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August 3, 2022, 8:09 PM

Elle King dishes on CMA Fest

Singer-songwriter Elle King, co-host of CMA Fest, dishes on the music event of the summer.
August 3, 2022, 8:09 PM
Elle King dishes on CMA Fest
August 3, 2022, 3:29 PM

Carly Pearce says singing with Wynonna Judd during 'CMA Fest' special is 'the biggest full-circle moment'

"I have loved Wynonna and The Judds my whole life," Pearce said of her performance at "CMA Fest" with Wynonna Judd.
August 3, 2022, 3:29 PM
Carly Pearce on singing with Wynonna Judd during 'CMA Fest'
August 3, 2022, 12:46 PM

Inside CMA Fest as country festival resumes since pandemic

Behind the scenes of the country music event, airing on ABC, with some of the top artists and fans.
August 3, 2022, 12:46 PM
Inside CMA Fest as country festival resumes since pandemic
August 1, 2022, 7:16 PM

Luke Bryan, Peyton Manning set to host 56th annual CMA Awards

"I cannot wait to head to Nashville," Manning said in a statement.
August 1, 2022, 7:16 PM
Luke Bryan, Peyton Manning set to host CMA Awards
July 27, 2022, 4:43 PM

Dierks Bentley says the energy is going to be 'crazy' during ABC's 'CMA Fest' special

"CMA Fest" airs on ABC on Aug. 3 at 8 p.m. ET.
July 27, 2022, 4:43 PM
Dierks Bentley says the energy is going to be 'crazy' during ABC's 'CMA Fest' special
2 months ago

Dierks Bentley and Elle King to make hosting debuts at 19th annual CMA Fest

The two singers will take the stage for a special concert airing Wednesday, Aug. 3, at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.
2 months ago
Dierks Bentley and Elle King to make hosting debuts at 19th annual CMA Fest
9 months ago

T.J. Osborne talks bringing his boyfriend to CMA Awards, kissing him during show

TJ Osborne brought his boyfriend, Abi Ventura, to the 2021 CMA Awards and kissed him when he won.
9 months ago
T.J. Osborne talks bringing his boyfriend to CMA Awards, kissing him during show
9 months ago

Country music fan surprised with red carpet experience at CMA

"GMA" sponsor Chevrolet teamed up with Russell Dickerson, whose music helped Sarah Frei recover after a devastating accident.
9 months ago
Country music fan surprised with red carpet experience at CMA
9 months ago

Behind the scenes at the 2021 CMA Awards

“GMA” talked to some of the night’s biggest winners.
9 months ago
Behind the scenes at the 2021 CMA Awards
9 months ago

Biggest moments from 2021 CMA Awards

The country music awards show, hosted by Luke Bryan, featured powerful performances from Miranda Lambert and Jennifer Hudson, while Chris Stapleton took home six awards, including “Song of the Year."
9 months ago
Biggest moments from 2021 CMA Awards
9 months ago

CMA Foundation honors US educators

The Country Music Awards celebrated teachers with the “Music Teachers of Excellence” award during country music’s biggest night of the year.
9 months ago
CMA Foundation honors US educators
9 months ago

T.J. Osborne on what performing 'Younger Me' at the 2021 CMA Awards means to him

The song is a very personal one for the country music singer.
9 months ago
T.J. Osborne on what performing 'Younger Me' at the 2021 CMA Awards means to him
9 months ago

Kelsea Ballerini, Kenny Chesney win CMA Awards for 'Half of My Hometown'

Kelsea Ballerini and Kenny Chesney won two CMA Awards for "Half of My Hometown."
9 months ago
Kelsea Ballerini, Kenny Chesney have already won 2 CMA Awards
9 months ago

Country music band Old Dominion performs ‘No hard feelings’

Award winning country music group Old Dominion dishes on new music and CMA Awards.
9 months ago
Country music band Old Dominion performs ‘No hard feelings’
9 months ago

Luke Bryan gives ‘GMA’ a preview of 55th CMA Awards

Plus, Jimmie Allen joins us to announce the winners of the musical event of the year and music video of the year categories.
9 months ago
Luke Bryan gives ‘GMA’ a preview of 55th CMA Awards
9 months ago

Keith Urban talks about returning to the stage in Vegas after pandemic shutdown

The country superstar shows fans a glimpse of his rehearsal for his Las Vegas residency show at Caesars Palace.
9 months ago
Keith Urban talks about returning to the stage in Vegas after pandemic shutdown
9 months ago

Country singer Jimmie Allen behind the scenes on tour

The "Best Shot" singer shows fans how he spends his downtime before a show hanging out with his band, crew and family.
9 months ago
Country singer Jimmie Allen behind the scenes on tour
9 months ago

