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Carrie Underwood trusts her husband

November 6th, 2013 3:20pm EST
Carrie Underwood
Carrie Underwood trusts her husband completely.
The 30-year-old country singer, who has been married to Canadian ice-hockey star Mike Fisher for more than three years, insists she doesn't worry about him going out partying without her.
The 'Blown Away' hitmaker, who is set to host the Country Music Awards with Brad Paisley in Nashville, Tennessee, tonight (11.06.13), told the December issue of Redbook magazine: "If he goes to a bar with his friends, a tabloid is going to report about it. Same goes for me. Trust is what it is. Either you trust someone or you don't. And I've never trusted any...

This Week's Best Dressed Stars: Natalie Portman, Reese Witherspoon, Sandra Bullock, More

October 26th, 2013 7:43am EDT
Natalie Portman
Although scrutinizing the worst dressed stars is ultimately more fun, recognizing the stylish celebs of the week is also entertaining.

On Wednesday, Natalie Portman attended two premieres of her upcoming film "Thor: The Dark World." As usual, she showed off her fabulous sense of style at both the London and Los Angeles events.

At the California premiere (above), she looked lovely in a sheer, floral black dress with strappy gold sandals. She wore her hair straight, showing off her new ombre locks.

Portman attended the premiere with her husband, Benjamin Millepied. The couple plans on movi...

Carrie Underwood relocates to New York in preparation for Sound of Music production

October 23rd, 2013 8:30pm EDT
Carrie Underwood
Country star Carrie Underwood has set up home in New York three weeks before she is due to begin rehearsals for a live TV broadcast of The Sound Of Music, so she can perfect her role as Maria.

The Before He Cheats hitmaker will lead the cast in the ambitious new project, which is due to air in America on 5 December (13), and the singer admits she was so nervous about stepping into a part made famous by Julie Andrews, she decided to get a little extra practice in.

She tells the Associated Press, "This is a live show on TV. So this is definitely a challenge for all of us... I wanted to be h...

Carrie Underwood's cooking sets off fire alarm

October 20th, 2013 8:30pm EDT
Carrie Underwood
Country singer Carrie Underwood has been forced to apologise to her neighbours after setting off a fire alarm while cooking.

The Before He Cheats hitmaker caused chaos in her kitchen as she attempted to make a meal for her sports star husband Mike Fisher on Saturday (19Oct13).

The singer took to her blog to apologise to her neighbours for the noisy disturbance, writing, "I set off the fire alarm in my apartment trying to make dinner... Oops! Sorry neighbors."

Underwood revealed last year (12) that she was working on improving her cooking skills, saying, "I mean I try... I wan...

Carrie Underwood suffers kitchen nightmare

October 20th, 2013 12:20pm EDT
Carrie Underwood
Carrie Underwood apologized to her neighbors after setting off her fire alarm.
The 30-year-old country singer, who is married to Canadian ice-hockey star Mike Fisher, revealed her kitchen filled with smoke and set off the device while she was trying to cook a romantic dinner on Saturday night (10.19.13).
Following the incident, the 'Blown Away' hitmaker tweeted: "I set off the fire alarm in my apartment trying to make dinner. Oops! Sorry neighbors... #TopChef #Kitchen#Nightmares."
Carrie, who refers to herself as a practical vegan because she is less strict with her diet when she eats out, ...

Carrie Underwood's Beatles' tribute most tweeted about moment of the Emmys

September 23rd, 2013 8:40pm EDT
Carrie Underwood
Singer Carrie Underwood's 2013 Primetime Emmy Award performance was the most-tweeted about moment of the ceremony.

The hitmaker performed Yesterday during Sunday's (22Sep13) telecast to commemorate the 50th anniversary of The Beatles' first appearance on U.S. TV show The Ed Sullivan Show - and the death of President John F. Kennedy.

The tribute generated 17,090 tweets per minute, according to the Los Angeles Times.

The singer performed the beloved song after she received a letter from Sir Paul McCartney giving her permission to cover the track.

