It’s the CMA’s tonight with hosts Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood. The red carpet is at CMAworld.com at 5PM ET then when the award show goes to commercials, the website will show what goes on behind the TV scenes as well.
Thompson Square Live Pre-Telecast
Thompson Square will host the pre-telecast ceremonies live on CMAawards.com.
Luke Bryan Kicks Off CMA Awards
Luke Bryan will kick off the show tonight. Keith Urban will duet with Miranda Lambert. Also performing Lady A, The Band Perry, Eric Church, Florida Georgia Line, Kacey Musgraves, Jason Aldean, Little Big Town, Tim McGraw, Blake Shelton and Stevie Wonder. Zac Brown Band performs with Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl and George Strait & Alan Jackson do a tribute to George Jones tonight.
Jake Owen Presents Tonight
Presenters include Jake Owen, Brett Eldredge, Duck Dynasty stars and Kellie Pickler.
Jennifer Nettles Pays Tribute to Kenny Rogers
Kenny Rogers will receive The Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award and be honored with a tribute from Jennifer Nettles, Rascal Flatts and Darius Rucker.
Will Darius and Dylan Perform Tonight
Finally - rumor has it Darius may perform ‘Wagon Wheel’ with legend Bob Dylan as the song’s up for both Single and Song of the Year and Bob actually wrote the tune.