Underwood took the stage to perform an old favorite with Top 5 and to perform her new track, “Cry Pretty.” She also mentored the Idol hopefuls and said she saw a lot of herself in them. Underwood won the fourth season of the singing competition. Since then she’s won Grammys and ACM Awards. She’s also gone on to become the “most successful” Idol winner ever, as Ryan Seacrest mentioned during the show.
Fans were so excited to see Underwood back on the Idol stage and they took to Twitter to express their excitement. See the best tweets about Underwood’s return to Idol below. As a bonus, scroll to the end to see her perform “Cry Pretty” during the show.
can i vote for carrie underwood to win american idol again
— inactive (@joycebaers) May 14, 2018
— argie (@argieeeeee) May 14, 2018
— Jill Fitzpatrick (@JillyFitz8) May 14, 2018
— Yancey Cox (@yanc1220) May 14, 2018
— Danielle Clay (@dclaycoaching) May 14, 2018