Live from New York, it's Carrie Underwood
Monday, March 12, 2007
– Carrie Underwood will become the fifth country music artist to appear in the past 20 years on Saturday Night Live when she performs on March 24. Underwood will sing hits from her 5 million selling album "Some Hearts."
Underwood's career has garnered two awards apiece from the Grammy Awards, Country Music Association, 2 Academy of Country Music, CMT and People's Choice Awards since winning American Idol in May 2005. She will spend time in the studio this spring recording her sophomore album due out later this year.
Super Bowl MVP Peyton Manning of the Indianapolis Colts will host March 24.
Previous country acts on SNL were Garth Brooks, Faith Hill, Dixie Chicks and Keith Urban.
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