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Carrie Underwood Raises $350,000 For Her Oklahoma Hometown

January 7th, 2012 12:30pm EST
Carrie Underwood
Carrie Underwood gave back to her Oklahoma hometown over the holidays by raising $350,000 for educational improvements through her new charity.

The country star recently launched the Checotah Animal, Town, and School (C.A.T.S.) Foundation in a bid to honor her roots and now students and school teachers are singing her praises after receiving a large donation from the group over the holiday season.

Each of the four schools in the district will have access to the funds, and planning bosses hope to build better computer labs, buy new playground equipment, and purchase band uniforms and instr...
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Top Celebrity Fashion Fails Of 2011

December 23rd, 2011 8:00am EST
Top Celebrity Fashion Fails Of 2011
Failure is such a harsh word isn't it? To tell someone that something they've created is a "fail" is just wrong… but let's face it, we all love to hate a little bit.

To those opposed to pointing out the bad in life there's a place for you, we ran our fashion hits of 2011 yesterday. To the rest of you H8ers, here's a little pictorial look back at some fashion disasters of 2011. Enjoy!

Keri Hilson at the "Late Show with David Letterman last January

Amanda Michalka at the 2011 People's Choice Awards

Helen Mirren normally dresses a little better than this.

Blake Lively appear...
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37 Hottest Female Stars Of 2011

December 19th, 2011 8:00am EST
The Hottest Female Stars Of 2011
Let's give it to the ladies of 2011 for making their mark in music and hollywood. Women dominated music this year (Adele, Katy Perry, Beyonce, Rihanna and Nicki Minaj), while they didn't do half bad on the big screen either (Emma Stone in "The Help," Emma Watson in "Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows" and Kristen Stewart in "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn).

Television also had its share of hot female stars, including Jennifer Lopez, Sarah Michelle Gellar and Paula Abdul.

Noticeably absent this year are the Kardashian clan, specifically Kim, who fell from grace after announcing her div...
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American Country Awards Fashion: Carrie Underwood, Jordin Sparks & More!

December 6th, 2011 8:29am EST
Carrie Underwood
The second annual American Country Awards took place in Las Vegas last night. Carrie Underwood, who took home three awards, looked cute as a button in a strapless white dress and purple cuffed pumps.

Kristin Chenoweth made fans green with envy in a cleavage revealing gown, while Jordin Sparks looked sophisticated in an off-the-shoulder white dress.

The boys from The Band Perry channeled the '70s with butterfly collared shirts, and Jason Aldean tore up the red carpet in ripped jeans.

Check out all the fashion in the following pages!

Jordin Sparks

Kristin Chenoweth

Lauren Alai...
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Jason Aldean Dominates Second American Country Awards

December 6th, 2011 8:16am EST
Jason Aldean
Singer Jason Aldean has dominated the second ever American Country Awards, taking home six out of eight trophies on Monday night.

The star won all but two of the prizes he was nominated for, including the prestigious Album of the Year and Artist of the Year titles. He also shared the collaborative Single and Music Video of the Year prizes with Kelly Clarkson for their duet Don't You Wanna Stay.

After taking to the stage for a second time, he told the audience, "This is getting a little ridiculous now. I don't know what else to say. It's been a crazy year."

Country sweetheart Carrie Un...
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Carrie Underwood Is The Most Beautiful Woman In Country Music

December 3rd, 2011 1:00pm EST
Carrie Underwood
Carrie Underwood has been named "Country Music's Most Beautiful Woman of 2011" following a reader's vote in Country Weekly magazine. She beat other sexy singers, including Shania Twain and Taylor Swift.

Not only is Carrie gorgeous, she's also charitable. In October she returned to her hometown of Checotah, Oklahoma, to help build a school playground. She set up the Checotah Animal, Town, and School Foundation in 2009 to help the local community.

