Country Music Association (CMA)
The Country Music Association has released the initial artist lineup for its 48th annual CMA Fest® in downtown Nashville. CMA Fest will take over downtown Nashville for four days with a range of big, classic and up-and-coming country artists on Thursday, June 6 – Sunday, June 9.
Nissan Stadium Stage will feature the headliners for this year’s concerts, including performances by Kelsea Ballerini, Dierks Bentley, Brothers Osborne, Kane Brown, Luke Bryan, Luke Combs, Dan + Shay, Florida Georgia Line, Miranda Lambert, Little Big Town, Tim McGraw, Marren Morris, Old Dominion, Pistol Annies, Rascal Flatts, Thomas Rhett, Carrie Underwood and Keith Urban. Nissan Stadium hosts nightly concerts and requires a ticket. There are only 300 level seats available, so get your tickets here.
The Chevy Riverfront Stage includes performances from 10am- 5:15pm by A Thousand Horses, Lauren Alaina, Jimmie Allen, Danielle Bradbery, Lee Brice, Easton Corbin, Jordan Davis, Devin Dawson, Jessie James Decker, Gavin DeGraw, Russell Dickerson, Eli Young Band, Lindsay Ell, Tyler Farr, Gone West, Riley Green, Hunter Hayes, Walker Hayes, High Valley, Home Free, Ryan Hurd, LOCASH, Maddie & Tae, Ashley McBryde, Scotty McCreery, Eric Paslay, Carly Pearce, Cassadee Pope, RaeLynn, Mason Ramsey, Michael Ray, Tyler Rich, Runaway June, Dylan Scott, Granger Smith, Mitchell Tenpenny, Morgan Wallen and Aaron Watson.
The Budweiser Forever Country Stage will have performances from 11am-4:45pm daily. The lineup features some of the biggest names in Country Music such as Keith Anderson, Deana Carter, John Carter Cash, Joe Diffie, George Ducas, Charles Esten, Andy Griggs, Halfway to Hazard, Ty Herndon, Honky Tonkin’ with Tracy Lawrence, Little Texas, Lonestar, The Marshall Tucker Band, Kendell Marvel, Neal McCoy, Montgomery Gentry, Lorrie Morgan, The Nelsons, Jerrod Niemann, Jamie O’Neal, The Road Hammers, Ray Scott, Shenandoah, Sister Hazel, Ricky Skaggs, Kiefer Sutherland, Thompson Square, Uncle Kracker, Mark Wills, Rita Wilson and Darryl Worley.
The outdoor daytime stages, Chevy Riverfront and Budweiser Forever Country are free and open to the public. Additional stage lineups will be announced in the coming weeks, along with Xfinity Fan Fair X activities.
The artists who perform during CMA Fest® donate their time, and proceeds from ticket sales help benefit music programs across the country through CMA Foundation.