Backstage at The 46th CMA Awards

The 46th Annual CMA Awards was awesome! If you happened to see the event on TV you would know the little skits, the performances, the acceptance speeches were fun and an authentic display of love of music and sincerest gratitude from those who are lucky enough to have great talent.

The event like most things that week was greatly impacted by Hurricane Sandy. Many of the performers and people involved in the event were delayed and impacted by the huge storm.

Despite the despair caused by the storm the awards event carried on and very sweetly paid many tributes to those who were directly hurt by the storm. I really liked Brad Paisley’s performance of “Southern Comfort Zone” and the shout out via the Jay-Z/Alicia Keys’ song “Empire State of Mind”. [Read more…]