The 57th annual CMA Awards will air Wednesday, Nov. 8, reside on ABC from Nashville’s Bridgestone Enviornment, crowning this 12 months’s slate of winners, as voted upon by the CMA’s more-than 6,000 members. However the star energy extends far past solely the winners — there are many top-notch performances and presenters, as effectively.
The ceremony — which can once more be hosted by Luke Bryan and Peyton Manning — will characteristic a number of particular efficiency moments, together with Morgan Wallen becoming a member of forces with Submit Malone and HARDY to supply up a number of basic country songs. Kenny Chesney, Alan Jackson, Zac Brown Band and Coral Reefer Band member Mac McAnally will honor the late singer-songwriter Jimmy Buffett.
Jelly Roll, a five-time nominee, will take the stage twice in the course of the night, first opening the present with a efficiency of his No. 1 Billboard Nation Airplay hit “Want a Favor,” and performing once more later within the present for a collaboration with Okay. Michelle on The Judds’ signature music “Love Can Construct a Bridge.”
In the meantime, newly-minted Country Music Hall of Fame inductee Tanya Tucker will probably be joined by Little Large City for a efficiency of Tucker’s 1972 debut hit “Delta Daybreak.”
Lainey Wilson leads this 12 months’s nominees with 9 nods, together with entertainer of the 12 months, feminine vocalist of the 12 months, single of the 12 months and music of the 12 months. Wilson is simply the fourth artist in CMA history to land 9 or extra nominations in a single 12 months. She follows Merle Haggard (9 nods in 1970), Alan Jackson (a file 10 nods in 2002) and Miranda Lambert (9 nods in each 2010 and 2014).
Jelly Roll has 5 nominations this 12 months, together with new artist of the 12 months and male artist of the 12 months. Luke Combs and HARDY have 4 nominations every, adopted by Jordan Davis, Ashley McBryde, producer/combine engineer Joey Moi, songwriter-producer Jordan Schmidt, Chris Stapleton, Morgan Wallen, and musician/producer Derek Wells with three nominations every.
See beneath for a full record of performers and presenters:
Dan + Shay
Little Large City
The Warfare And Treaty
Zac Brown Band