2015 CMA Awards: Presenters Announced, Chris Stapleton to Perform
Steve Martin and Edie Brickell, Brett Eldredge, Lady Antebellum's Charles Kelley, Jennifer Nettles, Reba McEntire, Darius Rucker, Cole Swindell and Lee Ann Womack will all help hand out trophies during the awards ceremony.
Also acting as presenters will be Miss America 2016 Betty Cantrell; ABC’s Wicked City actress Erika Christensen; Lee Corso and Kirk Herbstreit from ESPN College GameDay; Sports Illustrated cover model Hannah Davis; Heather O’Reilly and Megan Rapinoe of the U.S. Women’s Soccer Team; Pentatonix; and Kiefer Sutherland. Non-televised CMA Awards and honors, including the broadcast awards, will be handed out in a ceremony hosted by Frankie Ballard.
Additionally, Chris Stapleton has joined the performance lineup. The Album of the Year, Male Vocalist of the Year and New Artist of the year nominee will be joined onstage by a special guest, who will be revealed on Monday (Nov. 2).
Also set to perform during the 2015 CMA Awards are Florida Georgia Line, Little Big Town, the Zac Brown Band, Luke Bryan, Blake Shelton, Jason Aldean, Sam Hunt, Kenny Chesney, Kelsea Ballerini, Miranda Lambert, Maddie & Tae, Kacey Musgraves, Eric Church and Hank Williams Jr., Thomas Rhett and Fall Out Boy, Keith Urban with John Mellencamp, Dierks Bentley with electronic violinist Lindsey Stirling and McEntire, Kix Brooks and Ronnie Dunn. In addition to hosting the CMA Awards for the eighth time, Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood will also perform during the show.
The 2015 CMA Awards are scheduled to air live from Nashville on Nov. 4 at 8PM ET on ABC.
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