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  • Carrie Underwood Earns a GRAMMY® Nomination as Storyteller Goes Gold and Returns to #1!

    12/07/15

    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.

  • Carrie Underwood Scores Her 22nd #1 Single with “Smoke Break”

    11/23/15

    WINS 9TH AMERICAN MUSIC AWARD TROPHY

    “HEARTBEAT” TO IMPACT RADIO NOV. 30

    Nashville, TN, November 23, 2015 — Superstar Carrie Underwood has multiple reasons for celebration today! On the heels of her Favorite Female Artist – Country win last evening on the 2015 American Music Awards, Underwood achieves her 22nd #1 hit with “Smoke Break,” the lead single from her new album, Storyteller. The single has also reached #1 on the country charts in Canada and Australia.

  • Carrie Underwood Makes History With Storyteller #1 Debut!

    11/02/15

    Underwood Becomes Only Artist To Have First Six Albums Enter At Top Of Billboard Country Album Chart

    Underwood to Co-Host, Perform “Smoke Break” on Wednesday’s 49th Annual CMA Awards

    Nashville, TN – Seven-time GRAMMY®-winning superstar Carrie Underwood writes a new page in history books as her latest album Storyteller debuts at #1 on the Billboard Country Album chart! Underwood becomes the only artist in the 51-year history of Billboard’s Top Country Albums chart to have each of her first six albums debut at #1. Storyteller sold 177,000 equivalent album units (traditional album sales, track equivalent sales and streaming equivalent albums combined), with pure sales in excess of 164,000, according to Nielsen Music.

  • Carrie Receives AMA Nomination for Favorite Female Artist – Country! Vote Daily!

    10/14/15

    Congratulations to Carrie on her American Music Award nomination for Favorite Female Artist – Country!

    Help Carrie win by voting daily at AMA.VoteNow.tv between now and November 11th. The 2015 American Music Awards will air LIVE Sunday, November 22nd at 8/7c on ABC.

  • Carrie Receives Two CMA Awards Nominations

    09/10/15

    Congratulations to Carrie on her two nominations at The 49th Annual CMA Awards! Carrie was nominated for Female Vocalist of the Year and Music Video of the Year for “Something In The Water”!

    Tune-in Wednesday, November 4 ,at 8|7c on ABC to watch the show and see Carrie return to co-host with Brad Paisley.

  • Carrie Underwood’s “Smoke Break” Achieves a Record-Breaking Impact Week at Country Radio!

    08/24/15

    “Smoke Break” Earns the Highest One-Week Add Total in Country Aircheck History as the Music Video Makes Its Premiere Tonight

    Nashville, TN – Superstar Carrie Underwood makes history today at country radio as her new single, “Smoke Break,” earns the highest one-week add total in the history of trade publication Country Aircheck, with 145 Mediabase adds and 159 total Billboard and Country Aircheck reporting stations on board for the song’s official airplay impact date.
    Produced by Jay Joyce and written by Underwood, Hillary Lindsey, and Chris DeStefano, “Smoke Break” was digitally delivered to country radio this past Thursday, August 20.

    The digital single for “Smoke Break” is available for sale at http://smarturl.it/cusmokebreak.

  • Congrats Carrie on winning 2 Teen Choice Awards!

    08/17/15

    Big thanks to the fans who nominated and voted for Carrie for the 2015 Teen Choice Awards. The show was held 8/16 and Carrie received awards for “Choice Country Artist” and ‘Little Toy Guns’ won for “Choice Country Song”. It is because of you, Carrie was able to win 2 surfboards! Thanks for voting!

  • Carrie Underwood Mines Precious Metal to Become the Current Top Country Artist on RIAA’s Digital Single Ranking

    08/10/15

    4.5 Million in New Certifications Vault Underwood to 28 Million across 20 Songs, Including a 5x-Platinum Certification for “Before He Cheats”

    Nashville, TN – The songs featured on Carrie Underwood’s Greatest Hits: Decade #1 continue to demonstrate their mettle and their metal as Underwood earns new Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) Gold & Platinum certifications of 4.5 million, making her the current top country artist on the RIAA’s Digital Single Ranking with certifications of 28 million across 20 songs.

  • Carrie Underwood Wows Grand Ole Opry Crowds During Four Sold-out Weekend Shows

    07/28/15

    Performances Celebrate Opry’s 90th Anniversary Year

    Seven-time GRAMMY® winner and Grand Ole Opry member Carrie Underwood performed during four sold-out shows at the Opry this past weekend as part of the Opry’s nine-month 90th Anniversary celebration this year. Carrie entertained the crowds with some of her biggest hits, including her most recent #1 song “Little Toy Guns” and the Platinum-certified GRAMMY winning song “Something in the Water.”  Both hits are from her Greatest Hits: Decade #1¸which Billboard claims as “the most popular hits album of the year in both overall units and pure sales.”

  • Carrie Underwood Earns the 21st #1 Single of Her Career with “Little Toy Guns”!

    06/29/15

    Co-Written Single Becomes the Second New Smash from Underwood’s Greatest Hits: Decade #1

    Nashville, TN – Seven-time GRAMMY® winner Carrie Underwood adds even more heft to her aptly named Greatest Hits: Decade #1 as the collection’s second single, “Little Toy Guns,” tops the Mediabase country airplay chart this week to become the 21st #1 single of her career.

    Earlier this year, the first new single from Greatest Hits: Decade #1, the Platinum-certified GRAMMY winner “Something in the Water,” notched a seven-week run at #1 on Billboard’s airplay/sales/streaming-based Hot Country Songs chart and achieved a record-setting 26 weeks atop Billboard’s Hot Christian Songs chart, the longest such tenure for a female artist.