Carrie Underwood “Blown Away” By An Exciting 2012

Carrie Underwood was ‘blown away’ by an exciting 2012 that included a new album, headlining tour, hit songs and multiple media appearances. She played to more than half a million fans throughout her 62 show Blown Away Tour, leaving her as the top female country touring artist of the year according to Pollstar’s year-end chart. [...] Read More

GAC’s Top 10 Country Albums of 2012

Every year, music reviewers pull from the year’s releases to create Top 10 lists. 2012 was a fantastic year for country music, offering album after album of quality titles to choose from while overall sales for the genre rose 3.2% compared to this point last year. By the very nature of a ‘Top 10′ list, [...] Read More

Carrie Underwood Performs “So Small” with PS22 Chorus

Carrie Underwood recently took time out from her busy schedule promoting her new album, Blown Away, to visit and perform with the fifth graders of Staten Island’s PS22 Chorus. Carrie performed two songs with the talented group, “Good Girl” and “So Small.” During “So Small,” Carrie let the group handle the first verse and came [...] Read More

Carrie Underwood Discusses the Dark Side of Her New Album

As Carrie Underwood prepares to launch her new album, Blown Away, on Tuesday, May 1, she sat down with Billboard’s Chuck Dauphin this past Friday for a live Q&A session to talk about her new music, life on the road and answer a few fan questions. Carrie talked in depth about the darker tones that [...] Read More

GAC Album Review: Carrie Underwood’s Blown Away

There’s no escaping Carrie Underwood’s grasp on Blown Away, the country diva’s captivating fourth studio album, due in stores May 1. Like a lightning strike starting a fire, an intense tour-de-force ignites Carrie’s first record since 2009’s double-platinum Play On as the singer/songwriter displays compelling emotional range. Blown Away opens with three songs that, quite [...] Read More