18 Oct Miranda Lambert and Old Dominion Announced as Performers for the 51st Annual CMA Awards
Excitement continues to build as the first round of performers are announced for “The 51st Annual CMA Awards,” hosted for the 10th year by Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood, and airing live from Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Wednesday, Nov. 8 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET).
Fans will enjoy special performances by CMA Awards nomineesGarth Brooks, Brothers Osborne, Luke Bryan, Eric Church, Miranda Lambert, Little Big Town, Old Dominion, Jon Pardi, Chris Stapleton, Thomas Rhett, and Underwood. 2017 Country Music Hall of Fame Inductee and 16-time CMA Awards winner Alan Jackson will also take center stage during Country Music’s Biggest Night™.
With five nominations under her belt this year, Lambert tops the list of finalists with nods in the Single and Song of the Year categories for “Tin Man,” Album with The Weight of These Wings, Music Video of the Year for “Vice,” and her 11th nomination for Female Vocalist, a category she’s won six times consecutively (2010-2015). She has a career total of 44 CMA Awards nominations and is the most awarded female in CMA Awards history, nabbing 12 trophies since 2010.
Old Dominion receives their second nominations in both Vocal Group and New Artist of the Year, securing four career CMA Awards nods.