And we're off!
Wednesday marked the 50th CMA Awards — and all of country music (and Beyoncé!) showed up in Nashville to kick up their heels!
Naturally, Twitter had a lot to say in response to the night's biggest moments!
We've gathered all of the best reactions to catch you up on highlights from the red carpet and show (below)!
When Carrie Underwood showed up to co-host the show looking like a bonafide southern belle:
When Miranda Lambert showed up with her beau Anderson East on her arm:
Everyone finding out Queen Bey would be taking the stage:
Everyone seemed to LOVE the opening bit featuring nearly every country singer ever, especially Randy Travis' emotional return to the stage since his stroke last year:
People were happy classic country definitely made its return:
Mostly, a lot of people were just waiting for Beyoncé:
Maren Morris was getting a lot of love after performing My Church and then taking home Best New Artist:
Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood. Enough said.
The kings of country Alan Jackson and George Strait:
The obvious favorite moment of the night… BEY:
Everybody loves Dolly Parton, of course — which is exactly why she was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award:
And the final moment of the night… Taylor Swift's appearance to announce the Entertainer of the Year award to Garth!
And that's all, folks! See y'all next time!
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