Lauren Alaina's 'Wildflower' charts No. 1 on iTunes

Lauren Alaina's 'Wildflower' charts No. 1 on iTunes

October 11th, 2011 by Susan Pierce in Local - Breaking News

Lauren Alaina performs on ABC's "Good Morning America" in August. Her debut CD, "Wildflower," is being released Tuesday.

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"Wildflower," the debut album by Rossville's Lauren Alaina, was released today, and by noon was No. 1 on iTunes' Country Top 10 album downloads.

Alaina was runner-up on Season 10 of "American Idol," which was won by North Carolinian Scotty McCreery. McCreery's debut album, "Clear as Day," released Oct. 4, is No. 2 in iTunes' country album chart.

"Wildflower" was also ranked No. 3 among all iTunes album downloads. Evanescence and Five finger Death Punch were No. 1 and 2, respectively.

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