“CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night To Rock”

“CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night To Rock”

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“CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock” is set to air Monday, August 31st from 8pm-11pm (EST) on ABC.

The special, which was filmed in Nashville June 11-14 during the 2009 CMA Music Festival, has been expanded to three hours to showcase more of today’s country music superstars.

Kenny Chesney, Kid Rock, Lady Antebellum, Brad Paisley, Darius Rucker, Sugarland and Taylor Swift are the first performers to be confirmed, with more artists to be announced soon.

This year will mark the fifth time ABC has broadcast the special.