NEEDTOBREATHE & Jordan Davis Team Up for 2024 CMT Awards Performance

Musical talents converge for electrifying performance at 2024 CMT Awards

by Zain ul Abedin
NEEDTOBREATHE & Jordan Davis Team Up for 2024 CMT Awards Performance
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In a thrilling revelation for fans of both NEEDTOBREATHE and , it was announced on Friday that these celebrated musicians will join forces for an electrifying live performance at the upcoming 2024 CMT Awards. This collaboration marks a monumental occasion as it will be the first time the rockers and the country hitmaker, aged 35, will share the stage together in what promises to be an unforgettable moment in music history.

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For NEEDTOBREATHE, this performance at the CMT Awards marks a long-awaited return to the stage since their captivating rendition of “I Wanna Remember” alongside Carrie Underwood back in 2021.

On the other hand, Davis will be making his main stage debut at the event, adding an extra layer of anticipation to the already highly anticipated evening. Davis also finds himself in the spotlight as he garners nominations for male video of the year and video of the year for his chart-topping hit, "Next Thing You Know." Prior to the prestigious award show, both artists will come together for a special outdoor taping of CMT Crossroads, treating fans to a live performance in front of a vibrant audience at the University of Texas at Austin on April 5th.

CMT Awards Lineup Excitement

Adding to the excitement, the CMT Awards lineup boasts an array of talented performers including Bailey Zimmerman, Jelly Roll, Keith Urban, Lainey Wilson, and Sam Hunt, who will join host Kelsea Ballerini for what promises to be a night filled with stellar musical performances.

Zimmerman and Jelly Roll are both vying for multiple nominations, while Wilson finds herself in contention for several coveted awards, including video of the year and female video of the year for her hit single, "Watermelon Moonshine." Although Urban and Hunt did not receive nominations this year, the competition is fierce with first-time nominees such as Amber Riley, Ashley Cooke, Bret Michaels, and more, adding a fresh dynamic to the event.

With the anticipation building and the stage set for a spectacular evening, fans can look forward to witnessing their favorite artists shine at the 2024 CMT Awards, airing live on CBS at 8 p.m. ET and streaming on Paramount+.

And with voting open at, viewers have the opportunity to play a part in determining the night's big winners.