Lionel Richie has found himself at the top of the Billboard charts for the first time since 1986.
Richie has the best selling album in the nation this week with his new country release, Tuskegee.
The country duets project has claimed the No. 1 spot on the overall Billboard Top 200 albums chart. “Tuskegee” also sits at No. 1 on the Billboard Country Albums chart for the second straight week.
The numbers for the week are 128,553, making “Tuskegee” is now the best-selling country album of 2012. With overall sales of 422,856, just a few sales away from the 500,000 mark required for a gold certification.