Carrie Underwood sparkled in Music City with a fiery performance.
The country superstar and Oklahoma native brought a pair of her fan-favorite hits to CMA Summer Jam in Downtown Nashville.
Underwood shared performances of two of her biggest hits “Last Name” and “Church Bells” as fans packed inside Nashville’s Ascend Amphitheater sang along to every word as the singer mesmerized.
— CMA Country Music (@CountryMusic) September 3, 2021
Co-written by Underwood alongside Hillary Lindsey and Luke Laird, “Last Name” appears on her second studio album, Carnival Ride. The song earned Underwood her third consecutive GRAMMY-award for Best Female Country Vocal Performance.
“Church Bells” was co-written Zach Crowell, Brett James and Hillary Lindsey and appears on her fifth studio album, Storyteller.
CMA Summer Jam also featured performances from Jimmie Allen, Gabby Barrett, Dierks Bentley, Brothers Osborne, Luke Bryan, Luke Combs, Eric Church, Darius Rucker, Florida Georgia Line, Mickey Guyton, Miranda Lambert, Carly Pearce, Blake Shelton, Gwen Stefani, Cole Swindell, Thomas Rhett, and Lainey Wilson.
Additionally, the three-hour show included star-studded collaborations by Bentley with HARDY & BRELAND, Underwood and Dwight Yoakam, Lambert with Brothers Osborne, Florida Georgia Line feat. Thomas Rhett, newlyweds Shelton and Stefani, as well as Swindell & Bryan.
CMA Summer Jam aired on Thursday, September 2 (live 8:00-11:00 PM ET) on ABC.