Watch Country Music’s Best at the iHeartRadio Country Festival!
The iHeartRadio Country Festival invaded Austin, Texas for the second year in a row, and was an amazing night of country music, duets and an entire arena singing “Happy Birthday” to Tim McGraw.
The evening's event was co-hosted by Jennifer Nettles and Darius Rucker, and featured a star-studded stage with performances by Brad Paisley, Rascal Flatts, Brantley Gilbert, Little Big Town, The Band Perry, Tyler Farr, Sam Hunt and Justin Moore.
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There were so many memorable moments during the festival, like The Band Perry performing a cover of “Uptown Funk,” Rascal Flatts involving fans in a “Life is a Highway” sing-along, everyone putting their phones on during Justin Moore's performance of "If Heaven Wasn't So Far Away," and Darius Rucker playing “Truth or Darius” and being dared to crowd surf across the audience.
"Extra" was at the festival catching up with the big stars of the night as they got ready to perform including Jennifer Nettles, Tyler Farr, Dierks Bentley, Darius Rucker, Rascal Flatts, Little Big Town, Jesse James, and Eric Decker.
They chatted about the festival, and why Austin is the perfect city for it.