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Garth Brooks Announces CMA Fest Appearance, New Tour & New Music

Garth Brooks Announces CMA Fest Appearance, New Tour & New Music

After four-week hiatus, Garth Brooks returned to his weekly Facebook Live series, Inside Studio G, on June 4 to make a series of announcements. In addition to announcing that new music and a new tour are forthcoming, Garth revealed that he will participate in a Q&A during CMA Fest at Xfinity Fan Fair X on…MORE

Jason Aldean Added as Headliner at Nissan Stadium During First Night of CMA Fest

Jason Aldean Added as Headliner at Nissan Stadium During First Night of CMA Fest

The Country Music Association announced that Jason Aldean will headline Nissan Stadium during the first night of CMA Fest on June 7. Jason joins Nissan Stadium headliners Carrie Underwood (June 8), Keith Urban (June 9) and Luke Bryan (June 10), as well as previously announced Nissan Stadium performers Kelsea Ballerini, Dierks Bentley, Brothers Osborne, Kane…MORE

CMA Fest Announces More Than 80 Additional Performers for Free Daytime Shows

CMA Fest Announces More Than 80 Additional Performers for Free Daytime Shows

The Country Music Association revealed more than 80 additional artists slated to perform FREE daytime shows during this year’s CMA Fest, which takes place in downtown Nashville on June 7–10. The Maui Jim Broadway Stage Adam Craig, Ray Fulcher, Trea Landon, Drew Parker, Faren Rachels, Payton Smith, 17 Memphis, Ryan Beaver, Logan Brill, Brennley Brown,…MORE

CMA Fest Reveals Lineup, Including Carrie Underwood, Blake Shelton, Chris Stapleton, Luke Bryan & Many More

CMA Fest Reveals Lineup, Including Carrie Underwood, Blake Shelton, Chris Stapleton, Luke Bryan & Many More

The Country Music Association revealed the artist lineup for this year’s CMA Fest, which takes place in downtown Nashville on June 7–10. Nissan Stadium Stage Kelsea Ballerini, Dierks Bentley, Brothers Osborne, Kane Brown, Luke Bryan, Luke Combs, Dan + Shay, Charles Esten and Friends, Florida Georgia Line, Dustin Lynch, Old Dominion, Jon Pardi, Carly Pearce,…MORE

Night 3 Photo Gallery: CMA Fest’s Nissan Stadium With Florida Georgia Line, Thomas Rhett, Lady Antebellum, Chris Young, Maren Morris, Old Dominion, John Anderson & More

Night 3 Photo Gallery: CMA Fest’s Nissan Stadium With Florida Georgia Line, Thomas Rhett, Lady Antebellum, Chris Young, Maren Morris, Old Dominion, John Anderson & More

More than 50,000 fans packed Nissan Stadium for Night 3 of CMA Fest to see performances by John Anderson, Maren Morris, Chris Young, Old Dominion, Lady Antebellum, Thomas Rhett and Florida Georgia Line. The Saturday night show included a few surprises: Cassadee Pope made an appearance during Chris Young’s set to perform their Grammy-nominated No. 1…MORE

Night 2 Photo Gallery: CMA Fest’s Nissan Stadium With Trace Adkins, Sam Hunt, Rascal Flatts, Kelsea Ballerini, Eric Church, Blake Shelton & More

Night 2 Photo Gallery: CMA Fest’s Nissan Stadium With Trace Adkins, Sam Hunt, Rascal Flatts, Kelsea Ballerini, Eric Church, Blake Shelton & More

More than 50,000 fans packed Nissan Stadium for Night 2 of CMA Fest to see performances by Trace Adkins, Rascal Flatts, Sam Hunt, Kelsea Ballerini, Eric Church and Blake Shelton. But the crowd also got a couple of surprises: Dustin Lynch and Brett Young made unannounced visits to the stage. Check out our photo gallery from Night 2 at…MORE

Thomas Rhett and Kelsea Ballerini to Host CMA Fest Television Special

Thomas Rhett and Kelsea Ballerini to Host CMA Fest Television Special

Thomas Rhett and Kelsea Ballerini are going to get to spend a little more time together this year when the two host 2017’s CMA Music Festival special on ABC. TR and Kelsea are currently on the road together as part of Thomas Rhett’s Home Team Tour, scheduled to hit Nashville tonight and Friday (April 20-21).…MORE

Reba McEntire to Sing National Anthem at City of Hope Celebrity Softball Game

Reba McEntire to Sing National Anthem at City of Hope Celebrity Softball Game

If you are headed to Nashville for CMA Music Fest in June, your chances of seeing Reba McEntire just got a little bit better. The “Back to God” singer announced that she will be singing the national anthem prior to the 27th annual City of Hope Softball game, taking place June 10 at First Tennessee…MORE

Main Stage

Main Stage

The country stars who will be playing the main stage at Nissan Stadium during Nashville’s CMA Music Festival (June 8–11) will be announced on Good Morning America on Friday, March 17. Tune in to ABC at 7 a.m. ET.MORE

Our 28 Favorite Photos from CMA Music Fest Week

Our 28 Favorite Photos from CMA Music Fest Week

We picked out 28 photos of our favorite moments from the 2016 CMA Music Fest week. The laws of CMA Fest and physics made it impossible to see everything but, we put a lot of steps on the old pedometer to catch a few great shows and events.MORE

Top 23 Best Moments From CMA Music Fest Week

Top 23 Best Moments From CMA Music Fest Week

Nashville’s CMA Music Fest may come have to a close on Sunday night, June 12, but you can relive the week-long event with Nash Country Daily’s Top 23 Best Moments. From kick-off parties and charitable events to private shows and nightly concerts, NCD has a recap of 23 of the best moments from the past…MORE

Blake Shelton, Chris Young Bring Out the Special Guests for Day 3 of CMA Music Festival

Blake Shelton, Chris Young Bring Out the Special Guests for Day 3 of CMA Music Festival

There was plenty of solo firepower for the third day of CMA Music Festival’s Nightly Shows at Nissan Stadium in Nashville, Saturday night (June 11). Current standard bearers Blake Shelton, Chris Young, Florida Georgia Line and Cole Swindell led a balanced lineup that also featured Aerosmith front man Steven Tyler and classic country/rock pioneers Nitty…MORE

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Music Event of Summer

Music Event of Summer

Thomas Rhett and Kelsea Ballerini will once again co-host CMA Fest’s prime-time TV concert special on ABC on Aug. 4 at 7 p.m. CT.