THE exciting headline today in Country music: 2017 CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL LINEUP REVEALED. Although the last couple days some artists have been sharing the news of performing, the official announcement was made on Good Morning America. The Ultimate Country Music Fan Experience takes place Thursday through Sunday, June 8-11 in downtown Nashville.
Taking the big stage are Country Music superstars Trace Adkins, John Anderson, Kelsea Ballerini, Dierks Bentley, Luke Bryan, Eric Church, Brett Eldredge, Florida Georgia Line, Sam Hunt, Lady Antebellum, Miranda Lambert, Tracy Lawrence, Little Big Town, Maren Morris, Brad Paisley, Rascal Flatts, Kenny Rogers, Darius Rucker, Blake Shelton, Chris Stapleton, Cole Swindell, Thomas Rhett, Keith Urban, and Chris Young. Many familiar names but a few welcomed surprises like Trace Adkins who has not been part of this stage for a few years.
Artist lineups are subject to change and tickets are still available at the website or through the CMA Box Office at 1-800-CMA-FEST. Outdoor daytime stages including Chevrolet Riverfront and Park Stages, as well as the Gildan Broadway Stage at Hard Rock Cafe, are free and open to the public.
Funds generated through CMA Music Festival ticket sales benefit music education. Since 2006, CMA and the CMA Foundation have donated more than $17.5 million to support quality, sustainable music education initiatives across the country on behalf of the artists who participate in the event for free, touching the lives of one million students. For more information, visit their website
Additional stage lineups, Fan Fair X activities, and more will be announced soon so keep all social media sites at the ready as to not miss any updated news. It won’t be long before Nashville is taken over by Country fans from all over the country and the world. Hope you are ready.