Carrie Underwood Hits the Red Carpet Before the Stage for the 2013 CMA Awards

Carrie Underwood Hits the Red Carpet Before the Stage for the 2013 CMA Awards

Gliding down the red carpet as she prepares to play hostess with the mostest, Carrie Underwood arrived at the 2013 CMA Awards earlier tonight (November 6) in Nashville, Tennessee.

Before joining co-host Brad Paisley, the “Blown Away” starlet smiled for fans and shutterbugs alike.

In addition to her hosting duties, the 30-year-old songstress is up for three awards, including Female Vocalist of the Year, Album of the Year, and Music Video of the Year.

Competition will be fierce as things get underway tonight, with Taylor Swift and Kacey Musgraves each scoring a whopping six nominations.