CMA Awards

More Artists, More Music, More Memorable Moments Added to The 50th Annual CMA Awards Airing Wednesday, Nov. 2 on ABC

More Artists, More Music, More Memorable Moments Added to The 50th Annual CMA Awards Airing Wednesday, Nov. 2 on ABC

NASHVILLE – More artists, more music, and more memorable moments have been added to “The 50th Annual CMA Awards,” which includes more performers than any other broadcast in CMA Awards history. Joining the lineup of superstars are 2016 Country Music Hall of Fame inductees Charlie Daniels and Randy Travis; former Entertainer of the Year winners Ricky Skaggs and Roy Clark; former CMA Awards host Clin... »

Kenny Chesney to Receive CMA Pinnacle Award During The 50th Annual CMA Awards Airing Nov. 2 on ABC

Kenny Chesney to Receive CMA Pinnacle Award During The 50th Annual CMA Awards Airing Nov. 2 on ABC

NASHVILLE – CMA will present the Pinnacle Award to four-time CMA Entertainer of the Year Kenny Chesney during “The 50th Annual CMA Awards” airing live Wednesday, Nov. 2 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET) on the ABC Television Network. The Pinnacle Award recognizes an artist who has achieved global prominence through concert performances and record sales at levels unique in Country Music. The artist has also attai... »

More Performers Announced for The 50th Annual CMA Awards Airing Wednesday, Nov. 2 on ABC

More Performers Announced for The 50th Annual CMA Awards Airing Wednesday, Nov. 2 on ABC

NASHVILLE – More superstar performers have been added to Country Music’s Biggest Night™, including Kelsea Ballerini, Garth Brooks with Trisha Yearwood, Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line, Miranda Lambert, Little Big Town, Tim McGraw, and Kacey Musgraves. “The 50th Annual CMA Awards” will be hosted by Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood and broadcast live from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Wednes... »

CMA Partners with ZinePak to Release Deluxe CD Package to Celebrate The 50th Annual CMA Awards

CMA Partners with ZinePak to Release Deluxe CD Package to Celebrate The 50th Annual CMA Awards

NASHVILLE – The CMA Awards is celebrating its 50th Anniversary with a limited-edition, commemorative fan package. The package, created by New York-based entertainment agency ZinePak, pairs an 80-page magazine and 20-song CD with trading cards featuring the 2016 CMA New Artist of the Year nominees. The ZinePak includes fun facts, photos, and artist interviews and insights that bring “The 50th Annua... »

CMA and the Musical Instrument Museum Celebrate 50th Anniversary of the CMA Awards with an Exhibit Honoring Music Makers

CMA and the Musical Instrument Museum Celebrate 50th Anniversary of the CMA Awards with an Exhibit Honoring Music Makers

NASHVILLE – The Country Music Association (CMA) and the Musical Instrument Museum (MIM) in Phoenix have partnered to create a one-of-a-kind exhibit celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the CMA Awards in honor of the music makers. Multi-instrumentalist and CMA Awards winner Hunter Hayes will be on hand Monday, Oct. 24 (10:30 AM/MT) to officially open the exhibit, which features instruments on loan f... »

First Performers Announced for The 50th Annual CMA Awards Airing Wed., Nov 2 on ABC

First Performers Announced for The 50th Annual CMA Awards Airing Wed., Nov 2 on ABC

NASHVILLE – The biggest celebration in Country Music is bringing together the biggest names in Country Music with the first announcement of performers for “The 50th Annual CMA Awards.” “The 50th Annual CMA Awards” will be hosted by Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood and broadcast live from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Wednesday, Nov. 2 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET) on the ABC Television Network. In add... »

Garth Brooks Surprises 2016 CMA Broadcast Awards Winners

Garth Brooks Surprises 2016 CMA Broadcast Awards Winners

NASHVILLE – Garth Brooks wasn’t calling Baton Rouge, but he was dialing Houston, Cincinnati, Chattanooga, and Springfield today to alert winners of the CMA Broadcast Awards. Brooks, who is a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame, has received 32 career CMA Awards nominations including Entertainer of the Year in 2016. He has won 11 CMA Awards beginning with the Horizon Award in 1990 (now New Art... »

Dolly Parton to Receive Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award During CMA Awards Airing Live Nov. 2 on ABC

Dolly Parton to Receive Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award During CMA Awards Airing Live Nov. 2 on ABC

NASHVILLE – Superstar Dolly Parton will be the 2016 recipient of the Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award, which will be presented during “The 50th Annual CMA Awards,” airing Wednesday, Nov. 2 (8:00 PM/ET) on the ABC Television Network live from Nashville. The announcement was made Monday during Parton’s appearance on ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live.” Watch it here. The Willie Nelson Lifetime Achieve... »

Country Music Industry Celebrates Legacy of The 50th Annual CMA Awards

Country Music Industry Celebrates Legacy of The 50th Annual CMA Awards

NASHVILLE – Artists from across the Country Music community are celebrating the golden anniversary of the CMA Awards by recording legendary CMA Award-winning songs and posting them to YouTube for their fans. “This is a great opportunity for the fans to experience and discover the rich heritage of the format by hearing these classic songs performed by contemporary and legendary artists,” said Damon... »

Country Music Unites to Lift Forever Country into No. 1 Debut; Single and Music Video Go Viral Around the World

Country Music Unites to Lift Forever Country into No. 1 Debut; Single and Music Video Go Viral Around the World

“Forever Country” Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard’s Hot Country Songs Chart: Only Third Song in Chart History to Debut in Top Spot  Debuts at No. 21 on the All-Genre Billboard Hot 100; Debuts No. 1 on Nielsen’s Country On-Demand Streaming Chart; Debuts No. 2 on Nielsen’s Digital Songs Chart and No. 1 on Country Digital Songs Chart with More Than 93,000 Sold NASHVILLE – Powered by an unprecedent... »

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