Carrie Underwood Gives Birth: 20 Things To Know About Her And Her Family

That’s right folks. The women who gave us “Jesus Take The Wheel” and “Before He Cheats” has given birth yet again to an adorable little boy named Jacob Bryan Fisher.

Since her debut in 2005, Carrie Underwood has done nothing but rise to the top. With her music, her awards such as her seven Grammy awards, her movies and let’s not forget her marriage to Hockey hunk Mike Fisher, the birth of her two children and then making a comeback after an accident that she thought would leave her never looking the same, the woman is just an amazing, talented storm that has taken over the country genre.

Now for those who may not know who Carrie Underwood really is, Carrie is a talented country singer, who is known for her albums such as, Some Hearts, Carnival Ride, Play On and Blown Away. According to en.wikipedia.org, she rose to success so quickly in 2005 thanks to her debut album “Some Hearts,” which had songs such as, Inside Your Heaven, Jesus, Take The Wheel, and Before He Cheats, on it.

Her album did so well that it became the best-selling solo female debut album in country music history, the fastest-selling debut country album in Nielsen SoundScan history, and the best-selling country album of the last 15 years. It led her to win three Grammy Awards for is, including Best New Artist. Keep scrolling to learn more about the talented young mom of two and her new baby boy that she just gave birth to.

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20 She Gave Birth To A Little Boy

It was on Wednesday, January 23, 2019, that Carrie Underwood and her husband Mike Fisher welcomed their second child together, a little boy named Jacob Bryan Fisher.

According to cbsnews.com, the talented country singer announced the birth of her little boy via her social media page with this message: “Jacob Bryan Fisher entered the world in the wee hours of the morning on Monday," Underwood wrote. "His mom, dad and big brother couldn't be happier for God to trust them with taking care of this little miracle! Our hearts are full, our eyes are tired and our lives are forever changed. Life is good..."

She then shared a few pictures of herself, her husband and her three-year-old all holding little Jacob.

19 This Past Year Was The Toughest Year Of Her Life


When a new year begins, typically people love to start fresh and put the previous year behind them. No one was more excited for a new year and a fresh start more than Carrie Underwood due to how bad 2017-2018 was for her.

According to eonline.com, the now mother of two had a tough last two years. Between her struggles to have a second child and the accident she suffered outside her estate,  2018 was defiantly not her year.

She was strong though, and she knew that no matter what, she was going to be ok. She had her career, her little boy and a loving husband. Her luck did come around, however. Near the end of 2018, she found out she was pregnant with another little boy.

18 She Struggled At Getting Pregnant With Baby Number 2


Back in 2017, Carrie Underwood had two goals: work on new music and have a baby. Sadly, one thing was not in the cards for her. According to cbsnews.com, Carrie went through three miscarriages between 2017 and 2018.

“We got pregnant early 2017, and didn't work out,” Carrie admitted during an interview with Tracy Smith For The Record. “At first I was like, 'Okay, God, we know this is, just wasn't Your timing. And that is all right. We will bounce back and figure our way through it.' And got pregnant again in the spring, and it didn't work out. Got pregnant again, early 2018. Didn't work out. So, at that point, it was just kind of like, 'Okay, like, what's the deal? What is all of this?'

Luckily for Carrie, her time did come and she is now yet again a mommy to another beautiful little boy.

17 She LOVES Animals


Carrie Underwood is a huge animal lover and because of her love of animals she even became a vegan at the age of thirteen due to not having the heart, nor the stomach, to eat one of her own animals.

According to en.wikipedia.org, Carrie was even voted by PETA as the “World’s Sexiest Vegetarian” in 2005 and 2007.

During an interview with PETA in 2007, Carrie had this to say about her love for animals: “Ever since I was little, I loved animals. If you told me I could never sing again, I'd say that was horrible, but it's not my life. If you told me I could never be around animals again, I would just die.”

16 She Broke Her Wrist During A Bad Fall


Back in November 2018, just days after having the amazing opportunity to host the CMA Awards, Carrie Underwood fell on the steps outside her home and suffered some serious injuries.

According to cbsnews.com, among all the cuts and abrasions she suffered, Carrie also received a broken wrist from her fall, a break that required her to receive surgery and have a metal plate put in. Her husband, Mike Fisher, travelled overnight back to Nashville to be with her.

A rep for the singer was quoted saying: “Her recovery will take some time and she appreciates all prayers and well wishes,” Underwood’s rep said.

15 Her Face Will Never Be The Same


In November 2018, Carrie Underwood suffered a fall down her steps located outside her home that left her with a few cuts, abrasions and even a broken wrist.

According to people.com, later it was learned that there was more that happened during her fall than she had originally told her fans. She had also cut her face so badly that she had to get between 40 and 50 stitches.

