Carrie Underwood is hosting the 53rd Annual CMA Awards, airing live tonight at 8 p.m. ET on ABC Television Network.
During the CMA Awards, Underwood will perform her new single “Drinking Alone” in addition to taking part in a historic opening number celebrating and featuring women in Country Music led by Underwood, McEntire and Parton and featuring Terri Clark, Sara Evans, Crystal Gayle, The Highwomen (comprised of Brandi Carlile, Natalie Hemby, Maren Morris and Amanda Shires), Martina McBride, Jennifer Nettles, Tanya Tucker and Gretchen Wilson, each performing iconic Country songs for a monumental decades-spanning medley.
Carrie recently released her new single, “Drinking Along,” the follow-up to her No. 1 smash “Southbound.”