On Sunday (22Sep13), she wrote on Twitt...

Carrie Underwood Sprains Foot

September 7th, 2013 5:15pm EDT
Carrie Underwood
Carrie Underwood sprained her foot after falling on stage Thursday night.

The country singer was performing to a sold out crowd in Corpus Christi, Texas, when she suffered a serious tumble and had to be taken to hospital for treatment.

The 30-year-old star's top, which featured a long, flowing train, got trapped under one of her five-inch heels, causing her to land on her posterior mid-song as she serenaded the crowd with a track called 'Undo It'.

While Carrie was unable to undo her own faux pas, ever the professional, she carried on singing and finished the live show despite being in a ...

Carrie Underwood's husband bitten by chipmunk

September 2nd, 2013 3:10am EDT
Carrie Underwood
Singer Carrie Underwood's hockey player husband Mike Fisher was left with two red bite marks on his hand after he was bitten by a chipmunk.

Animal lover Underwood begged her husband to rescue the critter when it managed to sneak into their home, and she filmed him as he cornered the chipmunk in the bathroom.

In a Vine video posted on Saturday (31Aug13), Underwood explains to viewers that "a squirrel got into our house" - before being corrected by Fisher. She is also heard pleading, "Don't hurt it!"

But it was the Nashville Predators player who ended up getting hurt after the chipmunk san...

Stephen Moyer To Star Opposite Carrie Underwood In NBC's 'The Sound Of Music'

August 25th, 2013 4:03pm EDT
Stephen Moyer
True Blood star Stephen Moyer is set to play Captain George von Trapp in NBC's forthcoming production of The Sound Of Music.

Moyer will play opposite Carrie Underwood, who stars in the lead role of Maria von Trapp, the part made famous by Julie Andrews in the five-time Oscar-winning 1965 film.

The production will be based on the original Tony Award-winning 1959 Broadway play, according to The Hollywood Reporter, and will air live December 5 to kick off the holiday season.

Moyer is no stranger to the theater, he recently played lawyer Billy Flynn during a three-night run of musical Chicag...

Carrie Underwood launching her own nail polish line

August 12th, 2013 8:40pm EDT
Carrie Underwood
Country star Carrie Underwood is following in the footsteps of Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber by launching her own nail polish collection with beauty giant OPI.

The singer has teamed up with bosses at the firm to create the new line, which features 14 colours for OPI's Nicole by OPI brand, with each shade showcasing different facets of her personality.

She has also scored a company first by having a signature shade named after her - the gold-textured lacquer in her line has been called Carrie'd Away.

Underwood's exclusive collection will be available in U.S. retailers in January, 2014.

Stars celebrate Lady Antebellum singer's baby news

July 23rd, 2013 8:40pm EDT
Lady Antebellum
Country stars Carrie Underwood and Kix Brooks have offered well wishes to Lady Antebellum star Hillary Scott, who became a first-time mum on Monday (22Jul13).

Just hours before news of the royal baby's birth made headlines around the world, the Need You Now singer welcomed little Eisele Kaye Tyrrell to the world in Nashville, Tennessee.

And several stars have taken to to congratulate Scott and her husband, Lady Antebellum drummer Chris Tyrrell.

Her bandmates Charles Kelley and Dave Haywood posted a message on the group's account, writing, "Congratulations to @Hill...

Carrie Underwood joins fellow Oklahoman Toby Keith's tornado relief benefit

June 26th, 2013 3:10am EDT
Carrie Underwood
Oklahoma native Carrie Underwood has signed on for Toby Keith's upcoming tornado relief concert on 6 July (13).

All 80,000 tickets for the benefit in Norman, Oklahoma sold out in less than three hours on Friday (21Jun13), and now those lucky enough to grab a seat will be treated to a set from the former American Idol star, who dedicated her song See You Again to the victims of the May (13) storms in her home state at the 2013 CMT Music Awards on 5 June (13).

