Carrie Underwood was the primary winner of Fox’s “American Idol,” and she or he has since grow to be one of many greatest stars in nation music.
Underwood was nominated for 2 Country Music Television awards in 2021: Video of the Year and Collaborative Video of the Year. She received each awards, sharing the second with John Legend for his or her duet “Hallelujah.” Underwood has now received the Video of the Year class on the CMT awards 9 occasions, according to Us Weekly.
Now the most-awarded artist in CMT historical past, Underwood obtained her begin by taking an opportunity and auditioning for the fourth season of “American Idol.”
Winners of “American Idol” previous Underwood had been Kelly Clarkson (season one), Ruben Studdard (season two), and Fantasia Barrino (season three).
Watch Carrie Underwood’s ‘American Idol’ Audition
Underwood confirmed as much as her “American Idol” audition together with her mom in tow, carrying a pink high and carrying her curly hair down. She nervously paced the hallway earlier than stepping into to carry out for judges Simon Cowell and Randy Jackson. Paula Abdul was absent that day.
After strolling into the room the place she would carry out, Jackson requested Underwood if she was nervous and she or he stated she was as a result of Cowell was “scary.” She additionally advised the judges that she used to play quarterback for the youth soccer crew in her hometown.
Cowell then requested her if she “had one thing she should not have” beforehand, and she or he regarded bowled over earlier than saying that they advised her that would not come up.
Then, Underwood proceeded to inform the judges that she was born with a 3rd nipple.
“It simply regarded like a mole!” she exclaimed.
Underwood additionally shared throughout her audition that Martina McBride was her favourite singer and she or he may cluck like a rooster.
After she obtained her Golden Ticket, she turned to the cameras to inform viewers how glad she was.
“I’m so excited,” she shared. “You guys higher be watching out for me… They advised me I used to be actually good! I threw out my fishin’ line and so they favored it, they favored the bait, I suppose.”
She additionally stated she hadn’t flown earlier than and that “being on a aircraft can be completely terrifying.”
“I’ve by no means been on a aircraft earlier than, and this nation lady goes to Hollywood!” she advised everybody within the room.
Underwood Went on to win “American Idol” Season Four
Underwood is unquestionably one of the vital profitable contestants in “American Idol” historical past alongside Kelly Clarkson and Adam Lambert.
Underwood is not solely profitable within the singing trade. She’s additionally a founder and ambassador of Fit52, a health app that goals to assist individuals get match and wholesome. According to The Blast, Underwood and her husband, Mike Fisher, are actually providing a 30-day free trial on the app.
Underwood can also be a founding father of CALIA by Carrie, a best-selling clothes line.
“Fit52 relies on a deck of playing cards – every go well with represents a unique goal space of your physique,” Underwood stated of the app.
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