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The 2024 CMT Music Awards celebrate country music tonight. Here's what you need to know about the show.

Tonight was the CMT Music Awards, with country music's biggest stars flocking to Austin, Texas to celebrate the genre.

The CMT Awards (Country Music Television Awards) recognize the best country music videos and television performances. Fans will vote on the winners of each award.

Here's everything you need to know about the CMT Music Awards, including how to watch, red carpet arrivals and performers.

When does the CMT Music Awards red carpet start?

The CMT Music Awards red carpet begins at 7pm ET, one hour before the ceremony begins. You can expect celebrities, performers and more to arrive at the Moody Center in Austin.

CMT's red carpet coverage will be hosted by Cody Allan, Carissa Culliner and Marley Sherwood.

2024 CMT Music Awards Main Stage Preview
Preview of the 2024 CMT Music Awards Main Stage at the Moody Center in Austin, Texas. The show will air live on Showtime on Sunday, April 7th at 8pm ET on CBS and Paramount+.

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How to watch the CMT Music Awards red carpet coverage

You can watch all the stars on the red carpet live CMT top 7pm ET.The red carpet will also be streamed on CMT YouTube channel.

The CMT Music Awards red carpet is also available to watch on other live TV providers, including Hulu+LiveTV and YouTube TV.

“Tonight's Entertainment” is also covering the 2024 CMT Music Awards in a streaming special featuring red carpet and backstage interviews.

ET coverage can be viewed starting at 8pm ET in the video player at the top of this page.

When does the CMT Music Awards show start?

The CMT Music Awards show begins at 8pm ET/PT, 7pm CT.

How can I watch the CMT Music Awards show?

Watch the CMT Music Awards Show Live CBS Television Station or live stream Paramount+ with Showtime.

The CMT Music Awards are also available on other live TV providers, including Hulu+LiveTV and YouTube TV.

Who is hosting the CMT Music Awards?

The host of the main show is kelsea ballerini, has been nominated in three categories this year as well. This is the fourth year in a row that the singer-songwriter has hosted the event, but this is the first time she has hosted solo.Last year, country artists participated. kane brown and actor Anthony Mackie.

“I just want to have fun this year,” she said. Interview on “CBS Morning”. “I think this is my fourth year hosting solo, so I kind of know the ropes. I'm just excited to be there and enjoy the country music festival.”


Kelsea Ballerini talks about why she likes writing sad songs at CMT Awards

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Ballerini is also preparing a new album and said she approaches it from a place of love and happiness, even if her songs don't always sound like that.

“I love writing sad songs. I can always write sad songs, even when I'm happy,” she said on CBS Mornings.

Who is nominated for the 2024 CMT Music Awards?

Hosts Kelsea Ballerini, Laney Wilson, megan moloney, cody johnson and jelly roll All of these are tied for the most nominations at the 2024 CMT Music Awards, with three nominations each.

Other stars nominated for Video of the Year include Darius Rucker for “Fires Don't Start Themselves” and Kacey Musgraves for “Deeper Well.” Voting for this category will continue until April 7th, when the show begins.

Performance of the Year nominees include Carrie Underwood and Dierks Bentley.

First-time nominees include stars like Amber Riley, Hozier and Zach Bryan.

A complete list of candidates can be found here here.

Who will perform at the 2024 CMT Music Awards?

The 2024 CMT Music Awards performers include host Kelsea Ballerini, Jason Aldean, Keith Urban, and more.

country band Little Big Town and Sugar Land will also be on stage together. Sugarland celebrates the 20th anniversary of their hit song “Baby Girl.” This will be the first time the two have performed on CMT since 2011, and the first time they have performed publicly together since reuniting for their 2018 album and tour. Little Big Town is celebrating a quarter century as a musical group. This will be the first time in 15 years that the two groups will share the stage.

Who will Trisha Yearwood be? June Carter Cash Humanitarian Award Winner, the new song “Put It In a Song” will be performed for the first time. This is the first release from her upcoming album.

There will also be an all-star tribute to Toby Keith featuring Brooks & Dunn, Laney Wilson, Lukas Nelson, Roger Clemens and Sammy Hagar.

A complete list of performers can be found here here.

Where will the 2024 CMT Music Awards be held?

The 2024 CMT Music Awards will be held in Austin, Texas.

For 20 years, the awards ceremony was held in Nashville, Tennessee.The ceremony is First time in Austin In 2023.

Will Beyoncé attend the 2024 CMT Music Awards?

Despite her recent release, Beyoncé has not commented on whether she will attend the CMT Music Awards. “Cowboy Carter” she new album It pays homage to country music's black roots.

