Chris Stapleton, Charles Kelley Added to 54th Annual CMA Awards

The show is doing to be amazing!

Written by Lauren Laffer
Chris Stapleton, Charles Kelley Added to 54th Annual CMA Awards
Chris Stapleton; Photo credit: Becky Fluke

With the 54th Annual CMA Awards just two days away, final details are beginning to pour out. Joining the star-studded lineup for the show will be two-time nominee Chris Stapleton and Lady A’s Charles Kelley.

Stapleton will hit the stage to perform his new single and the title track of his upcoming record, “Starting Over.” Kelley will fill in for Lee Brice, who recently tested positive for COVID-19, and perform “I Hope You’re Happy Now” with Carly Pearce.

Additionally, CMA revealed an exciting list of presenters for the evening. The list includes New York Times best-selling author Lauren Akins, Country artist Lauren Alaina, radio and TV personality Bobby Bones, Country singer-songwriter and actor Charles Esten, Country artist Sara Evans, supermodel Taylor Hill, Country artist Jake Owen, actor Patrick Schwarzenegger and gospel artist CeCe Winans.

The 54th Annual CMA Awards, hosted by Reba McEntire and Darius Rucker, will broadcast live from Nashville’s Music City Center Wednesday, Nov. 11 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET) on ABC.

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