Country Music’s Biggest Night™ to Broadcast Live from Nashville Wednesday, Nov. 11 on ABC
McEntire and Rucker Reveal News Live on ABC’s “Good Morning America”
Watch 2020 CMA Awards Host Announcement Video HERE
CMA has revealed that Country Music superstars and previous CMA Awards winners Reba McEntireand Darius Ruckerwill host “The 54th Annual CMA Awards” live from Nashville on Wednesday, Nov. 11(8:00-11:00 PM/EST) on ABC. Country Music’s Biggest Night™ will take place from Music City Center in downtown Nashville and will feature the biggest artists and performances in Country Music. McEntire and Rucker came together to announce the news live this morning on ABC’s “Good Morning America.”
“I’m thrilled to be back hosting the CMA Awards and even more thrilled that I get to share the stage with Darius Rucker,” says McEntire. “We’re looking forward to a night of celebrating great Country Music and hope you’ll tune in and watch!”
“I look forward to the CMA Awards every year because of the incredible performances and the opportunity to celebrate the year in Country Music,” says Rucker. “To be invited to host this year’s awards alongside Reba — are you kidding me?! — it is an absolute honor. Even though this year will look a little different than normal, I know that we’re all eager for a night of musical celebration, and this year’s show definitely won’t disappoint!”
Rucker joins the CMA Awards stage for the first time as host, while McEntire returns for the fifth time.