Carrie was the first country singer to win "American Idol" in 2005.
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Watch: Brad Paisley And Carrie Underwood Sing Ode To Kim Kardashian's Short Wedding

November 10th, 2011 5:00pm EST
Carrie Underwood, Brad Paisley, and Eric Stonestreet
Even the Country Music Awards could not keep themselves from making fun of Kim Kardashian and her short wedding. Hosts Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood invited Modern Family star Eric Stonestreet on stage to sign a song about what's really bothering the country.

The song was done in the tune of Randy Travis' hit, Forever and Ever, Amen. "I’m going to love you forever — for 72 days, amen," the trio sang, before taking some pot shots at Justin Bieber and Taylor Swift - and Swift was in the crowd!

- Check out hot fashion from the CMTs!

You can watch the entire opening skit below, but the s...
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Miranda Lambert And Blake Shelton Lead 2011 CMA Awards

November 10th, 2011 8:13am EST
Miranda Lambert
Newlyweds Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton were the toast of the Country Music Association Awards in Nashville, Tennessee on Wednesday night after picking up the two top vocalist prizes.

Lambert, who married Shelton in May, was crowned Female Vocalist of the Year, while her new husband picked up the male equivalent at the star-studded Bridgestone Arena ceremony. Joking with Shelton, who opened the show by performing the Footloose movie theme with Kenny Loggins, as she picked up her prize, Lambert teased, "It's gonna be a good night, baby!"

Taylor Swift missed out on several top prizes, ...
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Carrie Underwood Returns To Her Hometown To Help Build Playground

October 17th, 2011 8:29am EDT
Carrie Underwood
Singer Carrie Underwood returned to her home city of Checotah, Oklahoma on Friday to help build a school playground.

The country music star joined more than 200 volunteers, including her mother Carole, at Marshall Elementary School for the project by her Checotah Animal, Town, and School Foundation, which she set up in 2009 to help the local community.

Underwood showed off her creative side by painting a mural at the school, as well as planting vegetation and helping with the playground assembly.

She says, "We had the most amazing day putting together something truly special for the k...
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The Zac Brown Band & Jason Aldean Lead American Country Awards Nominations

October 13th, 2011 4:00pm EDT
Zac Brown Band and Jason Aldean
Singer Jason Aldean and the Zac Brown Band are set to dominate the second annual American Country Awards after scoring eight nominations apiece.

Both acts will battle it out for the Artist of the Year and Album of the Year honors at the Las Vegas ceremony in December.

Taylor Swift is also tipped for the Artist Of The Year prize, as are Kenny Chesney and Lady Antebellum.

Duo Thompson Square will be an act to beat after scoring seven nominations, while country sweetheart Swift is tipped in six categories, including Artist of the Year: Female. She'll go head-to-head with Sara Evans, Alison ...
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Carrie Underwood Wants To Adopt 'Years, If Not Decades, From Now'

September 27th, 2011 8:53am EDT
Carrie Underwood
Singer Carrie Underwood and her husband Mike Fisher are considering adopting a child - but it will be years before they take the plunge as parents.

The country music star and the ice hockey ace have been married for just over a year, and singer Underwood admits they've started talking about family life.

She tells HollyScoop.com, "I would love to adopt someday. I've told Mike this. I would love for us to be able to have a couple of kids and them grow up a little bit and we all as a family decide that's what is best for us.

"I would love to be able to adopt, not right now. I'm talking year...
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Carrie Underwood Talks New Album & Shows Off Her New Hairdo At Inaugural iHeartRadio Festival (Pics & Video)

September 25th, 2011 10:24am EDT
Carrie Underwood
Carrie Underwood showed off her new hairdo Friday night at the inaugural iHeartRadio Music Festival at the MGM Grand Garden Arena at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.

The star, looking sexy as usual, sported a pair of black sequined short-shorts with a silver & black top and a pair of peep-toe boots to complete the look.

Carrie performed a number of her hits during her set at the festival; which also saw performances from Coldplay, Bruno Mars, Jane's Addiction, Alicia Keys and fellow American Idol winner Kelly Clarkson.

The event was hosted by Idol's very own Ryan Seacrest.

