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Canadian Artists Shine Through In October With A Multitude Of Gold And Platinum Certifications

Toronto - Ocotober 2002

October was an exceptional month for gold and platinum certifications, with Canadian artists making a tremendous showing across the wide spectrum of musical styles, including multi-platinum certifications for Nickelback, Diana Krall, Sarah McLachlan, Avril Lavigne, Anne Murray and Our Lady Peace.

Audio Certifications

Ocotober 2002
7 X Platinum
700,000 Units
"Silver Side Up"
EMI Music Canada / EMI
6 X Platinum
600,000 Units
Diana Krall
"The Look Of Love"
Universal Music / Universal
5 X Platinum
500,000 Units
Various Artists
"Coyote Ugly - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack"
EMI Music Canada
The Rolling Stones
"40 Licks"
Virgin Music Canada / Virgin Records
Sarah McLachlan
Nettwerk Productions / Nettwerk
4 X Platinum
400,000 Units
BMG Canada Inc / Arista
Avril Lavigne
"Let Go"
BMG Canada Inc / Arista
3 X Platinum
300,000 Units
Universal Music / Universal
2 X Platinum
200,000 Units
Josh Groban
"Josh Groban"
Warner Music Canada / Warner Bros.
100,000 Units
Marc Anthony
Sony Music Canada Inc. / Sony Music
Various Artists
"Girls Night Out"
Sony Music Canada Inc. / Sony Music
Anne Murray
"Country Croonin’"
EMI Music Canada / EMI
Missy Elliot
"Miss E...So Addictive"
Warner Music Canada Ltd / Elektra
Our Lady Peace
Sony Music Canada Inc. / Sony Music
50,000 Units
Joshua Bell
"The Red Violin"
Sony Music Canada Inc. / Sony Classical
Various Artists
"The Sounds Of Nova Scotia Vol 2"
Stephen MacDonald
Sleeping Giant Music Inc.
Sleeping Giant Music Inc.
Various Artists
"A Walk To Remember"
Sony Music Canada Inc. / Sony Music
Gordon Lightfoot
"Complete Greatest Hits"
Warner Music Canada Ltd / Warner
India Arie
"Voyage To India"
Bros / Rhino
Blue Rodeo
"Palace Of Gold"
Universal Music / Motown Records
Leanne Rimes
"Twisted Angel"
Warner Music Canada Ltd / WEA
Swollen Members
"Monsters In The Closet"
EMI Music Canada / CURB
Foo Fighters
"One By One"
EMI Music Canada / Battle Axe
Froggy Mix
"No Nagging"
BMG Canada Inc./ RCA Records
Various Artists
"Le Lait Vol 2"
DEP Distribution Exclusive Ltee / Disques Tox / EMI Music Canada / EMI Music
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