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FANS CROWN CARRIE UNDERWOOD THE BIG WINNER AT THE “2010 CMT MUSIC AWARDS”

The 2010 CMT MUSIC AWARDS will encore Wednesday, June 9 at 11:30 p.m.; Thursday, June 10 at 12:00 p.m., and 9:00 p.m.; Friday, June 11 at 10:00 p.m.; Saturday, June 12 at 5:30 p.m., and Sunday, June 13 at 7:00 p.m.

The 2010 CMT MUSIC AWARDS RED CARPET SPECIAL will re-air on Sunday, June 13 at 6:00 p.m.  All times listed are ET/PT.

The night belonged to first-time winners and fan-favorite Carrie Underwood, who took home two wins at this year’s CMT MUSIC AWARDS.  Underwood took top honors for VIDEO OF THE YEAR (“Cowboy Casanova”) and CMT PERFORMANCE OF THE YEAR (“Temporary Home” from INVITATION ONLY: CARRIE UNDERWOOD); while Keith Urban took home the buckle in a first-time category win for MALE VIDEO OF THE YEAR (“’Til Summer Comes Around,” and Miranda Lambert scored her first CMT Music Award for FEMALE VIDEO OF THE YEAR (“White Liar”).  Continue reading about the 2010 CMT Music Awards and list of winners.

TIM McGRAW, BRAD PAISLEY AND ZAC BROWN BAND ADDED TO THE PERFORMANCE LINE-UP FOR THE "2010 CMT MUSIC AWARDS"

Host Kid Rock Will Also Perform

The 2010 CMT MUSIC AWARDS’ star-studded perfomer line-up gets even hotter with the addition of country megastars Tim McGraw, Brad Paisley and Zac Brown Band on Wednesday, June 9 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT. Continue reading about the upcoming 2010 CMT Country Music Awards.

CMA Announces Country Music Hall of Fame Inductees Includes Jimmy Dean, Ferlin Husky, Billy Sherrill

On Feb. 23, 2010 as a highlight of CMA’s seventh annual Artist Luncheon, it was announced that Jimmy Dean, Ferlin Husky, Billy Sherrill and Don Williams have been elected as the newest members of the Country Music Hall of Fame. The announcement was made before 185 artists and industry executives at the Luncheon, which took place appropriately in the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum’s Rotunda, where bronze plaques display the likenesses and summarize the legacies of each member inducted since the Hall was launched by CMA in 1961. The new inductees will bring the total number of members to 112. Read about the 2010 Country Music Hall of Fame Inductees.

Winners announced for the 45th Annual Country Music Awards 2010

The star-studded ceremony was broadcast live on Sunday night, April 18, 2010 on the CBS Television Network from MGM GRAND in Las Vegas. Almost a half a million country music fans voted for the Entertainer of the Year category and named Carrie Underwood winner of the evening's biggest honor. This is the second year in a row that Underwood has been named Entertainer of the Year. Continue reading about the 2010 CMA awards and list of winners.

The 44th annual 2010 CMA Awards in November

The 2010 Country Music Association Awards (CMA Awards 2010) is scheduled for November 2010. Read more about the 2010 CMA Awards.

The 2010 CMA Music Festival in June

Trace Adkins, Easton Corbin, Danny Gokey, Randy Houser, Justin Moore, Blake Shelton, and Josh Turner Added To Line Up

2010 CMA Music Festival takes place Thursday through Sunday, June 10-13, 2010 in Downtown Nashville, Tenn.

Trace Adkins, Easton Corbin, Danny Gokey, Randy Houser, Justin Moore, Blake Shelton, and Josh Turner join the star-packed artist lineup for the Nightly Concerts at LP Field during 2010 CMA Music Festival and Fan Fair ®.

Both Corbin and “American Idol” season eight finalist Gokey have made strong impressions on Country Music fans this year, and they will soon become a part of the CMA Music Festival legacy when they make their debuts at the 2010 CMA music awards event.

Continue reading and get the music schedule for this year's upcoming CMA Music Festival 2010.

