“CMT Artists of the Year” celebrates Chris Stapleton, Gabby Barrett, Kane Brown, Kelsea Ballerini, Luke Combs, Mickey Guyton and Randy Travis as 2021 honorees before exclusive invitation-only crowd “Country Music is Everyone’s Music” – Mickey Guyton, Breakout Artist of the Year CMT recognized the year’s biggest acts in a heartfelt and unforgettable ceremony returned LIVE from Nashville’s Schermerhorn Symphony Center for the first time since 2019. The artists honored as this year’s 2021 “CMT Artists of the Year” were Chris Stapleton, Gabby Barrett, Kane Brown, Kelsea Ballerini and Luke Combs, alongside “Breakout Artist of the Year” Mickey Guyton and“Artist of a Lifetime” Randy Travis. This illustrious list of artists have cumulatively produced some 200 career top 10 singles, won 130 awards and have been streamed over 25 billion times.
CMT today revealed its all-star lineup of performers for the 2021 “CMT Artists of the Year” special, airing LIVE from Nashville’s Schermerhorn Symphony Center on Wednesday, October 13th at 9p/8c on CMT. The celebration promises to be an unforgettable night, with a stacked lineup of solo performances from 2021 honorees Gabby Barrett, Kane Brown and Luke Combs plus four can’t-miss world premieres. This year’s “Breakout Artist of the Year” Mickey Guyton will take the stage alongside fellow GRAMMY-nominated singer-songwriter Yola; Boyz II Men will team up with Kevin Olusola of Pentatonix for a never-before-seen collaboration to honor Chris Stapleton; Kelsea Ballerini will welcome her fellow tourmates Jonas Brothers for a special remote performance straight from their “The Remember This Tour”; and Walker Hayes will make his CMT “Artists of the Year” debut with the first-ever award show performance of his smash hit “Fancy Like.”
2021 “CMT Artists of the Year” to honor Chris Stapleton, Gabby Barrett, Kane Brown, Kelsea Ballerini and Luke Combs LIVE from Nashville on Wednesday, October 13th at 9p/8c Continue reading 2021 “CMT Artists of the Year” to honor Chris Stapleton, Gabby Barrett, Kane Brown, Kelsea Ballerini and Luke Combs LIVE from Nashville on Wednesday, October 13th at 9p/8c
accounts from six fast-rising artists who are making waves on social media and in country music. Featuring one artist per weekly episode, “Viral to Verified” kicks off with Lily Rose, followed by Ashley Cooke, CB30, Alexandra Kay, BRELAND and Priscilla Block, all premiering on CMT’s socials, including Instagram and TikTok, the very platforms that ignited these artists’ most recent successes. Continue reading Viral to Verified – A New Series From CMT
CMT reveals “Next Women of Country” class of 2021! Continue reading CMT reveals “Next Women of Country” class of 2021
CMT has announced the next installment of its beloved digital franchise, “Off The Road,” with Multi-Platinum-selling No. 1 singer-songwriter Lauren Alaina will premiere tonight, December 17th at 6p/5c. Watch the trailer here.
A twist on CMT’s original “On the Road” concept capturing real-life moments on the road with country’s top talent, “Off the Road” is a candid mini-documentary style series that offers an authentic look at the new normal for artists as the pandemic caused their touring schedules, album launches and career plans to shift.
From Lauren’s standout performance at this year’s Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade to virtual cooking lessons with her sassy Nana, a Christmas performance at the Opryland Hotel and so much more, take a peek at quarantine life off-the-road with the rising superstar — her famous onesie collection included. Continue reading CMT Premieres “Off the Road” With Lauren Alaina
AUBRIE SELLERS’ “LUCKY CHARM” DELIVERS “SWIRLING ROCK GUITAR AND POUNDING RHYTHM” (Rolling Stone);AVAILABLE EVERYWHERE FEB. 3SELLERS PERFORMS ACCLAIMED SONGS FROM SOPHOMORE ALBUM FAR FROM HOME (FEB. 7) ON TOUR WITH ROBERT EARL KEEN AND TANYA TUCKER THIS SPRING FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – February 3, 2020 – Rising singer/songwriter Aubrie Sellers shares gritty new single “Lucky Charm” ahead of the release of her highly-anticipated sophomore album Far From Home this coming Friday on Soundly Music.
STAR-STUDDED LIST OF PERFORMERS & PRESENTERS REVEALED FOR “2019 CMT ARTISTS OF THE YEAR” Bobby Bones, Chrissy Metz, Johnny Galacki, Lady Antebellum, Lauren Akins, Lonnie Chavis, Maddie & Tae, Sam Hunt, Vince Gill & More Added to Lineup for 10th Annual Special Premiering LIVE from Nashville on Wednesday, October 16 at 8pm ET/PT on CMT