During the top 11 finalists' performance on the March 22, 2005, Idol episode, Underwood sang a rendition of the number-one 1980s rock hit "Alone", made famous by Heart, and Cowell predicted that Underwood would not only win the competition, but she would also outsell all previous Idol winners.Underwood's music career began with the release of her first single, "Inside Your Heaven", on June 14, 2005. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100, with Underwood becoming only the third artist to bow in the top slot since chart policy changed in 1998.1 on the Hot 100 since country group Lonestar's "Amazed" did so in 2000. 1 on the Billboard Pop 100 and on the Canadian Singles Chart, topping it for seven consecutive weeks, becoming the longest-running single of 2005 in Canada.It sold nearly one million copies and was certified gold by the RIAA and double platinum by the CRIA. Underwood's third single, "Some Hearts", was also released in October, but exclusively to pop radio.She competed in numerous beauty pageants at the university and was selected as Miss NSU runner-up in 2004.
Her debut album, Some Hearts, was released in 2005.
She also broke Billboard chart history as the first country music artist ever to debut at No.
1 on the Hot 100 and the song became the first song from a country artist to go to No.
Carrie Underwood is currently married to Mike Fisher.
She has been in six celebrity relationships averaging approximately 2.0 years each.