Seven weeks after the accident, Carrie admitted that her face did not look the same and that she was nowhere near ready to get back in front of a camera. "When I am ready to get in front of a camera, I want you all to understand why I might look a bit different," she explained. Luckily, she got over her fear and is not blessing her fans with her beautiful face again. She will always beautiful to her fans, no matter what happens.

14 She Announced The Gender Of Her Baby During The CMT Awards


It was back in 2014 when Brad Paisley accidentally told the world the gender of Carrie Underwood’s first child. The act caused “#BradBlewIt” to blow up. Well, it seems like the tradition continues. Thanks to Brad, Carrie told the world the gender of her second child while hosting the CMA Awards in 2018.

According to cbsnews.com, Brad started the conversation on stage by saying: “Tonight we're going to reveal something even more exciting. Who the father is ... Mike Fisher we're all rooting for you buddy. What's your gut feeling?"

Carrie shook her head laughing in amusement. Brad then continued, “Seriously, Carrie give me a little baby hint. Johnny or June? Keith or Nicole? Garth or Trisha? Tim or Faith? George or Tammy? Waylon or Willie?" Carrie responded, “Oh my gosh, Willie! It's a Willie.”

13 She Got Engaged After A Year Of Dating


It was on December 20, 2009, that Mike Fisher popped the question to his girlfriend of a year, Carrie Underwood.

According to people.com, a rep for the singer said: “I’m happy to confirm that Carrie Underwood is engaged to Mike Fisher, and the couple couldn’t be happier. No wedding date has been set at this time.”

Later the next Day, Mike himself opened up and admitted that it was true: “It’s true! We’re both obviously excited and very happy.” Mike proposed to Carrie in their home Sunday afternoon, and news of their engagement spread later that day after the two sent messages of their news to their friends and family.

12 She Had A Southern Style Wedding


When Carrie Underwood said “I Do” to her now-husband of eight years, Mike Fisher, it took place in a ceremony that her wedding planner called, “a spiritual expression of their love.”

According to people.com, the loving couple tied the knot at the Ritz Carlton Reynolds Plantation in Georgia on Saturday, July 10, 2010, in front of 250 close friends and family. The ceremony featured classical music and the couple’s favorite Bible verses.

After the ceremony, the couple gave PEOPLE a statement: “We could not feel more blessed to have found each other and to have shared this day with our friends and family that mean so much to us!”

11 She Announced She Was In Love On Her CD Play On


When Carrie Underwood first started dating her now husband Mike Fisher in 2008, the pair kept their relationship off the radar for a while.

According to people.com though, when Carrie was ready to let everyone know she was in love, she did it in the sweetest way ever. The talented country singer announced her love for her boyfriend at the time by writing a sweet message on her CD Play On for all her fans to see for.

“I love you so much!” she wrote. “You make my life better in every way! I thank God for you every day.” How adorable is that?

10 She Adopted A Puppy Just Weeks Before Giving Birth


When Carrie Underwood was just a few weeks from giving birth to her second child with husband Mike Fisher, the duo decided to go out and adopt the cutest puppy in the world. According to dailymail.co.uk, the family of three adopted the loveable puppy and their three-year-old son Isaiah named him Zero.

Mike shared the news via social media with the message, “'Meet the newest member of our family! Isaiah affectionately named him Zero. I guess it fits because it's the chance of surviving if you try to break into our home.” Along with the message was an adorable picture of the new addition the family.

Mike also tagged the rescue they adopted the puppy from, Cedar Valley Canine, whom also shared a picture of the goofy puppy with the message, “'Little Zero needs those big ears to hear all the new things he's learning!!”

9 She Gave Birth To Her First Child In 2015


When Carrie Underwood first gave birth to her first son, the marvelous event happened on February 27, 2015.

According to rumorfix.com. the beautiful singer took to her social media accounts to announce the event with a picture of her little one’s hands and feet and this message: “Tiny hands and tiny feet...God has blessed us with an amazing gift! Isaiah Michael Fisher - born February 27.”

When it came to the gender of her baby, the couple played a small game with her OBGYN. The Doctor wrote down the gender of their little bundle of joy and gave it to them in a sealed envelope. The couple were allowed to either look at it to see the gender, or leave it sealed and keep it a surprise.

It was during a romantic dinner that the two lovebirds decided to open the envelope. Thing is, they already had strong suspicions that it was a boy, and the envelope just told the what they already knew.

8 Her Fame Started After Winning American Idol


For those who don’t know, Carrie Underwood first came into the spotlight in the summer of 2004 when she appeared on the show American Idol in St. Louis, Missouri.

According to enwikipedia.org, Carrie auditioned for the show with the song “I Can’t Make You Love Me,” by Bonnie Raitt. During her time on the show, producers admitted that Carrie dominated the voting every week.

