Hit Story: Chris Stapleton - "Starting Over"
CMT Artists of the Year 2021 honoree Chris Stapleton discusses the songwriting and recording process behind his track "Starting Over," and the importance of having hope through life changes.
Calling Cadence - "Good Day"
Calling Cadence fills a stripped-down stage with their hearty sound in the music video for "Good Day," a foot-stomping fusion of funk, country and rock.
Faren Rachels - "Had to Be There"
Faren Rachels sings about the pain of a parent who isn't around for their children's formative moments in the music video for her song "Had to Be There."
Blane Howard - "Boot 'N' Rally"
Blane Howard plays for a buzzing bar crowd in his music video for "Boot 'N' Rally," a catchy song about pulling yourself up by your cowboy bootstraps.
Kenny Chesney - "Beer in Mexico"
Hitmaker Kenny Chesney closes out the CMT Music Awards 2022 with a performance of his classic song "Beer in Mexico."
Miranda Lambert - "If I Was a Cowboy"
Female Video of the Year winner Miranda Lambert ponders the life of an outlaw in her performance of "If I Was a Cowboy," live at the CMT Music Awards 2022.
Kane Brown - "One Mississippi"
Cohost Kane Brown sings his hit "One Mississippi" live at the CMT Music Awards 2022.
Jimmie Allen, Monica and Little Big Town - "Pray"
Jimmie Allen, Monica and Little Big Town get together at the CMT Music Awards 2022 to perform their song "Pray."
The Judds - "Love Can Build a Bridge"
Iconic mother-daughter duo The Judds reunite at the CMT Music Awards 2022 to perform their 1990s classic "Love Can Build a Bridge" in their first TV performance in 20 years.
Cody Johnson - "'Til You Can't"
Singer-songwriter Cody Johnson performs "'Til You Can't," his tune about seizing the moment, in the heart of downtown Nashville.
Maren Morris and Ryan Hurd - "I Can't Love You Anymore"
Maren Morris and Ryan Hurd take the stage at the CMT Music Awards 2022 to sing "I Can't Love You Anymore" from Morris's album "Humble Quest."