Despite Carrie Underwood‘s meteoric rise to country music stardom and seemingly charmed personal life, she still has to deal with the downside of fame— intense criticism on a daily basis. How does the wildly successful singer-songwriter keep the negativity at bay and maintain her cool so well? In an interview with Entertainment Tonight, Underwood credits her 2005 public debut on ‘American Idol’ for helping her develop strong coping skills. Click the ‘play’ button to watch the entire interview below.
We applaud Carrie’s amazing ability to block out naysayers. Obviously her level-headed approach to life has paid off with her insanely successful post-American Idol career, her athletic sportswear line, her charity work, and her precious little family. Get it, girl!