Carrie Underwood Net Worth
Carrie Underwood Net Worth: Carrie Underwood is an American country music singer, fashion designer, songwriter and actress who has a net worth of $140 million. Carrie rose to fame as the winner of the fourth season of American Idol in 2005. She has since become one of the most prominent mainstream recording artists in the music industry, setting and breaking several records throughout her career. As of this writing, Carrie Underwood has sold more than 70 million albums and singles worldwide. Her self-titled 2005 debut album alone was certified 8X platinum.
Early Life: Carrie Underwood was born March 10, 1983 in Muskogee, Oklahoma. She was raised on her parents' farm in the rural town of Checotah. During childhood, Carrie began performing at church and in local talent shows. A local fan encouraged Carrie's family to take her to Nashville at age 14 to audition for a record contract. Capital Records was interested but ultimately declined.
After graduating from high school Carrie initially walked away from her dreams of being a singer. She attended Northeastern State University, graduating in 2006 magna cum laude.
American Idol: In the summer of 2004 Carrie auditioned for and was selected for American Idol season 4. During her time on the show, Simon would predict that Carrie would both win the competition and eventually outsell all other Idol contestants. Both of those predictions would come true. Carrie won Idol on May 24, 2005. As of this writing, Carrie's 17 million total album sales outranks Kelly Clarkson's 14.5 million.
Success: Underwood's debut studio album Some Hearts was released in 2005. The album reached #1 on the US Country chart and #2 on the Billboard 200 chart and was certified 8x platinum in the US. Underwood released the album Carnival Ride in 2007 which reached #1 in the US and Canada. Her album Play On was released in 2009 and reached #1 in the US and #2 in Canada. Underwood's album Blown Away was released in 2012 and reached #1 in the US and Canada. Her album Storyteller was released in 2015 and reached #1 on the US Country chart and #2 in the US. Her album Cry Pretty was released in 2018 and reached #1 on the US Billboard chart and country chart.
Underwood has had several #1 singles including "Inside Your Heaven", "Jesus, Take the Wheel", "Before He Cheats", "Wasted", "So Small", "All-American Girl", "Last Name", "Just a Dream", "Cowboy Casanova", "Temporary Home", "Undo It", "Good Girl", "Blown Away", "Something in the Water", "Heartbeat", and "Church Bells".
Her musical achievements led her to be inducted into the Grand Ole Opry in 2008, as the youngest member of the Grand Ole Opry (to date). She was also inducted into the Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame in 2009. She won seven Grammy Awards, 11 Billboard Music Awards, 14 Academy of Country Music Awards and 13 American Music Awards, along with being nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song. She was selected as the performing artist for the Sunday Night Football theme for the 2014-15 season, replacing fellow country singer Faith Hill.
Endorsements: During her career so far, Carrie has earned tens of millions of dollars from endorsement deals with companies including Target, Nintendo, Sketchers, Olay, Hershey's, Almay and Dick's Sporting Goods. In 2014 she formed a partnership with Nicole by OPI to launch 14 nail lacquers. In 2015 she released a fitness clothing brand called CALIA by Carrie Underwood in collaboration with Dick's Sporting Goods.
Personal Life: Carrie Underwood began dating NHL player Mike Fisher after meeting at one of her concerts in 2008. They became engaged in December 2009 and married on July 10, 2010. In September 2014, the couple announced they were expecting their first child together. As of this writing they have two children together.
|Net Worth:||$140 Million|
|Date of Birth:||Mar 10, 1983 (36 years old)|
|Height:||5 ft 2 in (1.6 m)|
|Profession:||Singer-songwriter, Actor, Guitarist, Pianist|
|Nationality:||United States of America|