Kelsea Ballerini made an appearance on The Late Late Show with James Corden to perform “A Country Song” ahead of this week’s 55th Academy of Country Music Awards.
The superstar, who is nominated for ACM Female Artist of the Year, spoke with Corden about releasing two albums in 2020 and teased her upcoming ACM Awards performance, admitting she felt “rusty” when performing on stage for the first time in months.
For her performance, Ballerini took to a Nashville rooftop where she delivered a stunning rendition of “A Country Song” while backed by her band and string musicians. With the Nashville skyline behind her, Ballerini showcased her vocal prowess while singing the heartfelt tune.
Ballerini’s performance comes on the heels of the release of ballerini, the reimagined version of her album, kelsea. The new project features all of the album’s original tracks in a stripped-down version.
Click above to watch Kelsea Ballerini perform “A Country Song” and be sure to tune in to the ACM Awards on Wednesday, September 16 (live 8:00-11:00 PM ET/delayed PT) on CBS.