CMA Awards

CMA Songwriters Series Returns to Nashville with Brandy Clark, Jaren Johnston on November 4

3 years ago Liv Carter Comments Off on CMA Songwriters Series Returns to Nashville with Brandy Clark, Jaren Johnston on November 4
During CMA week, the immensely popular CMA Songwriters Series will once again return to Nashville. Performers announced so far are Brandy Clark and Jaren Johnston. Check out the press release below for info on the writers and how to get tickets: As part of the events and activities leading up to “The 48th Annual CMA Read More

Tim McGraw, Kenny Chesney, Dierks Bentley, Jason Aldean Added to 2014 CMA Awards Performers

3 years ago Liv Carter Comments Off on Tim McGraw, Kenny Chesney, Dierks Bentley, Jason Aldean Added to 2014 CMA Awards Performers
More performers were announced for the 48th Annual Country Music Awards. Some of the biggest hitters will take the stage that night as Tim McGraw, Kenny Chesney, Dierks Bentley, and Jason Aldean join the lineup. A lineup which so far shows a depressing scarcity of women. But anyway… The rest of the press release reads: Read More

Big Names Announced for 2014 CMA Awards Performances

3 years ago Liv Carter Comments Off on Big Names Announced for 2014 CMA Awards Performances
The first round of performers for the 48th Annual CMA Awards hold no surprises. Some of the biggest name of the last few years, and nominees for the evening’s top awards will liven up the show. Announced to perform so far are Keith Urban, Miranda Lambert, Blake Shelton, and Luke Bryan. You can read the Read More

CMA Awards 2014 – List of Nominees and Predictions

3 years ago Liv Carter Comments Off on CMA Awards 2014 – List of Nominees and Predictions
The list of 2014 CMA Awards nominees confirms Miranda Lambert‘s status as queen of country music. She equals her own 2010 record of nine nominations, including in all the major categories. Dierks Bentley finally arrives on the big award scene with five nods, and Keith Urban returns to the Entertainer of the Year category, along Read More

47th Annual CMA Awards Winners and Reactions

4 years ago Liv Carter Comments Off on 47th Annual CMA Awards Winners and Reactions
Last night’s CMA Awards held few surprises. CMA voters recognized commercial success and stayed loyal to the artists who have enjoyed the most industry support in recent years. The winner in each category is bolded. Full list of 2013 CMA Awards winners: ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR Jason Aldean Luke Bryan Blake Shelton George Strait Taylor Read More

Tim McGraw’s ‘Highway Don’t Care’ Wins Two CMA Awards, Musical Event, Video of the Year

4 years ago Liv Carter Comments Off on Tim McGraw’s ‘Highway Don’t Care’ Wins Two CMA Awards, Musical Event, Video of the Year
Tim McGraw‘s collaboration with Taylor Swift and Keith Urban, ‘Highway Don’t Care,’ has been announced as the winner in two CMA Awards categories, picking up Musical Event of the Year and Music Video of the Year. The announcement was made on Good Morning America this morning which was broadcasting livefrom the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville. Read More

CMA to Present Pinnacle Award to Taylor Swift during 2013 CMA Awards

4 years ago Liv Carter Comments Off on CMA to Present Pinnacle Award to Taylor Swift during 2013 CMA Awards
The Country Music Association is awarding the Pinnacle Award for only the second time, this year presenting it to Taylor Swift. Created in 2005 when it was received by Garth Brooks, the award recognizes an artist who achieved worldwide fame through touring and record sales, and whose, according to the press statement, “talent and presence Read More

2013 CMA Awards Predictions, Wishes, and Woes

4 years ago Liv Carter Comments Off on 2013 CMA Awards Predictions, Wishes, and Woes
Just a few days before the 47th Annual CMA Awards we make an attempt at predicting the whims of the CMA voters. I don’t even agree with the nominations this year (where the heck is Brad Paisley??!) so I am ready for plenty of eye-rolls and “seriously?” on Wednesday evening. Check back on November 6 Read More

Dave Grohl and Jason Mraz to Join Zac Brown Band and Hunter Hayes at 2013 CMA Awards Show

4 years ago Liv Carter Comments Off on Dave Grohl and Jason Mraz to Join Zac Brown Band and Hunter Hayes at 2013 CMA Awards Show
During the 47th Annual CMA Awards some exciting and genre-crossing collaborations will add excitement to the evening. Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl will take the stage with Zac Brown Band, Jason Mraz and Hunter Hayes will perform their new song ‘Everybody’s Got Somebody but Me,’ and Taylor Swift will be joined by Vince Gill and Read More

Eric Church, Kacey Musgraves, FGL, Alan Jackson Added to CMA Awards 2013 Performers

4 years ago Liv Carter Comments Off on Eric Church, Kacey Musgraves, FGL, Alan Jackson Added to CMA Awards 2013 Performers
Eric Church, Kacey Musgraves, and Florida Georgia Line have been added to the line-up for the 47th Annual CMA Awards on November 6, 2013. Also appearing will be Alan Jackson and George Strait in a special tribute to the late George Jones. Hosts Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood will also take the stage as performers Read More