Carrie Underwood is an American country singer. She rose to prominence after winning the fourth season of American Idol in 2005.
Over 70 million recordings have been sold globally by Underwood. On the RIAA’s Top Artists (Digital Singles) ranking, she is the seventh highest-certified female artist and the highest-certified female country artist of all time, as well as the female artist with the most number-one entries on the Billboard Country Airplay chart (16).
Eight Grammy Awards, 12 Billboard Music Awards, 17 American Music Awards, five Guinness World Records, and inductions onto the Hollywood Walk of Fame and the Grand Ole Opry are among her many achievements.
Some Hearts was awarded the top country album of the 2000s by Billboard, and she was named the top female country artist of the 2000s and 2010s by Billboard.
In 2014, Rolling Stone named her “the female vocalist of her generation in any genre,” Time named her one of the world’s 100 most influential people, and Forbes named her the most successful American Idol winner.
Outside of music, Underwood has dabbled in design and writing, launching the CALIA by Carrie fitness apparel brand in 2015 and the New York Times best-selling fitness and lifestyle book Find Your Path in 2020.
Carrie Underwood Siblings: Meet Shanna Underwood Means And Stephanie U. Shelton
Country singer Carrie Underwood was born alongside two siblings. Carrie has two sisters namely; Shanna Underwood Means and Stephanie U. Shelton. Carrie and her two sisters grew up in the nearby rural town of Checotah.
Shanna was born in 1970 and is the oldest of the Underwood sisters. She is married to Martin Means and has two children with him.