Carrie Underwood

American country music singer

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Carrie Underwood: American country music singer
Carrie Marie Underwood is an American singer, songwriter and record producer. She rose to prominence after winning the fourth season of American Idol in 2005. Her debut single, "Inside Your Heaven", made her the only country artist to debut at number one on 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, the fastest-selling debut country album in Nielsen SoundScan history and the best-selling country album of the last 17 years. She won three Grammy Awards for the album, including Best New Artist.


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Stars celebrate Thanksgiving: Carrie Underwood, John Legend, Nicki Minaj, Justin Bieber and more

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Holiday TV specials: How to celebrate with Mariah Carey, Carrie Underwood, Rudolph and Snoopy

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ShowBiz Minute: Latin Billboards, CMTs, Banksy

Bad Bunny, Daddy Yankee win big at Billboard Latin Music Awards; Carrie Underwood named top artist at CMT Music Awards; Banksy artwork sells for almost $10 million at auction. (Oct. 22) - Published

Carrie Underwood named top artist at CMT Music Awards

carrie underwood named top artist at cmt music awards
Nashville, Tennessee: Carrie Underwood already had the most CMT Music Awards of any artist, but she'll need to make more room on her shelf. The superstar picked up two more trophies for video of the..
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2020 CMT Music Awards: 5 highlights from a show in the 'great outdoors'

Michael Jordan and the Bulls, Tom Brady with Bill Belichick — some dynasties seem unstoppable. Enter: Carrie Underwood at the CMT Music Awards. - Published

Carrie Underwood's son sings on her Christmas record

The Grammy Award for cutest collaboration of the year goes to Carrie Underwood and her five-year-old son Isaiah, who backs up his mom on "Little Drummer Boy." It's part of the country superstar's new.. - Published

ACM winners discuss socially distanced awards

Dan Smyers, Carrie Underwood, Thomas Rhett, Maren Morris and more explain what it was like performing at the ACM Awards and giving acceptance speeches to an empty auditorium. (Sept. 17) - Published

ShowBiz Minute: ACMs, Swift, 'Mulan'

Carrie Underwood and Thomas Rhett share 'Entertainer of the Year' award at the ACMs; Man sentenced for stalking Taylor Swift; "Mulan" opens in Hong Kong. (Sept. 17) - Published

ACM Awards 2020: 6 unforgettable moments, from Taylor Swift to a first-of-its-kind finish

We know. Nothing about the ACM Awards was normal. Like Carrie Underwood said, "2020, man." - Published

Underwood, Rhett tie for top prize at ACMs

In surprise twist that fit an unexpected year of firsts, Carrie Underwood and Thomas Rhett tied for entertainer of the year at the Academy of Country Music Awards, the first time the top prize has been.. - Published

Tie for top prize at Academy of Country Music Awards -- a first

Carrie Underwood and Thomas Rhett split the top honor – the first time it went to two artists.
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Apple Music launches new radio stations for hits and country

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Apple is beefing up its linear Apple Music radio stations today with the launch of two new stations and a rebranding of the popular Beats 1 station. Apple Music Country and Apple Music Hits will be..
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Carrie Underwood to Release First-Ever Christmas Album 'My Gift'

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Happy Father's Day! Drake, Carrie Underwood, Kevin Hart, other stars share photos and love

On Father's Day, stars could tell their dad in person how much they appreciate them. But what fun is that when you can tell the world? - Published

ACM's 'Our Country': 8 uplifting moments from the TV special that offered viewers hope, togetherness

Keith Urban, Carrie Underwood, Eric Church and more sang to a TV audience from their homes, with songs that offered comfort and catharsis. - Published

ACM Awards: Here's the full list of 2020 nominees, including Maren Morris, Justin Bieber

Leading 2020 ACM Awards nominee Thomas Rhett competes with Eric Church, Carrie Underwood, Luke Combs and Luke Bryan for Entertainer of the Year. - Published

Carrie Underwood says her toddler son thinks she's a 70-year-old whose job is doing laundry

