Entries in CMA Music Festival (4)


Taylor Swift to Close Out CMA Music Festival

Jordan Strauss/WireImage(LOS ANGELES) -- Taylor Swift will close out the CMA Music Festival in Nashville on Sunday, June 12.

She joins previously announced acts Jason Aldean, Zac Brown Band, Lady Antebellum, Reba, Sugarland, Keith Urban, Brad Paisley and more.

The festival starts June 9 and runs all weekend. It will be filmed for an ABC special to air later this year.

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Sugarland, Kelly Clarkson, Alan Jackson Join CMA Music Festival

Digital Vision/Photodisc(NASHVILLE, Tenn.) -- Sugarland has been added to the CMA Music Festival's nightly concerts on June 10 in Nashville.

Two special guests have been announced for June 9, as well. Kelly Clarkson will join Jason Aldean to sing their number one hit "Don't You Wanna Stay," and Alan Jackson will take the stage with Zac Brown Band that night to perform "As She's Walking Away."

Single night tickets for the CMA Music Festival are on sale through Ticketmaster.

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Brad Paisley, Zac Brown Band, More Added to CMA Festival Lineup

Digital Vision/Photodisc(NASHVILLE, Tenn.) -- Brad Paisley, Zac Brown Band, Sara Evans, Chris Young, Little Big Town and Josh Turner are the latest additions to the 2011 CMA Music Festival performers lineup. The Janedear Girls and Ashton Shepherd will also take the stage at the festival, running June 9-12 in Nashville.

They will join previously announced acts Trace Adkins, Jason Aldean, The Band Perry, Lady Antebellum, Miranda Lambert, Reba, Rascal Flatts, Keith Urban, Blake Shelton, Darius Rucker, and Martina McBride.

Tickets are available through Ticketmaster. The CMA Music Festival will once again be filmed for an ABC special airing later this year.

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First Round of CMA Music Festival Performers Announced

Keith Urban. Photo Courtesy - Getty Images(NASHVILLE, Tenn.) -- The first round of performers has been announced for this summer's CMA Music Festival in Nashville, including Keith Urban, Reba, Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert, Rascal Flatts, Jason Aldean, Lady Antebellum, Trace Adkins and Darius Rucker. Sheryl Crow, Martina McBride and The Band Perry round out the list for the festival, set for June 9-12.

The event will again be filmed for an ABC special.

This year marks the 40th anniversary of the CMA Music Festival, which began as Fan Fair in 1972.

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