During last night’s CMT Music Awards, the biggest stars in country music took to Twitter to give fans everywhere a taste of Southern soul. Through glimpses into backstage beauty routines or Vine videos of performers expressing thanks to their fans, viewers were transported to Nashville for the night.
Performances by @CarrieUnderwood, @TaylorSwift13, @Nelly_Mo and @HunterHayes sparked the top moments conversation on Twitter during the show; headliners saw congratulatory Tweets from fellow musicians:
@CarrieUnderwood’s moving tribute to the recent Oklahoma tornado victims touched hearts:
— Dustin Lynch (@dustinlynch)June 6, 2013
Congrats to @carrieunderwood on her cmt video of the year and amazing performance. Perfect bday gift!!
— Mike Fisher (@mikefisher1212)June 6, 2013
— Mac Powell (@macpowell)June 6, 2013
CMT Awards performers also used Vine to give fans a glimpse into what it takes to get ready to take the stage:
— Lady Antebellum (@ladyantebellum)June 6, 2013
— Charlie Worsham (@charlieworsham)June 5, 2013
As the night concluded, award winners and nominees used Twitter to thanks fans and wrap-up their memorable Nashville night.
What a great night! :) thanks, for making this happen! You all are so good to me…WOW! :) pic.twitter.com/EYDbSBCrZb
— Carrie Underwood (@carrieunderwood)June 6, 2013
For those asking my twitter picture is the “I just won a CMT award” dance!!!
— Blake Shelton (@blakeshelton)June 6, 2013
Wow!!! You all have blown us away! Love ya’ll. #CMTAWARDS
— Florida Georgia Line (@FLAGALine)June 6, 2013
— Joe Nichols (@JoeNichols)June 6, 2013
— Joe Diffie (@JoeDiffieOnline)June 6, 2013