Miranda Lambert’s Platinum Parade • Taylor Swift’s Record-Breaking 2010
Miranda Lambert’s Platinum Parade
Columbia Nashville’s Miranda Lambert surprised the entire staff of Sony Music Nashville when she personally delivered plaques of her Platinum Certified album Revolution while serving her signature drink, Miranda-ritas.
Taylor Swift’s Record-Breaking 2010
Big Machine Label Group’s Taylor Swift celebrated another record-breaking year at a party staged Friday, January 28 at Nashville’s Hard Rock Cafe. BMI saluted the chart-topping success of Swift’s self-penned “Mine,” the lead single from her triple platinum album Speak Now. Nielsen SoundScan presented Taylor with a plaque commemorating the historic debut week sales of Speak Now. In its first week of release the album sold more than 1,047,000 copies, marking the best-selling debut week for a female country artist, ever. Swift is Billboard and Nielsen SoundScan’s top-selling artist of 2010 and has sold a total of more than 20 million albums and over 35 million individual song downloads.