The list of presenters at the 2017 CMT Music Awards has been revealed and includes top country stars as well as a few big name actors. From the Hollywood side, the presenters will include actors such as Ashton Kutcher, Jada Pinkett Smith, Danny Masterson and Big Bang Theory’s Johnny Galecki, while the music side includes presenters such as Reba, RaeLynn and Dustin Lynch.
- The 2017 CMT Music Awards premieres tonight (6/7) at 8 PM ET live from Nashville’s Music City Center.
The Grand Ole Opry has announced their star-studded lineup hitting the stage as they kick off CMA Music Fest Week with back-to-back shows on June 6. The two evening shows will include acts such as Carrie Underwood, Dustin Lynch, Del McCoury and Bill Anderson, with the kick-off celebration also featuring a free Opry Plaza performance by Parmalee earlier in the afternoon.
· CMA Music Fest Week will also include previously announced performances by Blake Shelton, Steve Wariner, Trace Adkins, Charley Pride, Roy Clark, Oak Ridge Boys, Scotty McCreery, Brandy Clark and Sara Evans.
Rodney Atkins will host his sixth annual “Music City Gives Back” concert on June 7th during CMA Music Festival Week in downtown Nashville. The free concert will feature performances by Atkins, Dustin Lynch, Craig Campbell, Lanco and Canaan Smith. The event will raise money for the W.O. Smith Music School.
Chris Young has extended his headlining “I’m Comin’ Over Tour” into the fall with 25 shows kicking off in September. Dan + Shay will join Young for his September and October dates, with Dustin Lynch coming on board in November and December. Cassadee Pope is also set to return for all of his fall dates.
Dustin Lynch’s brand-new single, “Mind Reader,” has had a big debut on country radio, becoming the #3 most added song nationwide with 48 first week stations on board. “Mind Reader” is the third single from Dustin’s sophomore album, Where It’s At.