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Brothers Osborne, Luke Combs, Chris Stapleton & Maren Morris with JP Saxe Among First Round of Performers at the 2021 CMT Music Awards

Hosted by Kelsea Ballerini and Kane Brown, the 2021 CMT Music Awards air on Wednesday, June 9th @ 8/7c on CMT.

The first round of performers have been announced for the 2021 CMT Music Awards and to no surprise, they are absolutely star-studded. 

Known for delivering unforgettable, high-energy performances from country’s biggest hitmakers alongside one-of-a-kind collaborations both in- and out-of-genre, the list includes Brothers Osborne with Dierks BentleyChris Stapleton; Luke Combs; Maren Morris with JP Saxe; Mickey Guyton with Gladys Knight; and Miranda Lambert with Jack Ingram and Jon Randall.
Additional performers and presenters will be announced in the coming weeks.

Last week, CMT revealed the full list of nominees for this year’s show and our favorite female powerhouses Miranda Lambert and Maren Morris are up for four nominations each, followed by show co-hosts Kelsea Ballerini and Kane Brown, alongside Little Big Town and first-time nominee Mickey Guyton, who are nominated in three categories. Fan voting is now open at vote.cmt.com and continues until Tuesday, June 1st at 3PM ET/2PM CT, and you can view the full list of nominees here.

Hosted by Kelsea Ballerini and Kane Brown, the 2021 CMT Music Awards air LIVE from Nashville on Wednesday, June 9th @ 8/7c 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.

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