The annual CMT Music Awards is just right around the corner! As fans gear up to be in Nashville for CMA Fest and possibly kick off their time here by attending the awards show on June 5, we thought we’d give you a little go-to guide to best prepare yourself for one of country music’s biggest nights!
HOW TO WATCH: Be sure to tune in to CMT or CMT.com on Wednesday, June 5 at 8/7c for all of the fun festivities. Dozens of performers will take the stage for the annual broadcast that celebrates the year’s best music videos. Can’t get CMT? Don’t worry – Sounds Like Nashville will have live coverage all night long! Stay tuned for more!
HOSTS: This year, multi award-winning group Little Big Town is back to host the awards show for the second consecutive year. Their emotionally-stirring new single, “The Daughters,” is one song we’re also looking forward to watch them perform!
PERFORMERS: Some of country music’s biggest stars will grace the night’s stage! Performers include Luke Bryan, Keith Urban, Carrie Underwood, Thomas Rhett, Little Big Town, Dan + Shay, Maren Morris, Luke Combs, Kelsea Ballerini, Sheryl Crow, Zac Brown Band and MORE!
NOMINEES: Vying for the coveted Video Of The Year are some of the biggest country stars like Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban, Kacey Musgraves, Maren Morris, Florida Georgia Line , Eric Church, Luke Combs and Chris Janson. For a full list of nominees and award categories, click HERE.
VOTE: Fans can vote now for their favorite videos and artists at vote.cmt.com until 11.59p ET on Tuesday, June 4.
ATTEND: If you’re in Nashville, you can get tickets to attend the show at Bridgestone Arena HERE.
WINNERS: Not sure about you, but we’re going to be on the edge of our seats watching the performances and, seeing who wins the overall Video Of The Year category! It’s a big deal—to be recognized as THE video of the last year in country music. Can’t wait!
Now, who else is ready?!
Tune in to watch the CMT Awards live on CMT on Wednesday, June 5 at 8:00p ET, or watch online at CMT.com.