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Show airs dwell from Nashville on Wednesday, November 14th

Lauren Alaina, Brad Paisley, Ricky Skaggs, and Chris Stapleton with Maren Morris and Mavis Staples have been added as performers for The 52nd Annual CMA Awards, in addition to simply added particular appearances by Lindsay Ell, Vince Gill, Sierra Hull, Chris Janson, Ashley McBryde, David Lee Murphy, Jon Pardi, Carson Peters, Marty Stuart, and Cole Swindell. Country Music’s Biggest Night, hosted for the 11th consecutive yr by Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood, will air dwell from Bridgestone Arena in Nashville Wednesday, November 14th at eight pm ET/PT on the ABC Television Network.

Previously introduced performers for the CMA Awards embody Jason Aldean with Miranda Lambert, Kelsea Ballerini, Dierks Bentley with Brothers Osborne, Garth Brooks, Luke Bryan, Kenny Chesney, Luke Combs, Dan + Shay, Florida Georgia Line with Bebe Rexha, Midland, Kacey Musgraves, Old Dominion, Pistol Annies, Thomas Rhett, Underwood, Keith Urban and Brett Young. Presenters can be introduced this week.

Alaina is a two-time CMA Awards nominee. She returns this yr with a nomination for New Artist of the Year.
Ell made her CMA Awards efficiency debut in 2016, enjoying guitar throughout Underwood’s all-female efficiency of “Dirty Laundry.”

Gill is a 54-time CMA Awards nominee and 18-time winner. He holds the document for many wins within the Song of the Year class. He can be tied for many wins within the Male Vocalist of the Year and Musical Event of the Year (beforehand Vocal Event of the Year) classes. He returns this yr along with his 12th nomination for Musical Event of the Year.

Hull, McBryde and Peters will all make their CMA Awards efficiency debut at The 52nd Annual CMA Awards.
Janson is a first-time CMA Awards nominee, receiving nominations within the Music Video of the Year and Song of the Year classes for “Drunk Girl,” in addition to New Artist of the Year. This yr marks his efficiency debut on the CMA Awards stage.

Morris is a ten-time CMA Awards nominee, receiving her first win in 2016 for New Artist of the Year. She returns this yr along with her third Female Vocalist of the Year nomination and second Musical Event of the Year nomination for “Dear Hate” with Vince Gill.

Murphy is a first-time CMA Awards nominee this yr, receiving a nomination for Musical Event of the Year for his tune “Everything’s Gonna Be Alright” with Kenny Chesney.

Paisley is a 14-time CMA Awards winner, together with a win for the coveted Entertainer of the Year award. He can be the present document holder for many wins (four) within the Music Video of the Year class and tied because the document holder for many Musical Event of the Year wins (four).

Pardi is a two-time CMA Awards nominee, taking dwelling his first win in 2017 for New Artist of the Year.
Skaggs is an eight-time CMA Awards winner as a solo artist and member of his personal band. He acquired his first CMA Awards nominations in 1982, when he was nominated in 5 classes (4 as a solo artist and one along with his band), profitable the Horizon Award, which acknowledged new artists, and Male Vocalist of the Year, a historic win being the primary time each awards have been received in a single yr. Skaggs received the coveted Entertainer of the Year award in 1985 and went on to win 5 extra CMA awards in different years. He was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame final month.

R&B/Gospel legend, Staples, beforehand of the group The Staple Singers, continues to hold on her household’s title as a solo artist. This yr marks Staples’ CMA Awards debut. The Staple Singers have been nominated for Album of the Year in 1994.

Stapleton is a seven-time CMA Awards winner with 16 complete profession nominations. He is the reigning Male Vocalist of the Year and Album of the Year winner. He returns this yr as essentially the most nominated artist of the night time with nods within the Album of the Year, Entertainer of the Year, Male Vocalist of the Year, Single of the Year and Song of the Year classes.

Stuart is a seven-time CMA Awards nominee, bringing dwelling his first award in 1992 for Vocal Event of the Year. He has carried out on the CMA Awards twice earlier than together with “Will the Circle Be Unbroken” in 1989 and “Mandolin Rain” in 1996.

Swindell, a two-time CMA Awards nominee, first took the CMA Awards stage in 2014, the identical yr he was nominated for New Artist of the Year.

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