Your favorite country artists are coming together (again) to heat up the red carpet at the 2023 CMT Music Awards and we are here 👏 for 👏 it 👏!
Taking place at the Moody Center in Austin, Texas tonight (April 2) for the first time ever, the official kick-off event for the CMT Music Awards has a star-studded lineup of nominees, performers and presenters who are posing for photos in killer looks before the big show that fans can catch beginning at 8PM ET/PT on CBS.
The CMTMAs will feature performances from Alanis Morissette + Lainey Wilson, Ingrid Andress, Madeline Edwards, and Morgan Wade, who will be celebrating 10th anniversary of CMT “Next Women of Country;” Blake Shelton; Carly Pearce; Carrie Underwood; Cody Johnson; Gary Clark, Jr., who will be paying tribute to Stevie Ray Vaughan; Gwen Stefani + Carly Pearce; Jelly Roll; Kane Brown + Katelyn Brown; Keith Urban; Kelsea Ballerini; Lainey Wilson; Lynyrd Skynyrd, who will be paying tribute with Billy Gibbons, Chuck Leavell, Cody Johnson, Paul Rodgers, Slash & Warren Haynes + LeAnn Rimes & Wynonna Judd as honorary “Honkettes;” The Black Crowes + Darius Rucker; Tyler Hubbard; and Wynonna Judd + Ashley McBryde. The RAM Trucks Side Stage will feature performances from Avery Anna; Chapel Hart; Jackson Dean; Lily Rose; Megan Moroney; and Nate Smith, and Carly Pearce; Carrie Underwood; Charles Esten; Darius Rucker; Dixie D’Amelio; Dustin Lynch; HARDY; Ian Bohen; Jen Landon; Jon Pardi; LeAnn Rimes; Madison Bailey; Max Thieriot; Megan Thee Stallion; Noah Schnapp; Parker McCollum; Peter Frampton; Shania Twain; Steve Howey and Travis Kelce are expected to present awards to the big winners later this evening. Additionally, Shania Twain will receive the CMT Equal Pay Award during the live show.
2023 CMT Music Awards: Winners’ List
Co-hosted by Kelsea Ballerini and Kane Brown, the 2023 CMT Music Awards air LIVE from the Moody Center in Austin TONIGHT, April 2nd @ 8PM ET on CBS and Paramount+.
Click through the gallery to see all of the red carpet arrivals from the 2023 CMT Music Awards…
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