2014 CMA Fest: Nightly Concerts at LP Field Recap – Day 3

2014+CMA+Festival+Day+3+7QyUltdEqG5lThe2014 CMA Music Festivalcontinues with a star-studded lineup at LP Field on Saturday evening (June 7) in Nashville, Tenn.

Night 3 included performances bySara Evans,Little Big Town, Darius Rucker,Florida Georgia Line, andKeith Urban. Chris Young cancelled his performance due to a kitchen knife accident that needed surgery.

Sara Evansopened the show performing hit after hit including “Born To Fly,” “As If,” “A Little Bit Stronger,” “Slow Me Down,” and “A Real Place to Start.”

Little Big Town followed Sarah Evans with the drum-banging hit “Little White Church.” Other songs the band performed throughout their set included “Tornado,” “Day Drinkin’,” “Boondocks,” and “Pontoon.”

Darius Rucker pumped up the crowd by performing“Alright,” “This,” “Radio,” and “Comeback Song.” Dariusalso touched back on his days as the frontman for Hootie & the Blowfish by performing I Only Wanna Be With You before leading the audience in a chorus of the Old Crow Medicine Show hit that took him to the top of the charts, Wagon Wheel.

Florida Georgia Linewas the next artist to hit the stage. The duo lit up the gloomy night by kicking off their setrapping to Itz Just What We Do. Band membersTyler HubbardandBrian Kellyperformed fan favorites such as “Round Here,” “Shine On”, and their smash hit, “Cruise.” Florida Georgia Line also performed their current single “This Is How We Roll” on the LP Field stage. Unfortunately, Luke Bryan was not on-site to perform the track with the band.

Keith Urbanclosed the third night of festivities with hits such asLong Hot Summer and We Were Us. The 46-year-old entertainer brought out special guests Karen Fairchild from Little Big Town and Florida Georgia Line to perform “We Are Us” and “You Gonna Fly” respectively.

Check out photos from Night #3 at LP Field below. Make sure to check back for more info on Night 4!


Photos: Larry Busacca/Getty Images

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.

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