The Country Music Association has revealed the initial artist lineup for this year’s CMA Fest, featuring hundreds of artists performing on multiple stages throughout downtown Nashville on June 6–9.

The artists on the initial lineup include Carrie Underwood, Miranda Lambert (as a solo performer and with her trio Pistol Annies); Rascal Flatts and more.

Taking the nightly Nissan Stadium stage this year are country music superstars Kelsea Ballerini, Dierks Bentley, Brothers Osborne, Kane Brown, Luke Bryan, Luke Combs, Dan + Shay, Florida Georgia Line, Lambert, Little Big Town, Tim McGraw, Maren Morris, Old Dominion, Pistol Annies, Rascal Flatts, Thomas Rhett, Underwood and Keith Urban.

The Chevy Riverfront Stage returns once again with a lineup from 10 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. each day, including performances by Lauren Alaina, Jimmie Allen, Lindsay Ell, Ashley McBryde, Scotty McCreery, Eric Paslay, Carly Pearce, Cassadee Pope, RaeLynn, Mason Ramsey, and many more.

The Budweiser Forever Country Stage will take place from 11 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. daily, this year’s lineup includes Deana Carter, John Carter Cash, Diffie, Lonestar, Montgomery Gentry, and many more.

CMA Fest is billed as a one-of-a-kind festival with artists donating their time to perform. Ticket proceeds directly benefit high-quality music programs across the country through the CMA Foundation. A limited number of four-day passes for the nightly performances at Nissan Stadium are still available at or through the CMA Box Office at 800-CMA-FEST.

CMA Fest 2019 lineup: Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan and Keith Urban to headline


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