CMT ANNOUNCES THE 2006 CMA AWARDS NOMINATIONS LIVE IN “CMT INSIDER SPECIAL EDITION: 2006 CMA AWARDS NOMINATIONS”
Half-Hour Special Premieres Wednesday, August 30
at 10:00 a.m., ET/PT; 9:00 a.m., CT
NASHVILLE – August 28, 2006 – And the nominees are… CMT hosts Lance Smith and Katie Cook broadcast all of the excitement of the 2006 CMA AWARDS NOMINATIONS with a special live episode of CMT INSIDER, premiering Wednesday, August 30 at 10:00-10:30 a.m., ET/PT; 9:00-9:30 a.m., CT.
Five-time CMA winner Brad Paisley and past CMA nominee Jennifer Nettles of Sugarland announce the final 2006 CMA nominees in select categories live from New York on ABC’s “Good Morning America,” then CMT exclusively reveals the remaining nominations live from Nashville with rising star Jason Aldean and members of country vocal quartet Little Big Town. The CMT INSIDER special also includes the announcement of the 2006 Country Music Hall of Fame inductees, interviews with nominated artists and more.
For more information on CMT INSIDER SPECIAL EDITION: 2006 CMA AWARDS NOMINATIONS log on to CMT.com. John Feld serves as executive producer for CMT INSIDER.
CMT’s weekly series CMT INSIDER, hosted by Katie Cook, gives viewers their fix of country music news plus broader topics from the entertainment world including the latest in movies, music, fashion and sports. Each week, CMT INSIDER explores the hot topics in entertainment including the lifestyles of celebrities, legends and breaking country music events. John Feld serves as executive producer.
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