2017 CMA Awards: See Jessie James Decker, Scottie McCreery and More Country Music Royalty

Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley co-host the 51st annual extravaganza for their 10th time tonight

By McKenna Aiello Nov 08, 2017 11:33 PMTags
Jessie James Decker, 2017 CMA AwardsEvan Agostini/Invision/AP

We hear there's a party going down in Nashville tonight and you're all invited!

The 2017 Country Music Association Awards is officially off and running, as the industry's brightest stars descend upon Bridgestone Arena for a night they won't soon forget. So what is there to know about the 51st Annual extravaganza? For starters (and as has become tradition for the CMAs), Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley return to co-host the ceremony for an impressive 10th consecutive year.

Then there's all the performances in store, with artists like Underwood, Garth BrooksMiranda LambertReba McEntire and so many more slated to take the stage. Plus, if country music isn't your cup of tea, none other than Niall Horan will make his CMA debut alongside Maren Morris to sing their collab, "Going Blind."

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2017 CMA Awards: Red Carpet Fashion

Before awards are handed out, we can't miss talking about everyone's red carpet looks. Whether it's designer dresses and jewelry to casual denim jeans and cowboy hats, you never know what the stars will wear for this show! 

Take a look at our red carpet arrivals gallery updating constantly below: 

Pink & Willow Hart

Be still, our hearts! This mother-daughter duo totally just stole the show. 

Carrie Underwood

Belle of the ball! No surprise here, the A-lister dominated the red carpet.

Maren Marris & Niall Horan

The fashion forward duo arrives moments before their set to perform "Going Blind" on the CMA stage.

Lea Michele

Bombshell alert! The former Glee star's svelte legs are showcased perfectly in this flirty Zuhair Murad mini-dress.

Miranda Lambert

A princess moment in Tony Ward! The singer heads into the 2017 CMA Awards with more nominations than any other artist. 

Faith Hill & Tim McGraw

The king and queen of country music have arrived!

Keith Urban

It's never the same without Nicole Kidman by this Aussie singer's side!

Lady Antebellum

In the words of this country pop trio, "You look good!"

Dierks Bentley

The singer sports a classy tuxedo for the 2017 CMAs.

Brittany Snow

We're calling the actress' royal blue gown a Pitch Perfect choice!

Lauren Akins & Thomas Rhett

The adorable new parents enjoy a well-deserved night on the town. 

Hunter Hayes

The 26-year-old recording artist goes for a fall-appropriate plaid jacket.

Little Big Town

Stepping out in style! The band coordinates their fashion forward ensembles. As for the ladies hairstyles, they used WEN Hair Care by Chaz Dean.

Lauren Alaina

The singer took the "Road Less Traveled" to the CMAs, and it paid off!

Tyler Perry

The comedic filmmaker looks sharp in his white blazer.

Kelsea Ballerini & Morgan Evans

The look of love is perfected by this soon-to-be husband and wife.

Karlie Kloss

The newly platinum blond supermodel gives us Greek goddess vibes in her Elie Saab beaded number. 

Ruby Rose

Fancy seeing Ruby here! The Orange Is the New Black star becomes a life-size disco ball for the CMAs in August Getty Atelier.

Garth Brooks

The world-famous country music singer keeps it simple in an elegant suit. 

Jessie James Decker

Oh, baby! The expectant E! reality star totally has that pregnancy glow.

Michelle Monaghan

The Mission Impossible star puts a nearly naked twist on this sequined jumpsuit. 

Darius Rucker

So fresh and so clean! The "Wagon Wheel" singer buttons up for the big event. 

Kellie Pickler & Kyle Jacobs

Date night done right! The country music sweetheart and her hubby make their entrance to the CMAs.

Cam

The singer showcases her signature unique style in a Tadashi Shoji black, velvet and lace dress.

Kip Moore

The "More Girls Like You" singer keeps it casual in a trucker hat and leather jacket.

Lindsay Ell

The "Waiting on You" songstress is red hot in her beaded gown.

Scottie McCreery & Gabi Dugal

The newly engaged lovebirds hold each other tight. 

Carly Pearce

We love "Every Little Thing" about this starlet's edgy ensemble. 

Ryan Hurd

Maren Morris' man walks the red carpet solo. 

JoAnna Garcia Swisher

The actress, known for her role on Reba, stuns in a sparkly halter dress.

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