Winners of the 2009 44th ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS

LAS VEGAS, April 6, 2009 /PRNewswire/ -- Winners have been announced for the 44th ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, a star-studded ceremony broadcast LIVE April 5, 2009 on the CBS Television Network from MGM GRAND in Las Vegas. More than half a million fans voted in the Entertainer of the Year category, and named Carrie Underwood for the evening's biggest honor.

THE ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC also honored Jennifer Nettles and Taylor Swift with the Crystal Milestone Award. This award is given to artists or industry leaders to commemorate a specific, remarkable achievement. Continue reading about the 2009 CMA presentation and list of winners.

Tracy Byrd goes to Europe. Country music star Tracy Byrd will perform in the UK, Switzerland and Germany. Byrd has never performed overseas. On Thursday, Feb. 26, 2009 , Byrd and his entourage will depart the USA for a 10-day trip to Europe. Read more about the Tracy Byrd tour in Europe and get the schedule.

Lee Greenwood accepts Presidential Appointment to National Arts Council

Trace Adkins, Kid Rock, and Lady Antebellum to Perform; The Wailers Join Previously Announced Kenny Chesney Performance at CMA Awards

KENNY CHESNEY LEADS FINALISTS WITH SEVEN NOMINATIONS FOR “THE 42nd ANNUAL CMA AWARDS,” COUNTRY MUSIC’S BIGGEST NIGHT

CMA ANNOUNCES 2008 BROADCAST AWARDS FINALISTS

The 2009 CMA Music Festival will bring artists and fans together Thursday through Sunday, June 11-14, 2009 in Downtown Nashville and tickets are now available.

CMAfest.com and ABC.com Both Offer Fans a Behind-the-Scenes View of 2008 CMA Music Festival

ABC Invites You to Summer's Hottest Music Event, 'CMA Music Festival: Country's Night To Rock'. Taylor Swift, Kellie Pickler and Julianne Hough Host show date Monday, September 8 (9:00-11:00 PM/ET

Winners Announced For The 43rd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards Fans name Kenny Chesney Entertainer of the Year

Interview with Skyla Spencer at CRS 39th 2008 By Christian Lamitschka

SugarlandSugarland to Release Third Album, Love On The Inside, July 22. Premiere of New Single & Video for "All I Want To Do" Set

Carrie Underwood's Opry Induction Broadcast in LIVE National Telecast on May 10, 2008

George Strait Celebrates His Unprecedented 56th Chart-Topper with 'I Saw God Today' on his Troubadour CD

Randy Owen & Sugarland to Perform at the Fremont Street Experience During the Week Vegas Goes Country (TM) for the 43rd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards

Superstar Performances Added to the Line-Up for the '2008 CMT MUSIC AWARDS'. Continue reading...

XM Radio will launch a new channel dedicated to the 'King Of Country' George Strait on April 1, 2008 to coincide with the release of his 37th album TROUBADOUR.

Cheryl K Warner Releases "You Just Don't Get It"

Nominations Announced for the 43rd ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC (R) AWARDS Country Music's Party of the Year (TM). For The First Time In Academy Of Country Music History Fans Will Vote For Entertainer Of The Year! Read more...

Fans Vote in Record Numbers to Determine the Final Nominees for the '2008 CMT Music Awards'. Brad Paisley and Sugarland Lead the Nominees of Country Music's Only Fan-Voted Awards Show with Four Nominations Each. Read more and see list of nominees..

Stage and Screen Superstar & Country Icon Reba McEntire to Host 43rd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, Country Music's Party of the Year For the 10th Time

Country Music's Biggest Stars Scheduled to Appear at the '2008 CMT MUSIC AWARDS' Premiering Monday, April 14. Performers Include Alan Jackson, Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood, Sugarland, Taylor Swift and Toby Keith. Tickets Go On Sale Saturday, February 23rd. Continue reading...

CMT Announces First Round Finalists for the '2008 CMT Music Awards' Country Music's Only Fan-Voted Awards Show. Online Voting Begins Tuesday, February 5 on CMT.com and Ends February 25, 2008.

Rosanne Cash Recuperating After Brain Surgery

2 WORLDS 2 VOICES TOUR ANNOUNCED with Kelly Clarkson and Reba McEntire for 2008

FIRST TIMERS AND VETERANS SHARE HONORS AT “THE 41st ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” Kenny Chesney, Brad Paisley, and Carrie Underwood Each Win Two CMA Awards on Country Music’s Biggest Night Country Music’s newest stars and industry veteran performers stood shoulder to shoulder at “The 41st Annual CMA Awards,” as “Country Music’s Biggest Night™” honored a variety of its biggest artists. Continue reading...

