51st Annual CMA Awards, Nashville


When: Wednesday, November 8, 2017 @ 8PM/7PM C

Hot Spot: Bridgestone Arena, Nashville, TN 

Deets: “The 51st Annual CMA Awards” will air live Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017 at 8|7c on ABC-TV. Country superstars Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood preside over the evening and return as hosts for Country Music’s Biggest Night. The 2017 event will deliver spectacle, accolades and countless special moments as we celebrate the CMA Awards.

The CMA Awards nominees and winners are determined by the more than 6,300 industry professional members of CMA, which when established in 1958 became the first trade organization formed to promote an individual genre of music. The first CMA Awards Banquet and Show was held in 1967. The following year, the CMA Awards was broadcast on NBC television for the first time – making it the longest running, annual music awards program on network television. The show aired on NBC through 1971 and on the CBS Television Network from 1972 through 2005 before moving in 2006 to ABC, where it is set to air through 2021.

Who You May Spot: Last year's guests included Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood, Dierks Bentley, Eric Church, Maren Morris, Keith Urban, Kelsea Ballerini, Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood, Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line, Miranda Lambert, Little Big Town, Tim McGraw, & Kacey Musgraves.

Hint For The Average Socialite: Tickets are available via Ticketmaster.

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Tune in to ABC on November 8 at 8/7 C.

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