CMA Music Festival 2017 Live Stream: Watch Online!

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CMA Music Fest 2017 Live Stream

By Andrew Shuster |

CMA Music Fest 2017 Live Stream


The 2017 CMA Music Festival airs Wednesday night, and Gossip Cop has a live stream of the show available online. Watch it below!

The four-day event, featuring performances from some of biggest stars in country music, took place in Nashville, Tennessee back in June. Fans at home will now get to watch the show condensed into a three-hour special being dubbed the “Music Event of the Summer.” Dozens of performers rocked out on 11 different stages during the 46th annual CMA Fest, which was the most attended in the festival’s history. Highlights from 28 of the biggest performances will now be broadcast on ABC in a star-studded primetime concert.

The festival’s lineup of performers this year included Blake Shelton, Brad Paisley, Brett Eldridge, Brett Young, Cole Swindell, Chris Young, Darius Rucker, Dierks Bentley, Dustin Lynch, Eric Church, Florida Georgia Line, Garth Brooks, Keith Urban, Lady Antebellum, Little Big Town, Luke Bryan, Maren Morris, Miranda Lambert, Old Dominion, Rascal Flatts, Sam Hunt and more.

The first CMA special aired in 2004, and this marks the 13th year that the show will be televised. It’s expected to continue to air annually on ABC through 2021. Tickets for the 2018 CMA Fest, which takes place at the Nissan Stadium in Nashville from June 7 -10, can already be purchased on the festival’s official website. The Country Music Association, which hosts the annual event, was founded in 1958 to heighten awareness for country music and support musicians in the genre.

The 46th annual special is hosted by Thomas Rhett, who also emceed last year’s show, and Kelsey Ballerini, who’s hosting the event for the first time. The 2017 CMA Music Festival begins at 8 p.m. ET. Watch the live stream below! NOTE: The live stream is no longer available.


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