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Who is Carrie Underwood?

Carrie Marie Underwood (born March 10, 1983) is an American singer and songwriter. She rose to prominence after winning the fourth season of American Idol in 2005.

Her single “Inside Your Heaven” made her the only country artist to debut atop the Billboard Hot 100 chart and the only solo country artist in the 2000s to have a number-one song on the Hot 100.

Her debut album, Some Hearts (2005), was bolstered by the successful crossover singles “Jesus, Take the Wheel” and “Before He Cheats”, becoming the best-selling solo female debut album in country music history. She won three Grammy Awards for the album, including Best New Artist.

The next studio album, Carnival Ride (2007), had one of the biggest opening weeks of all time by a female artist and won two Grammy Awards. Her third studio album, Play On (2009), was preceded by the single “Cowboy Casanova”, which had one of the biggest single-week upward movements on the Hot 100.

Fans Go Wild After Seeing Carrie Underwood Stun in Sequin Tank Top and Daisy Duke Shorts

Leave it up to the one and only Carrie Underwood to rock denim, rhinestones, and fringe all at the same time.

The “Ghost Story” singer headlined this year’s Stagecoach music festival in California along with artists like Thomas Rhett and Luke Combs. It’s like the Coachella of country music so naturally, Carrie pulled out all the stops to give fans a show they wouldn’t forget and she delivered.

Like her upcoming album and latest single titled Denim & Rhinestones, the American Idol alum truly embodied her own lyrics in an outfit that did not disappoint. She wowed in a bedazzled denim jacket, and later got rid of it to show off a purple, sequin tank and daisy duke style shorts that matched.

And, that’s not all folks. There’s a reason why she’s a headliner. She had several outfit changes, a choir, and, of course, she brought all the drama she’s packed into her current Las Vegas residency, REFLECTIONS, to Cali.

Carrie shared this recap from the night with the caption, “I am still on a high from @stagecoach. So many fun moments!!”

Among her many outfits, Carrie also donned a jacket that cleverly said “Carriecoach”, a bedazzled Guns N’ Roses graphic tee, and yet another pair of denim shorts that had those famously toned legs on full display.

After seeing the slew of fire emojis in Carrie’s comment section, it looks like it’s a resounding “YASSS” for the country singer’s performance. Once fans picked their jaws up from the floor, they ran to the comment section to leave messages like:

Carrie Underwood Biography, Wiki

Carrie Underwood, in full Carrie Marie Underwood, (born March 10, 1983, Muskogee, Oklahoma, U.S.), American country music performer who parlayed her victory in the television singing competition American Idol into a successful recording career.

Underwood grew up in Oklahoma, on her family’s farm in Checotah. She started singing at a young age, initially at church and later in school plays and talent shows. In 2002 she entered Northeastern State University in Tahlequah, Oklahoma, with intentions to pursue a career in broadcast journalism.

Two years later she interrupted her studies to audition for the fourth season of American Idol. Underwood made the cut and ultimately won the competition in 2005 after being chosen as the favourite by viewers.

She received the top prize of a recording contract with 19 Recordings/Arista Records, and the resulting album, Some Hearts (2005), was a massive commercial hit, eventually selling more than seven million copies and cementing Underwood’s status as one of American Idol’s most successful alumni.

She supported the album with a 150-show tour in 2006, sharing bills with Kenny Chesney and Brad Paisley in addition to headlining her own dates. Underwood made time to return to school, however, and that same year she graduated magna cum laude with a B.A. in mass communications from Northeastern State University. In 2007 she won Grammy Awards for best new artist and best female country vocal performance.

Carrie Underwood Biography Wikipedia
Carrie Underwood
Real NameCarrie Underwood
Nickname Carrie
Profession American singer, songwriter, actress, author, entrepreneur
Famous ForAmerican singer, songwriter
InstagramClick Here
Husband/Boyfriend NameMike Fisher ​(m. 2010)
Physical Status 
Age38 Years
HeightIn centimeters- 157 cmIn meters- 1.57 mIn Feet Inches-5’4”
WeightIn Kilograms- 55 kgIn Pounds- 110 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Shoe Size5 US
Personal Information
Date of Birth 10th March 1983 
Birth PlaceMuskogee, Oklahoma, U.S.
Zodiac signN/A
NationalityAmerican
School NameNot Known
College NameChecotah High School in 2001
QualificationsGraduate
Family Profile
Father NameNot Known
Mother NameNot Known
Siblings [Sisters]Shanna and Stephanie
Daughter NameMadeleine Charlotte Dolman
Career 
Source Of IncomeActing, Singing, Songwriting
Appeared InMovies
Net Worth, Salary$200 million

Carrie Underwood Career

In 2004, Carrie Underwood auditioned for the reality show ‘American Idol.’ She won Season 4 and earned herself a recording contract. She made her debut with the release of the single ‘Inside Your Heaven’ in June 2005. It reached No.1 on the ‘Billboard Hot 100.’

