Press Release

CMA ELECTS NEW BOARD OF DIRECTORS

NASHVILLE—The Country Music Association has today announced its new Board of Directors. The appointments are effective on Jan. 1, 2018. Sally Williams, Senior Vice President of Programming and Artist Relations for Opry Entertainment and General Manager of the Grand Ole Opry, completes her term as
CMA PRESENTS INDUSTRY HONORS TO 4 INDIVIDUALS

NASHVILLE—The Country Music Association presented industry honors to four highly-deserving individuals Wednesday evening, Nov. 29 during an intimate CMA Board reception at the CMA Theater at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. Eighteen-time CMA Awards-winning artist and Country Music Hall of Famer Vince
DON'T MISS COUNTRY MUSIC'S BIGGEST STARS CELEBRATING THE HOLIDAYS ON "CMA COUNTRY CHRISTMAS," AIRING MONDAY, NOV. 27 ON ABC

NASHVILLE–Country Music’s biggest stars will come together to celebrate the holidays during the eighth annual “CMA Country Christmas,” airing Monday, Nov. 27 (8-10 PM/ET) on the ABC Television Network. Hosted by iconic entertainer Reba McEntire, the two-hour special features spectacular performances from Nashville’s Grand Ole
Country Music Legend Mel Tillis Passes

Legendary singer/songwriter Mel Tillis passed away at the age of 85 Sunday, Nov. 19 in Ocala, Fla. “As a humorist, singer, songwriter, and performer, Mel set a high standard for all entertainers,” said Sarah Trahern, CMA Chief Executive Officer. “His presence in movies and TV