Release date: September 11, 2012
Label: Capitol Records Nashville
Produced by: Jay Joyce
Tornado is the fifth studio album by American country music group Little Big Town, released on September 11, 2012 via Capitol Nashville. The album was produced by Jay Joyce. Tornado debuted at number 2 on the US Billboard 200, selling 113,000 copies in its first week; the album topped the Billboard Country Albums chart during its first 5 weeks. As of December 2013, the album has sold 1,025,000 copies in the US.
Describing the album and the title, Karen Fairchild said, "Fast. Furious. Bold. Overwhelming. That's how we felt when we were in the studio. It felt like there was a good storm brewing."