Carrie Underwood Posts First Close-Up Facial Photo Since 'Gruesome' Accident

ACM Awards: Miranda Lambert and Kelsea Ballerini are leggy

The ACMs will air live on CBS.

A big night for country music, as artists return to Las Vegas for the 53rd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS: Chris Stapleton is leading the nominations this year, with a total of five.

Carrie Underwood revealed on her blog that she needed 40 to 50 stitches on her face after falling outside her Nashville home in November.

The goal for this year's award show is effectively the same as every other year before it: To try and entertain in however way possible.

Getting ready for her performance at Sunday night's Academy of Country Music Awards, singer Carrie Underwood has released another photograph on Instagram showing her in rehearsals.

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The Texas native has won 29 ACM Awards throughout her career and goes into this year's ceremony tied with Brooks & Dunn for the title of the winningest artist in ACM history. If she wins, it will be her ninth consecutive win in this category; she is the current record holder for most consecutive wins in the Female Vocalist of the Year category. Not only were fans excited to see Underwood was making new music again, but they were also happy to see was once again sharing a photo of herself on social media again as she has kept selfies and pictures to a minimum since her fall. If she wins, it would be the Chockie native's eighth victory in the category.

Another tough category is Vocal Duo of the Year. Meanwhile, Carrie Underwood, Jason Aldean, Miranda Lambert, Thomas Rhett, Alan Jackson, and Keith Urban are among some of the most notable performers.

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The nominees in this category are Brothers Osborne, Dan+Shay, Florida Georgia Line, LoCash, Tim and Faith McGraw.

Expect to see a number of familiar faces presenting like "The Ranch" stars Sam Elliott and Ashton Kutcher, Kiefer Sutherland, "The Talk" host Eve, Olympic Alpine Skier Lindsey Vonn, actress Rebecca Romijn, and New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees.

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