Three of country music’s leading ladies, Martina McBride, Jennifer Nettles and Cam, will open the 2016 American Country Countdown Awards this weekend with a mind-blowing performance!
The vocal powerhouses will take the stage together for the first time to perform McBride’s No. 1 hit anthem “This One’s For the Girls.”
“I always look forward to singing this song because it resonates with so many different people of all different ages,” said Martina. “With Jennifer and Cam joining me for the first time, the song will be even more fun and I’m so happy we’ll be performing this together.”
The two-hour broadcast features 14 performances including: Kelsea Ballerini, 2016 NASH Icon Award presented by Ford F-Series recipients Brooks & Dunn, Luke Bryan, Cam, Dan + Shay, Florida Georgia Line, Sam Hunt, Chris Janson, Martina McBride, Thomas Rhett, Cole Swindell, Carrie Underwood, and Toby Keith’s tribute to Merle Haggard, with Haggard’s longtime band the Strangers.
Presenters at the 2nd annual show include pop music icon Paula Abdul, country newcomer Chase Bryant, Terry Crews, Cat Deeley, country singer/songwriter Sara Evans, AMERICAN IDOL winner Trent Harmon, current two-time finalist Jana Kramer, rising country star Chris Lane, country duo Maddie & Tae, Academy Award® winner Matthew McConaughey, country singer/songwriter Scotty McCreery, 2014 NASH Icon Award recipient Reba McEntire, country superstar Jennifer Nettles, current finalist Michael Ray, up-and-coming singer/songwriter Canaan Smith, actor Luke Wilson and country music legend and actor Dwight Yoakam.
The 2016 American Country Countdown Awards airs live from the Forum in Inglewood, California on Sunday, May 1st @ 8PM ET/PT on FOX.