Kelly Clarkson's 'Wrapped In Red' Certified Platinum By The Riaa06 Dec 2013
Kelly Clarkson's 'Wrapped In Red' Certified Platinum By The Riaa
Grammy Award winner Kelly Clarkson's first Christmas album, Wrapped In Red, is certified platinum by the RIAA. The album which debuted at #3 on the Billboard Top 200 marks the biggest holiday album debut for a female artist since 2010.
The hit single, "Underneath The Tree" remains #1 on The Mediabase Holiday Songs Chart where it is also the #1 greatest gainer. The instant classic also rockets from #16 to #1 this week on the Mainstream AC chart where it is once again #1 most added and #1 greatest gainer. Additionally, 12 out of 14 tracks from Wrapped In Red have now charted on the Holiday Songs Chart. Additionally, 12 out of 14 tracks from Wrapped In Red have charted at the Holiday Songs Chart. Kelly just released the music video for "Underneath The Tree" which can be viewed on YouTube.
Kelly is set to air her very first Christmas special, Kelly's Cautionary Christmas Music Tale on NBC on December 11th at 10:00 PM ET. The special will showcase a comedic musical take on a traditional Christmas morality tale as well as feature songs from Wrapped In Red. The special was shot at The Venetian Resort & Casino in Las Vegas and will be produced by Done and Dusted Productions.
Grammy Award winner Kelly Clarkson has released 6 studio albums (Thankful, Breakaway, My December, All I Ever Wanted, Stronger), 1 Greatest Hits album, sold over 20 million albums worldwide, and has had 10 singles in the top 10 on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart. She is the recipient of 3 Grammy Awards, 4 American Music Awards, 3 MTV Video Music Awards, 2 Academy of Country Music Awards, 1 CMA Award and 12 Billboard Music Awards. Clarkson's last studio effort Stronger was certified platinum, won the Grammy for Best Pop Vocal Album and produced the smash singles, "Mr. Know It All" and "Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You)" which marks Kelly's 9th and 10th Top 10 hit. "Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You)" was #1 on Billboard's Hot 100 Chart for two consecutive weeks (3 weeks total) marking her 3rd #1 on the Hot 100 chart. Kelly spent the summer touring with Maroon 5 and recording her very first Christmas album Wrapped In Red, which was released on October 29th and features 5 original tracks as well as some Christmas favorites. Kelly was recently nominated for 2 CMA Awards as well as 2 ACA Awards.