These five country stars join the ranks of previously announced performers Carrie Underwood, Kenny Chesney, Keith Urban, Florida Georgia Line, Cam, Eric Church, Kelsea Ballerini, Dierks Bentley and Sam Hunt.
According to MusicRow, McGraw’s performance will mark the television debut of his new single, “Humble and Kind.” Following his sweep at the CMA Awards, Stapleton leads the pack with seven total nominations, including Male Vocalist of the and Album of the Year for Traveller. Breakthrough artist Cam and Eric Church follow closely behind with six nominations each.
Church is also up for the coveted Entertainer of the Year award, alongside Church, Bryan, Aldean, Miranda Lambert and Garth Brooks. The show will likely feature some sort of tribute to the late Joey Feek, who lost her long battle with cancer on March 4., as Joey + Rory are also nominated in the Vocal Duo of the Year category.
Dierks Bentley and Luke Bryan will co-host the event, which will air live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena at 8 PM EST on CBS.