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Carrie Underwood reaches 5 million

Wednesday, January 10, 2007 – Carrie Underwood has gone quintuple-platinum for sales of 5 million units of her "Some Hearts" debut. The record-setting milestone earned Underwood the fastest 5x platinum certification of any female country debut in history.

"Some Hearts" is the best-selling, single-disc country album by a solo artist (male or female) in the last six years - since Tim McGraw's "Greatest Hits" released in November 2000.

Released Nov. 15, 2005, "Some Hearts" has logged a total of 20 weeks at number 1 on Billboard's Top Country Albums chart, beginning and ending 2006 at there and holding the top country spot for 14 weeks last year " more than any other artist.

Underwood also had a six-week number one single, "Jesus, Take the Wheel". Her next single is "Wasted," hitting country radio in February.


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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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