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Toby Keith Is The Highest-Earning Country Music Star

September 21st, 2011 11:26am EDT
Toby Keith
Toby Keith has been crowned country music's highest earning star by Forbes magazine.

The musician took the top spot in the publication's list of the highest-earning stars in country music by earning an estimated $50 million between May 2010 and May 2011.

Keith's massive earnings are said to have come from his lucrative tour, sponsorship deals and his popular restaurant chain, putting him ahead of singer/songwriter Taylor Swift who came in at number two with estimated earnings of $45 million and Brad Paisley at three ($40 million).

The other artists in the top five are Tim McGraw ($35 ...
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Brittany's 'The Voice' Blog: My Day At Season 2 Auditions

September 6th, 2011 10:00am EDT
The Voice
Here's the latest on and around NBC's The Voice: auditions for Season 2 wrapped last week in Los Angeles, and yours truly was there. Here's my audition-day dish.

It's been hard for me to talk about Season 2 auditions, because I haven't been at any of them (although Nakia did give some insight on the Houston round in a previous blog). That changed on August 30, when they arrived at the Los Angeles Forum. Now, I should note that this blog is going to be from the first person and not a news report...because I wasn't there to cover the auditions. I was there to audition.

I can tell you what...
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Chace Crawford Is Single Because He Works Too Much

August 8th, 2011 3:36pm EDT
Chace Crawford
Chace Crawford is struggling to find a girlfriend because his "Gossip Girl" schedule keeps him so busy.

The 26 year old has previously dated country singer Carrie Underwood, but he admits his love life is not a priority while he shoots the next season of the hit show.

He tells Britain's Fabulous magazine, "Yes, I am (single). It can be tough to meet new people when you're working all the time. I have met some great girls, but I'm quite good at keeping it under the radar."

But there is one consolation for lonely Crawford: "There is a cute wardrobe girl. I tell her she's cute all the time....
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Carrie Underwood Shows Off Her Lean Legs In A Super Short Dress

May 26th, 2011 11:00am EDT
Carrie Underwood
Carrie Underwood attended Fox's "American Idol" finale results show last night in a short, sexy geometric dress by Lorena Sarbu. The blonde beauty certainly knows how to look good on the red carpet.

Carrie was the first country singer to win "Idol." She has been wildy successful ever since appearing on the 2005 season.

Meanwhile, this season's winner, Scotty McCreery, is also a country crooner. Do you think he can match Carrie's fame and fortune?

Click for more great Carrie Underwood pictures:

Check out more "American Idol" news here:

• 'American Idol' Finale Mega-Diary: The B...
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'American Idol' Finale Mega-Diary: The Blow-by-Blow Of Scotty McCreery's Big Win

May 26th, 2011 9:50am EDT
Scotty McCreery learns that he is the next American Idol
Last year, I wondered if, in the midst of Simon’s departure and one of the show’s worst seasons both from a quality and ratings standpoint, if the finale of this show was going to be worth the mega-diary treatment next year.

Well, it turns out it is, as ‘Idol’ came back better than anyone could have realistically expected. I couldn’t be happier, and here’s the mega-diary to prove it!

8:04 – 4 Minutes in and we still haven’t finished the introductions. But at least we got a Lori Loughlin sighting!

8:04 – Really? Scotty fans packed the RBC Center to do…nothing? They can’t even do that for ...
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'Idol' Finalist Lauren Alaina 'Sprained' Her Vocal Cords

May 25th, 2011 11:13am EDT
Lauren Alaina
A top doctor was called to the set of American Idol on Tuesday to save wannabe star Lauren Alaina's voice for the penultimate episode of the TV talent show.

The pressure got the better of the young singer as she rehearsed for her big night - and it cost her voice. Worried producers considered replacing Alaina with Haley Reinhart, who was voted off the show last week, as doctors attempted to make sure the country singer would be OK for the live performance show.

During the program she had to belt out a personal favorite, a tune chosen for her by former Idol winner Carrie Underwood and a ...
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'American Idol' Recap: Was This The Most Boring Finale Ever?