During the final episode, Carrie sand “Bless the Broken Road,” by Rascal Flatts and won the competition. Along with winning the competition, she also received a recording contract worth almost a million dollars, a private jet for a year and a Ford Mustang convertible. She’s been on top ever since.

7 She Has Done A Little Acting


Most fans know Carrie Underwood for her many songs, but singing is not the only thing this little mamma has done. According to en.wikipedia.org, this little mamma has dipped her toes a time or two in the acting pool, and she rocked that too.

In March 2010, the talented singer appeared as Tiffany, a medical sales rep that falls for Ted, in How I Met Your Mother. Her episode she appeared on became the show's second highest rated episode with over 10.48 million viewers.

In April 2011 she went on to debut in her first film. Carrie played the role as Sarah Hill, a church youth leader who helps the young Bethany Hamilton overcome her troubles after the shark attack, in the movie Soul Surfer.

6 Her Music Was "Banned" From Being Played On A Certain Radio Station


Back in 2011, Carrie Underwood’s husband, Mike Fisher was traded to the Nashville Predators, an act that made the Ottawa radio station, 105.3 CISS-FM, threaten to ban Underwood’s music because of it.

According to en.wikipedia.org, fans of Carrie Underwood pitched a fit and threatened to never tune into the radio station again, which caused some issues with the station. The station later apologized for its threat about banning Carrie’s music from their station and said it was all a joke and that they don’t even play her music anyway. It was their way of wishing Mike good luck in Nashville... supposedly.

Mike later criticized the station and talked about how it was not right either way how Carrie was blamed for his trade when it’s obvious she had nothing to do with the move or the trade in the first place. Joke or not, to imply that was wrong.

5 She Found A Benefit Of Having A Big Pregnant Belly


It was on September 1, 2009, when Carrie Underwood and Mike Fisher announced that they were expecting their first child together, a little boy named Isaiah.

According to rumorfix.com, while pregnant, Carrie found a few joys that went with being pregnant- one being a new place to store snacks. The country singer learned that her ever growing baby belly was the perfect spot to place a bowl of treats. Her own personal table.

She took to social media to share her new love for her pregnant belly with her fans: “Pregnancy perk: using my belly as a tabletop for my snacks! Nom nom nom."

4 Her and Her Husband Fought Over The Name Of Their First Child


Naming a child is a hard decision as the child is going to be stuck with that name for the rest of their life. A parent wants to make sure to give them the best name they can. According to rumorfix.com, when it came to the name of their first child, Carrie Underwood and Mike Fisher had different opinions on what they should name him.

“He keeps trying to push the name ‘Bo’ for our little guy,” Carrie admitted during an interview with Country Countdown. “I just won’t have it. Bo Fisher? I don’t know. I don’t like it. He thinks of it like a bow and arrow. There’s kind of a couple of names that we’re okay with, but it’s hard, labeling your child for the rest of its life. I was like, ‘Why don’t we come up with a short list we’re both agreeable to and then meet the little guy and see what we’re feeling?’” That was a great idea.

3 Her Birth Announcements Were Different


When Carrie Underwood announced the birth of her two little boys, each birth was different.

According to tasteofcountry.com, when she gave birth to her first child, Isaiah, she only shared a picture of his foot and hand with a sweet message announcing he had finally arrived. In fact, it was only recently that she has allowed her almost four-year-old to be seen in public.

When she gave birth recently to her new little one, Jacob, she shared a full picture of her the new bundle of joy. It is defiantly obvious that she isn’t as protective over this birth as she was her first.

2 Her Second Pregnancy Was A Lot Different


Pregnancy is a hard thing for a woman to go through, besides the birth of course. It takes a toll on one’s body. There are some pregnancies that seem to go by a breeze and those women are the luckiest women ever, but then there are some that can make a woman hate being pregnant.

When it comes to Carrie Underwood, she learned really quick that not ever pregnancy is the same. According to tasteofcountry.com, while Carrie seems to be a pro at being pregnant, she has admitted that this time around pregnancy has been a lot harder on her body.

"It's definitely different than the first time," Underwood confessed. "When they say every pregnancy is different, it really is. Just different symptoms. I feel like this one is just a little harder on my body for some reason. But it's been really good."

1 Her Three-Year-Old Is Excited To Become A Big Brother


There are times when a child is being raised alone in a household that they do not like when another sibling is born and that it takes away the attention they are so use to having on them all the time.

When it comes to Carrie Underwood, she got lucky in that area and her almost four-year-old son was ecstatic to learn that he was going to be a big brother soon. According to etonline.com, the little man had one stipulation, though: “He says he won't change any poopy diapers though," Underwood shared. "I understand, maybe I can change his mind."

Now that his little brother is here, the question is will she really be able to change his mind?

References: people.com, etonline.com, en.wikipedia.org, cbsnews.com. rumorfix.com, dailymail.co.uk, tasteofcounrty.com,

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