Being a number of months pregnant didn’t cease Gabby Barrett from bringing her A-game to the CMT Awards on Oct. 21. She sounded wonderful whereas belting out her hit, ‘I Hope,’ on the present.

Gabby Barrett hit the stage and completely killed it whereas performing on the CMT Music Awards on Oct. 21. The American Idol alum, who’s presently pregnant together with her first little one, seemed unimaginable whereas carrying a black jumpsuit and matching blazer jacket on the present. Her rising child bump was principally hidden by the slimming look, and Gabby accomplished her ensemble with a good ponytail and gold eyeshadow. She sang her highly effective revenge monitor, “I Hope,” and didn’t miss a beat.

This was Gabby’s very first time performing on the CMT Awards, however she seemed like a seasoned professional. In fact, it helped that she had her husband, Cade Foehner, by her facet on the occasion. Cade even hit the stage with Gabby and performed guitar throughout her efficiency! He did the identical factor when she sang on the ACM Awards again in September.

Gabby Barrett performs on the CMT Awards. (Getty Photographs for CMT Awards)

Gabby burst onto the nation music scene in an enormous method this 12 months, and was additionally up for 2 nominations on the present. “I Hope” scored nods in each the Feminine Video of the Yr and Breakthrough Video of the Yr classes — the latter of which she received! It took about two years after Gabby’s third place end on American Idol in 2018, however she’s undoubtedly solidified her place within the business now.

Gabby Barrett on CMT Awards purple carpet. (Getty Photographs for CMT)

The 20-year-old truly met Cade whereas she was a contestant on Idol. Cade was on the present, as effectively, they usually fashioned a particular connection. The connection continued after the present ended, and Cade proposed the next spring. Gabby and Cade tied the knot in Oct. 2019, and by August 2020, they confirmed that that they had their first child on the way in which!

Different performers on the 2020 CMT Awards included Kelsea Ballerini, Halsey, Shania Twain, Dan + Shay and extra. The present had three hosts, Sarah Hyland, Kane Brown and Ashley McBryde. Though issues had been fairly completely different this 12 months due to the coronavirus, the artists got here collectively to present viewers a tremendous present, which was jam-packed with epic performances and enjoyable moments!