All-Star Performances from the 2018 CMA Awards

Carrie Underwood, Brad Paisley, Thomas Rhett and More Ignite Country's Biggest Night

Check out scenes from the 52nd annual CMA Awards. Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley hosted the 2018 ceremony live from Nashville on Wednesday (Nov. 14).

  • Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood and Mason Ramsey open the show.

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  • Luke Bryan performs “What Makes You Country” with Chris Janson, Ashley McBryde, Luke Combs, Lindsay Ell and Jon Pardi.

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  • Jason Aldean and Miranda Lambert perform “Drowns the Whiskey.”

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  • Thomas Rhett performs “Life Changes.”

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  • Dan + Shay performs “Tequila.”

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  • Carrie Underwood performs “Love Wins.”

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  • Brett Young performs “Mercy.”

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  • Ricky Skaggs performs with Brad Paisley, Marty Stuart, Sierra Hull, Keith Urban, John Osborne and Carson Peters.

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  • Midland performs “East Bound and Down.”

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  • Old Dominion perform “Hotel Key.”

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  • Keith Urban performs “Never Comin’ Down.”

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  • Luke Combs performs “She Got the Best of Me.”

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  • Pistol Annies performs “Got My Name Changed Back.”

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  • Kacey Musgraves

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  • Eric Church performs “Desperate Man.”

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  • Florida Georgia Line and Bebe Rexha perform “Meant to Be.”

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Lauren Tingle is a Tennessean and storyteller who eats music for breakfast, lunch and dinner. When she’s not writing or rocking out, she enjoys yoga and getting lost in the great outdoors.