A few of nation music’s largest names had been in the home for CMT’s Artists of the 12 months 2021 occasion.
On Wednesday, Oct. 13, business superstars gathered to honor 5 standout performers—Chris Stapleton, Gabby Barrett, Kane Brown, Kelsea Ballerini and Luke Combs—with a dwell ceremony from the Schermerhorn Symphony Heart in Nashville, Tenn. The artists had been honored with never-before-seen performances, pairings and particular moments.
Moreover, Garth Brooks was readily available to current a particular Artist of a Lifetime honor to Randy Travis.
Hitting the purple carpet for the festivities had been a spread of notable stars from sound and display alike, together with Mickey Guyton, Nashville alum Connie Britton and rapper Nelly. Moreover, Woman A performers Dave Haywood, Hillary Scott and Charles Kelley had been within the constructing as effectively.
“We’re honored to acknowledge these 5 unbelievable artists who’ve entertained and impressed tens of millions by way of their music this previous yr,” CMT vice chairman of manufacturing Margaret Comeaux stated beforehand in an announcement. “We look ahead to returning to the Schermerhorn with a dwell present as we rejoice the accomplishments of Chris, Kane, Kelsea, Gabby and Luke.”