Carrie Underwood, Tim McGraw and Shania Twain led the the ACM Presents: Our Country TV particular, providing up performances from their properties to fill the spot left by the postponed 2020 ACM Awards.
Underwood, who’s up for Entertainer of the Year when the prizegiving ultimately takes place in Las Vegas later this yr, carried out her present single, Drinking Alone, from her couch after encouraging followers to search out new methods to assist one another and stay sturdy during the coronavirus disaster.
“Just remember, we’re not really alone,” she stated. “We are alone, together, and that is exactly how we are gonna get through this mess.”
McGraw supplied up an acoustic model of his hit Humble and Kind, whereas Shania hit the stables to sing Honey, I’m Home and Man! I Feel Like a Woman to her pet horse and canine.
“These are crazy times, but we’re gonna do what we always do and pull together to get through it,” Twain stated. “Because, let’s face it, we’re all in this together.”
There was additionally a spotlight from the three stars of Lady Antebellum, who teamed up just about to carry out What I’m Leaving For.
The trio was joined by their children, with Charles Kelley’s son Ward and Dave Hayward’s child Cash each making appearances.
Hillary Scott launched their contribution by stating, “This song is about walking out of your house and leaving your family to do what you know you’re called to do, which right now is not an easy thing.”
And previous to the principle show, Chris Young served up a tribute to Joe Diffie, who misplaced his life to the killer virus on 29 March, performing the late singer’s 1994 country primary Pickup Man.
The show additionally featured at-home performances from Luke Bryan, who devoted Most People Are Good to the medical professionals treating COVID-19 victims, Thomas Rhett, Eric Church, and Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani, who teamed as much as sing Nobody But You from the country star’s Oklahoma pad.