Nashville, TN (October 23, 2019)
Performers for The 53rd Annual CMA Awards have been announced and there are a couple of major connections to Christian music in the list. Dolly Parton will perform with both for KING & COUNTRY and Zach Williams. Other performances include Eric Church, Luke Combs, Miranda Lambert, Reba McEntire, Maren Morris, P!NK and Chris Stapleton, Carrie Underwood, and Keith Urban. The show will be hosted by Underwood with special guest hosts McEntire and Parton.
Nine-time CMA Awards winner Parton will welcome for KING & COUNTRY and Williams to the CMA Awards stage for the first time ever to perform an inspirational gospel medley of “God Only Knows,” “There Was Jesus,” and Parton’s not-yet-released new song “Faith.”
Watch the video for “There Was Jesus”
Watch the video for “God Only Knows”
Additional performers and presenters will be revealed in the coming weeks. The 53rd Annual CMA Awards is a production of the Country Music Association. Robert Deaton is the Executive Producer, Alex Rudzinski is the Director, and David Wild is the Head Writer.