James Taylor To Land Number One Album On Billboard 200

Posted: Jun 18 2015, 1:23am CDT | by , Updated: Jun 18 2015, 3:17am CDT, in News | Latest Celebrity News


James Taylor To Land Number One Album on Billboard 200
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James Taylor is predicted to have his new album "Before this World" debuting on Number 1 on the Billboard 200.

James Taylor is in the music business over 45 years. His new album could be his biggest success yet. Before This World is set to debut at Number one on the Billboard 200. Billboard reports that forecasters say that James Taylor's new studio album could get about 75,000 equivalent album units in the week ending June 21. Before This World is Taylor's first studio recording since 2002's October Road.

Before This World

James Taylor started working on the new album back in 2010. It gained steam in 2013 says Taylor when most of the writing happened end of that year. The first song he recorded with his band is the track "Today Today Today." The album has been released on Tuesday, June 16 and is available on Amazon and other retailers. James Taylor's new album ranks number two on the iTunes album charts right now.

James Taylor appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Taylor and Fallon dressed up as younger Taylor and performed Two James Taylors on a Seesaw. Watch the hilarious bit below.

James Taylor is a 5 time Grammy Award winner. At the age of 67 the singer/songwriter is still at the top of his game. Taylor had his breakthrough in 1970 with the Number three single "Fire and Rain" and had his first number one hit the following year with "You've Got a Friend", a recording of Carole King's classic song. After a slump in the 80s through early 90s, James Taylor had a successful comeback starting 1997. 

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