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Underwood to lead country charts again

Wednesday, June 6, 2012 – Carrie Underwood will stay atop of the Billboard Country Albums chart with "Blown Away" when charts are officially out on Thursday. Underwood enjoyed the sixth best selling disc in the U.S. with 32,000 units sold, down 30 percent.

John Mayer has the top album with "Born and Raised" at 65,000 units, the least since February 2001 when Nicki Minaj sold 45,000 units of "Pink Friday."

Luke Bryan was ninth on the overall chart with "tailgates and tanlines" at 24,000 units, up 18 percent. Lionel Richie rounded out the top 10 with "Tuskegee." Richie sold 22,000 units, down 35 percent.

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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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