Carrie Underwood Surprises Fans with Major Career New

Underwood is returning to her roots! Star shocked fans with an interesting career update commemorating her famed spot.

Instead of performing, the singer will host American Idol.

The former contestant will mentor the Top 5 finalists in the second-to-last episode of the season.

Carrie will mentor live from Las Vegas during her Reflection engagement at Resort Worlds, according to American Idol.

Post caption: "Well, here's a dream come true!" In the announcement photo, the singer wears only a glittering denim button down while wind blows her hair away.

She wrote, "Can't wait!" to return to a location she loves. Fans gushed in the comments: "Congrats, Carrie! The key thing is that it offers you satisfaction and delight,"

"They will now be coached by the BEST," and "SO awesome that you STILL give back to AI after all your success!" You're the perfect mentor for these kids because you've done everything right!"

The current broadcast of American Idol was marred by two competitors testing positive for COVID-19. Carrie will join at a difficult time.

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