Garth Brooks Scored His Seventh 10 Millionth Selling Album 2016 In Review

01/03/2017
.
Garth Brooks

(Radio.com) Country star Garth Brooks made history on September 21st when his 2007 album The Ultimate Hits became his seventh to achieve a diamond certification or 10 million copies sold.

The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) confirmed that Brooks was the first artist in history to earn seven diamond-certified albums. To put that in perspective, Brooks has achieved more diamond-certified albums than The Beatles.

Besides The Ultimate Hits, Brooks' other albums that achieved diamond status include five studio albums Garth Brooks (1989), No Fences (1990), Ropin' the Wind (1991) and Sevens (1997), and another live album, Double Live (1998). On Facebook Live Monday (September 26) evening, Brooks opened up about the honor. "7 seems to be the lucky number today," he said. See how he celebrated here.

Radio.com is an official news provider for antiMusic.com.
Copyright Radio.com/CBS Local - Excerpted here with permission.

advertisement

Garth Brooks Music, DVDs, Books and more

Garth Brooks T-shirts and Posters

More Garth Brooks News

Share this article
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Pin it Share on Reddit email this article


Related Stories


Garth Brooks Announces Next Single, 'Ask Me How I Know'

Garth Brooks Revamps 'We Shall Be Free' Video For 25th Anniversary

Garth Brooks Milestone and More On Latest Episode Of The Pickup

Garth Brooks Added To Randy Travis Tribute Show

Garth Brooks Scored His Seventh 10 Millionth Selling Album 2016 In Review

Garth Brooks Helps Jimmy Kimmel Write A Song

Big Names Stars Join Garth Brooks For Nashville Celebration

Garth Brooks Makes His Music Available For Streaming

Garth Brooks Announces New Album 'Gunslinger'

Garth Brooks 4K Television Special Announced


More Stories for Garth Brooks

Garth Brooks Music


advertisement



Follow Us:

Contact Us - Privacy - antiMusic Email - Why we are antiMusic

Copyright© 1998 - 2017 Iconoclast Entertainment Group All rights reserved.

Please click here for legal restrictions and terms of use applicable to this site. Use of this site signifies your agreement to the terms of use.