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Carrie Underwood Meets the Next Generation of Champions in Heartwarming Video

Carrie Underwood Eagle Choir kids Champion

Anyone who has had the pleasure of meeting Carrie Underwood can tell you that she is one of the kindest, warmest, and most gracious artists in country music. Just how kind, warm and gracious she is was elevated during this year’s CMA Music Festival. [RELATED: Carrie Underwood and Husband Mike Fisher Hit the Happy Trails … Read more

CMA Fest TV Special Boasts Star-Studded Lineup Including Tim McGraw, Miranda Lambert and More

CMA Fest Special Tim McGraw Miranda Lambert Luke Bryan perform

Country’s biggest stars are coming to your television set when CMA Fest airs on ABC. The television special was filmed during Nashville’s 48th annual CMA Fest in June and features more than 30 of today’s hottest hits performed by the top names in country music [RELATED: CMA Music Festival’s Hottest Performances Including Carrie Underwood and Joan Jett Are Coming Into Your Home] Thomas Rhett returns for a … Read more

CMA Music Festival’s Hottest Performances Including Carrie Underwood and Joan Jett Are Coming Into Your Home

Carrie Underwood and Joan Jett appear on CMA Fest ABC TV special

If you couldn’t make it to Nashville for this year’s incredible CMA Music Festival, some of the week’s hottest performances are coming to you. [RELATED: Billy Ray Cyrus and Lil Nas X Steal The Show on Night 3 of CMA Fest Nightly Concerts] CMA Fest, hosted by Thomas Rhett and Kelsea Ballerini, with special guest host … Read more

Keith Urban, Luke Bryan Close Out CMA Fest With A Bang!

Yes, it was soggy, yes, it may go down as the wettest CMA Music Festival in history, but it also may go down as one of the most exciting. In fact, on night four of the festival, the excitement started before the gates even opened. Torrential rain and lightning hit Nashville just as crowds were … Read more

Billy Ray Cyrus and Lil Nas X Steal The Show on Night 3 of CMA Fest Nightly Concerts

Billy_Ray_Cyrus_Lil_Nas_X_at Nissan Stadium CMA Fest

One of the most fun parts of the evening performances at Nissan Stadium during CMA Music Festival is the endless number of special guests that hit the big stage to collaborate with country music superstars. Country icons, Rock & Roll legends, Urban favorites and Pop hitmakers have all stood under that magical spotlight to provide … Read more

Miranda Lambert Debuts Brand New Song “Locomotive” to a Packed Stadium During CMA Fest

Miranda Lambert debuts new song Locomotive at CMA Fest

While Miranda Lambert may have been lying low as of late, the “Vice” singer has returned to the stage with a bang, sharing a new song that she’s been working on, “Locomotive.” The 35-year-old debuted the song on the stage at Nissan Stadium on Saturday night (June 8), telling the crowd that it was the … Read more

Florida Georgia Line, Brothers Osborne, Kane Brown and Kelsea Ballerini Kick Off CMA Fest Nightly Concerts in the Rain

Kane Brown and Kelsea Ballerine during night one of Nissan Stadium concert at CMA Fest

For the first time in several years, CMA Fest is facing a forecast that features rain on each of the four days. As hopeful as performers and concert-goers were that Zeus may be forgiving, the rain fell on night one. While it was pretty significant at times, the rain did nothing to soak the enthusiasm … Read more

Thomas Rhett and Kelsea Ballerini Reunite As Hosts of CMA Fest Special

Kelsea Ballerini and Thomas Rhett host CMA Fest special

If you’re a Thomas Rhett or Kelsea Ballerini fan…or like us, you’re both…you’ll want to mark your calendar for August 4 when the pair returns to host CMA Fest. the Music Event of Summer. [RELATED: Thomas Rhett and Kelsea Ballerini’s CMA Fest Bloopers Will Have You Laughing Out Loud] This year, radio and television host Bobby … Read more

CMAFest Announces Exciting Xfinity Fan Fair X Lineups Including Chris Young, Trisha Yearwood, Billy Ray Cyrus and More!

Chris Young Trisha Yearwood lineup for xfinity fan fair x

If you’ve heard CMA Music Festival veterans discussing the event, they likely will tell you that there’s music and fun around every corner. Downtown Nashville is a beehive of activity and one of the most exciting places to be is Xfinity Fan Fair X. This part of the four-day festival is actually held indoors in … Read more

Carrie Underwood, Luke Combs and More Nominated for 2019 CMT Music Awards

Carrie Underwood CMT Music Awards Nominations Maren Morris

The nominations are in.  Artists vying for the 2019 CMT Music Awards have been revealed and Brothers Osborne, Maren Morris, Miranda Lambert and Zac Brown Band lead the pack with three nominations each. Carrie Underwood’s “Cry Pretty” video and Luke Combs’ “She Got the Best of Me” video are only 2 of the 14 videos … Read more

Miranda Lambert Puppy Parade Set to Kick Off CMA Fest in June

Miranda Lambert parade for Mutt Nation at CMA FEst

It’s safe to say that the only thing that Miranda Lambert loves as much as her family and country music is animals, especially dogs, so it’s no surprise that she’s kicking off CMA Music Festival in four-legged fashion. In honor of her MuttNation Foundation’s 10th Anniversary, Miranda and Tractor Supply Company will lead a pup … Read more

[Watch] Chris Young Brings “Hangin’ On” to “Live with Kelly and Ryan”

Chris Young Live with Kelly and Ryan

Chris Young made his debut on “Live with Kelly and Ryan” Wednesday morning (Aug. 8) when he performed his new single, “Hangin’ On,” for the New York studio audience. For three minutes, the country crooner showcased his vocal ability on the nostalgic ballad. Dressed completely in black, the singer was backed by a full band … Read more