Backstage at the CMT Artists of the Year 2021
Get a peek beyond the red carpet and behind the scenes of one of country's biggest nights as Mickey Guyton, Luke Combs, Kane Brown, Lady A and more celebrate CMT Artists of the Year 2021.
CMT Artists of the Year 2021 in 60 Seconds
Relive the most memorable moments of the night, including show-stopping performances, unforgettable tributes and moving acceptance speeches, presented by GEICO.
Walker Hayes - "Fancy Like"
Walker Hayes performs his hit song "Fancy Like" at CMT Artists of the Year 2021.
Kelsea Ballerini Accepts Her Artist of the Year Honor
Kelsea Ballerini takes the stage from a sold-out concert in Franklin, TN, to share her career wisdom and show her gratitude after being honored at CMT Artists of the Year 2021.
Kelsea Ballerini and Jonas Brothers Cover The Beatles
Jonas Brothers joins CMT Artists of the Year 2021 honoree Kelsea Ballerini onstage to cover Joe Cocker's rendition of The Beatles song "With a Little Help from My Friends."
Chris Stapleton Is Awarded an Artist of the Year Honor
CMT Artists of the Year 2021 honoree Chris Stapleton opens up about his country music career while accepting his award.
Boyz II Men and Kevin Olusola of Pentatonix - "Cold"
R&B group Boyz II Men pays tribute to CMT Artist of the Year recipient Chris Stapleton with a cover of his 2020 song "Cold," featuring Kevin Olusola from Pentatonix.
Kane Brown - "Three Wooden Crosses"
Kane Brown performs a cover of Artist of a Lifetime Randy Travis's 2002 release "Three Wooden Crosses" at the CMT Artists of the Year 2021.
Randy Travis Is Honored with the Artist of a Lifetime Award
Country music icon Randy Travis receives a standing ovation from the CMT Artists of the Year 2021 audience as he accepts the Artist of a Lifetime award alongside his wife, Mary.
Mickey Guyton Receives the Breakout Artist of the Year Award
Mickey Guyton reflects on her obstacles and path to success as a Black woman in country music as she accepts the Breakout Artist of the Year award at the CMT Artists of the Year 2021.