Beyoncé's performance with Dixie Chicks was a highlight of the evening and we are continuing to share the amazing full-length performance clip via our official social channels.
UPDATE: @CountryMusic have deleted all traces of Bey's performance with the Dixie Chicks at the Country Music Awards last night, from all its social media accounts, with some sources citing pressure from the racist backlash resulting from it (and confusion over Kenny Chesney's stone-faced reaction to Bey's exhilarating performance.
...and others pointed out other truths amidst the backwoods bigotry on Twitter...
You do realize that Black musicians existed before today & Beyoncé makes songs that reflect them right? Country got its sound from the blues https://t.co/YKMer5qFvi — Mikki Kendall (@Karnythia) November 3, 2016
UPDATE: Bey blessed us with a studio cut of the Dixie Chicks version of "Daddy Lessons" on Soundcloud for your hootin' and hollerin' pleasure.
Try not to weep: Queen Beyoncé --as previously reported--surprised-manifested before the audience of the Country Music Awards in Nashville, TN last night, joining country pop icons the Dixie Chicks, for a rendition of her glorious twangy "Daddy Lessons" from
The only thing that would've made this better if Dolly Parton appeared...and Reba.
Well, she was there...later...she, Carrie Underwood, Kasey Musgraves and more paid tribute to Ms. Parton, for her game-changing contribution to music--introduced by Dolly's 9-5 costar, Lily Tomlin, thank fucking god.