48th CMA Awards
Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood will host the 48th Annual CMA Awards. Country Music's Biggest Night airing live from Music City's Bridgestone Arena Wednesday, November 5 (8/7c) on ABC. Performers include Luke Bryan, Ariana Grande, Miranda Lambert, Blake Shelton, Dierks Bentley, Eric Church, Florida Georgia Line, Jason Aldean, Kacey Musgraves, Kenny Chesney, Lady Antebellum, Little Big Town, Meghan Trainor, The Band Perry, Tim McGraw, Keith Urban, Doobie Brothers, Hunter Hayes, Jennifer Nettles, Michael McDonald, Thomas Rhett, Cole Swindell, and George Strait. Visit cmaawards.com for more details.
Jimmy Kimmel Live - Cross-Country Hologram Special Nov. 5!
Tune in Wednesday, November 5, at 8/7c on ABC to see the 48th Annual CMA Awards! But don't stop there. Keep watching as Jimmy Kimmel hosts a very special "cross-country" Jimmy Kimmel Live at 11:35/10:35c! To celebrate the 48th Annual CMA Awards, Jimmy Kimmel Live will broadcast via Hologram to a live audience in Nashville. His first guest will be an in-studio guest in Hollywood while his second guest will be an unannounced CMA Award winner from that evening's event who will be interviewed as a hologram by Jimmy on stage in Hollywood. The show will also feature a musical performance from Florida Georgia Line from Nashville that will also be hologrammed to Hollywood as if live on Kimmel's outdoor stage for his studio audience! Read more about the special show. Watch it on ABC at 11:35/10:35c.
For the Love of Music: The Story of Nashville - Watch it!
Get a head start on the music. The award-winning documentary "For the Love of Music: The Story of Nashville" aired on ABC on Sunday, November 2. And it's now available, in its entirety online! Get the real story from those that live and breathe its inspiration every day. Watch the complete film at visitmusiccity.com/storyofnashville. #StoryOfNashville
Free Hunter Hayes Concert - Nov. 3
Hunter Hayes is kicking off CMA Awards week with a free nighttime concert in downtown Nashville on Monday, Nov. 3 as part of Hayes’ involvement with the USO’s “Every Moment Counts” campaign. A rare hometown performance for Hayes, the street party presented by exclusive radio partner WSIX commemorates one of many “moments” in honor of Sergeant First Class Tyler Arnold and his family, who will be in attendance at the show along with servicemen and women currently stationed at nearby Fort Campbell. SFC Arnold is being recognized by the USO for his service, sacrifice and strength during the “moments” Arnold missed with his wife and two young daughters during his deployments. Tour mates Dan + Shay and The Railers will also join Hayes for the Nov. 3 show in Nashville, which is set to begin outside Bridgestone Arena at 10:30 p.m. with additional special guests Charlie Worsham and Ryan Kinder.
Countdown to the CMA Awards: 15 Songs that Changed Country Music with Robin Roberts
Following months of research and input from country music insiders, veteran experts and numerous country music artists, “Countdown to the CMA Awards: 15 Songs that Changed Country Music with Robin Roberts” showcases 15 iconic songs that changed the country music world forever. “Countdown to the CMA Awards: 15 Songs that Changed Country Music with Robin Roberts,” airs Monday, November 3, (10:00 – 11:00 pm ET) on the ABC Television Network.
Good Morning America - Live from Music City Nov. 5!
Keith Urban is performing a free concert on the Bridgestone Arena plaza at Broadway & 5th Avenue in downtown Nashville for "Good Morning America" on the morning of the CMA Awards, Wednesday, November 5. Miranda Lambert is stopping by the Nashville “Good Morning America” stage joining chief meteorologist Ginger Zee and “GMA” contributor Tim Tebow, who will be reporting live from Nashville during the CMAs. The event is free and open to the public. Wake up with Music City!
NOVEMBER 7, 2014
Your favorite country stars will perform classic Christmas songs while sharing their favorite holiday memories. The event is taped in front of a live audience to be aired on ABC December 1st. Dan + Shay, Brett Eldredge, Sara Evans, Lucy Hale, Hunter Hayes, Little Big Town, Idina Menzel, Jennifer Nettles, LeAnn Rimes, Michael W. Smith, and Carrie Underwood are all scheduled to perform. Limited tickets are available for this event. Get tickets here.
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