Carrie Underwood to Perform at CMA Music Festival

May 26, 2015

The lineup for next month's CMA Music Festival in Nashville just got an extra helping of superstar. Carrie Underwood announced today that she'll be performing during the nightly concerts at LP Field. The "Something in the Water" singer will take...


Carrie Underwood Sets First Post-Baby TV Performance

May 19, 2015

Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line, Jason Aldean, Keith Urban, Kenny Chesney and Lady Antebellum are among the first set of performers announced for the 2015 CMT Music Awards. All of the artists set to take the stage have multiple nominations,...


Carrie Underwood Leads 2015 CMT Awards Nominations

May 13, 2015

The field of nominees for this year's CMT Music Awards was announced Wednesday morning (May 12th), and Carrie Underwood leads the pack with five nominations in three categories — meaning she'll be up against herself twice. Related: Readers' Poll:...


Watch Carrie Underwood and Randy Travis Duet on 'Idol'

March 19, 2015

When Randy Travis released "I Told You So" from his 1987 album Always & Forever, it quickly became a landmark song for his career. Though the single had humble beginnings — first sung in clubs and recorded under Travis's stage name "Randy Ray"...


Carrie Underwood Welcomes Baby Boy

March 3, 2015

Country superstar Carrie Underwood sent her Instagram followers into a frenzy Tuesday morning with the first published photo of her newborn baby boy. She also revealed the name of the child, who is the first for the singer and her husband, professional...


Watch Carrie Underwood's Feisty Super Bowl Video

January 30, 2015

Two days before the Big Game, the NFL has released Carrie Underwood's "Waiting All Day for a Super Bowl Fight," Super Bowl XLIX's official theme song. Stacked high with synthesizers, power chords and banjo, "Waiting All Day for a Super Bowl Fight"...


Carrie Underwood, Vince Gill Duet at Dickens Memorial

January 9, 2015

*This video has since been removed, per request of the Grand Ole Opry. The life of Little Jimmy Dickens, the small-statured Grand Ole Opry star who died January 2nd, was celebrated yesterday during a memorial service at Dickens' home away from home:...


Flashback: Carrie Underwood Duets With Dolly Parton

March 27, 2015

In December 2009, Carrie Underwood was riding high, with her just-released Play On topping both the country album charts and the Billboard 200, and although it would be another few months before she debuted her acting skills on an episode of How I Met...


Readers' Poll: 10 Best Carrie Underwood Songs

March 10, 2015

Whether she's praising Jesus or slashing tires, Carrie Underwood has an uncanny knack for conveying emotion through intense lyrics and insanely powerful pipes. Since winning the fourth season of American Idol in 2005, the country superstar has sold 65...


Carrie Underwood Fires Powerful Message in 'Guns' Video

January 30, 2015

Mom-to-be Carrie Underwood delivers a strong message about parenting in her brand-new video for "Little Toy Guns," which premiered Friday on her Facebook page. (Watch it below.) "This little girl hears her parents fighting, and it really affects her," the...


Underwood, Paisley Headline Huge Fest at Michigan Speedway

January 22, 2015

The third annual Faster Horses Festival in Brooklyn, Michigan, boasts a who's-who list of country stars. Florida Georgia Line, Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood will headline the three-day event, set for July 17th — 19th on the grounds of the Michigan...


People's Choice Awards Include Upset Music Win

January 8, 2015

It was all about the fans at the 2015 People's Choice Awards Wednesday night, and the fans really, really love Taylor Swift. The country-gone-pop star took home Favorite Female Artist, Favorite Pop Artist and Favorite Song for "Shake It Off." Her former...



Readers Vote on 2014's Best Country Songs

December 23, 2014

Some of you agreed with Rolling Stone Country's picks for the top songs of 2014, while others' colorful language in response to our choices could land them on Santa's naughty list. So, we conducted a social media poll to get your votes on the best country...


10 Best Country Christmas Albums of 2014

December 12, 2014

It's been an especially busy year for country Christmas albums, as everyone from Sara Evans, Darius Rucker and those Duke boys John Schneider and Tom Wopat have released holiday projects. Even Jamey Johnson emerged from self-imposed seclusion with his...


Watch Carrie Underwood Perform With the Edge

December 2, 2014

Carrie Underwood took part in U2's surprise World AIDS Day (RED) performance in New York's Times Square Monday night. The singer was personally invited by the iconic group's lead singer, Bono, to take part in the event and was joined on stage by...


Carrie Underwood to Perform at New Country Awards Show

November 18, 2014

More performances have been added to the upcoming American Country Countdown Awards, a new awards show that honors country artists based on their album sales and radio airplay. When the inaugural ceremony airs live from Nashville's Music City Center on...


Underwood, Shelton Lead New Country Festival

December 18, 2014

Much like Stagecoach following Coachella at the same California venue, the East Coast is getting a huge country music festival that will act as a cousin to an annual rock extravaganza. Organizers of the Firefly Festival in Dover, Delaware — this...


Watch Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban Cover Petty, Nicks

December 11, 2014

When the Love, Pain & the Whole Crazy Carnival Ride tour kicked off in January 2008, it brought together two of the biggest names in country music — Keith Urban and Carrie Underwood — at the height of their careers.  Underwood's...


Carrie Underwood's 'Guns' Are Blazing on Parental Behavior

November 21, 2014

The only song on Carrie Underwood's Greatest Hits: Decade #1 album that fans have not yet heard is "Little Toy Guns," which sounds like it could be the prequel to her 2012 hit, "Blown Away." Though she's keeping it under lock and key until her new compilation's...


Watch Carrie Underwood's 'Water' Logged Video

November 6, 2014

Minutes after performing her Christian-country crossover hit, "Something in the Water," on last night's CMA Awards, Carrie Underwood debuted the song's music video on Twitter. (Watch below.) Directed by Raj Kapoor, the four-minute clip features more than...