Underwood to Endorse Skechers

American Idol winner Carrie Underwood has signed a global endorsement deal with Skechers, a popular line of footwear. The advertising campaign will launch in the fall and run throughout 2006. Underwood is currently recording her full-length album to be released in November. Her debut single, “Inside Your Heaven,” recently debuted at No. 1 on Billboard’s Hot 100 Chart.