“CMT GIANTS: HANK WILLIAMS JR.” PREMIERING SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17. Tim McGraw, Toby Keith, Steven Tyler, Alan Jackson, Brad Paisley, Kid Rock, Gretchen Wilson, Shooter Jennings, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Buddy Guy and Holly Williams. All Pay Tribute to Bocephus By Performing His Hit Songs Continue reading...

Carrie Underwood Tops CMT Poll to Predict Winners of the '41st Annual CMA Awards' Continue reading..

LONESTAR KICKS OFF CHRISTMAS SEASON WITH NEW CD AT CRACKER BARREL OLD COUNTRY STORE "My Christmas List" CD on sale November 6; tour begins November 29, 2007

Country and ABC Stars Light Up the 2007 CMA Awards: 'Desperate Housewives' James Denton, 'Private Practice's' Kate Walsh, and 'According to Jim's' Kimberly Williams-Paisley Will Host Segments of 'Country Music's Biggest Night' Continue reading...

REBA DUETS Receives a Platinum Certification Propelling the Superstar to Over 50 Million Albums Sold Worldwide

2007 CMA Awards: Female Vocalist of the Year Nominee Alison Krauss and Horizon Award Nominees Jason Aldean and Kellie Pickler All Perform During 'Country Music's Biggest Night' Presenters Include Sheryl Crow, Blake Shelton and Gretchen Wilson Continue reading...

Jamie Foxx Joins Rascal Flatts for Performance on 'The 41st Annual CMA Awards' Wednesday, Nov. 7 on ABC

Trisha Yearwood's Heaven, Heartache & The Power of Love New CD To Be Released Nov. 13, 2007 - First Studio Album in Two Years is Her Big Machine Records Debut

2007 CMA BROADCAST AWARDS WINNERS ANNOUNCED Read winners list...
More Performers Announced for 'The 41st Annual CMA Awards'

MONTGOMERY GENTRY TO APPEAR ON JERRY LEWIS MDA TELETHON

2007 CMA Awards Tickets on Sale "The 41st Annual CMA Awards" will be broadcast live on Wednesday, Nov. 7 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET) on the ABC Television Network from the Sommet Center in Nashville. And for the third consecutive year, the public will have the opportunity to purchase tickets to attend.Continue reading...

Reba McEntire The "Queen of Country Music" is back for her 25th studio album "Reba Deuts" audio and video clips.

Trisha Yearwood Returns to the Opry Stage on GAC's Opry Live This Weekend (8/14/07)

Montgomery Gentry Duo celebrates success of SOME PEOPLE CHANGE with national appearances on The Morning Show w/ Mike & Juliet, Hannity & Colmes, and taping of Bloomberg TV's Night Talk

MONTGOMERY GENTRY TO AID WILLIE NELSON IN FARM AID 2007

CRACKER BARREL & MERLE HAGGARD PROVE TO BE SUCCESSFUL DUO

H2H is the opening act on Tim McGraw and Faith Hill's “Soul2Soul Tour 2007 (8/8/07)

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC HONORED DOLLY PARTON, DON WILLIAMS, WAYLON JENNINGS, BUCK OWENS, HARLAN HOWARD, AND JACK LAMEIER WITH SPECIAL AWARDS (6/21/07)

Winners Announced for the 42nd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards

Carrie Underwood Tops The '2007 CMT Music Awards'; Kenny Chesney, Rascal Flatts, Sugarland, Taylor Swift and Jack Ingram Also Take Home Buckles, Kris Kristofferson Receives Johnny Cash Visionary Award (4/17/07)

Country Music & Television Superstar Reba McEntire to Host the 42nd Annual ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS Country Music's Party (3/21/07)

2007 CMA Music Festival Is 'Time Well Wasted' as Brad Paisley, Miranda Lambert and Billy Currington Join Performance Lineup (3/18/07)

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS

LONESTAR HEADS TO BIG APPLE IN APRIL (3/12/07)

