CMA Fest’s star-studded lineup proves why it’s the Music Event of Summer
Jul 10, 2019 @ 3:34pm
ABC/Ed HerreraThe biggest names in country music — along with a lot of their friends from the pop and rock worlds — are headed your way when ABC’s annual CMA Fest special premieres early next month.
The three-hour extravaganza boasts more than thirty of music’s biggest stars, including some impressive collaborations: Lil Nas X with Keith Urban and Billy Ray Cyrus doing the smash “Old Town Road,” Kelsea Ballerini and the Chainsmokers with “This Feeling,” Brothers Osborne with Brooks & Dunn and Ashley McBryde offering their REBOOT tracks, Brantley Gilbert and Lindsay Ell with their hit “What Happens in a Small Town,” plus Tim McGraw and Luke Combs, Maren Morris and Brandi Carlile, and Carrie Underwood with rocker Joan Jett.
The entertainment continues with: Dierks Bentley, Kane Brown, Luke Bryan, Dan + Shay, Florida Georgia Line, Chris Janson, Miranda Lambert, Little Big Town, Midland, Old Dominion, Pistol Annies, Rascal Flatts, Blake Shelton, Thomas Rhett, and Brett Young.
Thomas Rhett and Kelsea host the CMA Fest special together for the third time on Sunday, August 4, starting at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.