Carrie Underwood, Jason Aldean, Thomas Rhett and more for CMA Fest. The three-hour special airs Wednesday, Aug. 3 on ABC, with real-life pals and musical collaborators Dierks Bentley and Elle King teaming up to co-host. «She's become one of my best friends in town and she's so funny.
She's rude, but respectful -- rowdy but respectful, I like to say,» Bentley jokes. «She's just fun to be around so yeah, my job is just kinda be the straight guy and rein her in.»The jabs are all in good fun with these two, who worked together on Bentley's 2016 hit, «Different for Girls,» and King's new single, «Worth a Shot.» King's baby boy, Lucky — who turns one next month — makes a cameo appearance in the music video for the latter.
There was plenty of parental camaraderie off-stage at CMA Fest, with Aldean opening up to ET about tour life with his brood. «It usually looks like a disaster when they're on the road with me,» he jokes. «There's toys and stuff everywhere.
But when they're not on the bus, it's actually pretty clean, I have to say.»Aldean shares two young children, son Memphis, 4, and daughter Navy, 3, with wife Brittany.Read more on etonline.com