Her performance will be aired via satellite from the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville, Tennessee during the show, which will also f...

Celebrities Watched In Awe As Daredevil Nik Wallenda Crossed Arizona Gorge On A Tightrope

June 24th, 2013 7:31pm EDT
Nik Wallenda
Model Brooklyn Decker was among the many stars left on the edge of their seats when daredevil Nik Wallenda traversed an Arizona gorge on a tightrope with no safety net on Sunday.

The stuntman's feat aired live on the Discovery Channel, and while Wallenda performed his stunt on a cable over the Little Colorado Gorge, near the Grand Canyon, 13 million viewers were left holding their breath.

"My stomach is inside my throat right now," Decker tweeted. "WHY IS HE WEARING JEANS. WHY did his wife let him do this. Wow. Wow wow. Amazed/terrified #skywire."

Wallenda traversed the 1/4 mile gorge on...

Mick Fleetwood wants to perform with Rolling Stones

June 14th, 2013 5:16pm EDT
Mick Fleetwood
Fleetwood Mac star Mick Fleetwood has appealed to The Rolling Stones to give him a guest slot on their 50 & Counting tour.

The veteran musicians are currently taking North America by storm with their comeback shows, and they have been treating fans to regular guest appearances from stars including Dave Grohl, Taylor Swift, Carrie Underwood, Katy Perry, John Fogerty and Gwen Stefani.

Fleetwood has now stepped forward and appealed to the band to give him a shot, telling Australia's Herald Sun, "I would cut off my right arm to play with the Rolling Stones.''

The rocker's chances to play wit...

CMT Music Awards: Winners, Fashion & A Tribute To Oklahoma Tornado Victims

June 6th, 2013 9:06am EDT
Carrie Underwood
On Wednesday night, Oklahoma natives Carrie Underwood, Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert made their state proud by winning some of the evening's top awards at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn.

Jason Aldean and actress Kristen Bell co-hosted the show, which featured performances by Taylor Swift, Hunter Hayes, Lady Antebellum, Darius Rucker and Keith Urban.

Underwood (pictured above) won the coveted "Video Of The Year" prize, beating Brad Paisley, Tim McGraw and Swift. She sang "See You Again" with a church choir and dedicated the song to the victims of last month's tornadoes in Okl...

Good night for Oklahoma stars at CMT Music Awards

June 6th, 2013 3:10am EDT
Carrie Underwood
Country stars Carrie Underwood, Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert made Oklahoma proud at the 2013 CMT Music Awards on Wednesday (05Jun13) after winning the night's top trophies.

The state was ravaged by a series of deadly tornadoes last month (May13) but fans were given some respite in the wake of the tragedy when homegrown star Underwood scooped the biggest prize of the night, Video Of The Year, for Blown Away, seeing off competition from heavyweights including Brad Paisley, Tim McGraw, and Taylor Swift.

Just moments before accepting the coveted trophy, the former American Idol winner sa...

Carrie Underwood struggled to keep up with Oklahoma storm drama

June 5th, 2013 8:40pm EDT
Carrie Underwood
Carrie Underwood had to keep up with news of the storms that ravaged parts of her home state Oklahoma last month (May13) on and from her mum because she couldn't access TV reports.

The country singer, who will dedicate her performance at the CMT Awards on Wednesday night (05Jun13) to the victims of the tornadoes, reveals she was stranded in northern Canada when news of the storm originally came out.

She tells U.S. news show Entertainment Tonight, "We didn't have satellite, so I'm reading my Twitter trying to figure out what the heck is happening, talking to my mum.

"It was cr...

Carrie Underwood to pay tribute to Oklahomans at CMT Music Awards

June 5th, 2013 3:10am EDT
Carrie Underwood
Carrie Underwood is dedicating her performance at the CMT Music Awards on Wednesday (05Jun13) to the victims of the tornadoes which ripped through her native Oklahoma last month (May13).