May 25th, 2011 9:35am EDT
Lauren Alaina and Scotty McCreery
The most boring finalists ever. That seemed to be the conventional wisdom going into the evening. That, despite a strong start, this season of ‘Idol’ was destined to fall into oblivion with two dull finalists that wouldn’t be able to deliver the finale this Renaissance season deserved.

Yes, that might be true. It may have been more interesting to see James square off against Pia or Jacob take on Haley, but that doesn’t necessarily mean this is the most boring collection of contestants ever, does it?

Here’s a ranking of finale pairings from least boring to most boring:

9 (Least Boring): S...
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Jason Aldean Leads 2011 CMT Music Awards With Four Nominations

April 27th, 2011 2:28pm EDT
Jason Aldean
Justin Bieber's foray into country music has paid off - his collaboration with Rascal Flatts has earned him a top nomination at the 2011 CMT Music Awards.

The stars' duet, That Should Be Me, will compete for Collaborative Video of the Year - going up against multiple nominee Jason Aldean and Kelly Clarkson's track, Don't You Wanna Stay.

Aldean leads all nominations with four mentions - three for his hit song My Kinda Party, which will battle for Video of the Year, Male Video of the Year and Best Web Video of the Year.

Keith Urban (Without You) and Blake Shelton (Who Are You When I'm N...
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Carrie Underwood Performs For Husband's Hockey Team

April 24th, 2011 9:30am EDT
Carrie Underwood
Carrie Underwood thrilled her new husband and his Nashville Predators teammates on Wednesday night when she performed during their Stanley Cup playoff ice hockey clash with the Anaheim Ducks.

The singer took to the ice with Vince Gill for a rendition of "Cowboy Casanova," but the appearance didn't bring the home team much luck - they lost 6-3 to the Ducks, who tied up the series 2-2.

Underwood's husband Mike Fisher was recently traded to her local team from the Ottawa Senators.

Nashville bounced back Friday night, beating the Ducks 4-3 in overtime to give them a 3-2 series edge. The Pred...
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Q&A: 'Soul Surfer's' Ross Thomas Talks Great Cast & Bethany Hamilton's Enthusiastic Passion For Life

April 8th, 2011 10:05am EDT
Ross Thomas
With a real life passion for waves and a prior role on The-N's popular TV series "Beyond the Break", actor Ross Thomas returns, once again, to his love of surfing for the movie "Soul Surfer" which hits the silver screen nationwide today. Based on the incredible true story of Bethany Hamilton, "Soul Surfer" chronicles Bethany's inspiring path after the loss of her arm in an unexpected shark attack.

Staring alongside Helen Hunt, Dennis Quaid, and Carrie Underwood, Starpulse caught up with Thomas to see what it was really like to play Bethany's older brother "Noah" in the film.

Can you tel...
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Fashion At The 2011 Academy Of Country Music Awards

April 4th, 2011 8:41am EDT
Academy of Country Music Awards
Miranda Lambert dominated last night's Academy of Country Music Awards after taking home four trophies (check out all the winners here), but did she dominate the red carpet?

Carrie Underwood looked resplendent in a grape-colored gown with sequin embellishment, while Taylor Swift opted for a more subtle look in a yellow dress.

Miranda Lambert looked like Aphrodite in a white, Goddess-like gown and later changed into a short strapless hot pink frock.

Julianne Hough dazzled in a sleeveless peach dress with a turqouise and gold bracelet.

Check them out in the photos below, and tell us who y...
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Miranda Lambert Dominates At Academy Of Country Music Awards

April 4th, 2011 8:26am EDT
Miranda Lambert
The 2011 Academy of Country Music Awards belonged to Miranda Lambert after she scooped four trophies at the ceremony in Las Vegas on Sunday.

The country star was crowned Female Vocalist of The Year, while her track The House That Built Me received honors for Song of The Year, Single Record of The Year and Video of The Year.

