"In Canada, he was a big celebrity, so he knows what it's like living under a microscope.
And he travels a lot, which is good for both of us.
Carrie Underwood is coming into her 10th year to host the CMA Awards and for the first time in awhile, her husband Mike Fisher will get to be her arm candy on the red carpet. This off-the-shoulder, royal blue gown was one of MANY from Carrie's CMA ensemble, but this might be my favorite look from the entire night.
This is Mike's first year out of retirement after spending 17 years in the NHL.
So I made him kiss me in public." And during that first date, eating a dessert turned out to be a turning point, where they felt incredibly comfortable with each other.
When Underwood started eating his dessert, while offering him some of her dessert, Fisher acknowledges with a grin, "That's when I kind of knew things were going OK." They became engaged when Fisher proposed to Underwood on Dec. Fisher announced the big news the next morning during the Senators' morning skate.
However, the thought of pursuing a singing career apparently had not yet been the main priority in her life as she instead chose to put concentration on her study, entering Northeastern State University in Tahlequah, Oklahoma after her graduation from Checotah High School.
Who would have thought a small town girl from Oklahoma and a hockey-playing Canadian would become a high-profile power couple.
Set to exhibit her remarkable voice at the 2005 Pete Newell Challenge held on December 21 in Oakland, Carrie Marie Underwood has really soared to be a bright rising star in the music scene following her success to garner 3 Billboard Music Awards that also included the title of Country Single Sales Artist of the Year.
In the anticipation for the airing of her documented musical journey through CMT's specials, "In the Moment: Carrie Underwood" on December 16, this charming singer has solemnly prepared herself to deliver another stunning performance while also to bring joy along with Ciara, Rascal Flatts, and The Click Five on TNT's annual presentation of "Christmas in Washington" by December 14.
Raised in a family cattle farm in Checotah, Oklahoma from the day she was born on March 10, 1983, Carrie has shown her deep interest in music at such a young age, even had already sung with the local church by the time she was 3.