CARRIE UNDERWOOD SCORES HER 23rd #1 SINGLE WITH “HEARTBEAT”03/14/16
“Heartbeat” Becomes Carrie’s 13th #1 as a Songwriter
Nashville, TN, March 14, 2016 – ACM Female Vocalist of the Year nominee and seven-time GRAMMY® Award winner Carrie Underwood has just achieved the 23rd #1 single of her career with “Heartbeat,” the second #1 single from her chart-topping album, Storyteller. Her 13th #1 as a songwriter, “Heartbeat,” reached the top spot on both the Billboard and Mediabase country airplay charts. The song is also currently #1 on Canada’s Mediabase country airplay chart for a third consecutive week.
“Heartbeat,” written by Carrie, Zach Crowell, and Ashley Gorley, and produced by Crowell, is Carrie’s 13th #1 as a songwriter. Rolling Stone touted “Heartbeat” as “head-turningly sexy” and NASH Country Weekly says “Carrie interprets the message with real conviction and a passion that hits the right emotional notes.”
The music video for “Heartbeat,” directed by Randee St Nicholas, currently sits at #1 on GAC’s fan-voted Top 20 Country Countdown, where it’s reigned for 6 straight weeks. Watch the video here: http://smarturl.it/cuheartbeataudio
Carrie wrapped up the international dates of The Storyteller Tour this past weekend, playing sold out shows at Glasgow’s Clyde Auditorium, London’s O2 Arena, and Dublin’s 3 Arena. The weekend before Carrie played for the first time in Stockholm, Sweden and Oslo, Norway to enthusiastic crowds. All 5 dates were a part of Country to Country (C2C), Europe’s biggest country music festival.