Jason Aldean, the singer who was on stage when the gunshots started, has been joined by a couple of his fellow musicians to explain that if the show will probably pay tribute for its sufferers, it is going to focus on the healing and unifying power of new music.
The singer said that the single feels especially meaningful amid the devastating Route 91 Harvest Festival mass shooting in Las Vegas in October 2017.
The 2018 ACM Awards air live tonight, on April 15, 2018. I know it's been a big story, but I think, I'm sure she'll be relieved to finally move on from all that stuff too.
The 2018 ACM awards will be Carrie's first performance in over five months.
Over the past 13 years, Aldean has become one of country music's biggest stars, selling more than 10 million albums.
Country music superstar Carrie Underwood posted the first close-up fans have seen of her face on Instagram Sunday afternoon since injuring her face and wrist a year ago. This year marks his very first nomination for entertainer of the year, where he will battle Garth Brooks, Urban, both Bryan and Aldean, who has won the honour the past two years. Revealed presenters for the event include Drew Brees, Ashton Kutcher, Nancy O'Dell, Rebecca Romijn, Sugarland member Jennifer Nettles with Kristian Bush, Keifer Sutherland and Lindsey Vonn. Those up for Song of the Year this year are the songs "Body Like a Back Road", "Female", "Tin Man", and "Whiskey and You".