RNR News and Notes

Bruce Springsteen has made history ... again.  With  his latest record  -Letter to You  debuting at No. 2 on this week’s Billboard charts - The Boss has become the first artist to have a Top 5 album in six consecutive decades

 

 

For those keeping score at home - Springsteen logged two top five albums in the 1970s (Born to Run and Darkness on the Edge of Town), five in the 1980s (The RiverNebraska, Born in the U.S.A., Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band 1975-1985, and Tunnel of Love), three in the 1990s (Human TouchLucky Town, Greatest Hits), six in the ‘00s (Live in New York City, The Rising, Devils & Dust,  We Shall Overcome: The Seeger Sessions, Magic, and Working On a Dream), four in the ‘10s (Wrecking Ball, High Hopes, Chapter and Verse, and Western Stars) and one so far in the ‘20s (Letter to You).

 

Earlier this year- Bob Dylan became  the first artist to have a Billboard Top 40 album in each decade since the 1960s with the release of Rough and Rowdy Ways