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:
Congrats to @carrieunderwood on her cmt video of the year and amazing performance. Perfect bday gift!!— Mike Fisher ( @mikefisher1212) 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:
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