Before They Were Stars
CMA Stars Before the Fame
After the post-CMA Awards dust has settled, Snakkle wants to look back on some of our favorite CMA winners, nominees and other country music hard-hitters. You might think you know your favorite singers by sight, but how about if their pictures reflect their early years, before fame and personal stylists were in their lives? Check out this hot photo gallery of country music's elite, before they were stars! By Tara Bennett
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Later in life he’d be a cofounding member of Lady Antebellum, but even in 2000 Charles Kelley was already deep into his music career as a senior at Lakeside High School in Evans, Georgia.