Kenny Chesney Performs "Pirate Flag" at the 2013 ACM Awards

Kenny Chesney Performs

Wearing an ever-appropriate cowboy hat, Kenny Chesney graced the stage at the 2013 Academy of Country Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday (April 7).

Singing his hit “Pirate Flag,” Chesney was one of the first performers of the evening to get the crowd roaring.

Aside from performing, this year, Kenny is up for a Vocal Event of the Year prize with Tim McGraw for their duet, “Feel Like a Rock Star.”

Hosted by Blake Shelton and Luke Bryan, the ceremony will honor Entertainer of the Year, Male and Female Vocalists of the Year, Vocal Duo of the Year, Vocal Group of the Year, New Artist of the Year, and more.