First Look: Carrie Underwood’s Xmas special

(Carrie Underwood’s Xmas special premieres 12/3)

HBO Max debuted today the trailer for Carrie Underwood’s new music special My Gift: A Christmas Special From Carrie Underwood. In the Max Original, Underwood performs a combination of beloved traditional favorites celebrating the joy and hopefulness of the holiday, as well as new original material from her first ever full-length Christmas album My Gift, which was released earlier this fall.

On the special, she is accompanied by her band, as well as a live orchestra and choir, conducted by Underwood’s longtime friend, Emmy® Award-winning musical director Rickey Minor. 

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The special features many heartfelt moments and performances, including a duet with John Legend, singing Hallelujah, an original song he co-wrote with Toby Gad, which appears on her My Gift album. Viewers will also get an inside look behind the scenes of Underwood recording Little Drummer Boy with her five-year-old son Isaiah. 

My Gift: A Christmas Special From Carrie Underwood is produced by Playtone and will be available to stream starting Thursday, Dec. 3 on HBO Max.

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