Brad Paisley took home the Male Vocalist of The Year trophy and trio Lady Antebellum accepted awards for Top Vocal Group and Album of The Year for Need You Know.

Picking up their prize, Lady Antebellum's Charles Kelley joked, "Thank you, Miranda Lambert, for winnin...
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Watch The Red Carpet Show From The Academy Of Country Music Awards (Live Stream)

April 3rd, 2011 6:05pm EDT
Reba McEntire and Blake Shelton
Reba McEntire and Blake Shelton are all set to host tonight's 46th annual Academy of Country Music Awards, broadcast live from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas at 8pm; but you can watch the stars arrive on the red carpet prior to the show right here.

Join host Stuart Brazell live from the red carpet beginning at 6:15pm (ET), and get the lowdown on tonight's big show. While you're waiting for the live stream to begin, check out Stuart's sneak-peek behind the scenes at the awards video below. She'll show you where the big stars will be sitting, give a tour of Reba's dressing room and more!

This y...
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Celebrity Fashion Fails Of The Week: Carrie Underwood, Snooki & More

April 2nd, 2011 3:00pm EDT
Carrie Underwood
"Mad Men's" Christina Hendricks should be more careful about overexposure in this week's fashion fails.

Is the Glad garbage bag company looking to start a clothing line? Just look at Mischa Barton's fashion fail.

Snooki showed up to a WWE press conference looking like an 80s disco queen. But for once, her tan wasn't her biggest problem.

And finally, does Carrie Underwood sell seashells on the red carpet? What is that attached to her hip?

Check out all the bad fashion in the video below!
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Style Stars Of The Week: Jennifer Hudson, Kate Winslet, And Carrie Underwood

March 23rd, 2011 1:41pm EDT
Kate Winslet
It's finally spring, which means stars can put those heavy coats back in the closet and start showing themselves off again! For the first Style Stars of spring, we have a trio of lovely ladies doing just that.

Jennifer Hudson finally gave us a look at her slim figure during her release party for her new album, I Remember Me. We certainly don't remember Jennifer looking like that! Way to go! You can see more photos of Jennifer in this outfit here.

Kate Winslet donned a daring black dress with a polka-dot cut-out going all the way down her side for the premiere of her HBO miniseries Mild...
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Stars Line Up For Concert Honoring George W. Bush

March 11th, 2011 2:30pm EST
George W Bush
Stars including Sheryl Crow, Cee Lo Green and Kid Rock have signed up to perform at an upcoming concert to honor former President George H. W. Bush.

The former leader will be feted for his humanitarian work promoting volunteer schemes at a gala in Washington, D.C. on March 21.

The event will feature an all-star concert, with performances from other artists including Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood.

The show will be taped to air in on March 28.
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Canadian Radio Station Blames Carrie Underwood for Hockey Star Husband's Trade

February 21st, 2011 11:05pm EST
Carrie Underwood
Carrie Underwood's ice hockey star husband Mike Fisher has hit out at radio station bosses in Canada after they blamed the country singer for prompting his move from Ottawa to Tennessee and banned her music from their airwaves.

The sportsman was traded by the Ottawa Senators to the Nashville Predators earlier this month, but the exchange did not sit well with DJs at one local broadcaster in Fisher's native Canada, who called his move "a betrayal to our community."

Station executives went as far as to claim they would ban Underwood's music from their playlist because they were convinced th...
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Carrie Underwood's Music No Longer Welcomed in Ottawa

February 11th, 2011 5:00pm EST
Underwood,_Carrie
Carrie Underwood has been banned from radio in Ottawa following the trade of Mike Fisher, her husband, to the Nashville Predators. Yahoo.com as well as multiple other sources has reported that due to the trade that Canada’s capital city major radio stations have made their stance and will no longer feature the former American Idol winner.The couple has become a hot-button in the city since the veteran Fisher was seen as being the target of his wife more than the Nashville Predators.

Furthermore, to make matters worst she is now being referred to as the “Yoko Ono of hockey” in reference to ...
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