‘American Idol’ spoilers: Carrie Underwood and Mother’s Day songs by Top 5 on May 13

Carrie Underwood, the most successful winner of “American Idol” ever, returns to the show that launched her on May 13. The season four champ will mentor the five contestants — Gabby Barrett, Cade Foehner, Caleb Lee Hutchinson, Maddie Poppe and Michael J. Woodard — still in contention for the season 16 title. She will give each of them advice on how to sing one of her biggest hits. We have found out the titles of those five songs, as well as the names of the tunes that the artists will sing in honor of it being Mother’s Day on Sunday.

Scroll down to find out which songs your favorites will be singing on this episode, which will be airing live nationwide. This two-hour telecast, which kicks off at 5 p.m. PT/8 p.m. ET, will end with the elimination of two artists. Be sure to vote for your personal pick at the bottom of this post. And sound off on this ABC revival of “American Idol” hosted by Ryan Seacrest in the comments section.

SEE ‘American Idol’ Top 5: How to vote for your favorite artist of Season 16 on ABC

Gabby Barrett
Carrie Underwood song: “Last Name”
Album: “Carnival Ride”
Release Date: April 7, 2008
Awards: Grammy for Best Female Country Vocal Performance

Mother’s Day song: “I Have Nothing” by Whitney Houston
Album: “The Bodyguard: Original Soundtrack Album”
Release Date: February 20, 1993
Awards: Oscar nomination for Best Original Song; lost to “A Whole New World” from “Aladdin”

Cade Foehner
Carrie Underwood song: “Undo It”
Album: “Play On”
Release Date: October 27, 2009
Awards: CMT Music Awards Video of the Year nomination; lost to “Mine” by Taylor Swift

Mother’s Day song: “Simple Man” by Lynyrd Skynyrd
Album: “Pronounced ‘Lĕh-‘nérd ‘Skin-‘nérd”
Release Date: August 13, 1973

Caleb Lee Hutchinson
Carrie Underwood song: “So Small”
Album: “Carnival Ride”
Release Date: August 14, 2007
Awards: CMT Music Awards Female Video of the Year nomination; lost to “Our Song” by Taylor Swft

Mother’s Day song: “Stars in Alabama” by Jamey Johnson
Album: “That Lonesome Song”
Release Date: August 5, 2008

SEE ‘American Idol’ Winners: Where Are They Now (Seasons 1 – 15)?

Maddie Poppe
Carrie Underwood song: “I Told You So” (duet with Randy Travis)
Album: “Carnival Ride”
Release Date: February 2, 2009

Mother’s Day song: “God Only Knows” by The Beach Boys
Album: “Pet Sounds”
Release Date:  July 11, 1966

Michael J. Woodard
Carrie Underwood song: “Flat on the Floor”
Album: “Carnival Ride”
Release Date: October 23, 2007

Mother’s Day song: “Still I Rise” by Yolanda Adams
Album: “Songs from the Heart”
Release Date: June 1, 2009

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