Carrie’s Country will air on channel 60
SiriusXM has announced that eight-time Grammy Award winner Carrie Underwood, will launch her exclusive year-round SiriusXM channel, Carrie’s Country, on Friday, June 9th at 7:45 pm ET on SiriusXM channel 60 as well as on the SXM App.
Underwood will kick off the new channel live and in person from SiriusXM’s Music Row Happy Hour at the Margaritaville Cafe in Nashville with SiriusXM host Buzz Brainard. To celebrate the launch, Carrie’s Country will additionally simulcast on SiriusXM’s The Highway (channel 56) on Friday, June 9th from 8 pm ET until midnight ET.
Special Carrie’s Country launch day programming will feature an exclusive Town Hall special with Underwood recorded at the SiriusXM Miami Studios. SiriusXM’s Town Hall with Carrie Underwood will feature Underwood discussing her new channel, answering fan questions as well as new performances of some of her hit songs including “Before He Cheats,” “Church Bells,” and her newest single, “Out Of That Truck.” The special will air on Friday, June 9th at 9 pm ET, rebroadcast throughout the weekend, and will be available to stream anytime on the SXM App.
Following the Town Hall broadcast, at 10 pm ET, Carrie’s Country will air Underwood’s June 6th performance from the Grand Ole Opry.
Carrie’s Country, curated and presented by Underwood, is SiriusXM’s newest 24/7 channel that will be available to subscribers across North America in their cars or anywhere they go with the SXM App. The new channel will be a musical journey hand-crafted by country’s iconic rhinestoned superstar. Underwood will highlight her friends, favorites, and influences – new and classic country, workout hits, gospel, and beyond. Listeners will also hear high-octane favorites from classic to hard rock for your morning exercise or your late-night jam sessions. The stories behind her music, record-breaking career, and life on the road will be shared, and much more. In addition to Underwood’s own extensive hit-filled catalog, SiriusXM subscribers will hear music from Keith Urban, Dolly Parton, Brad Paisley, and Miranda Lambert to AC/DC, Guns N’ Roses, and The Rolling Stones.
Underwood will relaunch her ongoing Reflection: The Las Vegas Residency on June 21st, after recently wrapping her 43-city US arena tour, The Denim & Rhinestones Tour. She will also join Guns N’ Roses’ World Tour on select North American stadium dates this August including Croix-Bieue Medavie Stadium in Moncton, NB, Parc Jean Drapeau in Montreal QE, and Geodis Park in Nashville, TN.
Underwood hosted her annual fan club party last night (Tues, June 6th) in Nashville, announcing the deluxe edition of Denim & Rhinestones will be released on September 22nd via UMG Nashville. The updated project will include six songs with “Take Me Out” coming this Friday, June 9th to digital and streaming outlets.