Save up to 90% on a Hartford Courant subscription. Click here to sign up now!
CT Now

Record-breaking success

Record-breaking success Carrie sold more copies of her debut album than any other American Idol ever had. “Some Hearts” was also the bestselling female country album of 2005, 2006 and 2007. Not too shabby! Oh yeah — and she won two Grammys!Myung J. Chun, Los Angeles Times