Burnin’ it down! Jason Aldean loved an evening out on the 2022 Nation Music Affiliation Awards with spouse Brittany Aldean (née Kerr) amid her ongoing feud with fellow musician Maren Morris.
The couple, who tied the knot in 2015, confirmed a united entrance as they stepped out in Nashville on Wednesday, November 9, to attend the nation awards present.
Jason, 45, opted for an edgy look, rocking a black leather-based go well with jacket and matching cowboy hat as he posed for images on the pink carpet. Brittany, in the meantime, dazzled in a glittery silver lowcut gown whereas exhibiting assist for her man, who’s nominated for Musical Occasion of the Yr for his efficiency of “If I Didn’t Love You” with Carrie Underwood earlier this 12 months.
The pair’s CMAs date night time comes lower than three months after Brittany, 34, discovered herself in a social media feud with Morris, 32, which started after the American Idol alum made a transphobic remark on-line..
“I’d actually prefer to thank my dad and mom for not altering my gender once I went via my tomboy part. I really like this girly life🤎✌🏼,” Brittany wrote by way of Instagram in August alongside a make-up tutorial.
A number of celebrities slammed the sweetness blogger for her insensitive remarks, together with Cassadee Pope and Morris. The “Lady” songstress wrote by way of Twitter that it’s “really easy to, like, not be a scumbag human,” earlier than suggesting that Brittany simply “promote your clip-ins and zip it, Riot Barbie,” referring to the January 2021 riot in Washington, D.C. following the presidential election.
Brittany — who shares daughter son Memphis, 4, and daughter Navy, 3, with the “Grime Street Anthem” crooner — proceeded to argue by way of her Instagram Story that oldsters shouldn’t enable youngsters to transition till they’re older.
“I’ll all the time assist my youngsters and do what I can to guard their innocence. The opposite day, Memphis needed to be a dinosaur and tomorrow Navy will wish to be a cat, they’re youngsters,” she wrote on the time. “Love is defending your baby till they’re mature sufficient as an grownup to make their very own life choices.”
The “Circles Round This City” singer made it clear she didn’t agree with Brittany’s feedback — and reminded the LBGTQ+ neighborhood that that they had a buddy in her.
“I’m simply so sick of taking a look at absolute horses–t on the web and other people getting away with it, a lot much less being celebrated for it,” Morris wrote by way of Instagram in August, asking her followers to “verify in your trans mates. Verify in your homosexual mates. Anybody that’s in nation music and had to take a look at that bulls–t at this time and really feel subhuman. Verify in your mates.”
Later that month, Morris and Brittany’s husbands acquired in on the dialog and defended their respective spouses.
“Scoring fast factors by choosing on trans children isn’t one thing that’s courageous in any respect,” Ryan Hurd — who married the “My Church” songstress in March 2018 — tweeted on August 27. “And I’m pleased with Maren for sticking up for them.”
Jason, in the meantime, shut down Morris’ “Riot Barbie” jab by writing by way of social media that Brittany is “MY Barbie.”
In September, the North Carolina native addressed her earlier remarks throughout an look on Tucker Carlson Tonight. Through the present, host Tucker Carlson known as Morris a “lunatic” and a “faux nation music singer,” which the Texas native later placed on a T-shirt to lift cash for the nonprofit Trans Lifeline and GLAAD’s Transgender Media program.
The drama, nonetheless, did seem to get to Morris, who confessed in September that she was fascinated with skipping the CMAs amid the feud. The musician is nominated for Album of the Yr for her third studio album, Humble Quest.
“I’m very honored that my document is nominated. However I don’t know if I really feel [at] residence there proper now,” the “80s Mercedes” singer instructed the Los Angeles Instances when requested in regards to the awards present. “So many individuals I really like will probably be in that room, and possibly I’ll make a game-time determination and go. As of proper now, although, I don’t really feel comfy going.”
Scroll all the way down to see what Brittany and Jason wore whereas attending the CMAs: