Behind-the-Scenes Highlights From the 2019 CMT Music Awards

With 22 performances and just 8 award presentations, CMT truly made their annual awards show a party. And while much of the fun did take place on one of the show’s multiple stages, some of the most fun moments took place off of the television cameras. It looked like Carrie Underwood and Mike Fisher arrived … Read more

Tanya Tucker’s “Delta Dawn” Stole the Show at The CMT Music Awards

Tanya Tucker Brandi Carlile sing Delta Dawn at CMT Music Awards

Fans who wanted to hear some good ole traditional country music at the CMT Music Awards Wednesday night (June 5) got their wish when Tanya Tucker hit the stage to sing her 1972 hit “Delta Dawn” with Brandi Carlile. [RELATED: Tanya Tucker Writes Open Letter Against Zoo After Disturbing Visit] Introduced by Little Big Town’s Kimberly … Read more

Carrie Underwood, Luke Combs and More Nominated for 2019 CMT Music Awards

Carrie Underwood CMT Music Awards Nominations Maren Morris

The nominations are in.  Artists vying for the 2019 CMT Music Awards have been revealed and Brothers Osborne, Maren Morris, Miranda Lambert and Zac Brown Band lead the pack with three nominations each. Carrie Underwood’s “Cry Pretty” video and Luke Combs’ “She Got the Best of Me” video are only 2 of the 14 videos … Read more

Watch Carrie Underwood’s Stunning Rendition of “Cry Pretty” on the Grand Ole Opry Stage

Carrie Underwood Opry performance

Carrie Underwood is gearing up for the release of her sixth studio album, Cry Pretty, on September 21, but prior to the release, Carrie made the rounds with one stunning performance of the title track after another. Since the television debut of the “Cry Pretty” at the ACM Awards in April, we’ve gotten to see … Read more

Blake Shelton is Gushing Over RaeLynn’s Cover of “Drink On It” and We Can’t Blame Him

It’s no secret that Blake Shelton loves RaeLynn— in fact, he’s stated before that she’s his favorite “The Voice” contestant of all-time.  As part of the CMT Music Awards, RaeLynn took Blake Shelton’s hit song “Drink On It” and turned it into her own soulful ballad— and it was flawless. Even Blake Shelton himself agreed, … Read more

Katy Perry Gives Newcomer Abby Anderson’s “Make Him Wait” Her Seal of Approval

Abby Anderson CMT Awards red carpet

When you’re a new artist, you’re always hoping that your music gets out to the masses and your message is heard. Well, newcomer Abby Anderson has proof that her music is being heard. The Texas native received an out of the blue phone call from pop star and “American Idol” judge Katy Perry, simply to … Read more

Little Big Town Heats Things Up With Sizzling New Single “Summer Fever”

Little Big Town Summer Fever

The calendar may not say it’s summer, but the temperatures are already registering HOT in much of the United States. It’s also shaping up to be a sizzling hot season for country music, and Little Big Town isn’t about to let this summer of fun pass without their own musical offering, “Summer Fever.” Co-written by … Read more

Lauren Alaina Got to Sing With the Backstreet Boys After the CMT Music Awards and Promptly Freaked Out

It was a fun-filled night at the 2018 CMT Music Awards— but from the looks of it, Lauren Alaina probably had the most fun out of anyone.  Lauren took to Instagram to share what might be the best video of all-time— her singing “Everybody” with the one and only Backstreet Boys.  “Them: Lauren, what are some … Read more

Blake Shelton Thanks Rascal Flatts for “Absolutely Nothing” During CMT Awards Speech

Blake Shelton CMT Awards

It was another big night for country music when Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena hosted the annual CMT Music Video Awards on June 6, and Blake Shelton came out with the evening’s most coveted award, Video of the Year, for “I’ll Name the Dogs.” But prior to that, Blake also received the trophy for Male Video of … Read more

27 Must-See Looks From 2018 CMT Awards Gray Carpet

The 2018 CMT Awards took place Wednesday night at Bridgestone Arena in downtown Nashville, just one day before CMA Fest officially kicks off on June 7. The video awards show, has stars vying for the best video of the year in several categories including Male and Female Video of the Year. Stars strutted their stuff … Read more

Blake Shelton Joined Hoda Kotb on “Today” and Hoda Said It Was Her “Favorite Day Ever”

We all love the “Sexiest Man Alive,” Blake Shelton, but not more than Hoda Kotb does!  In preparation for the 2018 CMT Must Awards, Blake Shelton co-hosted “Today” live from Nashville at his 5-story Old Red Restaurant. Hoda was excited to introduce Blake and, after he begged to get a word in, he said sitting … Read more

Florida Georgia Line, Jason Aldean, Carrie Underwood and More Added To CMT Awards Performers Lineup

CMT Awards FGL Jason Aldean and Carrie Underwood

CMT has announced the next round of performers who will be taking the stag at the CMT Awards on June 6. Carrie Underwood, Dan + Shay, Florida Georgia Line and more have been added to already impressive lineup.