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Photos: See the Stars Walk the Socially Distanced 2020 ACM Awards Red Carpet

See the glam on the red carpet!

Written by Lauren Laffer
Photos: See the Stars Walk the Socially Distanced 2020 ACM Awards Red Carpet
Eric Church, Photo by Jason Kempin/ACMA2020/Getty Images for ACM; Kelsea Ballerini, Photo by John Shearer/ACMA2020/Getty Images for ACM; Thomas Rhett, Photo by John Shearer/ACMA2020/Getty Images for ACM

The 55th Academy of Country Music Awards are live from Music City tonight (9/16). Things are looking a bit different as the party that typically takes over Las Vegas in the spring is now heating up Nashville in the late summer.

Tonight’s show, hosted by Keith Urban, will take place across three iconic venues: the Bluebird Cafe, the Ryman Auditorium and the Grand Ole Opry. Stars including Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, Kane Brown, Blake Shelton, Eric Church and many other country favorites will hit these legendary stages to bring some music to televisions worldwide.

Before the show kicks off, however, many country stars snapped quick photos on the ACM Awards red carpet. Though it was a fraction of the normal runway, the fashion was on point. Dan + Shay looked sharp in matching black suits, Morgan Wallen kept it casual, but stylish, in a Canadian tuxedo and Eric Church rocked the best accessory of all: a mask.

Kelsea Ballerini kicked the bling up a notch, looking stunning in a red sequin mini dress. Maren Morris also kept to the warm color palette in a floral pink and orange number.

Check out the rest of the gorgeous stars as they take on the 2020 ACM Awards Red Carpet in the photos below. Be sure to tune in to CBS at 8/7c for the show and check back in at Sounds Like Nashville for updates throughout the evening.

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – SEPTEMBER 14: (L-R) Dan Smyers and Shay Mooney of Dan + Shay attend the 55th Academy of Country Music Awards at the Grand Ole Opry on September 14, 2020 in Nashville, Tennessee. The ACM Awards airs on September 16, 2020 with some live and some prerecorded segments. (Photo by Jason Kempin/ACMA2020/Getty Images for ACM)
NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – AUGUST 26: Maren Morris attends the 55th Academy of Country Music Awards at Ryman Auditorium on August 26, 2020 in Nashville, Tennessee. The ACM Awards airs on September 16, 2020 with some live and some prerecorded segments. (Photo by John Shearer/ACMA2020/Getty Images for ACM)
NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – SEPTEMBER 14: (L-R) Brian Kelley and Tyler Hubbard of Florida Georgia Line attends the 55th Academy of Country Music Awards at the Grand Ole Opry on September 14, 2020 in Nashville, Tennessee. The ACM Awards airs on September 16, 2020 with some live and some prerecorded segments. (Photo by Jason Kempin/ACMA2020/Getty Images for ACM)
NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – SEPTEMBER 14: Kane Brown attends virtual radio row during the 55th Academy of Country Music Awards at Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center on September 14, 2020 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Jason Kempin/ACMA2020/Getty Images for ACM)
NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – AUGUST 25: Tenille Townes attends the 55th Academy of Country Music Awards at Ryman Auditorium on August 25, 2020 in Nashville, Tennessee. The ACM Awards airs on September 16, 2020 with some live and some prerecorded segments. (Photo by John Shearer/ACMA2020/Getty Images for ACM)
NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – SEPTEMBER 14: Eric Church attends the 55th Academy of Country Music Awards at the Grand Ole Opry on September 14, 2020 in Nashville, Tennessee. The ACM Awards airs on September 16, 2020 with some live and some prerecorded segments. (Photo by Jason Kempin/ACMA2020/Getty Images for ACM)
NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – SEPTEMBER 15: Jimmie Allen attends the 55th Academy of Country Music Awards at Bluebird Café on September 15, 2020 in Nashville, Tennessee. The ACM Awards airs on September 16, 2020 with some live and some prerecorded segments. (Photo by Terry Wyatt/ACMA2020/Getty Images for ACM)
NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – SEPTEMBER 13: Morgan Wallen attends the 55th Academy of Country Music Awards at the Grand Ole Opry on September 13, 2020 in Nashville, Tennessee. The 55th Academy of Country Music Awards is on September 16, 2020 with some live and some prerecorded segments. (Photo by Jason Kempin/ACMA2020/Getty Images for ACM)
NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – AUGUST 25: Kelsea Ballerini attends the 55th Academy of Country Music Awards at Ryman Auditorium on August 25, 2020 in Nashville, Tennessee. The ACM Awards airs on September 16, 2020 with some live and some prerecorded segments. (Photo by John Shearer/ACMA2020/Getty Images for ACM)
NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – AUGUST 26: Thomas Rhett attends the 55th Academy of Country Music Awards at Ryman Auditorium on August 26, 2020 in Nashville, Tennessee. The ACM Awards airs on September 16, 2020 with some live and some prerecorded segments. (Photo by John Shearer/ACMA2020/Getty Images for ACM)