Carrie Underwood receives star on Hollywood Walk of Fame


Carrie Underwood is the latest celebrity to be honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

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The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce announced Tuesday that the “American Idol” alum and Grammy-winning country music singer would receive the 2,646th star. 

The ceremony was held Friday. The star is located in front of the Capitol Records building in Los Angeles.

Underwood posted photos from the event on her Instagram page. She attended the ceremony with her husband Mike Fisher and their son Isaiah.

Guest speakers at the event included former “Idol” judge Simon Cowell and Underwood’s friend and longtime Country Music Association Awards co-host Brad Paisley.

Related: Here’s how celebrities get stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

This is the latest milestone for the singer. In August, Underwood announced that she and her husband, hockey player Mike Fisher, are expecting their second child together. They have a 3-year-old son named Isaiah.

Related: Photos: Carrie Underwood through the years

Underwood will release her latest album, “Cry Pretty,” on Sept. 14, days before the Walk of Fame ceremony.


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