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Luke Bryan and Peyton Manning host the 57th CMA Awards in Nashville; nominees for Entertainer of the Year include Luke Combs, Chris Stapleton, Carrie Underwood, Morgan Wallen, and Lainey Wilson. 

– Lainey Wilson leads nominations with nine, followed by Jelly Roll with five; Tracy Chapman wins for writing "Fast Car."

– Musical performers include Luke Bryan, The War and Treaty, Tanya Tucker with Little Big Town, Carly Pearce, Old Dominion with Megan Moroney, and more.

– Presenters include Paula Abdul, Bill Anderson, Keith Urban, and others; early highlights include a surprise duet featuring Jelly Roll and Wynonna Judd.

– Bryan's medley includes hits like "Huntin', Fishin', and Lovin' Every Day" and "Country Girl (Shake It for Me)."

– Nominee Luke Combs covers Tracy Chapman's "Fast Car," bringing renewed fame to the song.

– Kenny Chesney, Mac McAnally, Alan Jackson, Zac Brown Band, and the Coral Reefer Band pay tribute to Jimmy Buffett.

– Presenters also include Sara Evans, Lady A, Craig Morgan, Darius Rucker, and a surprise CMA Award win for Tracy Chapman.

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