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It’s Balloting Season at CMA!

It’s Balloting Season at CMA!

Ballot Schedule for “The 49th Annual CMA Awards” Announced; CMA Now Accepting Submissions for the 2015 CMA Broadcast Awards »

2015 Country Music Hall of Fame Inductees Lift Their Voices During 12th Annual CMA Artist Luncheon

2015 Country Music Hall of Fame Inductees Lift Their Voices During 12th Annual CMA Artist Luncheon

NASHVILLE – The room was full of singers, so it seemed only fitting that the conversation should start with harmony when The Oak Ridge Boys (Duane Allen, Joe Bonsall, William Lee Golden, Richard Sterban) and The Browns (Jim Ed, Maxine, and Bonnie) sat down with Country Music Association members Wednesday during the 12th Annual CMA Artist Luncheon. The two are among the most distinctive – albeit di... »

CMA Songwriters Series Kicks-off New Season of Front and Center on Public Television

CMA Songwriters Series Kicks-off New Season of Front and Center on Public Television

NASHVILLE — The critically acclaimed music series “Front and Center” will kick off its new season with four all-new CMA Songwriters Series episodes with Hunter Hayes; Bob DiPiero featuring Brandy Clark; Sara Evans and Martina McBride; and Little Big Town. The episodes, which will begin airing Saturday on Public Television, collectively feature guest appearances from some of Nashville’s... »

CMA Announces the Newest Members of the Country Music Hall of Fame

CMA Announces the Newest Members of the Country Music Hall of Fame

CMA Announces Jim Ed Brown and The Browns, Grady Martin, and The Oak Ridge Boys as The Newest Members of The Country Music Hall of Fame NASHVILLE – The Country Music Association announced today that Jim  Ed Brown and The Browns, Grady Martin, and The Oak Ridge Boys will become the newest members of the revered Country Music Hall of Fame. Jim Ed Brown and The Browns (siblings Maxine and Bonnie) wil... »

CRS / CMA Partner to Present Artist Welcome Reception at CRS 2015

CRS / CMA Partner to Present Artist Welcome Reception at CRS 2015

COUNTRY RADIO SEMINAR AND COUNTRY MUSIC ASSOCIATION PARTNER TO PRESENT THE CMA ARTIST WELCOME RECEPTION AT CRS 2015 (Nashville, Tenn. – Feb. 11, 2015) – Country Radio Seminar (CRS) and the Country Music Association (CMA) have partnered to provide the ultimate networking event for artists and registered attendees of CRS 2015. The CMA Artist Welcome Reception, scheduled for Wednesday, Fe... »

CMA Presents Triple Play Awards at Sixth Annual Songwriters Luncheon

CMA Presents Triple Play Awards at Sixth Annual Songwriters Luncheon

NASHVILLE – Songwriters were the focus of attention as CMA Triple Play Awards were handed out at the Sixth Annual CMA Songwriters Luncheon. Fourteen of Nashville’s top tunesmiths received the Award, which is presented to songwriters who pen three chart-topping hits in a 12-month period. “It’s an honor to host this event that shines the light on songwriters,” said Troy Tomlinson, former CMA C... »

CMA Recognizes CMA Foundation Board Leadership

CMA Recognizes CMA Foundation Board Leadership

NASHVILLE – In recognition of their volunteer service to the CMA Foundation Board of Directors, former Chairman Kitty Moon Emery, and outgoing Chairman Joe Galante, were presented with mementos commemorating their many contributions to the Board. The presentation was made by CMA Chief Executive Officer Sarah Trahern at the annual CMA Board membership meeting today in Nashville. To date, the CMA Fo... »

Veteran Radio and Music Journalist Chuck Dauphin Receives 2014 CMA Media Achievement Award

Veteran Radio and Music Journalist Chuck Dauphin Receives 2014 CMA Media Achievement Award

NASHVILLE –Veteran radio and music journalist Chuck Dauphin was presented with the 2014 CMA Media Achievement Award backstage in the media center during “The 48th Annual CMA Awards.” “I am truly blessed and humbled to be in the list of names who have won this award,” said Dauphin. “Thanks to all my editors who give me the outlets to write for, especially Tye Comer at Billboard for the chance. And,... »

Vince Gill Receives CMA’s Irving Waugh Award of Excellence During The 48th Annual CMA Awards on ABC

Vince Gill Receives CMA’s Irving Waugh Award of Excellence During The 48th Annual CMA Awards on ABC

NASHVILLE – CMA presented the Irving Waugh Award of Excellence to Nashville treasure Vince Gill during “The 48th Annual CMA Awards,” which aired tonight on the ABC Television Network Gill choked up during a video salute aired during the Awards as artists including Rodney Crowell, Merle Haggard, Emmylou Harris, Taylor Swift, James Taylor, and Keith Urban paid tribute to Gill’s artistry and impact o... »

Luke Bryan Congratulates 2014 CMA Broadcast Awards Winners

Luke Bryan Congratulates 2014 CMA Broadcast Awards Winners

NASHVILLE – CMA Awards nominee Luke Bryan surprised radio stations and personalities around the country today with news of their 2014 CMA Broadcast Awards wins. “Country radio has been so supportive of me and my career,” said Bryan. “I was honored to be the one to call and tell them about this huge honor. Congrats to all the winners!” “CMA recognizes the influence that Country radio stations have ... »

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