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Garth Brooks announces tour, ‘Blame It All on My Roots’ tops Billboard charts

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Garth Brooks is back and his box set “Blame It All on My Roots: Five Decades of Influences” hit the number one spot on the Billboard albums chart following its Thanksgiving Day release. After years of semi-retirement and a stint at the Wynn Resort in Las Vegas, Brooks has announced he will tour again.

Garth Brooks boxed set “Blame It All on My Roots: Five Decades of Influences”, according to a report by USA TODAY on Dec. 11, has claimed the number one spot on the Billboard albums chart this week. The “Blame It All on My Roots” collection contains six CDs of music and two DVDs, including Brooks’ one-man show recorded live at the Wynn Resort in Las Vegas.

Even though the Garth Brooks "Blame It All on My Roots: Five Decades of Influences" boxed set is available exclusively at Walmart, it sold 164,000 n four days, and another 146,000 copies in its second week. Brooks announced this week on “Good Morning America” that he plans to tour in 2014.

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