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CMA Foundation Announces National & Regional Grant Recipients

Grants Totaling Over $2.5 Million Have Been Awarded to Organizations in an Effort to Improve Music Education Across the Nation View 2020 Grantees Here The CMA Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the Country Music Association (CMA) is thrilled to announce that 56 national and regional organizations have received grants totaling over $2.5 million. This
CMA Hosts Eighth Annual CMA Touring Awards

CMA presented industry honors at the Eighth Annual CMA Touring Awards Tuesday, Jan. 21 at Marathon Music Works in Nashville, celebrating Country Music’s most respected professionals from the 2019 touring season. Singer, songwriter, producer and 2017 CMA New Artist of the Year Jon Pardi hosted the evening. He shared humorous,
CMA Presents Alan Jackson With The Joe Talbot Award

CMA awarded Country Music Hall of Fame member Alan Jackson with the Joe Talbot Award Friday, Jan. 17 following his first performance during Opry at the Ryman. The Joe Talbot Award recognizes outstanding leadership and contributions to the preservation and advancement of Country Music’s values and traditions. “Alan
CMA Announces 2020 CMA International Awards Nominees

CMA announced the nominees for 2020’s CMA International Awards, which honors industry executives and artists who have supported and made a difference to the growth and promotion of Country Music in the International marketplace. Nominees from Australia, Canada, Germany, The Netherlands, Sweden, United Kingdom and
CMA Announces New Hires

The Country Music Association has announced two new hires in the Finance & Administration department. Sarah Abell joins CMA as Operations Manager and Leslie London joins as Senior Staff Accountant. In her new role as CMA’s Operations Manager, Abell will oversee event space utilization, including booking, event execution and maintenance. Additionally, she will maintain outside vendor relationships and manage the receptionist on staff. Abell previously worked as Service Captain for Flavor Catering, where she