Press Release

15TH ANNUAL “CMA FEST” GENERATES ABC’S TOP SUMMERTIME NON-SPORTS TV NUMBERS AND EARNS NETWORK WIN IN TOTAL VIEWERS FOR THE NIGHT

NASHVILLE—“CMA Fest,” the three-hour primetime television special featuring the hottest acts in Country Music performing from Nashville, returned to television last night, Wednesday, Aug. 8. “A staple of network summertime television” (USA Today) and “the most important stage in country music (outside of awards shows)”
CMA VISITS CHICAGO WITH ILLINOIS NATIVE BRETT ELDREDGE AND FELLOW SONGWRITERS ROSS COPPERMAN, TOM DOUGLAS, HEATHER MORGAN AND JORDAN REYNOLDS

NASHVILLE—The Country Music Association visited Chicago yesterday, Tuesday, July 24, with Illinois native Brett Eldredge and fellow songwriters Ross Copperman, Tom Douglas, Heather Morgan and Jordan Reynolds, joining the CMA Foundation and U.S. Bank to visit students at Chicago’s Notes for Notes studio followed by