Carrie Underwood Net Worth $55 Million
Carrie Marie Underwood is an American singer, lyricist and actress who came into the limelight through the famous American Idol season four. Carrie was born on March 10th, 1983, in Muskogee, Oklahoma city. She grew up in a small town named Checotah, Oklahoma and began singing at the age of three, in her church. Carrie’s genre is Country Music and she is the first country American idol. She has received many awards, like the Billboard Music Awards and the Grammy Awards for her country music and she has been addressed as Country Music’s reigning queen by music critics.
In 2005, Carrie made her debut with the album Some Hearts, which was a huge hit. The singles in the album Before He Cheats and Jesus, Take the Wheel became very popular and the album became best-selling country album of the last ten years. Her first album bagged her three Grammy Awards and the Best New Artist Award. Coming back with her new album, Carnival ride in 2007, Carrie scored two Grammy Awards for the singles Last Name and I Told You So. Underwood is the most successful former American Idol, having sold over 30 million singles and 16 million albums worldwide, till date. She has earned $66 million in tour revenues, since winning Season 4.
Underwood has also made appearance in a few TV shows and movies. She made a guest appearance in the show How I Met Your Mother, in 2010 and did exceptionally well, given that it was her first acting assignment. In April 2011, Carrie made her film debut with the movie Soul Surfer, where she played Sarah Hill, the church youth leader who helped Bethany Hamilton overcome the obstacles she faced after she was attacked by a shark. Carrie Underwood’s net worth has been estimated to be around $55 million.