DIERKS BENTLEY, BIG KENNY OF BIG & RICH, JOSH GRACIN, HEARTLAND, CRAIG MORGAN, AND MORE TO PARTICIPATE IN ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® 4th ANNUAL MOTORCYCLE RIDE HOSTED BY MONTGOMERY GENTRY ON SUNDAY, MAY 13, 2007 IN LAS VEGAS; 4TH annual motorcycle ride TO BENEFIT THE ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC ® CHARITABLE FUND COUNTRY MUSIC’S BIGGEST RIDE (3/8/07)

2007 Nominations Announced for the ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS Country Music's Party of the Year (3/5/07)

Country Music Superstars Brooks & Dunn Selected as Recipients of The Academy of Country Music (R) /The Home Depot (R) Humanitarian Award (3/5/07)

LONESTAR CONTINUES SUPPORT OF MILITARY TROOPS. MICHAEL BRITT GUESTS ON WHEEL OF FORTUNE’S COUNTRY STARS WEEK (FEB 12 – 16) TO PLAY FOR ADOPTAPLATOON.ORG (1/23/07)Country Star

TRAVIS TRITT: A NEW ENERGY, NEW PRODUCER AND NEW LABEL, THE STORM IS COMING! (1/21/07)

Travis Tritt Looks Ahead With an Upcoming Album Released January 30, 2007 (12/1/06)

The 42nd Annual Academy of Country Music(R) Awards, Country Music's Party of the Year(TM) to Be Held Tuesday, May 15, 2007 at MGM Grand in Las Vegas

Brooks & Dunn Rule the Night Winning Three on 'The 40th Annual CMA Awards (Country Music Awards)' (11/7/06)

COUNTRY, TEX-MEX LEGEND FREDDY FENDER DEAD AT 69 (10/14/06)

COLLIN RAYE FAMILY CHRISTMAS TOUR ANNOUNCED (10/5/06)

“JETT WILLIAMS AND HANK WILLIAMS JR. WIN AGAIN” Jett Williams and Hank Williams, Jr. are the sole owners of Hank Williams’ performances on the “Mother’s Best Radio Show” (9/27/06)

HANK III’s NEW ALBUM AND NEW TOUR!!! (9/25/06)

The Year's Top Artists Perform on 'The 40th Annual CMA Awards' Reigning CMA Horizon Award Winner Dierks Bentley; Former CMA Entertainer of the Year Kenny Chesney; Reigning CMA Female Vocalist Gretchen Wilson; and 2006 Country Music Hall of Fame Inductee George Strait to Perform During "Country Music's Biggest Night" (9/25/06)

CRACKER BARREL OLD COUNTRY STORE ANNOUNCES SONGS OF THE YEAR CONCERT LINEUP. Trisha Yearwood, The Wreckers, Deana Carter with Heart and Lonestar scheduled to appear; More artists to be announced soon Win concert tickets. (9/21/06)

"CMA Music Festival: Country Music's Biggest Party" adds more artists on July 24 on ABC-TV (7/6/06)

CMT CANADA VISITS CRAVEN COUNTRY JAMBOREE JULY 13-16, 2006 (7/6/060)

HANK WILLIAMS JR. SUMMER MEDIA BLITZ BEGINS- Releases New 73rd New Album CD (6/26/06)

Dixie Chicks New CD Album, Taking The Long Way, Debuts At #1 On Billboard Top 200, Summer Tour Set (5/31/06)

Winners Announced for the 41st Annual ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS (5/24/06)

JOHNNY CASH'S "AMERICAN V: A HUNDRED HIGHWAYS" TO BE RELEASED ON THE FOURTH OF JULY CD (5/1/06)

Academy of Country Music Announces Vince Gill as Host of Annual Celebrity Golf Classic: May 22, 2006 (4/26/06)

Second Round of Performers & Presenters Set for the 41st ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, Country's Night to Shine (4/26/06)

Keith Urban Brings the Audience to Its Feet at the 2006 CMT MUSIC AWARDS (4/11/06)

PRESS STATEMENT ON BEHALF OF HANK WILLIAMS JR. ISSUED BY PUBLICIST (4/4/06)

New Country CD released by Joy Marie Gooodman (4/3/06)

