Congratulations Carrie Underwood on receiving two Billboard Music Awards nominations. Carrie is only female nominated for both “Top Country Artist” and “Top Country Album.” The Billboard Music Awards will air live from Las Vegas on May 22.
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Underwood Receives 2016 Billboard Music Awards Nominations For
Top Country Artist and Top Country Album!
Carrie announced as a performer and multi-category nominee for the 2016 American Country Countdown Awards04/06/16
Underwood received nominations for Female Vocalist of the Year and Album of the Year (Storyteller). Carrie has also been added as a performer, joining previously announced performers Florida Georgia Line, Thomas Rhett and more. The AMERICAN COUNTRY COUNTDOWN AWARDS are based on country music’s longest-running radio countdown show, “American Country Countdown with Kix Brooks,” which has recognized the best in country radio for more than 40 years. This year’s host and additional performers and presenters will be announced soon.
Nashville, TN – (April 5, 2016) – CMT personality Katie Cook (L) and SVP Music Strategy and Talent Leslie Fram (R) honored 12-time ACM Award winner Carrie Underwood with a plaque celebrating her outstanding number of top-ranking music videos on CMT at the 51st Annual Academy of Country Music Awards this past weekend. Carrie’s “Heartbeat” video hit number one on the CMT Hot 20 Countdown Saturday, marking it as her 23rd video at the top spot. 19 Recordings/Arista Nashville’s Underwood has had 21 solo number ones, one with Brad Paisley (Remind Me) and one with Miranda Lambert (Somethin’ Bad). For more information on Carrie’s award and other behind-the-scenes footage from the ACM Awards, tune in to Hot 20 Countdown Saturday, April 9 at 9:00 a.m., ET/PT.
“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.
Nashville- March 2, 2016- — Carrie Underwood and the co-writers of her #1 hit “Smoke Break” celebrated its success with music industry executives, family, and friends yesterday in Nashville. “Smoke Break” was written by Carrie, Hillary Lindsey, and Chris DeStefano, the same trio that penned Carrie’s last #1 hit, “Little Toy Guns.”
Country superstar Carrie Underwood was surprised last Friday evening (2/5) with a 20 Million Albums Sold plaque following her Louisville appearance on her Storyteller Tour – Stories in The Round. The plaque commemorates the sales sum of Carrie’s Some Hearts, Carnival Ride, Play On, Blown Away, Greatest Hits: Decade #1, and Storyteller albums.
The Only Country Artist and One of Only Six All-Genre Artists to Release a Platinum Album
Since December of 2014!
Hit-Filled Collection Launched Two New Chart-Topping Singles
with “Something in the Water” and “Little Toy Guns”
Nashville, TN – Superstar Carrie Underwood adds more precious metal to her tally of RIAA certifications with news that her Greatest Hits: Decade #1 has been certified Platinum. The accomplishment makes Underwood the only country artist – and one of only six all-genre artists – to release an album to Platinum success since the release of Greatest Hits: Decade #1 in December of 2014.
Thanks to your votes, Carrie won the People’s Choice Award for Favorite Female Country Artist! Watch her message below!
Underwood’s Latest Album Reclaims the Top Spot on Billboard’s Country Albums Chart
NASHVILLE, TN – (December 7, 2015) Seven-time GRAMMY winner Carrie Underwood scored the 21st of her 22 #1 singles with “Little Toy Guns” (from her Greatest Hits: Decade #1), and today, her performance of the song earned her a Best Country Solo Performance GRAMMY nomination for the 58th Annual GRAMMY Awards®.
The GRAMMY news comes as Carrie’s new Storyteller album achieves RIAA Gold certification and also returns to #1 this week on Billboard’s Top Country Albums sales chart. Last month, Storyteller notched a historic debut when Carrie became the only artist in the chart’s 51-year history to have each of her first six albums enter the chart at #1.