Editor’s note: An all-new CMT Hot 20 Countdown airing May 5-6 at 9 a.m. ET will have exclusive footage from Stagecoach 2018.
The Stagecoach music festival wrapped another sold-out year in Indio, Calif. with 80,000 fans in attendance for the 2018 festival.
The three-day event (April 27-29) offered performances by more than 40 live acts representing all styles of country music, including mainstream, Americana and southern rock.
Highlights from the weekend included Sunday’s (April 29) finale by the CMA’s reigning entertainer of the year Garth Brooks with a special appearance by Trisha Yearwood. Keith Urban wrapped his Graffiti U album release week with a headlining performance on Saturday (April 28). Florida Georgia Line’s Tyler Hubbard and Brian Kelley on Friday (April 27) welcomed onstage surprise guest Jason Derulo and the “yodeling kid,” Mason Ramsey. The 11-year-old is now a new recording artist with Atlantic Records and Big Loud after his performance of Hank Williams’ “Lovesick Blues” at a Kentucky Walmart went viral online.
The event also included performances by Kelsea Ballerini, Brothers Osborne, Brandy Clark, Lindsay Ell, the Georgia Satellites, Jason Isbell and The 400 Unit, Cody Jinks, Gordon Lightfoot, Ronnie Milsap, Molly Hatchet, Kacey Musgraves, Carly Pearce, Tanya Tucker, Aaron Watson and Dwight Yoakam.
Enjoy scenes from Stagecoach 2018:
Florida Georgia LineJason Kempin/Getty Images for StagecoachChristopher Polk/Getty Images for Stagecoach
Florida Georgia Line and Mason RamseyChristopher Polk/Getty Images for StagecoachChristopher Polk/Getty Images for Stagecoach
Mason RamseyChristopher Polk/Getty Images for Stagecoach
Florida Georgia Line and Jason DeruloKevin Winter/Getty Images for Stagecoach
Keith UrbanKevin Winter/Getty Images for Stagecoach
Kacey MusgravesChristopher Polk/Getty Images for StagecoachChristopher Polk/Getty Images for Stagecoach
Jake OwenChristopher Polk/Getty Images for StagecoachChristopher Polk/Getty Images for Stagecoach
Kelsea BalleriniKevin Winter/Getty Images for StagecoachKevin Winter/Getty Images for Stagecoach
Kane BrownKevin Winter/Getty Images for Stagecoach
Colter WallFrazer Harrison/Getty Images for Stagecoach
Aaron WatsonKevin Winter/Getty Images for Stagecoach
Runaway June and Guy FieriJason Kempin/Getty Images for Stagecoach
Ashley McBrydeason Kempin/Getty Images for Stagecoach
Lillie MaeFrazer Harrison/Getty Images for Stagecoach
Jade JacksonFrazer Harrison/Getty Images for Stagecoach
Kendell Marvel and Cody JinksJason Kempin/Getty Images for Stagecoach
Carly PearceJason Kempin/Getty Images for Stagecoach
Ronnie MilsapFrazer Harrison/Getty Images for Stagecoach
Brothers OsborneKevin Winter/Getty Images for Stagecoach
Jason IsbellFrazer Harrison/Getty Images for Stagecoach
Tyler ChildersFrazer Harrison/Getty Images for Stagecoach
MidlandJason Kempin/Getty Images for StagecoachJason Kempin/Getty Images for StagecoachJason Kempin/Getty Images for Stagecoach
Delta RaeJason Kempin/Getty Images for Stagecoach
Nikki LaneMatt Cowan/Getty Images for Stagecoach
Gordon LightfootFrazer Harrison/Getty Images for Stagecoach
Brandy ClarkFrazer Harrison/Getty Images for Stagecoach
The Georgia SatellitesFrazer Harrison/Getty Images for Stagecoach
Lindsay EllKevin Winter/Getty Images for Stagecoach
Joshua HedleyJason Kempin/Getty Images for Stagecoach
Jade BirdMatt Cowan/Getty Images for Stagecoach
Kendell MarvelJason Kempin/Getty Images for Stagecoach
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