Live in the Vineyard Goes Country 2018 is rolling out May 15-17, and we could not be more excited to headline the one and only Carrie Underwood! Born and raised in Muskogee, Oklahoma, Carrie has been dominating the music industry for over a decade.
Her claim to fame started on the fourth season of American Idol, when she charmed the judges with her dazzling voice and won the hearts of the nation. After winning the singing competition and a recording contract in 2005, she went on to produce her breakthrough album Some Hearts, where her single “Inside Your Heaven” topped the Billboard Hot 100 at No. 1. This debut album also ranked as No. 1 on the Billboard Top Country Albums and became the U.S. best-selling record in 2006 out of all genres!
Over the years she amassed four more albums, Carnival Ride, Play On, Blown Away, and Storyteller, all of which have gone Platinum or multi-Platinum, and each an American Music Award winner as Favorite Country Album. As a seven-time GRAMMY® Award winner, Carrie has achieved over 100 major honors, sold 64 million records worldwide, recorded 26 No. 1 singles, and produced a catalog of songs that have been streamed more than 2.6 billion times worldwide. Don’t believe us? Take a look a some more of her accomplishments, not only in music, but in television and film too:
Underwood was recognized by Pollstar as the top female country touring artist for each of her headlining tours in 2008, 2010, 2012, and for 2016’s “The Storyteller Tour – Stories in the Round”
She was listed as the RIAA’s highest certified country album artist to debut this century and holds the distinction of the highest album certification of any country artist to emerge since 2000 with the 8x Multi-Platinum success of her 2005 debut, Some Hearts
In 2013, she starred as Maria von Trapp in NBC’s three-hour holiday blockbuster, the Emmy®-winning The Sound of Music Live!
Underwood has made appearances in various television shows and films, including Blue Bloods, How I Met Your Mother, Sesame Street, and Soul Surfer
Underwood has starred as voice of primetime television’s #1 program, Sunday Night Football for 5 years
For ten consecutive years, she has co-hosted the CMA Awards
The list is endless, and you won’t want to miss out on the singer-songwriter performing some of her greatest hits as well as some of her new music!
For your chance to see her and more of country’s best artists, check out our Sweepstakes post to learn how to enter and win!