Carrie Underwood was a big winner at this year's American Music Awards. The 49th Annual American Music Awards were held on November 21, 2021, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. The awards recognizes the most popular artists, singles and albums of 2021. Underwood was also named Favorite Inspirational Artist, a new title for her at the awards show. Early in the year, she dropped My Savior, a 13-track gospel album made up predominantly of traditional hymns.
In the inspirational category, Underwood competed with CAIN, Elevation Worship, Lauren Daigle, and Zach Williams. On top of that, Underwood also brought home the title of Favorite Female Country Artist, an award she's won many times in the past, including an uninterrupted hot streak between 2014 and 2019. During the broadcast, she'll take the stage with Jason Aldean to perform their chart-topping duet, "If I Didn't Love You."