While country music knows no boundaries, its beating heart lies in Nashville, and that heart was on full display during a candlelight vigil for Las Vegas shooting victims, held at Ascend Amphitheater on Monday (Oct. 2).
In 2016, country music saw deaths, resurrections, a shocking performance and a superstar collaboration that fans are sure to be talking about for years to come. It was truly an unforgettable year, and these are the Top 8 moments.
Kelsea Ballerini and Thomas Rhett are the latest country stars to make a cameo on ABC's Nashville. The television drama, which takes place in Music City, adds Ballerini, Rhett and pop singer Kesha to the storyline this season.