Carrie Underwood led off for her team during the 2008 City of Hope Celebrity Softball Challenge in Nashville, Tennessee on Wednesday.

The American Idol champion set the table for her Grand Ole Opry Live, drawing a walk in the first inning and proving that she has a great eye to go along with a beautiful smile, hair and body.

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For the fourth consecutive year, Kenny Chesney won the coveted entertainer of the year award at the 43rd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas last night.

"This one is really extra special because long before I had a hit record, the fans always came to the shows. And I want to thank you guys for voting and for being there for me," said Chesney when accepting his trophy.

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Thanks, as always, to People magazine for assembling these terrific sound bites from the entertaining world of celebrity quotes ...

"Do I look like I had 10 cheeseburgers or something?" - The possibly pregnant, publicity-seeking media whore Ashlee Simpson, in response to Ellen DeGeneres asking if she's knocked up

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Fourth season American Idol champ Carrie Underwood is the May 2008 cover girl for InStyle Magazine, and needless to say, she looks great!

That goes for any sort of wardrobe choice she might make - and the star takes no issue with the fact that she prefers casual to glamorous.

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Thanks, as always, to People magazine for this great collection from the week in celebrity quotes. Here are some highlights ...

"He's really big." - Kimora Lee Simmons, on boyfriend Djimon Hounsou's Hong Kong billboard

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We're pleased to announce that one of the favorite celebrities of The Hollywood Gossip staff celebrates a birthday today. Carrie Underwood is 25!

The Oklahoma native won the fourth season of American Idol and is one of the most commercially successful artists to be spawned by the Fox reality show, rivaled only by the likes of Chris Daughtry and Kelly Clarkson.

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Carrie Underwood Biography

Carrie Underwood, Bangs Carrie Underwood, a native of Checotah, Oklahoma, rose to fame when she was named the winner of American Idol Season 4. Then Carrie... More »
Born
Birthplace
Checotah, Oklahoma
Full Name
Carrie Marie Underwood

Carrie Underwood Quotes

I feel more beautiful when I see the pictures after. I'm like, 'I wish I had felt like I looked like that when I was actually there.'

Carrie Underwood

I’m content with 90 percent of me. I like my teeth. Sometimes I wonder if my orthodontist realizes how important he was.

Carrie Underwood