The second annual iHeartRadio Country Festival included superstar performances, crowd surfing by Darius Rucker and a guy with a bad haircut performing at the after-party.
Rucker and Jennifer Nettles hosted Saturday’s (May 2) concert at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin. The festival included performances by Tim McGraw, Brad Paisley, Rascal Flatts, Brantley Gilbert, Little Big Town, Dierks Bentley, Justin Moore, The Band Perry, Sam Hunt and Tyler Farr, along with special guest appearances by CMT’s Cody Alan, Big & Rich, Bobby Bones, Big & Rich, Cody Alan, Brooklyn Decker, Craig Robinson, Eric Decker and Jessie James Decker.
The event was broadcast live on iHeartMedia’s country radio stations across the U.S. and will be televised as a two-hour TV special airing May 27 on NBC.
Here are some photos from the concert, backstage and even the mysterious stranger commanding the stage at the after-party.
Tim McGraw and Cody Alan
The Band Perry
Little Big Town
Jennifer Nettles and Darius Rucker
Darius Rucker Goes Surfing