CMT Awards 2012: Hank Williams Jr. and Brad Paisley 'Get Drunk and Play Hank Williams'


The 2012 CMT Awards were just too big to be contained in the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville. Host Toby Keith went across the street from the theater at one of Nashville's famous honky-tonks, they did not say which one. But Keith was there to introduce the outdoor performance of "I'm Gonna Get Drunk and Play Hank Williams," Hank Williams Jr.'s tribute to his late father. It's kind of a fun song and since we've always been way bigger fans of the original Hank's music than Junior's, we really could get drunk and play Hank Williams all night long. How about you?It was also fun to have Brad Paisley there, who has a lovely voice and is a heck of a guitar player. There was also a great steel guitar player on stage, which is one of our favorite country instruments. Williams said of the performance, "Tonight was a special night! Having Brad perform with me...


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