In November, the "Before He Cheats" singer took a tumble that landed her in the hospital with a broken wrist and injuries to her face that required 40 stitches. The singer has been added to Sunday's ACM Awards, where she's set to perform her new single, which will drop tomorrow.
She reported that her "wrist is nearly back to normal" and that "my face has been healing pretty nicely as well". "And my face has been healing pretty nicely as well. I am grateful that it wasn't much, much worse".
The 35-year-old said the healing process has made her to slow down - which she dubbed "forced relaxation" - and spend more time with her husband Mike Fisher and son Isaiah. "It really speaks to a lot of things that have happened in the past year".
Wednesday (April 11) is when Carrie Underwood's highly anticipated new single "Cry Pretty" officially arrives. Underwood says. "The title refers to when emotions take over and you just can't hold them back".
The 53rd Academy of Country Music Awards is dedicated to honoring and showcasing the biggest names and emerging talent in the country music industry. The former has already released over 10 studio albums, while Underwood has only released six compilations.
Last weekend, fans were asked to choose who they think is the most iconic victor of the singing reality TV competition.
The American Idol victor - who recently joined Kelly Clarkson in putting those who pit the two against each other on serious blast - then revealed what she described as being the "silver lining" of her recent injury. "It's been challenging and incredibly rewarding to be involved in every aspect from start to finish", she wrote.
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"The first single is a song I love so much and can't wait to share with you". Country music's premiere female vocalist had amassed quite a heavy body count in recent years - it'll be interesting to see how or if this trend will continue on her future projects!