Show airs stay from Nashville on Wednesday, November 14th
Lauren Alaina, Brad Paisley, Ricky Skaggs, and Chris Stapleton with Maren Morris and Mavis Staples have been added as performers for The 52nd Annual CMA Awards, in addition to simply added particular appearances by Lindsay Ell, Vince Gill, Sierra Hull, Chris Janson, Ashley McBryde, David Lee Murphy, Jon Pardi, Carson Peters, Marty Stuart, and Cole Swindell. Country Music’s Biggest Night, hosted for the 11th consecutive 12 months by Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood, will air stay from Bridgestone Arena in Nashville Wednesday, November 14th at eight pm ET/PT on the ABC Television Network.
Previously introduced performers for the CMA Awards embody Jason Aldean with Miranda Lambert, Kelsea Ballerini, Dierks Bentley with Brothers Osborne, Garth Brooks, Luke Bryan, Kenny Chesney, Luke Combs, Dan + Shay, Florida Georgia Line with Bebe Rexha, Midland, Kacey Musgraves, Old Dominion, Pistol Annies, Thomas Rhett, Underwood, Keith Urban and Brett Young. Presenters will probably be introduced this week.
Alaina is a two-time CMA Awards nominee. She returns this 12 months with a nomination for New Artist the Year.
Ell made her CMA Awards efficiency debut in 2016, taking part in guitar throughout Underwood’s all-female efficiency “Dirty Laundry.”
Gill is a 54-time CMA Awards nominee and 18-time winner. He holds the report for many wins within the Song the Year class. He can be tied for many wins within the Male Vocalist the Year and Musical Event the Year (beforehand Vocal Event the Year) classes. He returns this 12 months together with his 12th nomination for Musical Event the Year.
Hull, McBryde and Peters will all make their CMA Awards efficiency debut at The 52nd Annual CMA Awards.
Janson is a first-time CMA Awards nominee, receiving nominations within the Music Video the Year and Song the Year classes for “Drunk Girl,” in addition to New Artist the Year. This 12 months marks his efficiency debut on the CMA Awards stage.
Morris is a ten-time CMA Awards nominee, receiving her first win in 2016 for New Artist the Year. She returns this 12 months together with her third Female Vocalist the Year nomination and second Musical Event the Year nomination for “Dear Hate” with Vince Gill.
Murphy is a first-time CMA Awards nominee this 12 months, receiving a nomination for Musical Event the Year for his music “Everything’s Gonna Be Alright” with Kenny Chesney.
Paisley is a 14-time CMA Awards winner, together with a win for the coveted Entertainer the Year award. He can be the present report holder for many wins (four) within the Music Video the Year class and tied because the report holder for many Musical Event the Year wins (four).
Pardi is a two-time CMA Awards nominee, taking dwelling his first win in 2017 for New Artist the Year.
Skaggs is an eight-time CMA Awards winner as a solo artist and member his personal band. He acquired his first CMA Awards nominations in 1982, when he was nominated in 5 classes (4 as a solo artist and one together with his band), successful the Horizon Award, which acknowledged new artists, and Male Vocalist the Year, a historic win being the primary time each awards have been received in a single 12 months. Skaggs received the coveted Entertainer the Year award in 1985 and went on to win 5 extra CMA awards in different years. He was inducted into the Country Music Hall Fame final month.
R&B/Gospel legend, Staples, beforehand the group The Staple Singers, continues to hold on her household’s title as a solo artist. This 12 months marks Staples’ CMA Awards debut. The Staple Singers have been nominated for Album the Year in 1994.
Stapleton is a seven-time CMA Awards winner with 16 complete profession nominations. He is the reigning Male Vocalist the Year and Album the Year winner. He returns this 12 months as probably the most nominated artist the evening with nods within the Album the Year, Entertainer the Year, Male Vocalist the Year, Single the Year and Song the Year classes.
Stuart is a seven-time CMA Awards nominee, bringing dwelling his first award in 1992 for Vocal Event the Year. He has carried out on the CMA Awards twice earlier than together with “Will the Circle Be Unbroken” in 1989 and “Mandolin Rain” in 1996.
Swindell, a two-time CMA Awards nominee, first took the CMA Awards stage in 2014, the identical 12 months he was nominated for New Artist the Year.