Preview of ABC’s CMA Awards

Country stars are gearing up for the CMA Awards and “GMA” spent one week getting up close and personal with some of country’s biggest names -- including candid moments when they’re not on stage.
9 months ago
Preview of ABC's CMA Awards
9 months ago

CMA Awards performers announced

Lara Spencer reports the buzziest stories of the day in “GMA” Pop News.
9 months ago
CMA Awards performers announced
9 months ago

‘Backstage Pass: Countdown to the CMA Awards’

Join Luke Bryan & country music’s biggest stars backstage for one amazing week in the life of country music! ‘Backstage Pass: Countdown to the CMA Awards’ premieres Monday at 10|9c on ABC.
9 months ago
‘Backstage Pass: Countdown to the CMA Awards’
1 year ago

CMA Awards 2021: Full list of nominations

The nominees for the 55th annual CMA Awards were announced on Thursday. The show will air Wednesday, Nov. 10, live on ABC at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT.
1 year ago
CMA Awards 2021: Full list of nominations
2 years ago

Maren Morris wins big at CMA Awards

Country music’s biggest night, hosted by Reba McEntire and Darius Rucker, was filled with tributes, performances and exciting wins like female vocalist of the year, Maren Morris.
2 years ago
Maren Morris wins big at CMA Awards
2 years ago

Backstage at the 2020 Country Music Awards

Lara Spencer has the inside scoop from country music’s biggest night.
2 years ago
Backstage at the 2020 Country Music Awards
2 years ago

CMA Awards 2020: Carrie Underwood, Miranda Lambert and more red carpet looks

Artists in the country music industry are breaking out their best looks for the 2020 CMA Awards.
2 years ago
CMA Awards 2020: Carrie Underwood, Miranda Lambert and more red carpet looks
2 years ago

Lady A pulls out of 2020 CMA Awards due to a family member's COVID-19 diagnosis

Lady A -- consisting of Hillary Scott, Charles Kelley and Dave Haywood -- pulled out of the 2020 CMA Awards due to a family member's COVID-19 diagnosis.
2 years ago
Lady A pulls out of 2020 CMA Awards due to a family member's COVID-19 diagnosis
2 years ago

Artists pay tribute to country legends Charlie Daniels, Kenny Rogers and more at 2020 CMA Awards

Several stars honored country music legends such as Charlie Daniels, Kenny Rogers and more at the 2020 CMA Awards with moving tributes.
2 years ago
Artists pay tribute to country legend Charlie Daniels and more at 2020 CMA Awards
2 years ago

Reba McEntire and Darius Rucker debut 'In the Ghetto' collaboration at 2020 CMA Awards

Reba McEntire and Darius Rucker debuted their new "In the Ghetto" collaboration in honor of late country great Mac Davis at the 2020 CMA Awards on Wednesday night.
2 years ago
Reba McEntire and Darius Rucker debut 'In the Ghetto' collab at 2020 CMA Awards
2 years ago

Winners revealed for 2 2020 CMA Awards

Ahead of Wednesday night’s CMA Awards show, "GMA" has an exclusive announcement of the winners of musical event of the year and music video of the year.
2 years ago
Winners revealed for 2 2020 CMA Awards
2 years ago

Darius Rucker’s special pre-CMA Awards performance

The singer-songwriter previews country music’s biggest night and performs his hit song, “Alright.”
2 years ago
Darius Rucker’s special pre-CMA Awards performance
2 years ago

Preview of CMA Awards special

"Country Strong 2020: Countdown to the CMA Awards" airs tonight on ABC and features a look at how the pandemic has impacted the country music community and how the industry is moving forward.
2 years ago
Preview of CMA Awards special
2 years ago

Luke Bryan talks reflecting on what's 'truly important' amid the COVID-19 pandemic

Luke Bryan discussed spending quality family time with wife Caroline Boyer as well as their sons and nephew.
2 years ago
Luke Bryan talks reflecting on what's 'truly important' amid the COVID-19 pandemic
2 years ago

Country stars share their thoughts on what 'country music in 2020 is' to them

Reba McEntire, Keith Urban, Luke Bryan, Darius Rucker and others reflect on this year for the ABC News special, "Country Strong 2020: Countdown to the CMAs," airing on Nov. 10 at 10 p.m. ET on ABC.
2 years ago
Country stars share their thoughts on what 'country music in 2020 is' to them
2 years ago

Reba McEntire reflects on 2020: From her mother's death to her new relationship

Reba McEntire reflected on her mother Jacqueline's death and her new relationship with boyfriend Rex Linn.
2 years ago
Reba McEntire reflects on her mother's death and her new relationship
2 years ago

