‘CMA Country Christmas’ 2019: Everything You Need to Know
In 2019, a star-studded group of performers are converging for the 10th annual CMA Country Christmas, an evening of festive performances from artists of all stripes in celebration of the holidays. While it may still feel like fall outside, all the magic of the holiday season is just around the corner!
To learn more about the event, including details about who will be performing during this year's CMA Country Christmas and how to watch all the magic go down for yourself, read on!
When and Where is CMA Country Christmas 2019 Taking Place?
The CMA Country Christmas TV special was taped on Wednesday, Sept. 25 at Belmont University's Curb Event Center in Nashville, Tenn. The two-hour special will be broadcast on ABC on Dec. 3 beginning at 9PM ET.
Who is Hosting CMA Country Christmas 2019?
Following two consecutive years of Reba McEntire taking on the mantle of CMA Country Christmas host, Trisha Yearwood will be assuming those duties in 2019. In a statement, Yearwood explains that she's looking forward to sharing the magic of Christmas with fans and viewers everywhere during the special night.
"Music, memories and enjoying the season with loved ones are what make Christmastime so special," she says. "Hosting CMA Country Christmas is an opportunity to share joy and celebrate the holidays with friends and family everywhere."
It will be Yearwood's first year as host. Prior to McEntire's term, Sugarland's Jennifer Nettles hosted CMA Country Christmas for seven years, going all the way back to the TV special's first-ever event.
Who Will Be Performing at CMA Country Christmas 2019?
In addition to her hosting duties, Yearwood is set to perform during CMA Country Christmas 2019. Joining her will be a host of unbeatable acts, including Chris Young, Brett Young, Rascal Flatts, Lady Antebellum and Chris Janson. In addition to that group of country performers, Christian pop duo King & Country will appear onstage, as well as gospel singer CeCe Winans, actor and singer Kristin Chenoweth and R&B/gospel act Tori Kelly.
Who Will Be Attending CMA Country Christmas 2019?
In addition to the artists who are scheduled to perform, fans were invited to watch the live taping of CMA Country Christmas.
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