H.E.R. stole the present on Wednesday night time throughout a efficiency with nation music standout Chris Stapleton.
The Bay Space-native and Kentucky cowboy joined forces for a collaboration of “Maintain On” that noticed H.E.R. go off on a show-stopping guitar solo as Stapleton seemed on in amazement – with many on Twitter praising the pair for a efficiency well-delivered.
Following the efficiency, social media couldn’t include their pleasure at witnessing the crossover vary displayed by the 2 superstars.
“The expertise that we simply witnessed inside these 4 partitions has us speechless and lined in chills. @ChrisStapleton @HERMusicx #CMTAwards,” the official account for Bridgestone Area, the place the 2 carried out, wrote.
Different at-home viewers raved “it was value watching half the CMT awards simply to see H.E.R carry out with Chris Stapleton.”
One Twitter consumer even threw on their artist and repertoire and requested “so how will we get a duets album with Chris Stapleton and HER?”
“Two nice performances again to again: Chris Stapleton and HER, then the wonderful Carrie Underwood and NeedToBreathe,” wrote one other viewer, who added, “Now THAT’S extra prefer it!”
“Her and Chris Stapleton was the most effective efficiency’s of the night time!” chimed one other social media consumer.
Merely put, “Her and chris stapleton simply crushed this complete CMT s—,” wrote one extremely impressed fan who added three hearth emojis.
Stapleton additionally gave a solo effort of “Arkansas,” a efficiency he gave from a Nashville farm.
Different performances all through the star-studded night time included the trio of Woman A, who had been joined onstage by Carly Pearce and Lindsay Ell.
Ell stepped in after Gabby Barrett bowed out, citing “private circumstances.”
In the meantime, hosts Kane Brown and Kelsea Ballerini additionally graced the stage and Hailey Whitters then took the stage to sing her hit “Fillin’ My Cup.”
Nation queen Miranda Lambert additionally carried out a model of her hit “Tequila Does” round a campfire alongside Jon Randall and Jack Ingram.
Luke Bryan additionally rocked the home together with his hit, “All the way down to One.”
Each Maren Morris and Barrett had been initially set to carry out on the CMT Awards however backed out.
The present closed out with a efficiency of “Well-known Mates” by Brown and Chris Younger.
Fox Information’ Mariah Haas contributed to this report.