It doesn't matter if you are chart-topping, award-winning country superstar Carrie Underwood, to your kids you're just a 70-year-old doing laundry. - Published

Carrie Underwood steps aside as CMA Awards host after 12 years: 'Time to pass the torch'

Carrie Underwood is stepping aside from hosting the CMA Awards, the country superstar announced on her Instagram account on Monday. - Published

Winter reading guide: This season's must-read books

This winter brings new books by Chuck Palahniuk, Isabel Allende, Colum McCann, Louise Erdrich, Carrie Underwood, Lindsey Vonn and plenty more. - Published

Carrie Underwood stuns, Tom Hanks brings back Forrest Gump and more at the Kennedy Center Honors

Sunday's Kennedy Center Honors had the nation's capital rocking and rolling with several musical tributes and numerous celebrities. - Published

CMA Awards 2019: How did Dolly Parton, Reba McEntire and Carrie Underwood do as hosts?

Carrie Underwood, Dolly Parton and Reba McEntire did a stellar job hosting the CMA Awards, helping to prove that big award shows do need a host. - Published

CMA Awards 2019: How to watch, stream country music's biggest night

Don't miss country music's biggest night, hosted by Carrie Underwood, Dolly Parton and Reba McEntire. Here's how to catch the 2019 CMA Awards. - Published

How celeb kids show support for their famous parents, from Carrie Underwood to Kate Upton

What do Carrie Underwood, Tom Brady and Gabrielle Union all have in common? They've all got the adorable support of their kids. - Published

'Patient, kind, the best dad': Carrie Underwood praises 'match' of 11 years, Mike Fisher

"11 years ago yesterday, I met the love of my life...patient, kind, the best dad, handsome, of course!" Carrie Underwood said about husband Mike Fisher. - Published

Carrie Underwood upstaged by girl's emotional sign language, and it's the best ever

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Maggie Q launches activewear made from recycled fabrics

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Carrie Underwood has found work-life balance and says she's 'living the dream'

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CMA Awards 2019: Maren Morris tops full list of nominees along with Carrie Underwood, Blake Shelton

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Joan Jett, Underwood to perform 'Sunday Night Football' open

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"Invisible loss": Breaking down the stigma surrounding miscarriages

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Celebrities’ favorite vacation destinations

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Carrie Underwood, more A-listers shock with wrinkles in FaceApp transformations

Carrie Underwood is joining in on the FaceApp transformation trend, taking to Instagram to share a photo of what she would look like with wrinkles. - Published

Watch Carrie Underwood's baby stop crying as she sings, then start again when Dad does

Carrie Underwood and Mike Fisher's younger son stops crying the minute Mom starts singing. Dad's theory: It has nothing to do with his singing skills. - Published

Singer says Carrie Underwood copied her song, offers video to prove it

Songwriting team sues Carrie Underwood, the NFL and NBC, saying they stole a song and "slightly modified" it to introduce "Sunday Night Football" to viewers last season
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Husband, son go 'Southbound' with Carrie Underwood in music video

Carrie Underwood previews 'Cry Pretty' tour in new music video for 'Southbound,' which includes guest appearances by Underwood's husband and eldest son. (June 12) - Published

Country stars go pastel for CMT Music Awards

Carrie Underwood, Maren Morris, Kelsea Ballerini went for off-white, pastel-colored gowns at the star studded CMT Music Awards in Nashville. (June 6) - Published

CMT Music Awards: 7 moments you missed, including Carrie Underwood's big wins

Carrie Underwood emerged the night's big winner at the CMT Awards on Wednesday in Nashville. - Published

CMT Awards 2019: Carrie Underwood is the winningest artist in the show's history

Country star Carrie Underwood extended her lead as the winner of the most awards in CMT history with her 19th win at the 2019 CMT Awards. - Published

Christianity is trending in 2019's country music hits, from Blake Shelton to Carrie Underwood

At least seven high-profile songs reference God or his son or wade into the spirit of Christianity. - Published