GARTH BROOKS / ULTIMATE HITS PEARL RECORDS The Ultimate Hits is the third compilation album from country music artist Garth Brooks, released on November 6, 2007, comprising 34 songs (four of which were new). The album debuted at number three on the U.S. Billboard 200 chart, selling about 352, 000 copies in it's first week. Selling 204, 000 copies, the album went to number one on the Top Country Albums chart in it's second week. In it's third week, The Ultimate Hits sold 192, 000 bringing it's three-week total to more than 748, 000 albums sold. In Great Britain the album was also a hit, reaching #1 in the Country music charts and the top 10 on the pop charts. On January 18, 2008, the RIAA certified The Ultimate Hits Gold, Platinum & 5 times.