New York, NY (Top40 Charts)
Ahead of the CMT Music
Awards on June 6th, CMT and Bandsintown are partnering to engage the most passionate country music fans in Nashville and help fans discover the best rising artists who are taking the industry by storm.
Starting June 3rd, the CMT Music
Awards Week will be taking over Nashville, hosting free performances throughout the city. Showcasing the best up-and-coming artists in country music, these showcases will feature promising names such as Walker Hayes, The Sisterhood, and Bailey Bryan, who has been tipped as a Bandsintown Big Break artist.
On the heels of their popular festival guides for SXSW and Coachella, Bandsintown will host a bespoke in-app CMT Music
Awards Week guide to keep fans in-the-know on the best country music offerings in Nashville throughout awards week.
"Music is the core of everything we do at CMT, and we're excited to grow our biggest event of the year into a multi-day festival with CMT Music
Awards week," said Adam Steingart, SVP of Partnerships, CMT, TV Land and Paramount Network. "We share Bandsintown's commitment to helping fans discover emerging artists and are thrilled to have Bailey Bryan - a Bandsintown Big Break artist - be part of the CMT experience this week."
"We're thrilled to team up with CMT in promoting artist discovery in Nashville." said Fabrice Sergent, Bandsintown Managing Partner "The Music
Awards week is a great opportunity for fans to discovery their next favorite country artist - and we're always eager to help make those connections. We're also delighted that CMT Music
Awards Weeks will feature Bailey Bryan, who has been part of our emerging artists program Big Break, since January."
Hosted by Little
Big Town, the CMT Music
Awards will feature an impressive lineup of superstar performances from Blake
Shelton; Carrie Underwood; Chris Stapleton; Dan + Shay; Darius
Rucker; featuring Charles Kelley, Jason Aldean
and Luke Bryan; Dierks Bentley
featuring Brothers Osborne; Florida Georgia Line; Jason Aldean; Kelly
Clarkson; Kelsea Ballerini; Little
Big Town; Luke Bryan
and Sam Hunt. The awards show airs live from Nashville on Wednesday, June 6 at 8 pm ET/ PT.
If you'll be Nashville for the CMT Awards week of festivities, download the Bandsintown App to make sure you don't miss any of the action with their CMT Music
Awards Week guide.