The proud Oklahoman who brought fame to the state with her spectacular career as one of the nation’s biggest entertainers, Carrie Underwood shot to fame after landing the No. 1 spot on the fourth season of American Idol. Since then, the 39-year-old has enjoyed huge success and is arguably the show’s biggest upcoming star.
Many awards have been associated with Underwood, including being named by Time magazine as one of the most influential people in the world. Rolling Stone considers her the voice of a generation and a slew of awards from the Grammys, American Music Awards, Billboard Music Awards and even Guinness.
Without a doubt, she has earned a place at the top as an authentic and beloved star in the 21st century, not only in country music and pop, but in general.
With over 11 million followers on her Instagram account, it’s just one of the social networks where she also reigns supreme. She uses this site and others to post photos and videos to connect with her fans around the world.
Her fans love seeing her in real time and seeing her real life behind the scenes as a mother raising her children with her husband. One photo that has made the rounds is of Carrie in a gorgeous green two-piece swimsuit as she frolics on the beach.
Usually glamorous, Carrie always looks excellent in a more natural look, without makeup or extensions. Still, her beauty resonates and it’s easy to see why she has endeared herself to so many people. Once she leaves the stage, she is as real as she comes. And there’s even more to know about this country music diva!