|PHOTO: (l to r) Shane Allen, VP, Promotion, Capitol Records Nashville; Charles Kelley; Hillary Scott; Paul Worley, producer; Dave Haywood|
At a party in downtown Nashville to celebrate their 4th consecutive No. one single “Our Kind of Love,” the reigning ACM and CMA Vocal Group of the Year Lady Antebellum was surprised with the news that their sophomore album NEED YOU NOW is now certified TRIPLE PLATINUM, signifying sales of over three million.
According to Billboard, Lady Antebellum has spent more weeks at No. one in the past 12 months than any other country artist. “Our Kind of Love,” co-written by Dave Haywood, Charles Kelley, Hillary Scott and Busbee, spent two weeks at the top spot and was Busbee’s first No. one in the country format.
The Capitol Records Nashville trio will be performing live on the 44th Annual CMA Awards on ABC Wednesday, Nov. 10 where they are nominated for an impressive five CMA Awards including Entertainer of the Year, Vocal Group of the Year, as well as Album of the Year, Song of the Year, Single of the Year and Video of the Year all for NEED YOU NOW.
The Graymmy award winning trio is currently on their first headlining Need You Now 2010 Tour. For a full list of Lady A’s headlining tour dates, visit www.ladyantebellum.com.