Carrie Underwood will return to host The 53rd Annual CMA Awards this fall, but she won't be joined by her longtime sidekick, Brad Paisley. Instead, Carrie will be joined by special guest hosts and Country Music Hall of Fame members Reba McEntire and Dolly Parton, as the show celebrates the legendary women in Country Music. The CMA Awards will be broadcast live from Nashville's Bridgestone Arena on Wednesday, November 13th at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.
Final nominees for The 53rd Annual CMA Awards will be announced on Wednesday, Aug. 28th live during ABC’s Good Morning America from their Times Square studio in New York and via livestream following the broadcast.