Amazing act after amazing act
Every time she took the stage, she wowed audiences on the set of American Idol and at home. The judges were even more taken aback by how powerful the 5-foot-3 country girl could sing. Carrie nailed every performance, and it was clear from Simon’s praise that she would go far in the contest.
There was something about the Oklahoman native that made people gravitate to her. Perhaps it was her down-to-earth personality, which she retained throughout her professional career. Whatever it was, it was working for her. It was only a matter of time before she’d ultimately be crowned the season four winner.