CMT and E.T. It is owned by Paramount Global, which is also the parent company of CBS and CBS News.

Summarize this content to 100 words Tonight was the CMT Music Awards, with country music's biggest stars flocking to Austin, Texas to celebrate the genre. The CMT Awards (Country Music Television Awards) recognize the best country music videos and television performances. Fans will vote on the winners of each award. Here's everything you need to know about the CMT Music Awards, including how to watch, red carpet arrivals and performers.

When does the CMT Music Awards red carpet start?The CMT Music Awards red carpet begins at 7pm ET, one hour before the ceremony begins. You can expect celebrities, performers and more to arrive at the Moody Center in Austin. CMT's red carpet coverage will be hosted by Cody Allan, Carissa Culliner and Marley Sherwood.

Preview of the 2024 CMT Music Awards Main Stage at the Moody Center in Austin, Texas. The show will air live on Showtime on Sunday, April 7th at 8pm ET on CBS and Paramount+.

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How to watch the CMT Music Awards red carpet coverageYou can watch all the stars on the red carpet live CMT top 7pm ET.The red carpet will also be streamed on CMT YouTube channel.

The CMT Music Awards red carpet is also available to watch on other live TV providers, including Hulu+LiveTV and YouTube TV. “Tonight's Entertainment” is also covering the 2024 CMT Music Awards in a streaming special featuring red carpet and backstage interviews.ET coverage can be viewed starting at 8pm ET in the video player at the top of this page.When does the CMT Music Awards show start? The CMT Music Awards show begins at 8pm ET/PT, 7pm CT.

How can I watch the CMT Music Awards show?Watch the CMT Music Awards Show Live CBS Television Station or live stream Paramount+ with Showtime. The CMT Music Awards are also available on other live TV providers, including Hulu+LiveTV and YouTube TV. Who is hosting the CMT Music Awards?The host of the main show is kelsea ballerini, has been nominated in three categories this year as well. This is the fourth year in a row that the singer-songwriter has hosted the event, but this is the first time she has hosted solo.Last year, country artists participated. kane brown and actor Anthony Mackie. “I just want to have fun this year,” she said. Interview on “CBS Morning”. “I think this is my fourth year hosting solo, so I kind of know the ropes. I'm just excited to be there and enjoy the country music festival.”

Kelsea Ballerini talks about why she likes writing sad songs at CMT Awards

06:01

Ballerini is also preparing a new album and said she approaches it from a place of love and happiness, even if her songs don't always sound like that.”I love writing sad songs. I can always write sad songs, even when I'm happy,” she said on CBS Mornings.Who is nominated for the 2024 CMT Music Awards?Hosts Kelsea Ballerini, Laney Wilson, megan moloney, cody johnson and jelly roll All of these are tied for the most nominations at the 2024 CMT Music Awards, with three nominations each.

Other stars nominated for Video of the Year include Darius Rucker for “Fires Don't Start Themselves” and Kacey Musgraves for “Deeper Well.” Voting for this category will continue until April 7th, when the show begins. Performance of the Year nominees include Carrie Underwood and Dierks Bentley. First-time nominees include stars like Amber Riley, Hozier and Zach Bryan. A complete list of candidates can be found here here. Who will perform at the 2024 CMT Music Awards?The 2024 CMT Music Awards performers include host Kelsea Ballerini, Jason Aldean, Keith Urban, and more. country band Little Big Town and Sugar Land will also be on stage together. Sugarland celebrates the 20th anniversary of their hit song “Baby Girl.” This will be the first time the two have performed on CMT since 2011, and the first time they have performed publicly together since reuniting for their 2018 album and tour. Little Big Town is celebrating a quarter century as a musical group. This will be the first time in 15 years that the two groups will share the stage. Who will Trisha Yearwood be? June Carter Cash Humanitarian Award Winner, the new song “Put It In a Song” will be performed for the first time. This is the first release from her upcoming album.

There will also be an all-star tribute to Toby Keith featuring Brooks & Dunn, Laney Wilson, Lukas Nelson, Roger Clemens and Sammy Hagar.A complete list of performers can be found here here. Where will the 2024 CMT Music Awards be held?The 2024 CMT Music Awards will be held in Austin, Texas. For 20 years, the awards ceremony was held in Nashville, Tennessee.The ceremony is First time in Austin In 2023. Will Beyoncé attend the 2024 CMT Music Awards?Despite her recent release, Beyoncé has not commented on whether she will attend the CMT Music Awards. “Cowboy Carter” she new album It pays homage to country music's black roots.CMT and E.T. It is owned by Paramount Global, which is also the parent company of CBS and CBS News.

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