Biography.  The single debuted at number one on Billboard's Hot Country Songs. I've always been pretty good as far as stamina onstage. During the ceremony, she paid tribute to tornado victims in Oklahoma, by performing "See You Again" backed by a choir from Nashville's Christ Church. Carrie Marie Underwood was born on March 10, 1983, in Muskogee, Oklahoma, to Carole (née Shatswell) and Steve Underwood. , At the 2009 CMA Awards, she received two nominations and co-hosted the ceremony with Brad Paisley.  She headlined the 2014 Concert for Valor in November, alongside Eminem, Metallica, Foo Fighters, and other music acts, where she was backed by the Singing Sergeants of the US Air Force during the performance of "Something in the Water".  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On May 10, 2008, she was officially inducted by Garth Brooks into the Grand Ole Opry. 1 on the Country Airplay chart, both extending her record for the most number one's among women in the history of the chart.  Underwood received four nominations for the 50th annual Country Music Association Awards, including her first nomination for Entertainer of the Year. 1 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs, topping it for six consecutive weeks, and at number twenty on the Hot 100.  In 2015 at the 57th Grammy Awards, Underwood won Best Country Solo Performance for "Something in the Water", marking her seventh career Grammy Award.  In 2012, the couple bought a cottage outside of Nashville. 1 on the Hot Country Songs chart, giving Underwood her twelfth number-one on the chart, and was certified Double Platinum and has sold over two million copies. , Regarded as one of the most successful artists in any musical genre, Underwood has sold 70 million records worldwide, as of 2019[update].  On May 13, Underwood returned to American Idol, now rebooted on ABC, to mentor the top five of the season sixteen contestants. , In the summer of 2004, Underwood auditioned for American Idol in St. Louis, Missouri, singing Bonnie Raitt's "I Can't Make You Love Me".  This was Underwood's seventh consecutive album to debut at No.  In February 2008, when it was certified double Platinum, "Before He Cheats" became the first country song to ever be certified multi-platinum. , In December 2019, Underwood was one of several artists who attended the 2019 Kennedy Center Honors; she paid tribute to recipient Linda Ronstadt by performing two of her songs. 1 or 2 on the Billboard 200. , Underwood is a supporter of arts education. (From left: Hannah Mulholland, Naomi Cooke, and Jennifer Wayne of Runaway June and Taylor Dye and Maddie Marlow of Maddie & Tae, and Carrie Underwood, in rehearsal.) 1 on the Hot 100 and the song became the first song from a country artist to go to No.  In 2005, she performed the "Star-Spangled Banner" at Game 4 of the NBA Finals between the San Antonio Spurs and Detroit Pistons, and in 2006 at the NBA All-Star Game.  Faith Hill later expressed full support for Underwood, congratulating her via Twitter and stating that it was "an awesome choice" by NBC/SNF and that Underwood "will rock it".  In January 2008, Underwood embarked on a joint tour with Keith Urban called the Love, Pain and the Whole Crazy Carnival Ride Tour, with dates fixed nationwide that continued through April. "I can't imagine how that must feel. Mark Childers is …  She performed with Chrissy Metz, Lauren Alaina, Mickey Guyton, and Maddie & Tae.  Her performances were highly acclaimed by critics and even by Stevie Nicks, who performed with Underwood. In January 2017, Underwood took time off at the beginning of the year to spend time with family, and would then, possibly, begin to write for her next album. , Underwood's music career began with the release of her first single, "Inside Your Heaven", on June 14, 2005.  The couple's first son, Isaiah Michael Fisher, was born in 2015.  Underwood also received two nominations from the Billboard Music Awards, including Top Country Artist. She also teamed up with Brooks and Dunn to support the new Fund by recording a Public Service Announcement (PSA). Other platinum and multi-platinum acts I've performed with include Steven Tyler (Live pre-superbowl Crossroads), The Band Perry, Lindsey Buckingham (VH-1 live Fashion Rocks), SHeDAISY, and many more. In 2009, at the 51st Grammy Awards, she won, for the third year in a row, the Grammy Award for Best Female Country Vocal Performance, for "Last Name", and performed the song at the ceremony. Everyone is spectacular out here and can’t wait for the next!”, Childers is also out there gunning for his boss to take home the big prize at the end of the night at this year’s CMA Awards on Nov. 13.  