The surly Simon Cowell may not have been personally on hand at L.A.'s Nokia theater Sunday night, but the American Idol judge would have been proud of a pair of his proteges at the 35th Annual American Music Awards.

Straight off her three wins at the Country Music Association Awards earlier this month, Carrie Underwood picked up three more trophies last night.

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If 2006 was Carrie Underwood's coming-out party at the CMA Awards, 2007 solidified her place among the current greats of country music.

For the second year in a row, Underwood won two big awards in Nashville on Tuesday night, repeating as female vocalist of the year and nabbing single of the year for "Before He Cheats." Last year, she won the Horizon Award.

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We've heard from her at length. Now it's his turn. Gossip Girl star Chace Crawford is finally speaking out about his new girlfriend Carrie Underwood.

"She's a classy girl," Chace Crawford told Us Weekly at the 2007 Angel Ball in NYC October 29. No word on whether he and Carrie are going steady. But looks like it.

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While the lovely Blake Lively has yet to comment on the budding relationship of Chace Crawford and Carrie Underwood, another Gossip Girl co-star, Nicole Fiscella, can't say enough good things about the new romance.

Chace Crawford "is having a good time" with Carrie Underwood, according to Fiscella, at Tiffany & Co.'s Blue Book Collection launch Saturday.

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He's from Texas and she's from Oklahoma, so it's no wonder Chace Crawford and Carrie Underwood opted for some Southern Hospitality - as in Justin Timberlake's restaurant in New York City - on their latest date!

The American Idol winner and star country singer, 24, has been spotted going on a series of dates with the Gossip Girl actor, 22, and we just have to say that we're nuts about this adorable new celebrity couple.

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At The Hollywood Gossip, our staff agrees that Carrie Underwood would be among the top five celebrities we'd date ... if, you know, we were the types of people who dated celebrities, rather than mere celebrity news writers.

But maybe we have an opening. In a recent interview with the Tennessean, Carrie Underwood talks about the pitfalls of celebrity love. Call us up, Care-Bear!

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The awesome Carrie Underwood takes the cover of Entertainment Weekly this week, and it is a well-deserved honor. Not just because she's adorable, either.

Her 2005 debut, Some Hearts, has become the most successful album from any American Idol contestant, selling nearly 6 million copies, outselling even Kelly Clarkson's Breakaway. Here are some Carrie Underwood interview snippets:

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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