Brad Paisley Performs New Honky-Tonk Single 'Bucked Off' at CMA Awards

Brad Paisley took a break from his hosting duties at the 2018 Country Music Association Awards to contribute a performance of his own. His song of choice? "Bucked Off," a honky-tonk new breakup single released just Tuesday. 

Donning a white cowboy hat and plaid-splashed shirt, the seasoned country star crooned about his "cowgirl" slipping away as neon-lit rodeo imagery flashed onstage behind him.

Paisley is co-hosting Wednesday night's festivities alongside Carrie Underwood for the 11th straight year, and it's not the first time he's graced the stage with his vocal chops at the show. Earlier in the ceremony, Paisley sang spoof melodies about A Star Is Born and a fictional Nashville day-care center and even joined Ricky Skaggs and Keith Urban for a hits medley.  

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