Awwww! Let's face it; there was no way anyone was going to follow Beyoncé.
But bless Thomas Rhett's romantic heart for trying!
He performed his sweet song Die A Happy Man at the 2016 CMA Awards, giving the audience a chance to calm down after all that commotion.
All but their eyes that is, which had to remain just a lil bit watery…
Ch-ch-check out the comforting performance (above)!