A few of nation music’s greatest 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 reside 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 available to current a particular Artist of a Lifetime honor to Randy Travis.
Hitting the crimson 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, Girl A performers Dave Haywood, Hillary Scott and Charles Kelley had been within the constructing as effectively.
“We’re honored to acknowledge these 5 unimaginable artists who’ve entertained and impressed tens of millions by means of their music this previous 12 months,” CMT vp of manufacturing Margaret Comeaux stated beforehand in a press release. “We stay up for returning to the Schermerhorn with a reside present as we rejoice the accomplishments of Chris, Kane, Kelsea, Gabby and Luke.”