Jennifer Nettles To Host 'CMA Country Christmas' TV Special
October 24, 2011 at 8:52 AM (PT)
For the second consecutive year, JENNIFER NETTLES of the MERCURY RECORDS duo SUGARLAND will host “CMA COUNTRY CHRISTMAS,” on THURSDAY, DECEMBER 1st from 9-11p (ET) on ABC TELEVISION.
The two-hour special features today’s top Country artists performing traditional holiday favorites and sharing their personal holiday traditions. "CMA COUNTRY CHRISTMAS” will tape in front of a live audience on THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 10th at the BRIDGESTONE ARENA in NASHVILLE. The CMA AWARDS will be held the night before (11/09), also at BRIDGESTONE ARENA, airing on ABC-TELEVISION from 8-11p (ET), and hosted by ARISTA artists CARRIE UNDERWOOD and BRAD PAISLEY.
"The recurring themes you find in Country Music are the foundation of what makes the holidays so meaningful - the comfort of home, family, and friends," said CMA CEO STEVE MOORE. “‘CMA COUNTRY CHRISTMAS,’ will be wrapped in those traditions."
Tickets start at $25 and are available at www.TICKETMASTER.com.