American Country Countdown Awards 2016: 10 Best and Worst Moments
Carrie Underwood's performance of "Church Bells" was a highlight of the American Country Countdown Awards. Jerod Harris/WireImage

The American Country Countdown Awards, held last night in Los Angeles, will forever be faced with the challenge of validating its existence. After all, there is no shortage of country-music awards shows and these carry the least weight in the genre's trophy derby. Fortunately for the ACCAs, the telecast boasted more high points (like Carrie Underwood's all-class performance and acceptance speech) than low. Here's the 10 best and worst things we witnessed. 

Watch highlights from the American Country Countdown Awards.