All The Looks From The 2016 Academy Of Country Music Awards

Published on March 9, 2017
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During the 51st Academy of Country Music Awards last year, the red carpet allowed for all our favorite stars to shine and sparkle as they put their best foot forward in these elegant and sometimes daring looks. Click through to check out all the looks from country’s biggest night, and try not to let the envy consume you!

Taylor Swift

In the 2015 Academy of Country Music Awards, the one and only diva, our homegirl T. Swift was the epitome of perfection in this two-piece crop top and long black skirt. Slay girl, slay.

Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift

Kelsea Ballerini

We honestly couldn’t tell you if Georges Hobeika spent years at fashion merchandising schools but THIS look, whoa. Kelsea Ballerini is royalty personified and we can’t stop swooning.

Kelsea Ballerini

Kelsea Ballerini

Lindsay Ell

Singer, songwriter, and guitarist Lindsay Ell looks breathtaking in this black and white gown. With the right fashion merchandising, we could probably duplicate the look…probably.

Lindsay Ell

Lindsay Ell

Brett Eldredge

Voted as one of the “Best Dressed” male’s to walk the red carpet, “Drunk on Your Love” country singer suits up in a maroon tie and patterned shirt. Between his love-filled performance and his studly style, Nashville fans were absolutely “drunk in love” with Eldredge that night.

Brett Eldredge

Brett Eldredge

Nicole Kidman

Ahem, all those in fashion school take a look at Nicole Kidman wearing this stunning Alexander McQueen look. In case you forgot, when it comes to fashion designers, McQueen is way UP at the TOP. Considering his clientele includes the Duchess Kate Middleton, so yeah, he’s a pretty big deal.

Nicole Kidman

Nicole Kidman

Cassadee Pope

Grammy nominated, singer and songwriter, Cassadee Pope has all of us itching for this little black dress. Which was designed by the one and only Gomez-Gracia…basically it’s well out of our price range. We’re sure someone in fashion school has figured out a cheaper alternative!

Cassadee Pope

Cassadee Pope

Katy Perry

Katy Perry has always had a rather unique style and we just love her for it. Especially considering she threw the rule book out the book and showed up in this Jeremy Scott Couture.

Katy Perry

Katy Perry

Nancy O’Dell

The talented television host and entertainment journalist, Nancy O’Dell, sported her looks at the 2016 Academy of Country Music Awards and we’re in love. This strapless purple gown is pure heaven and we just can’t look away.

Nancy O'Dell

Nancy O’Dell

Chase Bryant

Defining “black tie affair”, the “Little bit of you” singer fashions a fitting white jacket with a black bow-tie. Lookin’ classy Mr. Bryant!

Chase Bryant

Chase Bryant

Jana Kramer

First of all, Jana Kramer is AMAZING. We adore her music, her acting career, and we love her honesty about motherhood and her dark past regarding domestic violence. Kramer is a true icon to look up to in all accolades, and yes, that definitely includes fashion. Just look at this deep red dressed designed by Rubin Singer, ~sigh~, it’s beautiful of course.

Jana Kramer

Jana Kramer

Cyndi Thomson

For all those in fashion merchandising schools, take note cause this is how its done. Cyndi Thomson looks totally stunning and we can’t help but be filled with buckets of envy.

Cyndi Thomson

Cyndi Thomson

Martina McBride

Up next is the ever classy Martina McBride. And when it comes to fashion designers, no one does it quite as well as Kayat.

Martina McBride

Martina McBride

Maren Morris

Singer Maren Morris is practically glowing in this flowy two-toned dress. Pardon us as we scoop our jaws up off the floor!

Maren Morris

Maren Morris

Cam

Cam is sporting the ever classy look of fashion designer Christian Siriano and it totally suits her!

Cam

Cam

Kelleigh Bannen

Kelleigh Bannen looks beyond gorgeous in this knee length lace black see through dress – everything that makes one go ~gulp.~

Kelleigh Bannen1

Kelleigh Bannen

Tatiana Starzynski

Singer Randy Houser may be the star of the country world here but his wife Tatiana Starzynski stole the show with this breathtaking gown. Seriously, everything about this look is perfect. Everything!

