Top U.S. album sets record for lowest sales tally
For the third time this year, the No. 1 album in the United States set a new record for the lowest sales tally as singer/songwriter Amos Lee collected his first chart-topper.
Lee managed to take the top spot despite selling just 40,000 copies of his new album, “Mission Bell,” [...]
Review: Amos Lee spirit breaks, but songs fly
Amos Lee, “Mission Bell” (Blue Note)
Sonically, Amos Lee hasn’t changed much since he made his memorable debut in 2005 with his self-titled album.
The music on his third disc, “Mission Bell,” still has that folksy, bluesy vibe, with a bit of country twang; his voice, with that slight rasp, is [...]