Dixie Chicks Slated to Release Highly-Anticipated Fourth Album TAKING THE LONG WAY on May 23, 2006 (3/10/06)

Nominations Announced for the 41st Annual ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC (R) AWARDS Country Music's Biggest Party of the Year (3/8/06)

CMA Announces First Round of Artists Appearing at 2006 CMA Music Festival: 'Country Music's Biggest Party' (2/13/06)

Merle Haggard's Classic 1960s / 1970s Capitol Albums Remastered and Expanded

41st ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC (R) AWARDS Country's Night to Shine (TM) to Be Held Tuesday, May 23, 2006

Wynonna Judd and Cowboy Troy Co-Hosts Nashville Star's Season Four

American Idol Carrie Underwood Debuts at Number One on Billboard's Top Country Albums Chart

Keith Urban Wins Two and Lee Ann Womack Picks Up Three CMA Awards on 'Country Music's Biggest Night'

VIDEO PROFESSOR: Just a Little Bit Country at the 2005 CMA Awards

Garth Brooks and Wal-Mart's Multi-Year Venture: New 6-disc box CD on Nov. 25.

Charlie Daniels New CD at Cracker Barrel

MCA'S Trisha Yearwood Celebrates Eleventh Gold Certification With Jasper County

CMA Announces 2005 Broadcast Awards Finalists

2005 CMA Awards Tickets Go on Sale Sept. 17

CRYSTAL GAYLE RELEASES HER NEW LIVE CONCERT DVD

The 'Thunder Rolls' Into Wal-Mart With Garth Brooks Multi-Year Venture

Collin Raye's New CD, "Twenty Years and Change" set for October 25th release

Trisha Yearwood Returns to the Stage for Fall Tour

More Talent Announced for 'CMA Music Festival: Country Music's Biggest Party' on the ABC Television Network

VINCE GILL AND THE OAK RIDGE BOYS TO RECEIVE HONORS AT THE 35TH ANNUAL IEBA LIVE! CONFERENCE IN NASHVILLE

"Blue Collar TV" Comedian Bill Engvall - His own words

Johnny Lee celebrates 25th Anniversary Of “Urban Cowboy” and #1 Hit, “Lookin' for Love”

Tin Rooster's Music Hits Country Radio by Storm

Duo Brooks & Dunn Return to Host 'The 39th Annual CMA Awards' in New York City

Winners Announced for the 40th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards

HANK WILLIAMS JR. ANNOUNCES 2005 TOUR DATES

Shania Twain Teams With Stetson to Create a New Fragrance

Alan Jackson and Reba McEntire to Perform Live at the 2005 CMT MUSIC AWARDS. Joining Host Jeff Foxworthy and Previously Announced Performers Kenny Chesney, Toby Keith, Big & Rich and Gretchen Wilson

Hank Williams Jr. and Leann Rimes Join Mega Line-Up for Country Thunder USA- July 20-24

CMA Announces First Round of Artists Appearing at 2005 CMA Music Festival - 'Country Music's Biggest Party(TM)

Country Music Entertainers Reminisce About TV Legend Johnny Carson

TWO OF COUNTRY MUSIC’S LIVING LEGENDS JOIN HANDS TO PARTICIPATE IN TSUNAMI RELIEF EFFORT: Wednesday, February 26, 2005

John Fogerty and Keith Urban Unite for 'CMT CROSSROADS'

GERMAN COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME SAYS “GLÜCKWÜNSCHE” TO LYNN ANDERSON JANUARY 29TH

Lost Highway Receives 10 Grammy Nominations- Nominees Include Ryan Adams, Johnny Cash, Elvis Costello, Lyle Lovett, Willie Nelson And First-Timer Tift Merritt

COUNTRY THUNDER adds 5th day for 2005 concert

CMA Donates $100,000 to Charities

Tim McGraw Inducted
to 'Mohegan Sun Walk of Fame'

CMT Counts Down Country Music's Biggest Stories in the Year end
Special 'CMT 20 Biggest
Headlines of 2004' Dec 18

Dwight Yoakam's Bakersfield Biscuits(TM) Brand Products Now Available

Travis Tritt & Gretchen Wilson Ready a Musical First

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