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Beyoncé Performing at Country Music Awards

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Last night the Country Music Awards was broadcasted with a rumor Beyoncé would be making an performance during the show. Of course this set the internet on ablaze when it actually happened. She hit the stage backed by the Dixie Chicks who are not new to the world of controversy.

They have been targeted by conservative critics for implementing politics into their performances.  The two teamed up for a rendition of Queen Bey's track from Lemonade titled Daddy Lessons. View below to watch for yourself.

The night's winner's can be found below:

Entertainer of the Year: Garth Brooks
Male Vocalist of the Year: Chris Stapleton
Musician of the Year: Dann Huff
Female Vocalist of the Year: Carrie Underwood
Pinnacle Award: Kenny Chesney
Vocal Group of the Year: Little Big Town
Vocal Duo of the Year: Brothers Osbourne
Album of the Year: Eric Church -- "Mr. Misunderstood"
New Artist of the Year: Maren Morris
Song of the Year: Lori McKenna -- "Humble and Kind"
Single of the Year: Thomas Rhett -- "Die a Happy Man"
Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award: Dolly Parton
Music Video of the Year: Chris Stapleton and Tim Mattia -- "Fire Away"
Musical Event of the Year: Dierks Bentley and Elle King -- "Different for Girls"

The performance has to be a great boost to the country genre as a whole as music continues to bring worlds together. The Queen and the Dixie Chicks put on another great example of how this can be executed!

Updated: 11/2/2016

I can't recall any day I ever had to take a double look at a posting concerning country music. Sorry just not my flavor but when I just read that Beyoncé would be performing during the 50th Annual Country Music Awards tonight airing on ABC 8pm EST I went searching for my Lawry seasoning. This has got to be some historic milestone somewhere. 

Having a superstar pop artist take the stage at the event isn't the first time. Justin Timberlake performed with Chris Stapleton before which gained great attention. Nevertheless the Queen Bey taking the light I'm sure has the internet going craze. What could the grammy-winning star perform? She could duet with a country star on, or do a solo performance of, a country classic considering this is the biggest night for the genre. Beyoncé's ties to Texas should come in to play and nevertheless be a stellar performance. She does have a country themed record from Lemonade titled "Daddy Lessons."

I know I'm excited just to see the powers that be recognize the Queen in a light where she has the ultimate crossover appeal and will make the best of it.

What are your thoughts? Will you tune in tonight?

Source: ABC Online & CNN

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