Best Moments From the 2022 CMT Music Awards

One of the highlights on the country music calendar took place last night: the 2022 CMT Music Awards. Kelsea Ballerini and actor Anthony Mackie hosted the star-studded event in Nashville. Upon testing positive for Covid-19, Ballerini executed her hosting duties from her home. Since its inception, this award show has proved to be unlike any other. The awards are entirely fan-voted and artists like to get more creative with their performances. To recap this exciting event, here are our picks for the most memorable moments from last night’s show.


1. Jason Aldean and Carrie Underwood Winning Video of the Year


2. Carrie Underwood Performs “Ghost Story”


3. Thomas Rhett and Riley Green Performs “Half Of Me”


4. Miranda Lambert Winning Female Video of the Year


5. Kelsea Ballerini Debuts "HEARTFIRST" from her Home


6. Carly Pearce Performs “Diamondback”


7. Mickey Guyton and Black Pumas Performs “Colors”


8. Maddie & Tae Winning Duo/Group Video of the Year


9. Cody Johnson Performs “Till You Can’t”


10. Cole Swindell and Lainey Wilson Performs “Never Say Never” in the Rain


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