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CMT Awards: ZZ Top, Jason Derulo, Florida Georgia Line go all in
CMT Awards: ZZ Top, Jason Derulo, Florida Georgia Line go all in

Why can't "Grammy moments" be this much fun? At Wednesday night's CMT Music Awards, the country network took a page from the Grammy Awards by grouping a handful of seemingly disparate acts for a one-time-only collaboration -- the kind of performance the Recording Academy refers to proudly with the aforementioned phrase. But where the more established show too often plays it safe with these mash-ups -- think of this year's snoozy Sara Bareilles/Carole King pairing -- CMT scored Wednesday by going delightfully, almost comically overboard. The bit in question begins with ZZ Top doing its deathless boogie-rock hit "La Grange" -- always a welcome sight. Then, after about two minutes,...

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