'CMA Close Up Presents Road To the CMA Awards' Special To Air On ABC
October 27, 2011 at 1:12 PM (PT)
"CMA Close Up Presents Road to the CMA AWARDS" will air on local ABC affiliates FRIDAY, OCTOBER 28th and WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 9th. The half-hour is filled with artist interviews and highlights from past CMA AWARDS.
The special features interviews with JASON ALDEAN, THE BAND PERRY, DIERKS BENTLEY, KRISTIN CHENOWETH, MIRANDA LAMBERT, LITTLE BIG TOWN, SCOTTY MCCREERY, BRAD PAISLEY, RASCAL FLATTS, BLAKE SHELTON, SUGARLAND, TAYLOR SWIFT, SHANIA TWAIN and CHRIS YOUNG, who are discussing their favorite memories from past CMA AWARDS, as well as what it's like to be nominated and perform for the first time.
"This special was an incredible success last year," said CMA Chief Executive Officer STEVE MOORE. "This is a great opportunity to ramp up the excitement for the upcoming CMA AWARDS and increase awareness in each of these markets."
"The 45th Annual CMA AWARDS" will air live on ABC-TV on WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 9th from 8p to 11p (ET) from the BRIDGESTONE ARENA in DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE.
Fans should check their local listings or visit www.CMAAwards.com for exact dates and times in their cities for “CMA Close UP Presents Road to the CMA AWARDS.”