Carrie Underwood Official News
Tuesday, November 17, 2009
Barbara Mandrell's Favorites Include Brad Paisley, Taylor Swift, Carrie Underwood
Barbara Mandrell was serenaded by Martina McBride and George Strait at the recent CMA Awards, and she was still glowing from the performance of "I Was Country When Country Wasn't Cool" when she visited the pressroom backstage a few minutes later.
Mandrell confessed that she had been teasing Kellie Pickler all night, pinching her rear end about four times over the course of the evening: "She's just fun and funny and I'm crazy about her!" One of the newest members of the Country Music Hall of Fame, Mandrell also took time to praise co-hosts Brad Paisley ("he's so funny and he picks so good") and Carrie Underwood ("just too gorgeous for words and her voice is too gorgeous for words").
>> Full Story at CMT.com