Justin Timberlake and Chris Stapleton teamed up for an epic performance at Wednesday night's CMA Awards.
The duo sang two songs — Stapleton's song "Tennessee Whiskey" and Timberlake's "Drink You Away."
Timberlake is a fan of Stapleton's, so it's no surprise that when the country star asked Timberlake to perform a duet with him at the CMAs, he said yes.
Stapleton told ABC it was as easy as calling the pop superstar to ask. Stapleton said Timberlake replied, "Yeah man, I'm in. Just tell me when to show up."
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