The singer, who was raised in Checotah, Oklahoma, will be joined by a 24-member church choir as she performs See You Again in memory of those affected by the twisters that devastated large parts of the state and killed dozens of locals.

A giant screen onstage behind Underwood will show viewers how they can make donations to the Red Cross' relief efforts.

After a rehearsal on Monday (03Jun13), Underwood t...

Carrie Underwood's parents refusing new home

June 4th, 2013 2:40pm EDT
Carrie Underwood
Carrie Underwood's parents refuse to let their daughter spoil them with her millions and have repeatedly turned down her offer to buy them a new house.

The Jesus Takes The Wheel singer, who shot to fame after winning American Idol in 2005, admits her mum Carole and father Steve prefer to live the simple life and are quite content staying in the modest Checotah, Oklahoma home where she was raised.

And her dad even scolded her one Christmas when Underwood - who is reportedly worth an estimated $45 million  - offered them a $400 generator as a gift.

She tells Marie Claire magazine, "My pare...

Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert, Usher, And Others Raise Millions With Healing in the Heartland: Relief Benefit Concert

May 30th, 2013 2:07pm EDT
Blake Shelton Healing the Heartland
Several music stars gathered at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City to raise millions in charity for those affected by the devastating tornadoes in the state.

Blake Shelton organized the Healing in the Heartland event to air on NBC, where he also appears on The Voice. He started the show with a rendition of "God Gave Me You," and then gave the stage to Darius Rucker, Rascal Flatts, Luke Bryan and OneRepublic's Ryan Tedder for musical performances.

Shelton’s wife Miranda Lambert focused on the displaced animals affected by the storms. She held back tears as she sang The House Th...

Carrie Underwood Joins The Rolling Stones On Stage In Toronto

May 27th, 2013 3:05pm EDT
Carrie & Keith
Country singer Carrie Underwood joined the The Rolling Stones on stage in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Saturday night for a rendition of the band's classic song "It's Only Rock 'N' Roll (But I Like It)."

The sexy singer showed up wearing skin-tight leather pants and stilletto heels to join Mick Jagger, Keith Richards & co. and rock out.

The appearance was very special for Carrie -- eight years ago to the date she won the third season of American Idol.

"8 years ago today, I won American Idol and tonight, I sang with the Rolling Stones! Wow, so much has happened!" she tweeted after.

The offi...

Carrie Underwood performs with The Rolling Stones

May 27th, 2013 3:10am EDT
The Rolling Stones
Carrie Underwood injected a little country into The Rolling Stones' show in Toronto, Canada on Saturday night (25May13) by joining them onstage.

The Before He Cheats hitmaker teamed up with the British legends to perform It's Only Rock 'N' Roll (But I Like It) and the singer reveals her appearance at the concert came on a special day.

In a post on her page, she writes, "8 years ago today, I won American Idol and tonight, I sang with the Rolling Stones! Wow, so much has happened!"

Underwood joins a lengthy list of stars who have joined the rockers on their 50 & Counting annive...

Carrie Underwood donates $1 million to tornado relief effort

May 24th, 2013 3:10am EDT
Carrie Underwood
Country star Carrie Underwood is helping residents in her tornado-devastated home state of Oklahoma with a $1 million (£645,000) donation.

The singer, who grew up in Muskogee, was left distraught after twisters swept through the region around Oklahoma City on Monday (20May13), leaving 24 people dead, including nine children.

Now she is aiding the relief effort in a big way by handing over a cheque to the Red Cross.

A statement from Underwood reads, "I have watched the devastation in my home state of Oklahoma over the past several days with great sadness. With the help of my fans who atte...

Rihanna And Other Stars Send Out Prayers And Condolences To Oklahoma Tornado Victims

May 21st, 2013 6:07pm EDT
Rihanna, Slash, and many other stars have reached out to offer their prayers to the people of Oklahoma following a devastating series of tornadoes.

Powerful tornadoes landed in Oklahoma City Monday, destroying several buildings. Currently, the death toll is over 90 people, with dozens being school children. The children were at Plaza Towers Elementary School when the storms ripped through the building.

