CMT Music Awards: Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan & More to Perform

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Dan + Shay, Kane Brown, Kelsea Ballerini, Maren Morris and Thomas Rhett will also take the stage at the Little Big Town-hosted show.

The 2019 CMT Music Awards are fast approaching, and the show will feature more performances than ever before.

The stacked performance lineup includes Carrie Underwood, Dan + Shay, Kane Brown, Kelsea Ballerini, Luke Bryan, Maren Morris and Thomas Rhett. Additional acts will be announced in the coming weeks.

The fan-voted show will boast genre-bending collaborations that represent the wide roster of nominees spanning multiple genres. Morris, Miranda Lambert, Brothers Osborne and Zac Brown Band lead the nominations with three each. Underwood, meanwhile, has two noms and remains the most awarded artist in CMT Music Awards history with 18 wins.

Little Big Town will return for the second consecutive year to host the June 5 awards show. The 2019 CMT Music Awards will be broadcast live from Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena at 8 p.m. ET.

Fans can vote for the 2019 CMT Music Awards nominees via up until 11:59 p.m. on June 4.

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