Dolly Parton was presented with the Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2016 CMA Awards. Country music’s leading women performed a series of tributes to Parton.
Reba McEntire perfromed “9 to 5.” Jennifer Nettles performed “Jolene” with Pentatonix. Kacey Musgraves performed “Here You Come Again.”
Carrie Underwood, Martina McBride, Kacey Musgraves, Jennifer Nettles, and Reba McEntire perfomed “I Will Always Love You” before Parton came on stage to accept her award.