Icon (Josh Turner album)

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Icon
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Compilation album by Josh Turner
Released March 22, 2011
Genre Country
Length 40:28
Label MCA Nashville
Producer Frank Rogers, Mark Wright
Josh Turner chronology
Haywire
(2010)
Icon
(2011)
Punching Bag
(2012)

Icon is a compilation album by American country music artist Josh Turner. It was released on March 22, 2011. It is part of a series of similar Icon albums released by Universal Music Enterprises. The album includes Turner's four number one singles ("Your Man," "Would You Go with Me," "Why Don't We Just Dance" and "All Over Me") as well as album tracks "As Fast as I Could" and "Backwoods Boy."

Critical reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[1]

Thom Jurek of Allmusic notes the album "is all one needs for a definitive Turner playlist without any filler."[1]

Commercial performance[edit]

Icon debuted at number 20 on the U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums chart and number 114 on the Billboard 200,[2] selling 5,144 copies in the first week.[3] It received a boost in May 2011 after an appearance by Turner on American Idol with Scotty McCreedy, with 3,086 copies sold,[4] and climbed to number 98 on the Billboard 200.[5] The album continued to sell, peaking at number 93 on Billboard 200 on chart dated December 8, 2012 based on Black Friday week sales of 12,990 copies.[6] As of April 2017, the album has sold 437,600 copies in the U.S.[7]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Firecracker" Shawn Camp, Pat McLaughlin, Josh Turner 3:29
2. "As Fast as I Could" Jeremy Spillman, Turner 4:28
3. "Would You Go with Me" Camp, John Scott Sherrill 3:49
4. "Backwoods Boy" Turner 3:42
5. "Your Man" Chris DuBois, Jace Everett, Chris Stapleton 3:33
6. "Long Black Train" Turner 4:12
7. "Everything Is Fine" Turner 3:37
8. "She'll Go on You" Mark Narmore 4:04
9. "Me and God" Turner 3:01
10. "All Over Me" Rhett Akins, Dallas Davidson, Ben Hayslip 3:21
11. "Why Don't We Just Dance" Jim Beavers, Darrell Brown, Jonathan Singleton 3:12
Total length: 40:28

Charts[edit]

Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (2011) Peak
position
US Top Country Albums (Billboard)[8] 20
US Billboard 200[9] 93

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (2011) Position
US Country Albums (Billboard)[10] 60
Chart (2012) Position
US Country Albums (Billboard)[11] 41

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Jurek, Thom. "Icon review". Allmusic. Retrieved 12 May 2011. 
  2. ^ "Chart listing for Icon". Billboard. Retrieved 12 May 2011. 
  3. ^ "Aldean Returns to #1 on Album Chart; Thompson Square Has #1 Single". Roughstock. March 30, 2011. 
  4. ^ "Dirt Road Anthem Guides This Week's Album Sales". Roughstock. 2011-05-25. 
  5. ^ "Top Country Albums". Billboard. June 11, 2011. 
  6. ^ "Top Country Albums". Billboard. December 8, 2012. 
  7. ^ Bjorke, Matt (April 18, 2017). "Top Country Catalog Album Sales Chart: April 18, 2017". Roughstock. 
  8. ^ "Josh Turner – Chart history" Billboard Top Country Albums for Josh Turner.
  9. ^ "Josh Turner – Chart history" Billboard 200 for Josh Turner.
  10. ^ "Country Albums Year-End Charts: 2011". Billboard. 
  11. ^ "Country Albums Year-End Chart". Billboard.