about the show

The ABC Television Network and The Country Music Association have announced that The 48th Annual CMA Awards will air on Wednesday, November 5, 2014. The ceremony will be held in the heart of "Music City" at The Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, and will be televised live on ABC. The CMA Awards nominees and winners are determined by the more than 7,000 industry professional members of CMA, which was the first trade organization formed to promote an individual genre of music in 1958.