Heart-warming stories and riveting musical performances are the heart and soul of summer's hot TV special "CMA Music Festival: Country Music's Biggest Party," which airs Monday, July 24 (9:00-11:00 PM/ET) on ABC.
Added to the list of artists appearing on the special are Trace Adkins
, Jason Aldean
, Gary Allan
, Dierks Bentley
, Sara Evans
and Miranda Lambert
. Several of today's top hit makers are already scheduled to perform including Brooks & Dunn
, Lynyrd Skynyrd
, Martina McBride
, Brad Paisley
, Carrie Underwood
and Hank Williams Jr.
Additional artists will be announced soon.
CMA Music Festival is about more than the music. For 35 years, the cornerstone of the annual event has been the relationship between the artists, the fans and their mutual love for the music. The special was taped in Nashville June 8-11 during the Festival, a four-day love fest attended by more than 161,000 Country Music enthusiasts from around the world.