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SUMMER’S HOTTEST ACTS PERFORM ON “CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL: COUNTRY’S NIGHT TO ROCK,”AIRING TUESDAY, AUG. 4 ON THE ABC TELEVISION NETWORK

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Summer’s hottest artists will perform on “CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock” airing Tuesday, Aug. 4 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET) on the ABC Television Network and hosted for the third time by reigning CMA Vocal Group of the Year Little Big Town.

Filmed during CMA Music Festival in June, the special features many of today’s most exciting Country Music stars, including Jason Aldean Dierks Bentley Lee Brice Luke Bryan Brett Eldredge Florida Georgia Line Randy Houser Lady Antebellum, Little Big Town, Maddie & TaeKip MooreBrad Paisley, Rascal FlattsDarius RuckerCole SwindellCarrie UnderwoodKeith Urban, and Zac Brown Band as they hit the stage during the four-day party and celebration of America’s music.

“CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock” first aired on ABC in 2005. This is the 11th time ABC is broadcasting the special – which invites the whole country to America’s largest Country Music celebration. The annual special will air on ABC through 2021.

In the weeks leading up to the Aug. 4 broadcast CMA will be releasing sneak peek videos giving fans an in-depth look at CMA Music Festival and the artists performing. Stay tuned to CMAfest.com and CMA social channels for the latest updates and news.

Airing Tuesday, Aug. 5 2014, “CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock” (8:00-11:00 PM/ET – 7.2 million and 1.8/6 in AD18-49), earned its second-highest numbers in five years in Viewers and Adults 18-49, while equaling an eight-year high in Adults 18-34. The broadcast ranked No. 1 on Tuesday across all key Adult demos: AD18-34 (1.4/6), AD18-49 (1.8/6) and AD25-54 (2.3/7-tie). In viewers and young adults, ABC delivered its strongest non-sports summer Tuesday since 2010 (Memorial Day-Labor Day) – since 6/1/10 and 8/31/10, respectively. Source: The Nielsen Company, Fast Affiliate Live + Same Day Ratings for 08/05/14.      

“CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock” is executive-produced by Robert Deaton.  

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ELI YOUNG BAND & ANDY GRAMMER JOIN FORCES ON A NEW COLLABORATION OF THE #1 HIT “HONEY, I’M GOOD.” FOR COUNTRY RADIO

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Multi-platinum, GRAMMY nominated Country act Eli Young Band and mulit-platinum-selling Pop sensation Andy Grammer have teamed up to release a new version of the #1 hit “Honey, I’m Good.” Fans can get a sneak peek today, exclusively on People.com. The duet will be available on iTunes tomorrow, Tuesday (7/14) and will impact Country radio stations nationwide on July 27.  Continue Reading →

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