Eyeing #1 debut on “Billboard” 200, Chris Stapleton says he’s not measuring “From A Room” by the “Traveller” yardstick

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By Music News Group

Mercury NashvilleAfter the release last Friday of Chris Stapleton‘s sophomore album, From A Room: Volume 1, he has a real shot at debuting at #1 on the all-genre Billboard 200 chart for the first time.

Even though his previous effort, Traveller, has now sold millions of copies, when it was first released two years ago, it only opened to modest success. It wasn’t until after the 2015 CMA Awards that it skyrocketed to the top of the all-inclusive tally.

While it would’ve been easy to be intimidated making the follow-up, Chris says he figured out a way around it.

“About a day into …read more