Artists, from left, from left, Dave Haywood, Hillary Scott, Charles Kelley, Blake Shelton, Willie Nelson, Faith Hill and Tim McGraw perform during a tribute to Willie Nelson at the 46th Annual Country Music Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012, in Nashville, Tenn. (Photo by Wade Payne/Invision/AP)

Photo by: Wade Payne

Artists, from left, from left, Dave Haywood, Hillary Scott, Charles Kelley, Blake Shelton, Willie Nelson, Faith Hill and Tim McGraw perform during a tribute to Willie Nelson at the 46th Annual Country Music Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012, in Nashville, Tenn. (Photo by Wade Payne/Invision/AP)