ONLY CMA Individual Members have the opportunity to vote annually for the CMA Awards and CMA Board Election of Directors.
Explanation of Benefits
The hottest ticket in Country Music. CMA members have the opportunity to purchase CMA Awards tickets during member presale, subject to availability with quantity and seating level based on membership level.
A comprehensive guide that lists Country radio stations, syndicators, satellite and Internet radio, plus an artist reference guide including record labels, managers, booking agents and publicists. View industry directory information interactively on the exclusive member site, My.CMAworld.com. This information is updated daily.
Plus, members have access to the printed edition of the directory.
Billboard Magazine Discount – CMA members receive a discounted rate of $199.00 for Billboard magazine subscription
CMA Awards E-mail Service – An opportunity for CMA Awards nominees to educate CMA voting members about the nominees and nominated products. This opportunity is available to all CMA Awards nominees, but nominees who are CMA members may take advantage of discounted rates. Discounts increase with membership level. Contact CMA’s Membership and Balloting department for details.
Industry Events – Previous event discounts have included multiple Billboard Conferences, NAMM, NARM, Mix Nashville, Leadership Music Digital Summit and Next Big Nashville, TPAC shows and more
Clarion Musical Instrument Insurance – Outstanding, low-cost, all risk insurance coverage for musical instruments. For more information, visit Clarionins.com or e-mail Arichards@ClarionIns.com. You can also call 1-800-VIVALDI (1-800-848-2534)
CMA provides members consumer insights to help generate industry revenue. Utilizing data from proprietary research including annual fan segmentation studies, topical deep dives, and ongoing queries to CMA’s Insiders panel of more than 13,000 Country Music enthusiasts, CMA works to identify and better understand consumer behaviors and external forces that influence them, while disseminating myth-busting facts and providing a 360-degree picture of the Country Music landscape.
CMA members also have access to MRI data runs with customizable crosstabs of Country Music fans against more than 4,000 brands and 800 product and service categories. The number of chart runs provided per year corresponds to level of CMA membership.
CMA’s exclusive bi-monthly magazine for members containing feature stories about the Country Music industry, including current trends and issues and the latest CMA news. Members have access to the current issue as well as archived issues on My.CMAworld.com.
Every member gets a CMA membership card, and organizational members receive a certificate for their office.
All Individual and Organizational Radio Members are eligible to win a CMA Broadcast Award (Station and Personality of the Year) in the following categories.
- National Personality of the Year
- Major Market (Arbitron Ranking 1-25)
- Large Market (Arbitron Ranking 26-50)
- Medium Market (Arbitron Ranking 51-100)
- Small Market (All other Markets)
For more info visit Broadcast.CMAawards.com.
Two (2) four-day CMA Music Festival tickets are offered to Country radio stations for use in listener promotions by request.
Your support will be acknowledged by a listing in the annual award-winning CMA Awards Program Book (Organizational Members Only).
Members can use the special CMA Member Logo on their Web site or social network page to signify that they are a CMA member. Logo is available upon request or on my.CMAworld.com.