Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley's Best Hosting Moments at the 2017 CMA Awards

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 Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood, 2017 CMA Awards, Show

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Oh, what an evening! 

The 2017 CMA Awards winners have been named, the performers have rocked the stage and the pink carpet noticed loads of unforgettable fashion moments, however how ’bout one other spherical of applause for Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley?

The singers returned to co-host the 51st annual ceremony for the tenth consecutive yr, no small feat for a duo as extremely-gifted as Carrie and Brad! As per traditional, we misplaced monitor of Underwood’s many, many outfit modifications and there have been loads of uplifting moments and laughs to go round. 

With out additional ado, listed here are their greatest internet hosting moments!

 Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood, 2017 CMA Awards

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An Opening to Encourage

Proper off the bat, Carrie and Brad acknowledged the quite a few occasions which have threatened the business, together with the Las Vegas Bloodbath and pure disasters that tore by means of the south. “This has been a yr marked by tragedy, impacting so many in our nation music household,” Underwood shared, as Paisley added, “Tonight is devoted to all these we have misplaced and all these nonetheless therapeutic. We love you and we’ll always remember you. 

Earlier than Trump Cheats… err… Tweets

After joking they weren’t allowed to the touch politics this yr, Carrie and Brad took a playful dig at President Donald Trump with a track to the tune of her hit music “Earlier than He Cheats.” 

The duo sang, “It is enjoyable to observe that is for positive, till little rocket man begins a nuclear struggle. Perhaps subsequent time he’ll assume earlier than he tweets…”

Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood, 2017 CMA Awards, Show

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Nashville’s Subsequent Huge Health Development:

Questioning how Brad and Carrie acquired in such a fantastic form for his or her co-internet hosting stint? They chock it as much as this little factor they name goat yoga! Throughout their fan PasileyWood Q&A, footage of the pair understanding with a child goat performed on the large display.

“These aren’t chocolate coated raisins,” Underwood teased after revealing the coaching sesh went down in Little Massive City‘s dressing room. “You are gonna wanna maintain your footwear on in there.”

Carrie Underwood, 2017 CMA Awards, Show

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Not a Dry Eye within the Home:

Towards the top of the telecast, Carrie took the stage with an extremely shifting efficiency devoted to nation music stars who handed away in 2017, in addition to the fifty eight killed by a gunman on the Route ninety one Harvest Pageant in early October. She carried out “Softly and Tenderly,” and struggled to carry again tears whereas the victims’ named and photographs have been displayed.

And All These Outfits!

We have already talked about Carrie’s rotating wardrobe of sequined jumpsuits, bedazzled robes and downright beautiful outfits, however this yr’s seems to be have been significantly main. So main, in truth, that we’re tipping our hat to Underwood’s 2017 ensembles. Verify them out for your self. 

Till subsequent yr, you two!

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