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Inside The CMA Awards! This awards show is going to be so much fun with Luke Bryan and Payton Manning hosting. Next Wednesday, November 9th is the date of the show. Airing locally here on WJBF Newschannel 6 at 8 pm.  Once again this year, it’s going to be at Bridgestone Arena in downtown Nashville.

It’s even more special for KICKS listeners and staff as we will receive our 3rd CMA for Country Station of the Year. What an honor and we couldn’t have done it without you!

This year’s performer lineup includes Jimmie AllenKelsea BalleriniLuke BryanKelly Clarkson, HARDY, Marcus King, Miranda Lambert, Carly Pearce, Carrie Underwood, Morgan Wallen, Lainey Wilson, and Zac Brown Band. This year’s show will be co-hosted by two-time CMA entertainer of the year winner Bryan, and NFL star Peyton Manning.

Inside The CMA Awards, the ABC broadcast will open with a tribute to the late singer-songwriter Loretta Lynn. Bryan will perform his new single “Country On,” while current five-time nominee Carly Pearce will perform a song from her recent album 29: Written in Stone.

We’ll make sure we take lots of pictures and videos of the event and post them for you on KICKS 99.com and our app.