Miranda Lambert Risks a Wardrobe Malfunction in a Daring Reveal Dress at the 2022 CMT Music Awards

Jenni McKnight

Miranda Lambert nearly risked a wardrobe malfunction when she picked up her prize at the CMT Music Awards 2022 Monday evening.

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The country music singer – who dropped out Female Video of the Year for if i was a cowboy — looked sensational in a risque sparkly blue mini dress that featured a daringly low neckline.

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As her name was announced as the winner, Miranda excitedly got up and hugged her husband Brendan McLoughlin before having to quickly readjust her dress so as not to expose herself.

Miranda gave a moving speech in which she thanked her music video producer and friend Trey Fanjoy. “I’m so happy to be here,” she began, adding, “I’m so happy to be part of women in country music today, we’re kicking [expletive].”

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She added, “Trey, I love you, this one’s for you, and we’re gonna keep being cowboys.”


Miranda wore a revealing dress at the CMT Awards

Miranda and Brendan also shared a sweet moment during the show at the Nashville Municipal Auditorium when they were spotted singing along to Gabby Barrett’s performance.

Gabby sang her new single Come get me – for the first time live on TV – alongside her husband Cade Foehner, but it was the moment the cameras rolled in mid-song that had fans talking.

“Omg @mirandalambert and her husband singing with @GabbyBarrett_ just made my night,” tweeted a fan.


Miranda and Brendan shared a sweet moment

Later, Miranda swapped her mini dress for a skin-tight jumpsuit with elaborate fringe along the sleeves for her performance as If I was a cowboy, which raged with fans in the audience.

Other performers included Mickey Guyton and Black Pumas, Kelsea Ballerini, Kane Brown, Cody Johnson, Maren Morris and Ryan Hurd, Cole Swindell and Lainey Wilson, and Keith Urban, who opened the show.


Miranda swapped in a tight jumpsuit

Luke Combs was scheduled to perform but was forced to pull out after testing positive for COVID-19.

Just hours before the show began, it was announced that co-host Kelsea, who was to join Captain America Star Anthony Mackie on stage, had also been diagnosed with COVID-19 and would instead be hosting virtually from his home.

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