08/18/2010

Dierks To Announce CMA Awards Nominees Live From "Good Morning America" September 1

"Country Music's Biggest Morning" is too big for one day! CMA announced today that the final nominees for "The 44th Annual CMA Awards" will be announced over two mornings, from two cities. On Wednesday, Sept. 1, Dierks Bentley and Miranda Lambert will announce the final nominees in five CMA Awards categories live from the "Good Morning America" studios in the heart of New York City's Times Square on the ABC Television Network. The announcement will air in the 8:30 AM/ET half-hour segment of the morning news program. On Tuesday, Aug. 31, Justin Moore and Chris Young will announce the finalists in seven CMA Awards categories from Nashville at a press conference at the historic Ryman Auditorium. In Nashville, Steel Magnolia will announce the finalists for the 2010 CMA Broadcast Award Personality and Radio Station of the Year in four categories (small, medium, large, and major markets), as well as the finalists for the CMA National Broadcast Personality. The 44th Annual CMA Awards will air live on Nov. 10 on the ABC Television Network.