Kacey Musgraves Enlists Coldplay’s Chris Martin To Perform ‘Rainbow’ at 2019 iHeartRadio Music Awards


Just over a month since successful album of the yr on the 2019 Grammys, Kacey Musgraves returned to an award present stage tonight (March 14). This time it was Los Angeles’ Microsoft Theater for the iHeartRadio Music Awards, the place the singer-songwriter carried out the uplifting closing ballad from final yr’s Golden Hour.

Musgraves sang “Rainbow” on the Grammys as effectively, however this time, it was a bit of completely different. Coldplay frontman Chris Martin joined her onstage and performed piano, representing the one instrumental backing. It was actually all she wanted, as Musgraves, perched atop a big florescent rainbow, delivered a young vocal efficiency becoming of the observe’s uplifting message: “You maintain tight to your umbrella, darlin' I'm simply tryin' to inform ya, That there's at all times been a rainbow hangin' over your head.”

Musgraves took dwelling an iHeartRadio Music Award as effectively — her collaborative cowl of Shania Twain’s “You’re Still the One” (carried out alongside Harry Styles) gained the socially-voted trophy for greatest cowl track.

As for her radio presence, "Rainbow" presently sits at No. 17 on Billboard's Adult Contemporary chart and No. 40 on Country Airplay.