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Carrie Underwood

Singer Carrie Underwood
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Profession: Singer

United States of America

Biography: Rising to fame as the winner of the 2005 season of American Idol, Underwood has since had a highly successful solo career. Her hits include "Before He Cheats" and "Jesus, Take the Wheel". He debut album, Some Hearts, became the best-selling solo female debut album in country music history.

She has since sold more than 65 million records worldwide. The recipient of numerous accolades, Underwood has won 15 Billboard Music Awards, 12 ACM Awards, 12 American Music Awards, eight CMA Awards and a Guinness World Record.

Born: March 10, 1983
Birthplace: Muskogee, Oklahoma, USA
Age: 39 years old

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Pisces

Married Life

  • 2010-07-10 Actress and fourth season American Idol winner Carrie Underwood (29) weds Nashville Predators ice hockey player Mike Fisher (32) at Ritz Carlton Lodge in Greensboro, Georgia

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