Brendan McLoughlin and Miranda Lambert
McLoughlin dutifully accompanied candidate Lambert down the carpet before performing his new song “Carousel.”
Cole Swindell and Courtney Little
The newly engaged couple was excited to show off that carpet ornament (and a kiss!).
Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood
Legendary Lovers took some time for photos before Brooks went to Ford Center to host the show with Dolly Parton.
Lainey Wilson and Devlin Hodges
Wilson and her new boyfriend, a former NFL player, made their red carpet debut on the Thursday night show.
Brian and Britney Kelly
Former Florida Georgia Line singer Kelly and her partner coordinated in shades of blue.
Jordan and Kristen Davis
The Daviss – soon to have baby number 3 – shared an adorable kiss for the cameras.
Luke and Nicole Combs
In another sweet hit, candidate Combs hugged his wife’s tummy as she entered the show.
Jason and Brittany Aldean
Aldeans brought the glory before the performance of the country singer.