2016 CMT Music Awards: Get a Peek at Rehearsals

Wednesday's Event Will Be Packed With Performances

Excitement is building around the 2016 CMT Music Awards airing live Wednesday (June 8) at 8 p.m. ET/PT from Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena. Check out rehearsal photos as your favorites perfect their performances, and tune in as Erin Andrews and J.J. Watt host this year’s star-studded event.

Luke Bryan

NASHVILLE, TN - JUNE 06:  Recording artist Luke Bryan performs onstage during the 2016 CMT Music Awards - Rehearsals Day 1 at Bridgestone Arena on June 6, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee.  (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for CMT) Mike Coppola/Getty Images

Thomas Rhett

NASHVILLE, TN - JUNE 07:  Singer-songwriter Thomas Rhett performs on stage during rehearsals at Bridgestone Arena on June 7, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee.  (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for CMT) Mike Coppola/Getty Images

Jason Aldean

NASHVILLE, TN - JUNE 07:  Singer-songwriter Jason Aldean performs on stage during rehearsals at Bridgestone Arena on June 7, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee.  (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for CMT) Mike Coppola/Getty Images

Dierks Bentley and Elle King

NASHVILLE, TN - JUNE 07:  Singers Elle King (L) and Dierks Bentley perform on stage during rehearsals at Bridgestone Arena on June 7, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee.  (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for CMT) Mike Coppola/Getty Images

Florida Georgia Line

NASHVILLE, TN - JUNE 07:  Tyler Hubbard (L) and Brian Kelley of Florida Georgia Line, perform on stage during rehearsals at Bridgestone Arena on June 7, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee.  (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for CMT) Mike Coppola/Getty Images

Cam

NASHVILLE, TN - JUNE 07:  Singer Cam performs on stage during rehearsals at Bridgestone Arena on June 7, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee.  (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for CMT) Mike Coppola/Getty Images

Brothers Osborne

NASHVILLE, TN - JUNE 06:  John Osborne (L) and T.J. Osborne (R) of musical group Brothers Osborne perform onstage during the 2016 CMT Music Awards - Rehearsals Day 1 at Bridgestone Arena on June 6, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee.  (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for CMT) Mike Coppola/Getty Images

LOCASH

NASHVILLE, TN - JUNE 06:  Preston Brust and Chris Lucas of musical group LoCash perform onstage during the 2016 CMT Music Awards - Rehearsals Day 1 at Bridgestone Arena on June 6, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee.  (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for CMT) Mike Coppola/Getty Images

Michael Ray

NASHVILLE, TN - JUNE 06:  Recording artist Michael Ray performs onstage during the 2016 CMT Music Awards - Rehearsals Day 1 at Bridgestone Arena on June 6, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee.  (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for CMT) Mike Coppola/Getty Images

Erin Andrews and J.J. Watt

NASHVILLE, TN - JUNE 07:  Sportscaster Erin Andrews and football player J.J. Watt speak on stage during rehearsals at Bridgestone Arena on June 7, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee.  (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for CMT) Mike Coppola/Getty Images

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