A few of nation music’s greatest names have 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 Middle in Nashville, Tenn. The artists have 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 purple carpet for the festivities have been a spread of notable stars from sound and display screen alike, together with Mickey Guyton, Nashville alum Connie Britton and rapper Nelly. Moreover, Lady A performers Dave Haywood, Hillary Scott and Charles Kelley have been within the constructing as properly.
“We’re honored to acknowledge these 5 unimaginable artists who’ve entertained and impressed tens of millions by way of their music this previous 12 months,” CMT vice chairman of manufacturing Margaret Comeaux mentioned beforehand in an announcement. “We sit up for returning to the Schermerhorn with a dwell present as we have fun the accomplishments of Chris, Kane, Kelsea, Gabby and Luke.”