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NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE - NOVEMBER 11: (FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY) Jon Pardi performs onstage during the The 54th Annual CMA Awards at Nashville’s Music City Center on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Terry Wyatt/Getty Images for CMA)

At last night’s CMA Awards, Jon Pardi was tasked with paying tribute to 90’s country artist Joe Diffie, who passed away in March.

Pardi performed Diffie’s 1994 hit, “Pickup Man,” and had everyone in the audience on their feet – including Joe’s widow, Tara, who was in attendance.

Jon Pardi - Jon Pardi - "Pickup Man" Joe Diffie Tribute | CMA Awards 2020

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