Underwood to co-host awards show
Carrie Underwood is to host the Country Music Association awards show in the US.
The country music star - a former winner of TV talent show American Idol - will host the ceremony in November with fellow recording artist Brad Paisley.
It will mark the third consecutive year that Carrie, who recently wed ice hockey player Mike Fisher, and Brad have been the hosts of the event.
The Country Music Association announced their selection in Nashville this week.
The awards presentation on November10 will take place in Nashville.