half Full", is like John Mellencamp's Pink Houses. If they're cooking meth in the basement." American Songwriter says "the result is Knight's finest, most affecting set of swamp infested, blue-collar gems." Uncut says "Knight is the most dramatic pugnacious songwriter thrown down by the Americana scene."
Knight is currently on tour and will continue to tour through the end of the year. See full list of tour dates below.
Heart of Stone was released by Knight's label Drifter's Church Productions with marketing and distribution handled by Thirty Tigers/RED.