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Flo Ridaâs New Single âRight Roundâ Breaks Record On Canadian Charts
February 18 2009

Wednesday, February 18, 2009.

Flo RidaâS New Single âRight Roundâ Breaks Record On Canadian Charts

Sophomore Album R.o.o.t.s. Due Out Tuesday, March 31, 2009.

For Immediate Release.

Atlantic Recording Artist Flo Rida Has Made Canadian Chart History With The Single âRight Roundâ By Entering Nielsen SoundscanâS Digital Song Chart At #1 With The Biggest First Week Sales Ever With 34,028 Songs. This Surpasses The Previous Record Set By Lady GagaâS âPoker Faceâ By Over 8,000 Units. âRight Round,â The First Single From Flo RidaâS Sophomore Album R.o.o.t.s., Has Already Become A Hit At Canadian Radio, Vaulting To The #1 Position After Only Five Weeks On The Contemporary Hit Radio Chart.

R.o.o.t.s. â An Acronym For âRoute Of Overcoming The Struggleâ â Sees Flo Rida Joining Forces With An Extraordinary Array Of A-List Collaborators, Featuring Artists Like Nelly Furtado, Ne-Yo And Pleasure P. It Also Includes Production From Jim Jonson, Dr. Luke, Eric Hudson, Mike Caren And Dj Montay, Who Produced âLow.â The Album Arrives In Stores And At All Online Retailers On Tuesday, March 31St.

Flo RidaâS Debut Album Mail On Sunday, Released In Spring 2008, Earned Him Superstar Status Almost Immediately As Sales Certifications Continually Surged In From Around The World. In Canada The First Single, âLow,â Was A Massive Hit. It Is Certified 8X Platinum As A Ringtone And 4X Platinum On The Digital Song Sales Chart. This Was Followed By Two Other Singles, âElevatorâ And âIn The Ayerâ, Both Of Which Are Certified Platinum As Ringtones And Digital Songs. Mail On Sunday Itself Is Certified Gold In Canada.

On Top Of The Sales Success In Canada, Flo Rida Has Come Off A Banner Awards Season Internationally. âLowâ Won The 2008 PeopleâS Choice Award For âFavorite Hip-Hop Song,â Beating Out Such Hits As Kanye WestâS âGood Lifeâ And Lil WayneâS âLollipop.â âLowâ Also Scored An Mtv Africa Music Award For âMtv Base Request,â Honoring The Song As The YearâS Most Requested Video. In Addition, âLowâ Was The Recipient Of Two Grammy Award Nominations For âBest Rap/sung Collaborationâ And âBest Rap Song.â

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