The two performed their hit “Drunk (And I Don’t Wanna Go Home)” while donning leather jackets decorated with long pink and blue tassels.
The show is taking place at several locations across Nashville, Tenn., including the Grand Ole Opry House, Ryman Auditorium and the Bluebird Café.
Next came a performance of “Famous Friends” by Chris Young and Kane Brown.
After bouncing back from a dangerous accident, country newcomer Blanco Brown presented the first award of the evening for group of the year, which went to Old Dominion. In their speech, the group expressed pride in being nominated alongside “such bada—-.”