Brad Paisley’s new single, “Today,” and its emotional video, have struck a chord with fans across the world. The video quickly went viral after its release, garnering more than 25 million views and 500,000 shares of Facebook during its first week out. Fans also continue to share sentimental posts on Brad’s Facebook page, such as wedding proposals, baby announcements, and military returns.
· Paisley’s says he’s floored by the fans’ overwhelming response to song. Brad says, “I have seen and read the posts and I’m thrilled that the song and video is touching a chord with so many. ‘Today’ means a lot to me and I’m glad it’s a favorite of so many so soon.”
· The news of the song’s big response comes as “Today” also becomes Paisley’s first #1 on Billboard’s Country Digital Song sales chart.
· The song accumulated 41,000 downloads in its debut week and jumped from #49 to #12 on Billboard’s Hot Country Songs following its first full week of tracking.