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May 14

Carrie Underwood Tops the Charts in Canada

Carrie Underwood photo by James White, courtesy of Sony Music Nashville.

Carrie Underwood’s new album, Blown Away, debuted at No. 1 on Canada’s Top 100 Country and Top 200 all-genre sales chart this week and was immediately certified Gold in Canada, marking Carrie’s best first week of sales in the country to date. The album also debuted at No. 1 on the U.S. sales chart. Continuing her international success with her new music, Blown Away debuted at No. 4 on the ARIA Album Chart, giving Carrie her best first week in Australia.

Carrie will make several television appearances on both the U.S. and Canada in support of her new project this week. On Tuesday, May 15, she’ll perform on ABC’s Dancing With The Stars. The next day, she’ll head to Canada for two days of radio, print, online and TV interviews and appearances. It’s then back to the U.S. to perform on The Billboard Music Awards, airing live on ABC from Las Vegas on May 20.

Read our review of Carrie Underwood’s Blown Away >>

In June, Carrie will take her recently announced Blown Away Tour overseas, performing shows in Australia and the UK. The tour will visit venues across the U.S. and Canada this fall, wrapping in December. Hunter Hayes will join Carrie as a special guest for her North American dates.


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Posted at 12:51 pm, May 14, 2012 | Permalink

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