The 2016 ACM Awards took a moment to pay tribute to the life and legacy of Joey + Rory singer Joey Martin Feek, who died in March after a long battle with cancer. Darius Rucker and Martina McBride led the way in remembering the singer, as her family watched from home.
Dierks Bentley took fans to the beach by way of the 2016 ACM Awards on Sunday night (April 3) in Las Vegas. He took a break from his co-hosting duties to perform "Somewhere on a Beach," the lead track from his upcoming new album, Black.
Eric Church brought a dose of rebel cool to the stage of the 2016 ACM Awards. The "Record Year" singer took a break mid-performance for a multi-song mix tribute to recently deceased rockers like David Bowie and Glenn Frey.