Kelsea Ballerini, Steven Tyler To Unveil '49th Annual CMA Awards' Nominees Wednesday, September 9th
August 31, 2015 at 3:57 PM (PT)
Final nominees for "THE 49TH ANNUAL CMA AWARDS" will be unveiled on WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 9th across multiple ABC-owned properties. BLACK RIVER ENTERTAINMENT's KELSEA BALLERINI and DOT RECORDS' STEVEN TYLER will be in NEW YORK CITY for the live announcements on ABC-TV's "Good Morning AMERICA" beginning at 8:30a (ET), where they will unveil the nominees in five separate categories. Following the live announcements on "Good Morning AMERICA," BALLERINI and TYLER will announce finalists in remaining categories on GoodMorningAMERICA.com and YAHOO. The pair will then appear separately on various other television, radio, and online platform segments throughout the day.
"I've grown up watching the 'CMA AWARDS' and am such a fan of everything CMA does and represents," said BALLERINI. "To be able to announce the nominations for the AWARDS this year with THE STEVEN TYLER makes me beyond excited." TYLER concurred, saying, "When I was asked to announce the nominees for the ever-so-prestigious CMA AWARDS this year, I actually whispered, 'They really want me?' I'm just humbled by the open arms of the Country community and am honored to take part in this BIG moment."