Rihanna took to and posted the simple message, "Praying for Oklahoma." Slash wrote, "Horrible what the people in Oklahoma just went thru. The devastation they're facing now. & t...

Carrie Underwood pranks Hunter Hayes on last night of joint tour

May 20th, 2013 8:40pm EDT
Carrie Underwood
Country star Carrie Underwood couldn't resist playing a prank on Hunter Hayes on the last night of their joint tour on Saturday (18May13) by arranging for a screaming goat to accompany his performance.

The Somebody's Heartbreak hitmaker joined Underwood on the road earlier this year (13) as the opening act of her Blown Away Tour, and while playing his final gig in Alberta, Canada, the American Idol star got the best of her new pal by calling on engineers to project video footage of an angry goat on a large screen to the right of the stage.

The clip appeared several times throughout the sh...

Carrie Underwood: 'I Will Be Rich, Famous, And Married To A Hot Guy'

May 15th, 2013 11:52am EDT
Carrie Underwood
Carrie Underwood predicted her own future when she was in high school.

The 30-year-old country singer, who's featured on the June cover of Marie Claire magazine, revealed that when she wrote in her high school yearbook over a decade ago she knew exactly where she would be now.

"You were supposed to say what you would be doing in 10 years, and I said, 'I will be rich, famous, and married to a hot guy.' I guess I should have added a few more things," she tells Marie Claire.

The singer opened up in her interview with the magazine, candidly speaking on her personality and how it led to a bat...

Carrie Underwood Named Faith Hill's Successor On NBC's Sunday Night Football

May 8th, 2013 12:01pm EDT
Carrie Underwood
NBC announced on Tuesday that they've got another gorgeous blonde country singer to rock the network's Sunday Night Football theme song each week: Carrie Underwood.

The "Before He Cheats" singer will replace Faith Hill, who sang the network's "Waiting All Day for Sunday Night" football theme song for the last six years. Hill announced she was giving up the job last month, saying that "it's time 2 let someone else rock the open."

The song, which is a re-worked version of Joan Jett's "I Hate Myself For Loving You," was adapted weekly to reflect the night's NFL football game matchup.


Fascinating fact: Carrie Underwood to replace Faith Hill on Sunday Night Football

May 7th, 2013 9:18pm EDT
Carrie Underwood has replaced Faith Hill as the voice of top-rated U.S. sports show Sunday Night Football. The Jesus Take the Wheel singer will perform the programme's theme song, Waiting All Day for Sunday Night, for the weekly broadcast later this year (13).

Academy of Country Music Awards Fashion: Carrie Underwood, Jewel, Taylor Swift & More!

April 8th, 2013 8:52am EDT
Academy of Country Music Awards Fashion
Country's brightest and hottest stars attended the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Sunday night.

Several music stars ushered in spring with a variety of colorful gowns, including Carrie Underwood, who opted for a pink and red rose-patterened strapless dress.

Jewel turned heads in a pale pink sequined number, while Taylor Swift opted for a heavily beaded metallic gown.

Sheryl Crow made a departure from the norm in a blue jumpsuit, while Shania Twain, Faith Hill and Miranda Lambert wore black.

See the entire list of winners here, and check out more pho...

Carrie Underwood Shares The Secrets To Keeping Her Long Distance Marriage Hot

April 7th, 2013 8:07am EDT
Carrie Underwood People
Carrie Underwood opens up in this week's issue of PEOPLE about making her long-distance marriage to NHL pro Mike Fisher work – and her dreams for a family. The country superstar is a little amazed when she looks back on her journey from Checotah, Oklahoma farm girl to six-time Grammy winner in just eight years. "So much has happened in my life; it's mind-boggling," she tells PEOPLE. "It's been crazy and fun, and there's nothing about it that I regret. And I met the man I married."

As her third wedding anniversary approaches in July, Underwood has learned plenty about the challenges of main...

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