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LOS ANGELES, CA  -  Thursday, July 19, 2012
Alfred Music Publishing, the official print music publisher of thousands of popular artists, songwriters, and composers, releases Carrie Underwood: Blown Away, the official matching sheet music collection to the country superstar’s fourth studio album, arranged for piano, voice, and guitar.

Carrie Underwood: Blown Away contains arrangements of all 14 of the chart-topping album’s memorable tracks. From gritty “Good Girl” to gorgeous ballads like “Good in Goodbye,” fans who enjoy singing or playing can apply their talent to every note and lyric in this collectible songbook, which features several pages of color photos of Carrie Underwood.

Carrie’s Blown Away album made history this May by debuting at No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Country Albums chart making Carrie only the second country artist in the 47-year history of the chart to have each of their first four albums debut at No. 1. Blown Away also debuted at No. 1 on the all-genre Billboard 200 chart making Carrie only the second country artist in history to have three consecutive albums debut at No. 1. Blown Away also became country’s best-selling digital album debut since 2010.

Since releasing Some Hearts in 2005, Carrie has sold more than 15 million albums with Some Hearts, 2007’s Carnival Ride, and 2009’s Play On making her the best-selling American Idol in the U.S. She’s accumulated 15 No. 1 singles, seven of which she co-wrote, and became the first country artist in history and the only American Idol winner ever to achieve 10 No. 1 singles from their first two albums. She is a five-time Grammy® winner, a two-time Academy of Country Music Entertainer of the Year, a three-time Country Music Association and ACM Female Vocalist winner, and a proud member of the Grand Ole Opry.

Carrie Underwood: Blown Away (00-39491) is now available for $19.99 at music retail stores and at alfred.com. Alfred also offers several other sheet music collections to Carrie Underwood’s albums and singles.

Titles: Good Girl * Blown Away * Two Black Cadillacs * See You Again * Do You Think About Me * Forever Changed * Nobody Ever Told You * One Way Ticket * Thank God for Hometowns * Good in Goodbye * Leave Love Alone * Cupid’s Got a Shotgun * Wine After Whiskey * Who Are You.