Randy Travis's CMAs 2016 performance after a life-threatening stroke is heartbreaking.

– Randy Travis, recently inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame, delivered a moving performance at the CMA Awards in Nashville on November 2, 2024.

– Despite a life-threatening stroke in 2013, Travis, 57, overcame challenges to join the star-studded event at Bridgestone Arena.

– CMA Awards co hosts Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley, along with country music icons like Reba McEntire and Alan Jackson, joined Travis on stage.

– Travis received a standing ovation from the audience, which included stars like Keith Urban, Nicole Kidman, Jennifer Garner, Garth Brooks, and Trisha Yearwood.

– Singers Reba McEntire, Dwight Yoakam, Clint Black, Ricky Skaggs, and Alan Jackson performed a medley of country hits before Travis joined them.

– Travis, appearing frail but smiling, was supported by Paisley and Underwood, who kept a protective hand on his back during the performance.

– The group sang Travis's 1987 hit "Forever and Ever, Amen," and he briefly sang the final lyric, earning another standing ovation.

– Miranda Lambert was visibly moved, wiping away tears as she, too, joined in the standing ovation after Travis's inspiring performance.

Read More Stories

The 6 Best Metabolic Syndrome Vegetables, According to Dietitian