Carrie Underwood, Steven Tyler to Do Live CMT Crossroads
Their first pairing happened at last year’s ACMs with mash-up of “Undo It” and “Walk This Way.”
The rumors have been flying for days, but CMT made it official Friday morning (Jan. 20).
Sweet and innocent Carrie Underwood will perform live with not-quite-as-sweet Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler in Indianapolis for a CMT Crossroads show the day before the Super Bowl is held there.
Unlikely, no? But that's the idea behind the CMT Crossroads series, putting together pop/rock stars with country stars and seeing what cool things unfold.
Besides, there's the American Idol connection: Carrie won the show and Steven is now a judge on that show.
And you might recall that Carrie and Steven performed together last year on the Academy of Country Music Awards, doing a mash-up of Carrie's "Undo It" and Aerosmith's classic "Walk This Way."
CMT Crossroads: Steven Tyler & Carrie Underwood Live From the Pepsi Super Bowl Fan Jam will air Feb. 4 at 11 p.m. ET from the Pepsi Coliseum in Indy.
This is the second CMT Crossroads tied to a Super Bowl—Faith Hill and The Pretenders were the first Super pairing.