Carrie Underwood hits the 7 million mark
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Carrie Underwood hits the 7 million mark

Thursday, February 7, 2008 – Carrie Underwood's "Some Hearts" hit the 7 million mark in sales, resulting in her enjoying the best selling solo female country debut in history. Underwood also has the best selling CD of any American Idol contestant.

Released Nov. 15, 2005, "Some Hearts" amassed a cumulative 27 weeks at number 1 - holding the peak spot on Billboard's Top Country Albums chart across multiple weeks in 2005, 2006 and 2007. At the end of 2007, "Some Hearts" was the leading country album in sales for the second straight year, making Underwood the first female artist in Billboard history to earn back-to-back honors for Top Country Album.


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CD review - My Savior Carrie Underwood's gospel music album may not be traditional in the sense that she sings these songs the same way she heard them as a child growing up. However, on the traditional/modern country music spectrum, this album leans closer to traditional country music than just about anything Underwood's recorded. Underwood always sings well, no matter how her songs are arranged, but it's a true treat to hear that voice without much of the big production that usually accompanies it. ...
CD review - My Gift It makes logical sense that Carrie Underwood, arguably mainstream country music's best pure vocalist, would make a Christmas album. And make no mistake about it, this is a 'Christmas' album, as opposed to a 'holiday' release. These 11 tracks are nearly all spiritual in nature. Therefore, you won't hear about Santa, reindeer or even toys under the tree. The only truly secular track is "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas," which is not – by a long ...
CD review - Cry Pretty Carrie Underwood's life was reading straight from the storybooks: one of the few American Idol Winners with ongoing success; a professional athlete for a husband; a beautiful baby boy. The string of great fortune turned sharply in 2017, when Underwood began the unfathomable experience of three consecutive lost pregnancies. This was atop a frightening fall at her home that ended with her face in nearly 50 stitches. Sharing these moments with her fans makes the beamingly-beautiful singer ...


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