Tatiana Starzynski

Tatiana Starzynski

Dolly Parton

When it comes to country royalty, look no further than Dolly Parton. This gown is perfection and all fashion designers know it.

Dolly Parton

Dolly Parton

Miranda Lambert

Our girl Miranda Lambert is totally killing it donning the ever fashionable style of the one and only, Christian Siriano. When it comes to fashion designers, he’s the one you want in your corner.

Miranda Lambert

Miranda Lambert

Maggie Rose

Singer Maggie Rose is sending out a signal to all those now in fashion school, “This is how its done.” Slay girl, slay.

Maggie Rose

Maggie Rose

Lauren Alaina

The wonderful Lauren Alaina looks beyond stunning in this deep blue Anne Barge gown. I’m going to pretend, beyond my wildest dreams, that I could afford such a gown designed by such a talented fashion designer. Sigh.

Lauren Alaina

Lauren Alaina

Jessie James

The adorable Jessie James looked pretty in pink donning this Elizabeth and James “mini dress”.

Jessie James

Jessie James

Betty Cantrell

The incredibly beautiful Betty Cantrell looks effortlessly gorgeous in this two piece halter top dress. It is the epitome of perfection and we ~almost~ resent her for it. But on the other hand, go on girl, you killin’ it!

Betty Cantrell

Betty Cantrell

Mickey Guyton

Singer-songwriter Mickey Guyton is stunning in this Christian Siriano gown. And that’s about all that we have to say!

Mickey Guyton

Mickey Guyton

RaeLynn

Singer RaeLynn flaunts her swoon worthy style with this funky fresh white gown and we love her for it!

RaeLynn

RaeLynn

Kacey Musgraves

Texan born Kacey Musgraves was the envy of all fashion designers and mere mortals in this stunning Alice + Olivia short dress. Looks like summer is right round the corner!

Kacey Musgraves

Kacey Musgraves

Kimberly Williams-Paisley

The adorable actress is married to country royalty, Brad Paisley, with whom she has two sons with. And I didn’t need to go to fashion school to know her dress is seriously killer.

Kimberly Williams Paisley

Kimberly Williams-Paisley

Hannah (Davis) Jeter

Back in 2015, Hannah Davis donned this breathtaking dress at the ACM Awards and I’m like, “Gurl, former Yankees player Derek Jeter is a lucky man!”

Hannah Davis

Hannah (Davis) Jeter

Tom Hiddleston

As one of 2016’s ACM Award presenters, Tom’s casual yet studly style will have all the ladies swooning with his red carpet look. Bravo Tom, bravo!

Tom Hiddleston

Tom Hiddleston

Jennifer Nettles

Georgia girl, Jennifer Nettles is best known as the lead singer of the incredible duo that is Sugarland, alongside Kristian Bush. Nettles looks insanely stunning in this hot-pink dress!

Jennifer Nettles1

Jennifer Nettles

Tim McGraw

The ever-so humble and friendly number one country singer walks solo on the red carpet this year, fashioning a damper black tux with a cowboy — a perfect outfit choice for this cowboy.

Tim McGraw

Tim McGraw

Savannah Chrisley

Just this year, Savannah Chrisley attended her first ACM Awards show and she looked killer doing so.

Savannah Chrisley

Savannah Chrisley

Kimberly Perry

2015 brought us this breathtaking one-shoulder long dress that makes the little black dress look like nothing. Meanwhile, we’ve got the Band Perry on repeat!

Kimberly Perry

Kimberly Perry

Brittany Kerr

Jason Aldean’s wife hit the red carpet looking every bit as gorgeous as ever! Not sure what a fashion designer would make of that slit but then again, who are we judge?

Brittany Kerr

Brittany Kerr

Jason Aldean & Brittany Kerr

Oh,here we go! Jason and Brittany pose for a quick photo as husband and wife before Jason takes the stage, performing his new hit country single “Light Come On”. Side note: do you think they planned to wear similar the same color scheme? Either way, looking good guys!

