Hank Williams Jr. & Eric Church Perform 'Are You Ready for the Country?' at the 2015 CMA Awards

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Hank Williams, Jr. and Eric Church perform onstage at the 49th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on November 4, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee.  

It's a question with an easy answer. 

The audience in Nashville was more than ready to shout yes when Hank Williams, Jr. and Eric Church took the stage to kick off the show with a high-energy cover of Neil Young's hit "Are You Ready for the Country."

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Wearing leather jackets and against a backdrop that included a drum set that read "Music has Value" (Bold take!) the two provided a strong opener for the three-hour Country Music Awards. 

Video of the performance will be updated to this post when it's available.