Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line, Miranda Lambert, Keith Urban & Carrie Underwood Among Headliners for CMA Fest 2019

Our favorite time of the year is finally here!

It’s officially time to start counting down to CMA Fest 2019!

Last night, the Country Music Association dropped the announcement that we’ve been waiting MONTHS for.. the first round of performers for the 2019 CMA Music Festival this June.

Headlining Music City’s iconic Nissan Stadium for the “Nightly Concerts” include Kelsea Ballerini, Dierks Bentley, Brothers Osborne, Kane Brown, Luke Bryan, Luke Combs, Dan + Shay, Florida Georgia Line, Miranda Lambert, Little Big Town, Tim McGraw, Maren Morris, Old Dominion, Pistol Annies, Rascal Flatts, Thomas Rhett, Carrie Underwood and Keith Urban.

Luke Bryan performs onstage during the 2018 CMA Music festival at Nissan Stadium on June 10, 2018 in Nashville, Tennessee.
(June 9, 2018 – Source: Jason Kempin/Getty Images North America)

For the Chevy Riverfront Stage, A Thousand Horses, Lauren Alaina, Jimmie Allen, Danielle Bradbery, Lee Brice, Easton Corbin, Jordan Davis, Devin Dawson, Jessie James Decker, Gavin DeGraw, Russell Dickerson, Eli Young Band, Lindsay Ell, Tyler Farr, Gone West, Riley Green, Hunter Hayes, Walker Hayes, High Valley, Home Free, Ryan Hurd, LOCASH, Maddie & Tae, Ashley McBryde, Scotty McCreery, Eric Paslay, Carly Pearce, Cassadee Pope, RaeLynn, Mason Ramsey, Michael Ray, Tyler Rich, Runaway June, Dylan Scott, Granger Smith, Mitchell Tenpenny, Morgan Wallen and Aaron Watson will perform each day. The stage is free and open to the public from 10:00 AM-5:15 PM daily.

Carrie Underwood performs onstage during the 2018 CMA Music festival at Nissan Stadium on June 8, 2018 in Nashville, Tennessee.
(June 7, 2018 – Source: Jason Kempin/Getty Images North America)

For the Budweiser Forever Country Stage, Keith Anderson, Deana Carter, John Carter Cash, Joe Diffie, George Ducas, Charles Esten, Andy Griggs, Halfway to Hazard, Ty Herndon, Honky Tonkin’ with Tracy Lawrence, Little Texas, Lonestar, The Marshall Tucker Band, Kendell Marvel, Neal McCoy, Montgomery Gentry, Lorrie Morgan, The Nelsons, Jerrod Niemann, Jamie O’Neal, The Road Hammers, Ray Scott, Shenandoah, Sister Hazel, Ricky Skaggs, Kiefer Sutherland, Thompson Square, Uncle Kracker, Mark Wills, Rita Wilson and Darryl Worley will perform throughout the course of the festival. Performances will take place from 11:00 AM-4:45 PM daily and feature some of the biggest names in Country Music from recent decades. The stage is also free and open to the public.

The 2019 CMA Music Festival will take place all over Downtown Nashville beginning Thursday, June 6th through Sunday, June 9th. You can learn more about the festival by visiting CMA’s official website at

Courtesy of the Country Music Association

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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.

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