Luke Combs Served Up a Hot Performance of “Cold as You” at the 2021 CMT Music Awards (Watch)

Luke Combs got the party started at the 2021 CMT Music Awards with a performance at Nashville’s Assembly Hall.

Luke Combs attends the 2021 CMT Music Awards in Nashville, Tennessee broadcast on June 9, 2021. (Photo by John Shearer/2021 CMT Awards/Getty Images for CMT)

Luke Combs rocked the stage tonight at Nashville’s Assembly Hall with a high-energy performance of “Cold as You” at the 2021 CMT Music Awards. 

This smash hit from Combs’ 2020 deluxe album What You See Ain’t Always What You Get was a quick party starter at the event. Written alongside Shane Minor, Randy Montana, and Johnathan Singleton, the catchy lyrics written by these men did not disappoint on stage, as a high energy and high passion performance was delivered!

Fans of the song know this ballad tells the tale of a honky-tonk bar that serves as the perfect spot for a man who has endured an ice-cold breakup, but tonight, sulking over an ex is the last thing on Combs’ mind. 


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The powerhouse performer is up for two awards this year, including “Male Video of The Year” for his video “Loving on You” and CMT Performance of the Year for his performance of “1,2 Many” with Brooks & Dunn at the 2020 CMT Music Awards. You can view a full list of nominees here.

Who do you think will deliver the best performance of the night? Leave a reaction at the bottom of the post or tweet us at @CS_Country.

Written by Kelly Gilmore

Kelly is a senior broadcast journalism student at the University of Central Florida! She has an unquenchable passion for all things pop culture and entertainment news. When she isn't writing articles, hosting interviews or working on entertainment news, Kelly can be found binge-watching her favorite shows.

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