Taylor Swift’s CD Certified Gold in Canada

Taylor Swift’s self-titled debut album has been certified gold in Canada, for sales of 50,000 units. Swift is currently touring in Canada with Brad Paisley, with five dates scheduled in September and six dates planned for October. Swift’s album was distributed in Canada on independent label OpenRoad Recordings, which licensed the album from Big Machine Records in Nashville. Her album has remained at No. 1 on the U.S. country chart for six consecutive weeks and has been certified platinum for shipments of 1 million units.