Carrie Underwood Responds to “Sound of Music” Critics

Fires back with prayer.

photo by Will Hart/NBC

Taylor Swift said it first, but now Carrie Underwood is asking The Sound of Music critics, “Why you gotta be so mean?”

After getting mixed reviews on her performance in the live production of The Sound of Music, Carrie tweeted:

The passage of scripture begins with, “Therefore, rid yourselves of all malice and all deceit, hypocrisy, envy, and slander of every kind” (NIV).

Among those with harsh words for the show was Kym Karath, who played Gretl in the big-screen version of the musical with Julie Andrews. Kym tweeted, “Must admit, some scenes are actually painful to watch.” Then she later added, “She is lovely, her voice is beautiful, but the acting is wrong.”

Carrie has also received her share of support, though, including from Mario Lopez and Elisabeth Hasselbeck, who, on this morning’s The View, said Carrie's performance displayed “courage.”

Comments

More News

Eric and longtime girlfriend Natalie Harker plan to marry in the spring.
New display features more than 60 items from Ray’s career.
Country Hall of Fame Member and sisters Louise and Irlene will host the annual event, Unleashed: Dinner With Your Dog.
Results will be revealed April 19 on CBS.
First love celebrated with return of Alan’s first car.
Tim will sing Oscar-nominated "I'm Not Gonna Miss You."