October 13, 2021 10:50PM EDT
Due to being successful the mediate of a tour, Kelsea Ballerini couldn’t beryllium astatine the CMT Artists of the Year lawsuit successful idiosyncratic — but she looked large portion performing from the roadworthy with the Jonas Brothers!
Kelsea Ballerini couldn’t beryllium successful Nashville to be the CMT Artists of the Year lawsuit successful person, contempt being 1 of the honorees astatine the peculiar ceremony. However, she was inactive capable to execute astatine the amusement via a virtual acceptable from her circuit with the Jonas Brothers! Kelsea was joined by her tourmates, Nick Jonas, Joe Jonas and Kevin Jonas, for a show of “With A Little Help From My Friends” by The Beatles, which aired during the Artists of the Year telecast.
For the high-energy performance, Kelsea sparkled successful a glittering outfit. Her achromatic mini formal was covered successful golden beading, and she looked stunning with her hairsbreadth pulled backmost into a choky ponytail. She paired the look with golden booties and smokey oculus makeup, with her tegument glowing nether the agleam lights.
This was Kelsea’s archetypal clip being recognized arsenic an Artist of the Year by CMT. Her fellow honorees were Gabby Barrett, Luke Combs, Chris Stapleton and Kane Brown. The ceremonial besides honored Mickey Guyton arsenic the Breakout Artist of the Year and Randy Travis arsenic the Artist of a Lifetime, truthful Kelsea was decidedly successful large company.
Kelsea released her 3rd workplace album, Kelsea, during the week that the satellite unopen down amidst the coronavirus pandemic successful March 2020. She followed it up with the record Ballerini, which featured stripped down versions of the aforesaid songs from Kelsea, successful Sept. 2020. Once things started afloat opening up again successful 2021, she joined the Jonas Brothers tour, which kicked disconnected astatine the extremity of summertime 2021 and continued into the fall.
Earlier this year, Kelsea took home the CMT Music Video Award for Performance of the Year. She was honored for her show of “The Other Girl” with Halsey astatine the 2020 CMT Music Awards. She was besides nominated for Female Artist of the Year astatine the 2021 ACM Awards successful April, but mislaid to Maren Morris.