Ray LaMontagne reached new sales highs this week with his new album 'Gossip in the Grain' debuting at #3 on Billboard charts selling over 60,000 albums.

RAY LAMONTAGNE'S previous best seller was his last album 'Until the Sun Turns Black' which hit number 28 selling over 28,000 copies.

'Gossip in the Grain' was also the best selling album in digital sales, selling over 32,000 downloads.
'Gossip in the Grain' was released in the UK on the 13th October and the 14th October in the US.
Ray has just released his UK tour dates for February 2009 they are as follows:

01/02 Olympia, Dublin, IE
04/02 The Black Box, Galway, IE
05/02 Waterfront, Belfast, IE
07/02 Opera House, York, UK
08/02 Lowry, Manchester, UK
09/02 Royal Concert Hall,Glasgow, UK
11/02 Royal Concert Hall,Nottingham, UK
12/02 Symphony Hall, Birmingham, UK
13/02 The Sage, Gateshead, UK
15/02 Barbican, London, UK
16/02 Barbican, London, UK
17/02 Guidhall, Southampton, UK
19/02 Corn Exchange, Cambridge, UK
20/02 Dome, Brighton, UK
21/02 Colston Hall, Bristol, UK