2018 ACM Awards: 15 Best, Worst and WTF Moments

From Reba McEntire's sharp return as host to Carrie Underwood's show-stopping performance

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Best: Lady Antebellum's Hillary Scott Steps Out
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Best: Lady Antebellum's Hillary Scott Steps Out

Making her first major TV appearance since delivering twins, Lady Antebellum's Hillary Scott provided a deliciously dramatic return to the ACM Awards with a performance of "Heart Break." Scott kicked it off singing solo into a backstage mirror before pulling off a quick costume change and stepping onstage with her two male bandmates, Charles Kelley and Dave Haywood, walking up behind her. It was a moment worthy of show host Reba McEntire's highly theatrical concert spectacles from the Nineties, which Scott watched as both of her parents played in McEntire's band during that period. This Lady A performance was a big step out into the spotlight for Scott, who is often left out of the conversation when it comes to discussions on the current women of country. We're thinking this performance will go a long way in helping correct that oversight. H.K.

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