Networks Battle Over Country Music Association Awards
August 17, 2011 at 7:07 AM (PT)
NEW YORK MAGAZINE is reporting that ABC, CBS and NBC are all bidding on the rights to air the CMA AWARDS in 2012. All three of the networks have reportedly placed large bids on the COUNTRY MUSIC ASSOCIATION’s annual award show, which has been on ABC for the past five years. Before that, CBS was home of the CMA AWARDS for 34 years.
A deal is expected to be made by the end of the month. Read more about it here.
The 45th annual CMA AWARDS will air live from the BRIDGESTONE ARENA in NASHVILLE on WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 9th on ABC-TV. Check out more information at www.cmaawards.com.