2019 CMA Fest
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'CMA Fest' Television Special Set to Air This Summer


If you weren't one of the thousands of country fans who traveled to Nashville for CMA Fest in June you can still enjoy some of the festival's biggest performances when CMA Fest: The Music Event of Summer airs on ABC this August.

The three-hour special features performances by Luke Combs, Brothers Osborne with Brooks & Dunn and Ashley McBryde, Kelsea Ballerini, Carrie Underwood, Maren Morris and Brandi Carlile, Dierks Bentley, Keith Urban, Miranda Lambert, Pistol Annies, Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus and more.

See a preview of the program below.


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The television special will be hosted by Thomas Rhett and Kelsea Ballerini for the third consecutive year. Radio host Bobby Bones will serve as guest host.

CMA Fest, which was held in Nashville from June 6 through June 9, benefits the CMA Foundation, which assists music education programs across the nation.

CMA Fest: The Music Event of Summer airs on Aug. 4 at 7 p.m. CT on ABC.


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