Hold on to your hats, country music fans, because the inaugural People’s Choice Country Awards are set to take place this month. The star-studded event will feature performances from some of the biggest names in the industry.
Blake Shelton, Kelsea Ballerini, Toby Keith, Wynonna Judd, Carly Pearce, Dan + Shay, Hardy, Jelly Roll, Kane Brown, and show hosts Little Big Town will all be taking the stage at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville. Each artist will perform their best-known hits, making for an unforgettable night of music.
In addition to their performances, Toby Keith and Wynonna Judd will receive career honors at the awards show. Keith will be presented with the Country Icon Award, while Judd will receive the Country Champion Award. These awards recognize their significant contributions to the country music genre.
Fans play a crucial role in these awards, as they are the ones who determine the winners. The People’s Choice Country Awards are chosen entirely by fans, giving them the power to recognize the biggest and best in country music.
The two-hour show will be aired on NBC and will also be available for streaming on Peacock. The telecast will highlight the special connection between country music and the Grand Ole Opry, showcasing chart-topping musical performances, genre-bending collaborations, tributes, and surprise moments that often occur at this iconic venue.
The People’s Choice Country Awards were announced by NBCUniversal in March of this year, as a spinoff of the People’s Choice Awards. This new awards show aims to celebrate the unique and beloved genre of country music while giving fans the opportunity to voice their opinions and honor their favorite artists.
So, mark your calendars, country music fans, and get ready for a night of incredible performances and well-deserved recognition at the People’s Choice Country Awards. It’s shaping up to be a must-watch event for any lover of country music.