Shania Twain is a Canadian country pop singer-songwriter. Her 1995 album The Woman in Me, brought her fame and her 1997 album Come On Over, became the best-selling album of all time by a female musician in any genre, and the best-selling country album of all time. It has sold over 40 million copies worldwide and is the ninth best-selling album in the U.S.
Twain has won five Grammy Awards and 27 BMI Songwriter awards and has had three albums certified Diamond by the Recording Industry Association of America and is the second best-selling artist in Canada, behind Céline Dion. She has released four studio albums, two compilation albums, three remix albums, one box set, one live album, thirty-five singles, one promotional single, and six guest appearances.
Twain has sold over 75 million albums worldwide and is ranked 10th best-selling artist of the Nielsen SoundScan era. Most recently, Twain has her own TV series, Why Not? with Shania Twain, that premiered on the OWN on May 8, 2011. She received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on June 2, 2011.
In 1993, her debut studio album, Shania Twain, was released and produced three singles. Robert John "Mutt" Lange and Twain collaborated on her second release, The Woman in Me, which was released in 1995. The album topped Top Country Albums and peaked at number five on the main-genre Billboard 200. The album was certified diamond by the Recording Industry Association of America and sold over 7.6 million copies. The album featured eight singles, such as "Any Man of Mine", "(If You're Not in It for Love) I'm Outta Here!", "You Win My Love", and "No One Needs to Know".
In 1997, Twain released Come On Over, which topped Top Country Albums for a record 50 non-consecutive weeks and had tremendous pop crossover success. It peaked at number two on Billboard 200 and remained in the top ten for a total of 53 weeks, making it the longest-running top ten album by a country artist at the time. Certified double diamond by the RIAA and with 15.5 million copies sold, Come On Over established itself one of the best-selling albums of all time in the US. In Canada, it reached similar success and was certified double diamond by Music Canada. The album is the best-selling album by a female artist in any genre and the best-selling country album of all time. Twelve singles were released from the album including "Love Gets Me Every Time", "You're Still the One", "Honey, I'm Home", "From This Moment On", "That Don't Impress Me Much", and "Man! I Feel Like a Woman!".
In 2002, Twain released the double-disc album Up! which is her first and only number-one album in the US and sold over 5.4 million copies, Up! was also certified double diamond in Canada. The album featured eight singles including "I'm Gonna Getcha Good!" which became the singer's first number-one in Canada. In 2004, Twain released a Greatest Hits package that was certified quadruple platinum and featured the single "Party for Two".
After a six-year hiatus, Twain released the promotional single "Today Is Your Day" in 2011 and headlined Caesars Palace in Las Vegas for two years with her show, Still The One.
She will be going on tour this year, which is to be her last, before she continues working on a new album.