Sugarland‘s Jennifer Nettles will return as host of the second CMA Country Christmas holiday special to air later this year. Featuring several of country’s biggest stars, this year’s concert will tape in front of a live audience on Thursday, November 10 at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, the day after the 45th Annual CMA Music Awards, hosted by Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood.
“I love holiday traditions and am so excited to add hosting ‘CMA Country Christmas’ to my new list of traditions now!” Jennifer said. “I’m gonna have to up my game this second time around, so I’m putting Brad and Carrie on speed dial for hosting emergency consulting services!”
“We are excited to welcome Jennifer back as host for ‘CMA Country Christmas’ again this year,” said Steve Moore, CMA Chief Executive Officer. “In addition to her vast musical talent, Jennifer is also a charming and engaging television personality. We know our fans and viewers will be excited to watch Jennifer host our holiday special again this year.”
CMA Country Christmas is scheduled to air later this year on ABC during the holiday season. Performers, television airdate and ticket information will be announced soon.