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Carrie Underwood Returning to ‘American Idol’

One of “American Idol‘s” most successful alums is heading back to the “Idol” stage next week. [xfinity-record-button id=”5578216900845706112″ program_type=”series”] Country singer Carrie Underwood will perform on the April 4 results show. Underwood will sing her new song “See You Again,” the fourth single from her 2012 album, “Blown Away.” The Season 4 winner last appeared […]

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White, Underwood, Lumineers to Perform at Grammys

NEW YORK (AP) — Grammy nominees Jack White, Carrie Underwood and the Lumineers will hit the Grammys stage next month. The Recording Academy announced Thursday that those acts will join previously announced performers including fun., The Black Keys and Taylor Swift at the Feb. 10 awards show in Los Angeles. White is nominated for album […]

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Carrie Underwood Cast as Maria von Trapp in NBC’s ‘The Sound of Music’

“American Idol” darling Carrie Underwood has been tapped to play one of the most idolized characters in pop-culture history — Maria von Trapp. Underwood will star as the beloved governess to an Austrian widower’s seven children in NBC’s adaptation of “The Sound of Music,” it was announced Friday. The live three-hour broadcast, based on the […]

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Carrie Underwood Voices Support for Same-Sex Marriage

“American Idol” winner and country music queen Carrie Underwood announced in an interview that she is a strong supporter of gay marriage. The devout Christian boasts a country music audience that trends conservative, but made the declaration in an interview with British newspaper The Independent. “As a married person myself, I don’t know what it’s […]

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Obama, Romney Go Country at CMT Music Awards

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Presidential elections are usually serious business, but President Barack Obama and likely Republican nominee Mitt Romney are taking a little time for laughs during the CMT Music Awards on Wednesday. Obama and Romney have taped video segments that will appear as part of the country music award show’s opening segment. CMT […]

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