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A world-renowned vocalist and entertainer, Wynonna has accumulated sales totals as a solo artist in excess of 10 million units, a top Female Vocalist win by the Academy of Country Music and 13 top 10 hits on the charts. Respected by the millions of fans who are drawn to her music and her life story, this twenty-four year music veteran has celebrated 20 #1 hits and a multitude of gold and platinum records. Innovative, inspired and imaginative, this phenomenal music icon continues to touch the heart and souls of many with her powerful, soulful voice and presence.
Wynonna signed her first solo record deal in 1992. With vast critical acclaim her first solo project, Wynonna, was certified for sales of over 5 million units and became the highest-selling debut album by a female artist at the time. A musical force like none other before her, Wynonna followed her wildly successful debut with the multi-platinum disc, Tell Me Why, as well as with the platinum-certified Revelations. Her greatest hits compilation, Collection, was released in 1997, the year which also found her gold record, The Other Side, flying from the shelves. Wynonna burst into 2000 with a torrent of unleashed creativity that is expressed on New Day Dawning, her fifth solo outing which she also produced. She continued to capture the hearts of fans and critics alike with her #1 debut album, the third of her solo career, What the World Needs Now is Love, while also celebrating her 20th year in the music business.
Wynonna added New York Times Best Selling Author to her already extraordinary resume, as she released her first autobiography, Coming Home to Myself in September of 2005. She also successfully tried her hand at comedy on ABC's hit sitcom, Hope and Faith, and was honored with the USO's prestigious Merit Award in 2005 for service to all divisions of the United States Armed Forces. Wynonna released her first-ever solo Christmas CD in 2006 titled, A Classic Christmas, on which she delivered soulful, contemporary renditions of her favorite holiday songs. A Classic Christmas awarded her with two Top 10 Billboard Christmas singles.
Prior to this solo success, her history with The Judds became a story for the record books. The Judds became one of the most celebrated success stories in country music history. In just six short years, they had sold more than 20 million records worldwide and had won over 60 industry awards including 5 Grammys, 9 Country Music Association Awards and 8 Billboard Music Awards. The Judds are universally loved and still regarded as country music royalty for music fans around the globe.
Only on A&E's PRIVATE SESSIONS Country superstar Wynonna visits our studio to discuss her substantial career, philanthropic achievements and perform her signature #1 hits as well as new music off her highly anticipated new album Sing: Chapter 1. Plus, surprise celebrity appearances - don't miss it!
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