Country star Courtney Cole took over the AOL Instagram at Tortuga Music Festival -- See the pics!

This article is a part of #KanvasLive, an interactive, cross-platform content series brought to life on the Kanvas app and See more coverage here.

If you haven't already heard, Tortuga Music Festival took place this weekend in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and featured performances for some of the biggest country music stars around. got a chance to speak with Cole at Tortuga and you can see her full interview about her emotional connection to country music, and more, right here.

Cole got her start in country music when she joined Black River Entertainment as an employee, but things really kicked off for her when she joined CMT's "The Next Superstar" in 2011. In September 2015 Cole released her self-titled EP.

While Cole was at Tortuga we got a chance to get a look at the festival through her eyes when she took over the AOL Instagram for a day! See the snaps below.

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You guys are beautiful, just like #TortugaFest!

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See the video below for Tortuga Music Artists' dream collaborations:

#KanvasLive at Tortuga: Country Music Stars Reveal Their Dream Collaboration

The Tortuga Music Festival took place next to the picturesque B Ocean Hotel & Resort in Fort Lauderdale. For more information about the hotel, click here.

See more of our coverage from Tortuga Music Festival:
How Old Dominion became one of country music's biggest bands
Chris Janson's humble beginnings take him to country music stardom
Country star Tucker Beathard tells all on his songwriting inspiration

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