Carrie Underwood Biography

Updated On Dec 22, 2017 Published On Mar 28, 2016
Facts of Carrie Underwood
Date of Birth: 1983 , March-10
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 3 Inch
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At the end of 2008, she was on a musical tour. While she was performing in a musical concert, Carrie met Mike Fisher, who is a professional ice hockey center player. They began their romantic love affairs and finally, on December 2009 Carrie and his boyfriend announced their engagement.

After being together for about a year, they finally got married on 10th of July 2010. As a loving spouse, they became parents after the birth of their first child, Isaiah Michael Fisher. The couple is together, and there is no rumor of their divorce.

Carried raised in a middle-class family whose father was a sawmill worker and her mother was an elementary school teacher. Though she didn't have any link with music from her family, she became interested in singing since a young age.

She began performing at "Robbins Memorial Talent Show" and also in several local events. She was a musical talent and was offered an opportunity to audition for Capitol Records when she was just 14. Though she was about to be offered the contract, change in the company management canceled her contract.

She received her formal education from Checotah High School. While she was there, she was a cheerleader, and she was also active in basketball and softball. She was also an honor society member. She graduated from high school in 2001 and then she joined Northeastern State University with a major in mass communication and minor in journalism.

After her high school graduation, she lost her dream to be a singer but in 2004 she auditioned for American Idol and after her audition, Simon Cowell guessed that she will be the winner of this competition and finally on 25th of May 2005 she became the winner of the 4th session of American Idol.

Her debut album, Some Hearts was released on 15th of November 2005. She has been earning a lucrative amount of salary annually. Her earning is growing rapidly i.e. around by $30 million per year. Her current net worth is about $80 million.

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Born in Checotah, Oklahoma, United States

March 10 , 1983

Carrie Underwood came to this earth in 1983 as the lovely daughter of Carole (Shatswell) and Stephen Underwood. She was born in Checotah, Oklahoma, United States of America. She was born as Carrie Marie Underwood. She is an American and is of white ethnicity.

Won American Idol

May 25 , 2005

After her high school graduation, she lost her dream to be a singer but in 2004 she auditioned for American Idol and after her audition Simon Cowell guessed that she will be the winner of this competition and finally on 25th of May 2005 she was announced the winner of the 4th session of American Idol.

Released her debut album, Some Hearts

November 15 , 2005

After she was announced the winner of 4th session of American Idol, her popular and fame began rising to the next level. After that she singed a recording deal with Arista Nashville and her debut album Some Hearts was released on 15th of November 2005.

Began dating Mike Fisher

2008

At the end of 2008, she was in a musical tour. While she was performing in a musical concert, Carrie met Mike Fisher who is a professional ice hockey centre. They began their romantic love affairs since then. 

Married to Mike Fisher

July 10 , 2010

After being in love for about a year, they announced their engagement Mike Fisher on December 2009. After being engaged for about a year, they finally got married on 10th of July 2010. As a loving spouse they have been parents once.

First child, Isaiah Michael Fisher

February 27 , 2015

She is the mother of a son. She gave birth to her first child on 27th of February 2015. She named him Isaiah Michael Fisher. The father of her son is her lovely husband, Mike Fisher. Isaiah was in good health when he was born. 

Won Grammy Awards

2007

Grammy Awards is one of the prestigious awards in the music industry and it’s an honor if any one wins this award. She has also won this award several times in her life. She won this award for the first time in 2007 for Best New Artist.

Won People's Choice Awards, USA

2008

In 2008, she got nominated in People's Choice Awards, USA for the first time in her life and that was for Favorite Star Under 35. She also won this award that year. In 2015, she won this award for Favorite Female Country Artist.

Won Teen Choice Awards

2005

For her performance on the 4th session of American Idol, she got her first nomination in Teen Choice Awards in 2005. She also won this award that year for choice TV Reality/Variety Star - Female. In 2010, she got nominated in this award for Choice American Idol Alum.