The song set and broke multiple airplay records on Country radio in its first week. , In May 2011, Underwood was one of the seven women to be honored by the Academy of Country Music at the Girls' Night Out: Superstar Women of Country special. She was only the second Female to win the coveted "Triple Crown Award", the first being Barbara Mandrell. , In December 2010, Pollstar.com ranked the Play On Tour one of the Top 50 tours of 2010, at No.  Underwood received one nomination – Best Country Solo Performance – for her single "Church Bells" for the 59th annual Grammy awards. , Underwood extended her own record for most wins in CMT Music Awards history; the video for "Drinking Alone" earned two awards including Video of the Year when the ceremony aired live on October 21. 1 on the Billboard Top Country Albums and at No. 9 on the Billboard Hot 100. Country music superstar Carrie Underwood, 37, has amassed legions of fans worldwide and has won numerous awards— including seven Grammy Awards, 11 Billboard Music Awards, 13 American Music Awards, 14 ACM Awards, nine CMA Awards, and even a Guinness World Record. At the 2011 Academy of Country Music Awards, Underwood sang with Steven Tyler both her song "Undo It" and Aerosmith's "Walk This Way".  She has two older sisters, Shanna and Stephanie, and was raised on her parents' farm in the nearby rural town of Checotah.  Additionally, it was the best-selling female country album of 2005, 2006, and 2007. 1 on the Hot 100. 1 on both the Billboard 200 and Top Country Albums, as well as No. Bush.  Fisher later criticized the station saying "obviously Carrie had nothing to do with the move or the trade or anything so to imply something like that was just wrong", and noting that both he and Underwood were disappointed in the negativity the radio station created. , She received two nominations for the 55th Academy of Country Music Awards; Entertainer of the Year and Female Artist of the Year. 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With her debut single, "Inside Your Heaven", she also broke Billboard chart history as the first country music artist ever to debut at No. Her first Christmas project, My Gift (2020), was her record-setting eighth consecutive career-opening number one on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart. She rose to prominence after winning the fourth season of American Idol in 2005. Underwood tied with Thomas Rhett, making it the first time in history two artists would share the award. The limited edition of the album which included a behind the scenes DVD was exclusively sold at Target. , For two summers, she performed in Northeastern State University's Downtown Country show in Tahlequah. , Underwood further received two more nominations for the Billboard Music Awards, including Top Country Album for Cry Pretty and Top Female Country Artist, winning the latter, bringing her total career wins to 11. Her version of the song debuted at No.  Underwood has also done a "Protect Your Pets" public service announcement for Do Something.  She is the fourth biggest album seller of the past 10 years in the United States.  The album's fifth single, "I Told You So", a duet with the original singer of the song, Randy Travis, was released in February 2009. The album's second single, "Temporary Home" hit No. 1: Carrie Underwood", "The 10 Top-Earning American Idols of 2012", Steven Tyler & Carrie Underwood To Team at Super Bowl XLVI Saturday Night "CMT Crossroads" Special from Pepsi Super Bowl Fan Jam, "Carrie Underwood and Steven Tyler's 'CMT Crossroads' is High-Rated 'Crossroads' Episode in Seven Years-Country Music Is Love", "Tony Bennett, Chris Brown, Carrie Underwood Added To 54th GRAMMYs Lineup", Carrie Underwood Reveals Her New Album Cover!  The album debuted atop both the Billboard 200 and Top Country Albums, selling over 318,000 copies in its first week, and became, upon its release, the top-selling release of the year by a female artist, but was later overtaken by Susan Boyle's I Dreamed a Dream and finished the year as No. " Fellow country music singer Randy Travis paid high praises to Underwood's voice when asked about her cover of his 1988 hit song "I Told You So", saying that "her voice is so much better suited to the song. The couple later put the mansion up for sale at an asking price of $2.2 million.  Host Reba McEntire presented Underwood with the "ACM Triple Crown Award" signifying her winning Top New Artist, Top Female Vocalist, and Entertainer of the Year during her career. Underwood and Brad Paisley co-hosted the awards show for their first year as hosts, and she walked away with the Female Vocalist of the Year award for the third consecutive year. , In January 2018, Underwood released "The Champion", a promotional duet single featuring Ludacris for Super Bowl LII. The song debuted at No. Think about the welfare of the animals as well as the consumers.