Press Release

THE COUNTRY MUSIC ASSOCIATION CELEBRATES 60TH ANNIVERSARY

The U.S. Senate, House of Representatives and the City of Nashville | Declare September 25, 2018 Country Music Association Day Today, the Country Music Association celebrates its 60th anniversary, as the United States Senate, House of Representatives, and the City of Nashville, officially proclaim September
CMA HONORS ITS 60th ANNIVERSARY

By Robert K. Oermann Something rare and profoundly important occurred when the Country Music Association was founded 60 years ago. For the first time, the leaders of a musical genre vowed that unity, cooperation and collaboration were paramount. Competitors took off their corporate hats and
CONNIE BRADLEY RECEIVES CMA’S IRVING WAUGH AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

Iconic industry leader Connie Bradley was surprised with the Country Music Association’s Irving Waugh Award of Excellence Tuesday, August 14 at CMA’s office. Presented by Blue Chair/Warner Music Nashville recording artist Kenny Chesney and Sony/ATV Music Publishing President and Chief Executive Officer and CMA board member Troy Tomlinson, the award
CMA HIRES TYLER TORTI AS SENIOR DIRECTOR OF CREATIVE CONTENT

NASHVILLE—The Country Music Association has announced the addition of Tyler Torti, who joins as Senior Director of Creative Content. Torti comes from The Coca-Cola Company where he was Creative Lead of Digital Innovation. Torti’s previous work included evangelizing and implementing new retail and marketing technology for