Jason And Brittany

Jason And Brittany

Reba McEntire

The queen of country herself is on this list of course! In 2016, Reba McEntire donned this sparkly gold dress that probably costs more than my mortgage.

Reba McEntire

Reba McEntire

Carrie Underwood

All hail Queen Carrie Underwood! She practically stole the show and she’s got every right to. Her jaw dropping look was created by Davidson Zanine and we’re pretty such fashion merchandising went through the roof when Underwood strutted his look at the Academy of Country Music Awards.

Carries Underwood

Carries Underwood

Kellie Pickler

The ever adorable and talented Kellie Pickler donned this spectacular Rubin Singer navy blue ball gown at the ACM Awards and we love everything about it!

Kellie Pickler

Kellie Pickler

Savvy Shields

Miss America 2017 makes the list and we’re really not surprised that she looks fabulous as can be. In every way.

Savvy Sheilds

Savvy Shields

Sibley Scoles

Sibley Scoles was the host of the ACM Awards and her semi see-through dress was as equally daring as it was intriguing.

Sibley Scoles

Sibley Scoles

Jennifer Wayne

Wearing a (very) fitted, low-cut, metallic shirt tucked into a long, black skirt with a slit showing just the right amount of leg — Jennifer Wayne clearly knows her body and is wearing the perfect outfit to prove it.

Jennifer Wayne

Jennifer Wayne

Miranda Lambert & Anderson East

Finally, the moment all country fans were waiting for — Miranda and Anderson together, as a couple, on the red carpet. And how cute do these two look together? A very fitting duo in our opinion.

Miranda Lambert And Anderson East

Miranda Lambert And Anderson East

Sam Hunt

Deep breaths ladies! From the perfectly tailored suit (with no bow tie) to the slick back suave hair, Sam Hunts look is “hunkalicious”!

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Sam Hunt

Nicole Kidman & Keith Urban

The couple of all (country) singers right here folks, Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban — how can you possibly top that? From her Alexander McQueen fashion to his all black tux, the country singers are all smiles on the red carpet.

Keith And Nicole

Keith And Nicole

Maddie Marlow & Tae Dye

Teen American country duo, Maddie and Tae, added some sparkle and shimmer to their red carpet look. Singers, songwriters, and guitarists, these two can’t be stopped on stage, and evidently off stage as well. Keep “rocking out” girls!

Maddie And Tae

Maddie And Tae

Luke Bryan

Luke Bryan nailed the perfect co-host look. With his wife standing nearby, the American singer and songwriter is ready to enlighten, entertain, and put on a great 2016 ACM Award show!

Luke Bryan

Luke Bryan

Eric & Jessie James Decker

Well this couple is (clearly) not camera shy at all, and definitely know a thing or two about fashion. The dapper Pro NFL athlete and his elegant country singing wife make one excellent pair on the red carpet. Not to mention how well their colors compliment each other, not too much and not too little – just perfect!

Eric Jessie James Decker

Eric Jessie James Decker

Kimberly Schlapman

Kimberly Schlapman’s one-shoulder navy vouloir long gown is paired with (very) large turquoise pear-shaped earrings. The combination of the two creates a bold and beautiful look.

Kimberly Schlapman

Kimberly Schlapman

Alyvia Alyn Lind

CBS’s favorite daytime soap opera actress not only impresses audiences on-screen, but this cutie also rocked the red carpet wearing a knee-length nude and black dress. We can’t think of a time where this talented little lady doesn’t look absolute adorable.

Alyvia Alyn Lind

Alyvia Alyn Lind

Easton Corbin

American country music singer defined the phrase, “real men wear pink”. Fashioning a metallic lavender jacket and matching vest was just as bright and it was bold.

Easton Corbin

Easton Corbin

Jennifer Garner

Ugh, Jennifer Garner looks incredible. Seriously incredible! We’re just floored right now because this woman just gets better looking as the years go on and her fashion sense does as well. The whole shebang really.

Jennifer Garner

Jennifer Garner

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