lady z

Lady Antebellum will be joined by a special guest at this week's CMT Awards. The country trio are set to take the stage on Wednesday with producer/DJ Zedd.

Billboard reveals that they will be performing a mash-up for Lady Antebellum's new single "Long Stretch of Love" and Zedd's "Beautiful Now." Organizers say it's the first time in an award show has ever attempted a mixing the genres on live TV.

So, would this group be called Lady Z then?

The CMT Music Awards air live from Nashville on Wednesday starting at 8 p.m. Eastern. 

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