CMT will honor Carly Pearce, Cody Johnson, Kane Brown, Luke Combs and Walker Hayes as their 2022 Artists of the Year during a ceremony in October.
Headling the two-day Ocoee Music Fest on April 8-9 is Vanilla Ice and country music artist Walker Hayes.
Morgan Wallen won album of the year at the Academy of Country Music Awards for “Dangerous: The Double Album,” a year after he was removed from the ACMs ballot after he was caught on camera using a racial slur.
Dolly Parton, Jimmie Allen and Gabby Barrett will be pulling double duty with special performances on top of their hosting duties at this year’s Academy of Country Music Awards.
Country star Chris Young combined his skills as an artist and producer to lead the nominees for the Academy of Country Music Awards.