Keith Urban had plenty of reasons to celebrate on Monday. Not only was a #1 party already planned to celebrate his hit “The Fighter,” he also learned his latest single, “Coming Home,” had ascended to the top of the chart.
“Coming Home” was both inspired by Merle Haggard‘s 1968 classic “Mama Tried” and includes a sample of the song’s signature guitar lick, making the legend a co-writer on the song. That gives the Country Music Hall of Famer his first #1 since 1987’s “Twinkle, Twinkle Lucky Star.”
When he got the news, Keith …read more