06/07/2014 at 01:00 PM EDT
had surgery Friday on a deep gash to his hand.
The "Who I Am with You" crooner, who accidentally cut his left hand
with a kitchen knife on Thursday, underwent the procedure at a Nashville hospital to repair damaged tendons, his rep tells PEOPLE.
The 28-year-old injured himself while making a late-night snack at home after attending his 13th annual fan club party aboard the General Jackson showboat in Nashville.
While Young "is expected to fully heal and will return to playing guitar following his recovery and rehabilitation," he will be unable to perform his scheduled set at LP Field on Saturday night at the CMA Music Festival.
That's some intuition