Grading the Belt Buckles at the 2014 CMT Music Awards

In her opening monologue at Wednesday night’s CMT Music Awards, host Kristen Bell dedicated a song to the two hottest accessories among the sexy men of country music: belt buckles and moose knuckles, a term we will not even try to explain.

Carrie Underwood, Miranda Lambert & Blake Shelton Pick Up CMT Awards

Country’s biggest stars came together for a night of making music and celebrating success at the 2014 CMT Music Awards.

The student became the master as Cassadee Pope was handed her first ever buckle by former The Voice mentor Blake Shelton.

See Little Big Town Get Doused in Paint at the CMT Awards

Jason Derulo Crashes the Star-Studded CMT Music Awards Opening Performance

CMT Awards 2014: Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line Spoof Jay Z & Solange Elevator Fight

Dierks Bentley Rocks a Pilot's Uniform on CMT Awards Red Carpet to Promote New Single

Dierks Bentley is really serious about this “Drunk on a Plane” thing.

To promote his latest single, the country superstar arrived at the red carpet of Wednesday night’s CMT Music Awards dressed as a pilot from the song’s hilarious music video.

CMT Awards Makeover: Today's Stars with Throwback Hair

Like peanut butter and jelly or, say, the Internet and cat videos, country music and major hair just go together.

And while today’s crop of Nashville regulars put plenty of time (read: hairspray) into their dos, we’d really like to see these singers return to the genre’s roots (pun intended).

Katy Perry and Kacey Musgraves Perform 'Roar' on CMT Crossroads

Katy Perry has worked with Snoop Dogg, Juicy J and her ex-boyfriend John Mayer. Now she’s multiplying the girl power by teaming up with country sensation Kacey Musgraves for a whole night of duets – and PEOPLE has an exclusive sneak peek!