Kelsea Ballerini, Photo by Catherine Powell/Getty Images for CMT

Kelsea Ballerini Takes Break From Hosting Duties For Dazzling Performance At 2024 CMT Music Awards

Posted on April 7, 2024

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Andrew Wendowski

Ballerini debuted the reimagined version of “Love Me Like You Mean It” on Friday, April 5, via Black River Entertainment.

Ronnie Dunn, Sammy Hagar, Kix Brooks, Lainey Wilson, Riley Green and Roger Clemens; Photo by Jeff Kravitz/Getty Images for CMT

Brooks & Dunn, Lainey Wilson & Sammy Hagar Honor Late Country Music Legend Toby Keith At 2024 CMT Music Awards

Posted on April 7, 2024

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Andrew Wendowski

Toby Keith died on February 5, 2024 following a battle with stomach cancer.

Jason Aldean; Photo by Catherine Powell/Getty Images for CMT

Jason Aldean Returns To CMT Music Awards For Performance of “Let Your Boys Be Country”

Posted on April 7, 2024

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Andrew Wendowski

His performance on the show follows CMT’s decision to remove his controversial “Try That In A Small Town” music video from the network’s rotation last year.

Brittney Spencer, Parker McCollum; Photo by Jeff Kravitz/Getty Images for CMT

Parker McCollum, Brittney Spencer Deliver Fiery Performance Of “Burn It Down” At 2024 CMT Music Awards

Posted on April 7, 2024

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Andrew Wendowski

McCollum and Spencer belted out the lyrics to the massive hit, igniting the stage and taking the song to new heights.

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Cody Johnson Pays Homage To The Lonestar State At 2024 CMT Music Awards With “That’s Texas”

Posted on April 7, 2024

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Andrew Wendowski

“That’s Texas” appears on Cody Johnson’s latest album, Leather, which arrived on November 3, 2023, via Warner Music Nashville.

Colt Ford, Photo Courtesy of Goldy

Colt Ford Hospitalized In ICU After Suffering Heart Attack

Posted on April 5, 2024

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Andrew Wendowski

The country singer suffered a heart attack following a concert at Dierks Bentley’s Whiskey Row in Arizona.

Sam Hunt, Photo Courtesy of Steven Alan Worster

Sam Hunt Talks ‘Locked Up’ EP, Teases Upcoming 2024 CMT Music Awards Performance And More

Posted on April 5, 2024

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Melanie Rooten

Hunt detailed his new EP, Locked Up, and discussed the project as well as teased his upcoming CMT Music Awards performance and more.

Luke Bryan, Photo Courtesy of Jim Wright

Luke Bryan Reveals “Love You, Miss You, Mean It” Was Inspired By Early Trials and Tribulations of Relationship With Wife Caroline

Posted on April 5, 2024

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Melanie Rooten

The tune is said to have Luke Bryan’s signature sound, all while kicking off a brand new era of the country crooner.

Dasha, Photo Courtesy of Acacia Evans

Dasha Plans to Transport Viewers To The Honky Tonk With “Austin” Performance At 2024 CMT Music Awards

Posted on April 5, 2024

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Andrew Wendowski

“I couldn’t be more thrilled to perform. I’m so incredibly grateful to CMT for believing in me, my music, and making my first time in Austin so iconic,” Dasha said.

Jelly Roll, Bunnie XO; Photo Courtesy of Instagram-3

Jelly Roll And Wife Bunnie XO’s Plane Makes Emergency Landing En Route To 2024 CMT Awards

Posted on April 5, 2024

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Andrew Wendowski

“Our plane we were on just stopped mid air and turned around for an emergency landing,” Bunnie XO explained.