Readers' Poll: The 10 Best Carrie Underwood Deep Cuts

August 27, 2015

After Carrie Underwood's surprise announcement last week that her next album, Storyteller will hit stores October 23rd, fans are now anxiously awaiting another big reveal: the likely massive tour in support of the project. Even just five albums into...


See Carrie Underwood's Smoldering 'Smoke Break' Video

August 25, 2015

Carrie Underwood's upcoming fifth studio album is called Storyteller, and the video for its lead single casts her in the role of one — albeit one who walks through the Mojave Desert in slow-mo, looking sizzling hot in fringed boots and denim shorts...


Paul Simon Joins Country Hall of Fame Benefit Show

August 21, 2015

One of the world's greatest living songwriters has been added to the already stellar lineup for New York's All for the Hall concert benefiting the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. Twelve-time Grammy winner Paul Simon will join previously announced...


Preview Carrie Underwood's 'Sunday Night Football' Opening

August 20, 2015

When NBC's Sunday Night Football returns to the air on September 10th, it'll be accompanied by Carrie Underwood's updated version of the show's theme song, "Waiting All Day for Sunday Night." Underwood makes an appearance in the opening video sequence,...


Carrie Underwood Is Country Music's Digital Best-Seller

August 12, 2015

With more than 28 million sales of nearly two dozen Number One singles, Carrie Underwood has become the top-selling country artist in the digital world. She joins bestsellers like Jason Aldean, who was crowned the top-selling male country artist last...


Carrie Underwood to Return for 'Sunday Night Football' Theme

June 24, 2015

Carrie Underwood has once again resumed her role as the face — and voice — of the NFL's Sunday Night Football, filming a brand-new version of the theme song "Waiting All Day for Sunday Night" for the 2015 season with some of the league's top...


Carrie Underwood Dominates CMT Awards

June 10, 2015

With a lucky 13 career wins, Carrie Underwood is now the most honored artist in CMT Music Awards history. The country superstar added three more belt buckle trophies to her tally Wednesday night, taking home Collaborative Video of the Year with Miranda...


Flashback: Carrie Underwood, Jennifer Nettles Sing '9 to 5'

June 4, 2015

In early 1981, thanks in part to the film Urban Cowboy, Billboard's pop singles chart was routinely peppered with huge country crossover hits. In December 1980, another film with a country element to it turned one of its stars, singer-songwriter Dolly...


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,...


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...


Carrie Underwood Makes Surprise Album Announcement

August 20, 2015

Country radio stations all over the world received a big, unexpected surprise today: a new Carrie Underwood song. The uptempo "Smoke Break," penned by the country superstar with longtime collaborators Hillary Lindsey ("Jesus, Take the Wheel," "Two Black...


Carrie Underwood Receives 'Little Toy Guns' Salute

August 17, 2015

Carrie Underwood capped a big week with a "Little Toy Guns" Number One party in Nashville Friday. Prior to addressing the audience herself, she was effusively praised by song publishers, co-writers and industry executives for taking the compelling single...


Carrie Underwood to Headline Hall of Fame Benefit

July 7, 2015

The Big Apple will host two of country's biggest stars and a couple of Hall of Famers this fall, in a fundraising concert that sends the proceeds right back to the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum in Nashville. This year's edition of the annual All...


CMA Music Fest 2015: 25 Must-See Acts

June 10, 2015

What started in 1972 as "Fan Fair" — a 5,000-person event inside Nashville's Municipal Auditorium — has grown into one of the biggest country music festivals in the world. Now called CMA Music Fest and spread out all over downtown Music City,...


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 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"...