CMA Songwriters Series Wraps CMA Awards Week with Five Hit Tunesmiths at CMA Theater

NASHVILLE – Top songwriters Gary Burr, Georgia Middleman, Don Schlitz, and Brad and Brett Warren shared the stories behind their hit songs to cap off festivities surrounding “The 50th Annual CMA Awards” Thursday during a special performance at the CMA Theater.

The CMA Songwriters Series is in its 12th season, kicking off the first show of this year at indigo at The O2 in London during the C2C Festival followed by its debut appearance at SXSW at the Paramount Theatre in Austin, Texas, with other stops in New Orleans and Bristol, Va. at The Birthplace of Country Music Museum.

Since 2005, the CMA Songwriters Series has presented more than 90 shows in 15 cities including Austin, Belfast, Chicago, Dublin, London, Los Angeles, New York, Paris, Phoenix, and Washington, D.C. at the renowned Library of Congress.

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