Reba McEntire, Darius Rucker preview the 2020 CMAs

The country superstars on what to expect from this year’s awards ceremony.
2 years ago
Reba McEntire, Darius Rucker preview the 2020 CMAs
2 years ago

Reba McEntire returns to host 2020 CMA Awards with Darius Rucker

Reba McEntire returns to host the 2020 CMA Awards with Darius Rucker. The awards show takes place Wed., Nov. 11.
2 years ago
Reba McEntire returns to host 2020 CMA Awards with Darius Rucker
2 years ago

Reba McEntire and Darius Rucker to host CMA Awards

McEntire will serve as host for the fifth time while Rucker will make his debut hosting the CMAs, which will air Nov. 11 on ABC.
2 years ago
Reba McEntire and Darius Rucker to host CMA Awards
2 years ago

CMT Music Awards’ star-studded lineup

Lara Spencer reports the buzziest stories of the day in “GMA” Pop News
2 years ago
CMT Music Awards’ star-studded lineup
2 years ago

Miranda Lambert leads CMA Awards nominations, breaks record previously held by Reba McEntire

Lambert now has a total of 55 nominations, making her the most-nominated female act in the history of the show.
2 years ago
Miranda Lambert breaks record for CMA Awards nominations
3 years ago

Carrie Underwood steps aside as CMA Awards host: 'It's time to pass the hosting torch'

After 12 years as the Country Music Association Awards host, Carrie Underwood announced on Instagram that she will be stepping aside.
3 years ago
Carrie Underwood steps aside as CMA Awards host after 12 years
3 years ago

Thomas Rhett and family make adorable appearance at CMA Awards

Thomas Rhett attended the 53rd Annual Country Music Association Awards with his whole family on Wednesday night in Nashville, Tennessee.
3 years ago
Thomas Rhett and family make adorable appearance at CMA Awards
3 years ago

Women take center stage at the CMA Awards

Reba McEntire, Carrie Underwood and Dolly Parton kicked off country music’s biggest night with a show-stopping medley, and were joined by more than 40 female powerhouses.
3 years ago
Women take center stage at the CMA Awards
3 years ago

Biggest female artists in country music open 2019 CMA Awards with powerful performance

Some of the most famous women in country music opened the 2019 CMA Awards with an incredible performance.
3 years ago
Biggest female country artists open 2019 CMA Awards with powerful performance
3 years ago

Backstage moments you didn’t see at the CMA Awards

All the biggest stars at the 53rd Annual CMA Awards.
3 years ago
Backstage moments you didn’t see at the CMA Awards
3 years ago

Kacey Musgraves performs 'Rainbow Connection' with Willie Nelson at 2019 CMA Awards

Kacey Musgraves performed a duet with one of her heroes at the 53rd Annual Country Music Association Awards on Wednesday night.
3 years ago
Kacey Musgraves performs 'Rainbow Connection' with one of her heroes at CMAs
3 years ago

2019 CMA Awards: Complete winners list

Check out the winners of the most prestigious awards at the 53rd Annual Country Music Association Awards.
3 years ago
2019 CMA Awards: Complete winners list
3 years ago

Jennifer Nettles makes powerful statement on gender equality with CMA Awards ensemble

Sugarland singer Jennifer Nettles made a statement at the 53rd Annual Country Music Association Awards in a head-turning ensemble.
3 years ago
Jennifer Nettles makes statement on gender equality with CMA Awards ensemble
3 years ago

CMA Awards 2019: All the details of the jaw-dropping performances

Here's who performed what at the 53rd Annual Country Music Association Awards, which aired live from Nashville Wednesday night on ABC.
3 years ago
CMA Awards 2019: All the details of the jaw-dropping performances
3 years ago

Maren Morris dedicates album of the year win to late record producer in emotional speech

Maren Morris took home the award for album of the year for "Girl" at the 53rd Annual Country Music Association Awards on Wednesday night.
3 years ago
Maren Morris dedicates CMA win to late record producer in emotional speech
3 years ago

At female-centric CMA Awards, Maren Morris wins Album of the Year but Garth is again top Entertainer

The 53rd Annual CMA Awards on ABC celebrated the great female voices of country music -- but the evening's biggest award went to a guy who'd won it six times before.
3 years ago
Maren Morris wins Album of the Year at female-centric CMA Awards
3 years ago

Hannah Brown hits CMA Awards with 'DWTS' partner Alan Bersten

Hannah Brown made an entrance on the red carpet at the 53rd Annual Country Music Association Awards on Wednesday night in Nashville, TN.
3 years ago
Hannah Brown hits CMA Awards with 'DWTS' partner Alan Bersten