Garth Brooks

Garth Brooks

The fastest-selling solo artist in music history, Garth Brooks sold in excess of 100 million albums in just ten years, now topping 105 million. His body of work propelled country music as a genre to the front pages of newspapers worldwide and the covers of magazines, to the point where Forbes declared on its cover, "Country Conquers Rock." And, he accomplished it without courting pop radio. Garth’s attitude was – let the pop audiences come to country.

Assessing his career, the UK’s Country Music International determined that, “Garth Brooks... more