Carrie Underwood is an American country singer, songwriter and actress who first achieved fame after winning the reality show American Idol in 2005. Her debut album released in 2005 saw a unprecedented success in terms of acclaim and sales, which earned her three Grammy Awards, including Best New Artist. One of the most successful artists in any musical genre, Carrie’s popularity is not confined to America, but also has a massive fan following in the UK, Canada and Europe as well.
Carrie Marie Underwood
Singer, Songwriter, Actress
Birthday / Date of Birth
Carrie Underwood was born on 10 March 1983, in Muskogee, Oklahoma, United States.
Sh’s currently 35 years old.
Carrie attended Checotah High School and later enrolled at the Northeastern State University in Tahlequah, Oklahoma from where she graduated magna cum laude (with great honor) majoring in mass communication.
- Father – Stephen Underwood
- Mother – Carole Underwood (Teacher)
- Siblings – Shanna Underwood (Older Sister), Stephanie Underwood (Older Sister)
Carrie married Canadian ice-hockey player, Mike Fisher on July 10, 2010, at The Ritz-Carlton Lodge, Reynolds Plantation in Greensboro, Georgia. They have a son named Isaiah Michael Fisher, born on February 27, 2015.
Past to her marriage, she dated actor Chace Crawford for about an year, American footballer Tony Romo and Drake Clark.
- In feet – 5 feet 3 inches
- In centimeters – 160 cm
- In meters – 1.6 m
- In Kilograms – 53 kg
- In Pounds – 117 lbs
- Measurements – 34-23-33
- Bust – 34 inches
- Waist – 23 inches
- Hip – 33 inches
- Bra Size – 32B
She wears a size 7 (US) shoe.
Her dress size is 2 (US).
Carrie Underwood released her debut studio album titled ‘Some Hearts’ on November 15, 2005. The album debuted at #1 in America selling more than 9 million worldwide, becoming the best-selling solo female country debut in Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) history, as well as the top-selling debut album of any American Idol contestant in the United States. It was certified 8x Platinum by RIAA, Gold by ARIA and 3x Platinum by MC. Carrie has so far released 5 albums and 30 singles.
- Some Hearts (2005)
- Carnival Ride (2007)
- Play On (2009)
- Blown Away (2012)
- Storyteller (2015)
She first made her appearance in the 2011 biopic drama film Soul Surfer, playing the role as Sarah Hill.
With no doubt, her fist television appearance was when she participated in the reality show American Idol in 2005 as a contestant. She eventually won that season that brought her visibility to Americans.
Obviously, her appearance on American Idol and her studio albums.
Carrie has endorsed several brands and products, including but not limited to Olay, Hershey’s chocolate, Badgley Mischka, Nintendo, Procter & Gamble, Skechers, Vitamin Water.
- Favorite Food – Cheese pizza
- Favorite TV Show – Desperate Housewives (2004-2012)
- Favorite Judge in American Idol – Simon Cowell
- Favorite Actor – Johnny Depp
- Favorite Actress – Drew Barrymore
- Favorite Author – Stephen King
Carrie Underwood has a net worth of $85 million US dollars that results from album sales, TV & film appearances, brand endorsements, world tours and others. Being one of the richest celebrities in the United States, she She wore a 381 Carat bling necklace valued at $31 million at Grammys, 2013.
She lives with her family in a luxury Tennessee house in Franklin city having estimated worth at $384,000 which she bought after winning the fourth season of American Idol. She owns a red Ford Mustang Convertible which was gifted to her on American Idol.
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Carrie Underwood Facts
When she was a child, Underwood participated in the Robbins Memorial Talent Show and sang with her church.
In high school, Carrie was a member of the Honor Society and she also played for the school’s basketball and softball teams.
Carrie Underwood has won several accolades including seven Grammy Awards, 15 Billboard Music Awards, 12 ACM Awards, 12 American Music Awards, 8 CMA Awards, and a Guinness World Record.
She has been inducted into the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Grand Ole Opry, Oklahoma Hall of Fame, and Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame.
In March 2015, Carrie released a fitness clothing line named CALIA by Carrie Underwood in collaboration with Dick’s Sporting Goods.
She is a vegan.
Carrie Underwood has had several #1 singles including “Inside Your Heaven”, “Jesus, Take the Wheel”, “Before He Cheats”, “Wasted”, “So Small”, “All-American Girl”, “Last Name”, “Just a Dream”, “Cowboy Casanova”, “Temporary Home”, “Undo It”, “Good Girl”, “Blown Away”, “Something in the Water”, “Heartbeat”, and “Church Bells”.