‘American Idol’ runner-up Lauren Alaina will perform ‘My Grown Up Christmas List’ during next month’s ‘CMA Country Christmas’ special on ABC. The show was taped last Thursday in Nashville, and a fan video captured the Lauren singing the song  first made famous by Amy Grant.

Jennifer Nettles hosted the special. Alaina begins her segment seated alongside Jennifer and a group of children. The special, which premieres on Dec. 1 at 9PM ET .

“I feel like Christmas came early for me this year,” Alaina says, “but if Santa Claus wants to bring me some makeup I don’t think I’ll argue with him.” The big man does indeed have a tough task in topping the ‘Georgia Peaches’ singer’s year that’s included reality show fame, a recording contract, a tour of the country and a fire engine red Ford Mustang.

. Scotty McCreery, Rascal Flatts, Vince Gill, Keith Urban and Faith Hill are among the other performers on the special. MJSBigBlog reports that it will air again on Dec. 17.

Watch Lauren Alaina Sing ‘My Grown Up Christmas List’

Source: tasteofcountry.com