CMA AWARDS MUSICAL EVENT OF THE YEAR AND MUSIC VIDEO OF THE YEAR WINNERS ANNOUNED EARLY, LIVE ON ABC’S “GOOD MORNING AMERICA” WEDNESDAY, NOV. 14

CMA AWARDS MUSICAL EVENT OF THE YEAR AND MUSIC VIDEO OF THE YEAR WINNERS ANNOUNED EARLY, LIVE ON ABC’S “GOOD MORNING AMERICA” WEDNESDAY, NOV. 14

Dierks Bentley Performs on “Good Morning America” Live from His Venue Whiskey Row 

Don’t Miss “The CMA Awards: All Access” Red Carpet Livestream at “The 52nd Annual CMA Awards” from 5:30-7:00 PM/CT Hosted by Kellie Pickler and Ben Aaron Alongside Kelly Sutton  

NASHVILLE—In celebration of “The 52nd Annual CMA Awards,” Country Music’s Biggest Night™, ABC’s “Good Morning America” will reveal early CMA Awards winners in the Musical Event of the Year and Music Video of the Year categories during its Wednesday, Nov. 14 broadcast live from Dierks Bentley’s Whiskey Row in downtown Nashville. Bentley, a three-time nominee this year in the Male Vocalist of the Year, Album of the Year, and Musical Event of the Year categories, will also perform two songs live on “Good Morning America” the morning of the CMA Awards.  

In addition, “The CMA Awards: All Access” red carpet livestream returns to the CMA Awards with music artist and two-time CMA Awards nominee Kellie Pickler and Emmy-nominated television personality Ben Aaron (both of Emmy-nominated “Pickler & Ben”) alongside “Today In Nashville’s” Kelly Sutton. The red carpet show will stream globally on ABC’s YouTube channel and CMAawards.com Wednesday, Nov. 14. from 6:30-8:00 PM/ET (5:30-7:00 PM/CT). Pickler and Aaron will appear on both “Good Morning America” and “GMA Day” that same day to give fans a sneak peak of “The CMA Awards: All Access” livestream.  

“The 52nd Annual CMA Awards” is hosted for the 11th consecutive year by Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood and airs live from Bridgestone Arena in Nashville Wednesday, Nov. 14 at 8:00 PM/ET (7:00 PM/CT) on the ABC Television Network. 

About the CMA Awards 

The first “CMA Awards Banquet and Show” was held in 1967. The following year, the CMA Awards was broadcast for the first time – making it the longest running, annual music awards program on network television. The CMA Awards have aired on ABC since 2006. ABC is the network home of the CMA Awards and CMA’s other two television properties, “CMA Fest” and “CMA Country Christmas.” 

Dierks Bentley will perform live on “Good Morning America” from Dierks Bentley’s Whiskey Row in Nashville Wednesday, Nov. 14. Photo credit: Jim Wright
Kellie Pickler and Ben Aaron from “Pickler & Ben” will be joined by Kelly Sutton to host “The CMA Awards: All Access” red carpet livestream Wednesday, Nov. 14, streaming globally on ABC’s YouTube channel and CMAawards.com from 6:30-8:00 PM/ET (5:30-7:00 PM/CT). Photo credit: George Burns, Jr.
Kelly Sutton will join Kellie Pickler and Ben Aaron to host “The CMA Awards: All Access” red carpet livestream Wednesday, Nov. 14, , streaming globally on ABC’s YouTube channel and CMAawards.com from 6:30-8:00 PM/ET (5:30-7:00 PM/CT). Photo credit: Cameron Powell Photograph
The official trophy for “The 52nd Annual CMA Awards,” co-hosted by Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood live from Bridgestone Arena in Nashville Wednesday, Nov. 14 at 8:00 PM/ET (7:00 PM/CT) on the ABC Television Network. Photo credit: Donn Jones/CMA