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Carrie Underwood has turned the country music world upside-down in just a few short years. This cover story profiles Carrie’s career and reveals the secrets behind her superstardom. Carrie recently became the first female act since 2000 to win the coveted Entertainer of the Year honor at the ACM Awards. “I’ve had a lot of good moments in the past four years,” Carrie said after accepting her award. “This one takes the cake!” She has reached that point through a combination of talent, hard work and humility. “I owe everything to God and my fans,” she noted after the ACM Awards.