Carrie Underwood responds to backlash over gay marriage stance

carrie underwood blown away by pro gay marriage backlash

Grammy Award winning singer and former “American Idol” Carrie Underwood came out of gay marriage in a recent interview with the British newspaper, The Independent.

Underwood said she believes everyone should have the right to love. She also noted that her church was gay-friendly and it wasn’t her job to judge people.

The country music superstar, however, evidently got a bit of backlash online from her conservative fans and critics.  Here’s how she responded to those who weren’t so keen on her gay marriage stance:

Music Monday: Steven Tyler judged over National Anthem [video]

American Idol judge Steven Tyler is being harshly judged for his rendition of the National Anthem at Sunday’s AFC Championship game.

You be the judge. The video is posted below:

This, however, isn’t the first time Steven has been criticized over his take on the National Anthem. Watch this video from a 2001 performance at the Indianapolis 500. Watch it here:

So was Steve Tyler simply giving the National Anthem a rock n’ roll twist or was it a total disaster? We welcome your comments below.

NFL fans can see more of Tyler on February 4th. He’ll join Idol winner Carrie Underwood for a CMT Crossroads special that night as part of Live From the Pepsi Super Bowl Fan Jam.