The retired hockey professional kept a wash of laid back stubble along his chiseled jawline, while combing his dark locks back smoothly.Mike and Carrie met backstage after one of the star's shows in 2008 and were married in 2010. Carrie's other-half was ready to cheer on the artist as she took the stage as hostess.The starlet looked as if she was straight from the Garden Of Eden in her next look.

The Oklahoma-born singer, 34, kicked off the evening radiating glamour in a dramatic indigo gown which featured a plunging off-shoulder neckline and plenty of cleavage.

The country talent's dress was tailored to her every curve, hugging her pert derriere and trim waist before reaching the floor with a trumpet train.

Turning around, the Before He Cheats singer revealed an equally bare back, accentuated with towering blue heels.

Her earrings were a perfect match, featuring pink and blue shapes hanging shoulder-length.

The avant-garde frock angled out dramatically while belted with a solid silver sash.

Carrie looked pretty in pink as she took the stage in a flirty fuchsia frock with full A-line skirt, longsleeves, and a deep neckline.Carrie, who is nominated for Female Vocalist of the Year, added dangling gold statement earrings that perfectly offset her golden tresses and glowing complexion.The blonde musician went full glam with her make-up, playing up her green eyes with smoky shadow and lush, dark lashes.She was more than ready to take the stage for her 10th year as host of the CMAs.And Carrie Underwood ensured all eyes were on her as she dazzled in a dozen separate looks during the Wednesday night event at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee.Co-host Brad matched her in a shimmering red jacket, The duo put on some 3-D glasses for a second, poking fun at their supernaturally sparkly garb.