Some of country music’s most buzzed-about newcomers are set to perform at this year’s CMA Festival in downtown Nashville.
The lineup for the Chevrolet Park Stage includes Wide Open Country favorites Mo Pitney, Sundance Head, Carly Pearce, Casey Donahew, Muscadine Bloodline and Steve Moakler. Others set to perform include Adam Craig, Adam Sanders, Bailey Bryan, Big Smo, Brooke Eden, Cale Dodds, Clare Dunn, Drew Baldridge, Jackie Lee, Jacob Davis, Jamie Lynn Spears, Jon Langston, Kristian Bush, Kyle Park, Lanco, Lindsay Ell, Love and Theft, Luke Pell, Maggie Rose, Michael Tyler, Morgan Evans, Morgan Waller, Runaway June, Ruthie Collins, Ryan Beaver, Ryan Follese, Ryan Griffin, The Railers, The Swon Brothers, Travis Collins, Trent Harmon, Walker Hayes, Walker McGuire and Waterloo Revival.
If you’re looking to scope out some hidden musical gems during the festival, head on over to the Gildan Broadway Stage at Hard Rock Cafe. This year’s full lineup features Abby Anderson, Alex Williams, Alyssa Micaela, Ashley Campbell, Ben Gallaher, Brandon Lay, Brandon Ray, Carter Winter, Chris Bandi,Colin Elmore & The Danville Train, Craig Wayne Boyd, Davisson Brothers Band, Dylan Schneider, Fairground Saints, Filmore, Hailey Whitters, Haley Georgia, Jillian Jacqueline, Jo Smith, Jordan Rager, Kalie Shorr, Levon, Lillie Mae, Meghan Patrick, Natalie Stovall & The Drive, Olivia Lane, Restless Road, Risa Binder, Ryan Kinder, Scooter Brown Band, Sean McConnell, Smithfield, Tara Thompson, Trea Landon, Tyler Rich and Walker County.
Yes, that is a lot of names to remember. But thankfully, CMA Fest has you covered with their handy app, which features an updated schedule. Look for a full lineup announcement for the Riverfront Stage coming tomorrow morning.
And if you’re wondering which major headliners will hit the main stage at Nissan Stadium, you don’t have to wait much longer. Expect most of those performers to be announced this Friday, March 17. Until then, get yourself prepped for festival season with our must-see shopping guide.