Bon Jovi Boot Scoots to Top of Country Music Charts
JOHN YDSTIE, host:
Good morning. I'm John Ydstie.
The band Bon Jovi has been labeled many things: metal, rock, pop -- but how about country? That's right, Bon Jovi's hit, Who Says You Can't Go Home, has topped Billboard's country chart. It's the first time in music history that a rock band has landed that No. 1 spot. If you're not a country fan, the song comes in two versions. The one without the twang is also moving up the charts.
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