Stars Shine at CMT Awards

From belle-of-the-ball Taylor Swift to edgier acts like Def Leppard and Kid Rock, see who rocked out at the Country Music Television Awards.

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It was a night of glamour at the Country Music Television awards with surprising performances by bands like The B-52s and Def Leppard as well as countless costume changes by Taylor Swift.
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President of MTV Networks Van Toffler, Chief executive officer of MTV Networks Judy McGrath, and musicians Kid Rock and Sheryl Crow walk the red carpet at the CMT Awards.
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Taylor Swift makes an entrance.
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Singer Martina McBride and Matthew Toffler arrive at the CMT Awards. McBride's video for "Ride" was nominated for "Female Video of the Year."
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Keith Strickland, Fred Snider and Kate Pierson of the B-52's spend time backstage with Naomi Judd.
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TV personalities Lance Smith and Katie Cook speak on stage.
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Former "American Idol" contestant Kellie Pickler performs. Her video for "Don't You Know You're Beautiful" was in the running for "Female Video of the Year."
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Winner of the "Male Video of the Year" award, Brad Paisley, performs. Paisley shared an award with Keith Urban later in the evening for their collaboration, "Start a Band."
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Charles Kelley, singer Hillary Scott and Dave Haywood of Lady Antebellum perform on stage. Lady Antebellum's "Lookin' for a Good Time" was nominated for "Video of the Year."
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Jennifer Nettles of Sugarland performs with Kate Pierson and Cindy Wilson of the B-52's.
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Sugarland and the B-52's perform together at the CMT Awards.
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Jason Aldean and Keith Urban perform together. Urban shared the "Collaborative Video of the Year" award with Brad Paisley for their song, "Start a Band."
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Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush of the band "Sugarland" accept the Duo of the Year Award.
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"Best Video" and "Best Male Video" nominee Trace Adkins performs during the CMT awards.
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Kid Rock accepts the "Wide Open Country Video of the Year" award for his song "All Summer Long."
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Singer Hillary Scott, musician Charles Kelley, and musician Dave Haywood of Lady Antebellum perform.
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Taylor Swift accepts the "Video of the Year" award for her song "Love Story." Swift also took home and award for "Female Video of the Year."
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Taylor Swift and Def Leppard closed the show with 80s classic, "Pour Some Sugar On Me." The Def Leppard and Taylor Swift collaboration, "Photograph" was nominated for "Wide Open Country Video of the Year."
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