Keith Urban, Hunter Hayes
and former host Vince Gill have been added to the list of performers for
the CMA Awards on Nov. 1. Urban is nominated for male vocalist while Hayes will compete for new artist. Gill will sing with
Kelly Clarkson, who is nominated for female vocalist.
newly announced presenters will include The Band Perry, Martina
McBride, Kellie Pickler and Sugarland.
reported on Tuesday afternoon (Oct. 23), Faith Hill and Tim
McGraw will also appear on the show. Hill will perform “American Heart” while McGraw is expected to debut music from an
upcoming album. Later in the broadcast, Hill and McGraw will return to join Lady
Antebellum and Blake Shelton in a special musical tribute to Willie
Other previously announced performers include Jason Aldean,
Dierks Bentley, Zac Brown
Band, Luke Bryan, Kenny
Chesney, Eric Church, Kelly
Clarkson, Eli Young Band, Brantley
Gilbert, Miranda Lambert, Little
Big Town, Brad Paisley, Taylor
Swift, The Band Perry and Carrie Underwood. Paisley and Underwood
will host the show for the fifth time.
The CMA Awards will air live from Nashville on Nov. 1 at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.