Carrie Underwood delivered a captivating performance of her hit song "Before He Cheats" at the 2020 Academy of Country Music Awards. Despite the absence of a live audience due to social distancing regulations, Underwood commanded attention in a gold dress and sang soulfully. Other Entertainer of the Year nominees also performed their greatest hits. Underwood later paid tribute to fellow Opry members by performing a medley of their songs. The event adhered to social distancing guidelines and took place at various venues in Nashville.