Tim McGraw's ACM performance had viewers basically crying on their couches

Apr 4, 2016 at 1:56 a.m. ET
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Tim McGraw delivered a seriously inspiring performance of his song "Humble and Kind" at the 2016 ACM Awards. Many are calling it the best performance of the night.

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The whole arena was wearing light up bracelets that turned on during the performance. McGraw started the song sitting on a stool out in the middle of the audience, surrounded by a sea of lights.

People representing all walks of life then started coming down the aisles to sing along to the chorus with McGraw. This diverse group of people stood and sat on stage as McGraw sang the remainder of the song, creating a powerful visual to go along with the track's poignant lyrics.

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Fans submitted photos of themselves on social media, holding up signs that said one word summarizing what "Humble and Kind" means to them. These pictures were displayed during the performance on a screen in the background. McGraw even got Reese Witherspoon and Matthew McConaughey in on the action.

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Viewers loved McGraw's performance. Fans took to social media to share their emotional reactions to the song, many saying it brought them to tears.

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2016 ACM Awards acceptance speeches slideshow
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