Dierks Bentley, Elle King, Billy Ray Cyrus & Cheap Trick Team Up for the 2016 CMT Music Awards

There’s only 6 days left until the 2016 CMT Music Awards!

To get you super excited for the show, CMT announced more superstar musical collaborations furthering its undisputed reputation for dynamic, unexpected and cross-genre collaborations.

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Multi-Platinum singer/songwriter Dierks Bentley joins forces with Elle King for the television debut of Bentley’s new single “Different For Girls,” which follows his multi-week #1 hit off his new album Black available now. Just days before his new show “Still The King” premieres on CMT (June 12), Billy Ray Cyrus, makes his return to the CMT Music Awards stage for the first time in eight years for a killer mash-up with Rock and Roll Hall of Famer’s Cheap Trick.

Other previously announced 2016 CMT Music Awards collaborations include Fifth Harmony and CamBlake Shelton and The Oak Ridge Boys and Keith Urban with special guests Brett Eldredge and Maren Morris. More performers and presenters will be announced.

Hosted by Erin Andrews and J.J. Watt, the 2016 CMT Music Awards airs live from Nashville on Wednesday, June 8 at 8pm ET/PT on CMT.

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.