“We wanted it to be artful and dramatic,” Underwood told reporters backstage. “I just like to stand still and sing sometimes, so this seemed like the best way I could do that and still create something visually attention-capturing.” On the technology behind it, she was a little more tight-lipped, saying “I guess I probably shouldn’t tell my secret, should I?”
She performed her Grammy winning song in the dress that had to be approved by everyone from Carrie herself to a technical team doing the vivid light show on her dress. The dress was gorgeous on its own but to see it light up like that was an amazing sight. Twitter response has been so positive we have to call this one a success.