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2017 CMA Music Festival Lineup Revealed

Nightly Concert Lineup Announced Exclusively on ABC’s “Good Morning America” Days of Social Media Posts Reveal More than 100 Artists Performing Ticket Proceeds Benefit Music Education through CMA Foundation NASHVILLE — After four days of social teases, the lineup for the 2017 CMA Music Festival is

Country Music Reaches New Heights in the U.K. and Ireland

NASHVILLE—As Country Music fans packed the sold-out C2C Festival in the U.K. and Ireland last week, the Country Music Association returned overseas to present three CMA International Awards, host industry executives to reveal new data illustrating the millennial push behind the U.K.’s Country Music growth, and

CMA Makes Mark at 2017 Country Radio Seminar

NASHVILLE—As thousands of Country radio broadcasters traveled to Nashville for Country Radio Seminar (CRS), CMA hosted key events to welcome attendees, share valuable insights revealing the power of the Country Music radio consumer, and offer best practices regarding entries for the CMA Broadcast Awards. CMA

Kitty Moon Emery Passes at 70

Kitty Moon Emery, a Nashville business leader who devoted much of her career to giving back to the Country Music industry she loved, died Feb. 8 in Nashville following a battle with cancer. Emery served on the CMA Board for 22 years (1989-2010), including terms