The 55th Annual CMA Awards are just a month away and announced today (October 21st) is the first round of performers for the epic show. Featuring first-time nominees taking the CMA Awards stage, as well as reigning CMA Awards winners, this year’s performances will include Jimmie Allen, Brothers Osborne, Eric Church, Dan + Shay, Mickey Guyton featuring Brittney Spencer and Madeline Edwards, Carly Pearce together with Ashley McBryde, and Blake Shelton. Other artists scheduled to perform are Jason Aldean with Carrie Underwood, Luke Combs, Miranda Lambert, Old Dominion, Chris Stapleton, and Chris Young with Kane Brown. Added to the lineup are Gabby Barrett, Dierks Bentley with BRELAND and HARDY, Thomas Rhett, Keith Urban, and Zac Brown Band. Jennifer Hudson will be making her CMA Awards debut with a performance and the host of the show Luke Bryan will also take the stage. The CMA Awards will broadcast LIVE from Bridgestone Arena in Nashville Wednesday, Nov. 10 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET) on ABC.  

Additional performers and presenters for “The 55th Annual CMA Awards” will be revealed in the coming weeks. Check out the full list of CMA Award Nominations 2021.

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