New York, NY (Top40 Charts)
The 50th Anniversary of the CMA Awards is already packed with more performers than any CMA Awards in history, but fans are in for an even bigger night with a star-studded cast from across the celebrity universe.
Among those appearing on Country Music's Biggest Night™ will be Country Music
Hall of Fame member Brenda Lee; three-time CMA Award winner and Country Music
Hall of Fame member Bill Anderson; three-time CMA Award winner Lee Greenwood; two-time CMA Award winners and Country Music
Hall of Fame members The Oak Ridge Boys; "Final Five" Olympic gymnasts Simone
Biles, Gabby Douglas, Laurie Hernandez, Madison Kocian, and Aly Raisman; 2016 CMA Awards nominee Cam; Josh Dallas, best known for his role of Prince
Charming/David Nolan on ABC's "Once Upon A Time
"; Actress Jennifer Garner; ESPN "College GameDay's" Kirk Herbstreit; four-time CMA Award winner Barbara
Mandrell; NFL Legend Peyton Manning; actor Matthew McConaughey; Wendi McLendon-Covey and Hayley Orrantia from ABC's "The Goldbergs;" 1974 CMA Female Vocalist of the Year Olivia
Newton-John; ESPN's Samantha Ponder; actress Sharon Stone; 2016 CMA Awards nominee Cole Swindell; and actress Lily Tomlin.
"The 50th Annual CMA Awards" will be hosted by Brad Paisley
and Carrie Underwood
and broadcast live from the Bridgestone Arena
in Nashville, Wednesday, Nov. 2 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET) on the ABC Television Network.
Previously announced performers include Alabama, Jason Aldean, Kelsea Ballerini, Dierks Bentley, Clint Black, Garth Brooks
with Trisha Yearwood, Brooks & Dunn, Luke Bryan, Eric Church, Roy Clark, 2016 CMA Country Music
Hall of Fame inductees Charlie Daniels and Randy Travis, Florida Georgia Line, Vince Gill, Alan Jackson, Elle King, Miranda
Big Town, Martina McBride, Tim McGraw, Maren Morris, Kacey Musgraves, Jennifer Nettles, Brad Paisley, Pentatonix, Charley Pride, Thomas
Rhett, Reba, Ricky Skaggs, George
Strait, Chris Stapleton, Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban, and Dwight Yoakam
"The 50th Annual CMA Awards" is a production of the Country Music
Association. Robert Deaton is the Executive Producer, Paul Miller is the Director, and David
Wild is the Writer.
Fans can get more information on "The 50th Annual CMA Awards" and sign up for CMA emails and exclusives by visiting CMAawards50.com