August 22, 2014 - 10:23 BST hellomagazine.com Kelly Clarkson takes on the Ice Bucket Challenge, making her first post-baby appearance in the video on Facebook Kelly Clarkson has been dedicating her time to her newborn daughter River Rose since her arrival on 12 June, but the singer made a return to the spotlight on Thursday to take on the Ice Bucket Challenge. SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEO The new mum admitted that she was afraid of dousing herself with ice cold water, but with her husband Brandon Blackstock by her side, the couple went ahead with the fundraising challenge. "I'm really nervous," said Kelly. "I was nominated by a ton of mean people to do the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and we've been trying to do it." Kelly and her husband Brandon took on the Ice Bucket Challege Midway through the video, Kelly introduces her husband Brandon who joins her in naming those the couple nominate to do the challenge next."Narvel Blackstock, own it," says Kelly, picking on her manager, who is also her father-in-law. "Definitely Narvel Blackstock," adds Brandon, challenging his dad. Perhaps stalling for time, Kelly can then be heard saying "I hope I can lift the bucket, it's really heavy, okay, no wait, okay, one, two, three," before finally unloading the bucket of icy water and running out of shot. Post by Kelly Clarkson.