Biography / Wiki
An American country singer Carrie Underwood belongs to a small town and became a part of stardom after winning a reality contest. Most of her songs are either about facets of love or are spiritual in nature. Before she entered the music industry, there were many female country singers who had already made their mark, but Carrie stood up and took it as a challenge.
To date, she has been the recipient of many prestigious awards, including ‘Grammy Awards,’ ‘Billboard Music Awards,’ ‘Academy of Country Music Awards,’ ‘American Music Awards,’ ‘Country Music Association Awards,’ and ‘Incorporation Awards.’ Her popularity is not limited to America; she also has a huge fan following in Canada, the U.K., and Europe.
Though she is being recognized for her singing, her songs have been criticized for sounding familiar. She has been using her celebrity status to good use and has also engaged herself in philanthropic activities. She works towards animal rights, advocates gay marriage, and raises funds to support cancer research.
Height / Weight / Age
Carrie Underwood weighs 60 kg and 132 lbs in pounds. She is a melodious singer who is 167 cm or in feet, inches 5’6” tall. She has smooth and short blonde hair color and sparkling wide dark brown color eyes.
She has a charming physique with a figure measurement of 34 inches breast, 28 inches waist, and 35 inches hips approximately. She has turned 40 years old. Her shoe size is 6 (US) whereas her dress size is 2 and her bra size is 33B.
According to the sources, the estimated net worth of Carrie Underwood is $85 million USD approximately.
Education / Family
Carrie Underwood was born as Carrie Marie Underwood on 10 March 1983, in Muskogee, Oklahoma, USA. She is the youngest daughter of Steve Underwood who was a sawmill worker and Carole Underwood who was an elementary school teacher and her father, a sawmill worker.
She was raised along with her two older sisters on a farm in Checotah, Oklahoma. For elementary education, she went to ‘Checotah High School’. During her teenage, she auditioned for ‘Capitol Records,’ but nothing came out of it.
For her higher studies, she joined ‘Northeastern State University’ in Oklahoma where she pursued mass communication. While attending the university, she has participated in numerous beauty pageants and became the Miss NSU runner-up in 2004.
|Real name||Carrie Marie Underwood|
|Birth Place||Checotah, Oklahoma, USA|
|Date Of Birth||March 10, 1983|
|Height||In centimeters – 167 cm
In feet inches – 5’6”
|Weight||In kilograms – 60 kg
In pounds – 132 lbs
|Eye Color||Dark brown|
Reality TV Star
|School||Checotah High School|
|College||Northeastern State University|
|Home Town||Checotah, Oklahoma, USA|
|Fathers Name||Steve Underwood
|Mothers Name||Carole Underwood
|Brothers||Name not found|
Career / Fashion And Style
In 2004, Carrie Underwood began her singing career by winning the reality show ‘American Idol’ Season 4. Through the victory in the show, she earned a singing contract. In June 2005, she made her debut and released her first single ‘Inside Your Heaven’ which reached No.1 on the ‘Billboard Hot 100.’
Her single ‘Wasted’ topped the ‘Country Songs Chart’ and sold nearly a million copies. She collaborated with ‘Music Row’ writers for her second album ‘Carnival Ride,’ which peaked at No.1 on the ‘Billboard Chart,’ ‘Country Albums Chart,’ and ‘Canadian Albums Chart.’
On the request of Elvis Presley’s ex-wife Priscilla, Carried recorded the classic ‘I’ll Be Home For Christmas’ for the album ‘Christmas Duets’. In 2010, she made her acting debut and appeared in an episode of ‘How I Met Your Mother,’ which was watched by 10.48 million viewers.
In May 2012, she had released her fourth album ‘Blown Away’ which received favorably by the fans and critics alike. The album was a combination of country, pop, and rock. When her fifth album was released, she became the only country artist to have her first five studio albums reaching either number one or two on the ‘Billboard 200’ chart.
Apart from music, she has launched her own fitness clothing line named ‘CALIA by Carrie Underwood’ in 2015.
Boyfriends, Affairs, Husband, and More
|Children||Son – Isaiah Michael Fisher
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|Favorite Actors||Johnny Depp|
|Favorite Actress||Jennifer Aniston|
Some Interesting Facts About Carrie Underwood
- Carrie Underwood played basketball and softball in her high school.
- She has received a gold certification from ‘The Recording Industry Association of America’ (RIAA).
- In 2007, she was honored with two ‘Grammy Awards’ under the categories: ‘Best New Artist’ and ‘Best Female Country Vocal Performance.’
- In 2008, she was officially inducted into the ‘Grand Ole Opry’ by Garth Brooks.
- From 2010 to 2012, she almost won seven ‘American Music Awards’ out of 12 nominations.