Press Release

CMA Songwriters Series Continues to Celebrate 10th Anniversary on July 30 in Chicago at Joe’s Bar

CMA Songwriters Series Continues to Celebrate 10th Anniversary on July 30 in Chicago at Joe’s Bar

Bob DiPiero, Striking Matches, and Charlie Worsham Share the Stories Behind Their Hits NASHVILLE – The CMA Songwriters Series returns to Chicago to launch the second half of its 10th anniversary year at Joe’s Bar on Wednesday, July 30 (8:30 PM/CT, doors at 7:00 PM/CT). Celebrating its decade-long run, the CMA Songwriters Series features songwriter and host Bob DiPiero performing alongside St... »

CMA Music Festival Direct Visitor Spending Reaches New High

CMA Music Festival Direct Visitor Spending Reaches New High

NASHVILLE – The 2014 CMA Music Festival contributed a record-setting $39.3 million in direct visitor spending to the local community according to numbers released by the Nashville Convention and Visitors Corp. (NCVC). “As Nashville’s largest event, CMA Music Festival continues to offer new experiences and keep our visitors coming year after year,” said Nashville Mayor Karl Dean. “The event provide... »

CMA Partners with PBS’ Front and Center

CMA Partners with PBS’ Front and Center

The First CMA Television Events of Their Kind will Feature the Music of Lady Antebellum and a Special 10th Anniversary CMA Songwriters Series Celebration with Dierks Bentley and Nashville’s Top Songwriters NASHVILLE — CMA will partner with Public Television’s critically-acclaimed concert series “Front and Center” to present two separate hour-long concert specials for the 2014 Fall season. The show... »

AT&T U-verse® Fan Fair X Offers More To Do And See Than Ever Before During 2014 CMA Music Festival

AT&T U-verse® Fan Fair X Offers More To Do And See Than Ever Before During 2014 CMA Music Festival

Appearances by Sara Evans, Lady Antebellum, Little Big Town, LeAnn Rimes, and Many More; Panel Discussions; CMA Screening Room; Big & Rich Talk About Their Latest Musical Offering; Marketplace; Three Stages; Celebrity Tour Busses; XBowling; and Activities and Performances for Families NASHVILLE – X marks the coolest daytime spot for Nashville’s “signature” event in the AT&T U-verse® Fan Fa... »

CMA Presents Wesley Rose Media Achievement Award to Duncan Warwick

CMA Presents Wesley Rose Media Achievement Award to Duncan Warwick

NASHVILLE – CMA presented Duncan Warwick, the editor of noted British Country Music magazine Country Music People, with the Wesley Rose Media Achievement Award Friday in Norwich, England. The Wesley Rose International Media Achievement Award recognizes outstanding achievements in the media, which contribute to the development of Country Music outside the United States. Radio, TV, print journalists... »

It’s Balloting Season at CMA!

It’s Balloting Season at CMA!

Ballot Schedule for “The 48th Annual CMA Awards” Announced; CMA Now Accepting Submissions for the 2014 CMA Broadcast Awards; Nominations for the CMA SRO Awards Underway  NASHVILLE – CMA balloting season is here! The Country Music Association is now accepting online submissions for the 2014 CMA Broadcast Awards for Broadcast Personality, Station, and National Broadcast Personality of the Year at Br... »

International Country Artists to Perform at 2014 CMA Music Festival

International Country Artists to Perform at 2014 CMA Music Festival

NASHVILLE – Each June, Country Music connoisseurs from all over the world travel to Nashville for CMA Music Festival, but fans aren’t the only ones crossing borders to attend Country Music’s largest event. International Country artists from all over the globe make the pilgrimage to Music City each year to perform at CMA World GlobaLive!, a free showcase featuring international Country Music artist... »

Free Music Throughout 2014 CMA Music Festival

Free Music Throughout 2014 CMA Music Festival

NASHVILLE – Free music and entertainment are hallmarks of CMA Music Festival and the 2014 Fest is shaping up to present a lineup that is destined to please fans and create numerous opportunities for music discovery during the Festival, happening Thursday through Sunday, June 5-8, in downtown Nashville. “The fans tell us they want music and we have plenty of options for them this year with multiple... »

The Power of Country Music and CMA Featured at Music Biz 2014

The Power of Country Music and CMA Featured at Music Biz 2014

NASHVILLE – The Country Music Association announced today the organization’s first-time participation in the Music Business Association’s (Music Biz) flagship event, Music Biz 2014, with a deep dive into the Country Music consumer. “Participation in this event is an extension of CMA’s ongoing mission to advance Country Music and help develop new business opportunities for the industry,” said CMA S... »

Hall of Fame Inductees Celebrate at 11th Annual CMA Artist Luncheon

Hall of Fame Inductees Celebrate at 11th Annual CMA Artist Luncheon

Newly announced Country Music Hall of Fame inductees Ronnie Milsap and Mac Wiseman gather with artists during the 11th Annual CMA Artist Luncheon at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. »

Page 1 of 3123