Carrie Underwood Powers Through ‘Drinking Alone’ From Her Couch During ‘Our Country’ Special

Carrie Underwood performed “Drinking Alone” during the two-hour ACM Presents: Our Country televised special on Sunday (April 5). Practicing social…


Andrew Wendowski

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April 5, 2020


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Carrie Underwood; Photo courtesy CBS

Carrie Underwood performed “Drinking Alone” during the two-hour ACM Presents: Our Country televised special on Sunday (April 5).

Practicing social distancing, Underwood performed her current single from what appears to be the comfort of her living room couch with a glass of red wine beside her. This in-home performance did not stop the country superstar from showing off soaring vocals on the Cry Pretty album track.

“I’m sorry we can’t all be together in person, but I’m glad we can all find ways to be connected,” Underwood shared with fans prior to her performance. “Just remember, we’re not really alone. We are alone, together, and that is exactly how we are gonna get through this mess.”

Sporting minimal makeup and a black sweater, Underwood concluded her couch performance by raising her wine glass.

“Cheers,” she said.

“Drinking Alone” was co-written by Underwood alongside David Garcia and Brett James.

ACM Presents: Our Country aired on Sunday (April 5) at 8:00 p.m. ET on the CBS Television Network and on CBS All Access. The two-hour special also included performances from Miranda Lambert, Dierks Bentley, Darius Rucker, Lady Antebellum, Eric Church and many more. The show also showcased clips of artists’ favorite moments the ACM Awards’ 55-year history.

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Andrew Wendowski is the Founder and CEO of Music Mayhem. As a self-taught entrepreneur, he oversees content as the Editor-In-Chief for the independent brand. Wendowski, who splits time between Philadelphia, Penn., and Nashville, Tenn., has an extensive background in multimedia. Before launching Music Mayhem in 2014, he worked as a highly sought-after photojournalist and tour photographer, collaborating with such labels as Interscope Records and Republic Records. He has captured photos of some of the biggest names, including Taylor Swift, Metallica, Harry Styles, P!NK, Morgan Wallen, Carrie Underwood, The Rolling Stones, Madonna, Shania Twain, and hundreds more. Wendowski’s photos and freelance work have appeared nationwide and can be seen everywhere from ad campaigns to various publications, including Billboard and Rolling Stone. When Wendowski isn’t running Music Mayhem, he enjoys spending time at concerts, traveling, and capturing photos.