Carrie Underwood had suffered panic attacks after she shot to fame The American country music singer’s early part of career ha been filled with the attacks. she had tried to cope with her overnight success. Underwood had become very popular when she won the fourth season of American Idol in 2005.
Since then she has released four best selling albums. She admit along the way of her huge success she had fought off severe anxiety because of the huge amount of interest in her life at the start of her music career.
Underwood tells Marie Claire magazine,
“At the beginning of my career, I used to have panic attacks. People were touching me, screaming – it made me really nervous. In public, I just get nervous. It’s a physical reaction, feeling like the walls are closing in.
“The fans are great. It’s not their fault. I don’t ever want to come across as ungrateful. But on my end, it is hard for me to process. Because I am still just me.”