" Underwood told Us of her upcoming fifth studio album. There are some thematic things that are quite different. So I want things that I can get on stage and just feel empowered." PHOTOS: Southern superstars Fellow country megastar Brad Paisley wrote about Underwood's influence in his essay.
"So many young girls want to be just like her," Paisley wrote of his CMA Awards co-host. If I had a daughter, nothing would make me happier than to hear her say she wanted to grow up to be like Carrie Underwood." When she's not gearing up for another whirlwind album release, Underwood said she and Fisher enjoy alone time with a "glass of wine!
Carrie Underwood’s relationship has changed dramatically since her baby’s birth.
Underwood has been married to her husband, Nashville Predators center Mike Fisher, since 2010.
And they are soon to be power parents -- their first child, a boy, will be making his arrival into the world this spring. -- with a population just north of 3,000 -- emerged from the promise of her 2005 "American Idol" win to become a true multi-format, multi-media superstar, spanning achievements in music, television and film.
The six-time Grammy Award winner has amassed more than 95 major honors, sold more than 64 million records worldwide and recorded 18 No. In 2013 she starred as Maria von Trapp in NBC's three-hour holiday blockbuster, the Emmy-winning "The Sound of Music Live! Her latest album is "Greatest Hits: Decade #1," which includes two new songs, "Something in the Water" (already a No. He played hockey in the Peterborough Minor Hockey Association with the rep Minor Petes program, where he was drafted by the Sudbury Wolves.
However, she had to promise her husband to get pregnant soon to save their relationship.
Underwood had dated, but with a whirlwind career dating wasn't always easy, nor was it always No. Then, in 2008, Mark Childers, the bass player in the singer's band, came up with a great idea.
He wanted to hook her up with Mike Fisher, a National Hockey League star who played at that time for the Ottawa Senators.
"I've been just kind of hanging out, just kind of being home and enjoying that." The Canadian hockey hunk added that he steers clear of the Southern belle when she's in work mode. I go golfing or go fishing or something." PHOTOS: Stars gone country!
Chiming in, Oklahoma native Underwood told Us: "He stays away.