It also became a popular single in Canada that year.In December 2006, she was featured on ‘The Oprah Winfrey Show.’ She sang ‘For Once In My Life’ alongside stars, such as Tony Bennet, Michael Buble, and Josh Groban.

In April 2007, the singer released her single ‘Wasted’ which topped the ‘Country Songs Chart’ and sold nearly a million copies. The single received a gold certification from ‘The Recording Industry Association of America’ (RIAA).

She performed at the 2007 ‘Idol Gives Back Concert’ where she sang ‘I’ll Stand By You,’ her version of The Pretenders’ hit which entered the ‘Billboard Chart’ at No. 6.In 2007, her second album ‘Carnival Ride,’ written in collaboration with ‘Music Row’ writers, was released.

It peaked at No.1 on the ‘Billboard Chart,’ ‘Country Albums Chart,’ and ‘Canadian Albums Chart.’In February 2008, she embarked on her ‘Carnival Ride Tour’ which was attended by approximately 1.2 million fans from all over North America, making her the top selling female touring artist of the year.

She recorded the classic ‘I’ll Be Home For Christmas’ for the album ‘Christmas Duets’ upon the request of Elvis Presley’s ex-wife Priscilla. She surprised everyone with her acting skills in ‘How I Met Your Mother,’ an American sitcom, in 2010. The episode, watched by 10.48 million viewers, marked her debut as an actor.

Her ‘Play On Tour’ started in March 2010 in Reading, Pennsylvania and ended in Michigan in 2011. She performed to over 1 million fans throughout the tour; it is her largest tour to date.Her fourth album ‘Blown Away’ released in May 2012.

It was received favorably by the fans and critics alike. She wanted the album to sound different from her previous albums and hence combined elements of country, pop, and rock.She played the role of ‘Maria von Trapp’ in ‘The Sound of Music Live!,’ a TV special based on the original Broadway musical. It was originally aired on NBC on December 5, 2013.

Her fifth album ‘Storyteller’ was released in 2015. Upon the release of the album, Underwood became the only country artist to have her first five studio albums reaching either number one or two on ‘Billboard 200’ chart.

She came up with a fitness clothing line named ‘CALIA by Carrie Underwood’ in 2015. Her sixth album ‘Cry Pretty’ was released in 2018. It became the best-selling solo female album of the year.

Carrie Underwood Awards

Carrie Underwood had a terrific winning streak of 10 ‘Academy of Country Music Awards’ between 2006 and 2010. During the streak, she won ‘Entertainer of the Year Award’ twice, becoming the first woman to do so.

In 2007, she won ‘Grammy Awards’ in the categories: ‘Best New Artist’ and ‘Best Female Country Vocal Performance.’The singer was officially inducted into the ‘Grand Ole Opry’ by Garth Brooks in 2008. She won seven ‘American Music Awards’ out of 12 nominations between 2010 and 2012.

Interesting Facts About Carrie Underwood

  • Carrie Marie Underwood was born on 10th March 1983 in Muskogee, Oklahoma, U.S.
  • By profession, she is an American singer, songwriter, actress, author, entrepreneur, and record producer.
  • Her second album, Carnival Ride (2007), had one of the biggest opening weeks of all time by a female artist and won two Grammy Awards.
  • Underwood has sold 70 million records worldwide. She is the sixth highest-certified female artist, the second highest-certified country artist, and the highest-certified female country artist.
  • She achieved the second best-selling release by a woman in 2012 and won a Grammy Award with her fourth album, Blown Away (2012).
  • She won three Grammy Awards for the album, including Best New Artist.

Carrie Underwood FAQ’s

Who is Carrie Underwood?

Carrie Marie Underwood (born March 10, 1983) is an American singer and songwriter. She rose to prominence after winning the fourth season of American Idol in 2005.

How old is Carrie Underwood?

Carrie Underwood is currently 38 years old.

What is Carrie Underwood’s net worth?

Carrie Underwood has a net worth of $200 million.

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