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Encyclopedia > Carrie Underwood discography

The following is the discography for American singer Carrie Underwood. Carrie Marie Underwood (born March 10, 1983) is an American pop country music singer who won the fourth season of American Idol. ...

Contents

Albums

Statistics Singles
Some Hearts
  • Released: November 15, 2005
  • Peak chart positions:
    • #2 U.S., #1 U.S. Country
    • #11 CAN, #1 CAN Country
    • #12 AUS Country
  • U.S. sales: 6,078,330 [1]
  • RIAA certification: 6× platinum
  • CRIA certification: 3× platinum
  • Worldwide sales: 8 Million
Carnival Ride
  • Released: October 23, 2007
  • Peak chart positions:
    • #1 U.S., #1 U.S. Country
    • #1 CAN, #1 CAN Country
    • #11 AUS Country
  • U.S. sales: 1,164,000 [1][2]
  • RIAA certification: TBA
  • CRIA certification: TBA
  • Worldwide sales: 1.2 Million
  • "So Small"
  • Notes:
  1. Some Hearts has spent thirty out of one hundred weeks in the top ten of the U.S. Billboard 200. The album was inside the top ten in week eighty, at number eight. Some Hearts spent ninety five weeks in the top six of Billboard's Top Country Albums chart, and after ninety six weeks on the chart the album dopped to number 8 the album has also spent twenty-eight weeks at number one.
  2. Some Hearts was the most sold album of the 2006 Billboard chart year (which ran from the issues dated December 3, 2005 through November 25, 2006), placing it on top of the year-end Billboard 200 chart, which is a first for any American Idol winner.
  3. With over 6.0 million sales, Some Hearts has become the best-selling debut album in the U.S. since Evanescence's 2003 debut Fallen, which was also certified six times platinum by the RIAA. It also became the top selling album of any American Idol contestant in the United States.
  4. Some Hearts has been named the fastest selling debut country album in U.S. Nielsen SoundScan history.
  5. Carnival Ride made a #1 debut on the Billboard 200 albums selling 527,000 copies. According to U.S. Nielsen SoundScan, this is the best first week sales figures for a female country artist since Shania Twain sold 530,000 copies during the first week of her "Greatest Hits" album release in November 2004.
  6. Despite no Australian promotion both of Carrie Underwood's albums have reached the top 12 on the Australian Country Charts. Carnival Ride was her highest debut on the chart yet however neither albums have made it to the top 50 of the Album Charts.

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Singles

Album singles

Year Single Album Chart position RIAA certification
U.S. Country U.S. Hot 100 U.S. Pop 100 U.S. AC CAN Country CAN Hot 100 CAN Singles
2005 "Inside Your Heaven"A Some Hearts 52 1 1 12 - - 1 Gold
"Jesus, Take the Wheel" 1 20 36 23 1 - 16 Gold
"Some Hearts" - - - 12 - - - -
2006 "Don't Forget to Remember Me"C 2 49 75 - 1 - 27 -
"Before He Cheats"D 1 8 9 6 1 4 2 Platinum
2007 "Wasted" 1 37 54 47 1 35 22 -
"So Small"F Carnival Ride 1 17 23 65 3 14 - -

Hot Country Songs is a chart released weekly by Billboard magazine in the United States. ... “Hot 100” redirects here. ... The Pop 100 is a songs chart created in February 2005 and released weekly by Billboard magazine in the United States. ... The Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks chart (formerly known as Adult Contemporary Singles and only Adult Contemporary) lists the most popular songs weekly calculated by airplay and occasionally sales. ... The Canadian Hot 100 is a music singles popularity chart issued weekly by Billboard magazine which ranks songs in Canada. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Inside Your Heaven is the first single by 2005 American Idol winner, Carrie Underwood. ... “Golden record” redirects here. ... Jesus, Take the Wheel is a Grammy Award-winning song written by Brett James, Hillary Lindsey and Gordie Sampson. ... Some Hearts is a song written by Diane Warren. ... Dont Forget to Remember Me is the fourth single from Carrie Underwoods quintuple-platinum debut album Some Hearts. ... Before He Cheats is the third wide-release single released from Carrie Underwoods debut album, Some Hearts. ... “Golden record” redirects here. ... Wasted is Carrie Underwoods sixth single from her multi-platinum debut Some Hearts. ... ‹ The template below (CurrentSingles) is being considered for deletion. ...

Various singles

Year Single Album Chart position RIAA certification
U.S. Country U.S. Hot 100 U.S. Pop U.S. AC CAN Country CAN Hot 100
2005 "Bless the Broken Road" (w/ Rascal Flatts)B 50 - - - - - -
"Independence Day" - - 84 - - - -
2007 "I'll Stand by You"E Idol Gives Back 41 6 6 54 40 10 -
"Ever Ever After"F Enchanted (Soundtrack) - - - - - - -
"Do You Hear What I Hear"F, G Hear Something Country
Christmas 2007
49 - - 2 - - -
"All-American Girl"F, G Carnival Ride 58 - - - - - -
  • A "Inside Your Heaven" debuted at number one and spent one week in the top spot of the U.S. Billboard Hot 100, and surfaced on the country charts because of unsolicited airplay. The song was certified gold twice — once for physical sales, and once for digital sales.
  • B A live recording of "Bless the Broken Road" featuring Rascal Flatts charted at #50 on the country charts from unsolicited airplay.
  • C "Don't Forget to Remember Me" spent one week at Number One on the Radio & Records country singles chart.
  • D "Before He Cheats" charted for twenty weeks on the U.S. Hot Country Songs chart before being confirmed as a single.
  • E "I'll Stand by You" was recorded specifically for the Idol Gives Back show. The single was released to iTunes with its music video, and all money made from digital downloads was donated to charity. The song also received unsolicited airplay on country radio.
  • F Current single(s).
  • G Album cut; charted due to unsolicited airplay.

Hot Country Songs is a chart released weekly by Billboard magazine in the United States. ... “Hot 100” redirects here. ... The Pop 100 is a songs chart created in February 2005 and released weekly by Billboard magazine in the United States. ... The Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks chart (formerly known as Adult Contemporary Singles and only Adult Contemporary) lists the most popular songs weekly calculated by airplay and occasionally sales. ... The Canadian Hot 100 is a music singles popularity chart issued weekly by Billboard magazine which ranks songs in Canada. ... Bless the Broken Road is a country music song that has been recorded by several artists. ... Rascal Flatts is an American Country Pop band formed in Nashville, Tennessee in 2000. ... Independence Day is a song performed by country singer Martina McBride, originally included on her 1993 album The Way That I Am. ... Ill Stand by You is a 1994 song recorded by The Pretenders from their sixth studio album, Last of the Independents. ... Idol Gives Back is the name of a charitable campaign that spanned two episodes of American Idol. ... Do You Hear What I Hear? is a Christmas song, with words and music written by Noel Regney and Gloria Shayne in 1962. ... “Hot 100” redirects here. ... “Golden record” redirects here. ... Radio and Records (R&R) is a weekly trade magazine that tracks radio airplay from the various genres including Pop, Country, R&B and many others. ... Idol Gives Back is the name of a charitable campaign that spanned two episodes of American Idol. ...

References

  1. ^ Hasty, Katie. "Underwood Leads Three Country Debuts Onto Chart", Billboard Magazine, 2007-10-31. Retrieved on 2007-10-31. 
  2. ^ http://www.cmt.com/news/articles/1573159/20071031/underwood__carrie.jhtml

 
 

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