American Idol Boosts Country Sales
March 25, 2009 at 2:23 PM (PT)
USA TODAY is reporting that CARRIE UNDERWOOD, BRAD PAISLEY and RANDY TRAVIS' appearances on AMERICAN IDOL gave Country sales a bit of a boost this week in SOUNDSCAN. CARRIE & RANDY's duet version of her current single, "I Told You So," made its chart debut at #8, with 106,000 downloads.
RASCAL FLATTS' single, "Here Comes Goodbye," co-written by former IDOL finalist CHRIS SLIGH, has had a two-week total of 198,000 downloads, and BRAD PAISLEY's new song, "Then," debuted at #18 with 64,000 in sales.
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