Carrie Underwood

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Carrie Underwood, the 2005 American Idol winner, is an American songwriter, actress, and singer that has risen to stardom over the past few years. Born in 1983 in Oklahoma, she started singing at an early age at her church. Her singing gained her attention to the point where she started performing at local events. She was almost signed at 14 years old to a major record label, but the deal didn’t go through. She continued performing at small local events, until her success on American Idol. Underwood has sold more than 15 million albums including 16 #1 singles! She has won 5 Grammy awards, and continues to stun the world with her latest album, Blown Away. Carrie was married in 2010 to the famous hockey player Mike Fisher. Carrie admits that her favorite perfume is Ralph, by Ralph Lauren, and she has wore this same type of perfume since the age of 14 years old.