Release date: November 2009
Play On is the third studio album from American country singer Carrie Underwood. It was released in the United States on November 3, 2009. In addition, three promotional singles were made available to iTunes prior to the release of the album. The album debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200 with first week sales of 318,000 copies and rated as the highest first week sales for a female artist in 2009, before being overtaken by Susan Boyle a few weeks later. It is her second album to debut at #1 on the Billboard 200, and her third to debut atop the Billboard Top Country Albums chart. Play On charted at #19 on Billboard's year-end chart. As of August 2010, it has sold 1,689,000 copies in the United States, making it Underwood's third album to top the one million mark, and has been certified Platinum by the RIAA.
The album has spawned 3 consecutive #1 singles. The first single, "Cowboy Casanova", was released to country radio on September 14, 2009, and was certified Platinum by the RIAA. The second single, "Temporary Home", was released to country radio on December 14, 2009, and has been certified Gold. The third single, "Undo It", was released to radio on May 24, 2010, and has sold been certified Gold. The fourth single, "Mama's Song", will be released to radio on September 13, 2010.