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...


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...


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...


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"...


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:...



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...