10 Best and Worst Moments from 2014's American Country Countdown Awards

From ham-it-up hosts to head-scratching performances, we single out the highs and lows of the live show

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Worst: The Twitter Bar's Fusing of Tailgating and Technology
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Hosts Florida Georgia Line pose at the ACC Awards' "Twitter Bar." Jonathan Leibson/GettyImages6/10

Worst: The Twitter Bar's Fusing of Tailgating and Technology

If there are two things that don't go well together, it's drinking and tweeting. Nonetheless, Monday night we were introduced to the "Twitter Bar," where performers such as Lady Antebellum, Jerrod Niemann and Kix Brooks bared their souls and sang tender, stripped-down, writers'-round-style versions of singles new and old for fans listening intently — when not refreshing their Twitter feeds, of course. A Genius Bar idea this was not. And nothing says terrestrial radio (a thing you typically listen to in your car) like drinking and tweeting (two things you ought not do while driving).

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