While the CMA Awards are still a few weeks away, it has been announced that two country rebels with open up the show!
Eric Church & Hank Williams Jr. will kick off the show by performing the Waylon Jennings hit ‘Are You Ready For The Country’ – which was originally written by Neil Young on his 1972 album Harvest.
Williams Jr. won Entertainer of the Year in both 1987 and 1988, Church picked up his first ever nomination for Entertainer of the Year as well as numerous other categories.
Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley again host the festivities with their unique & upbeat brand of country humor.
The 49th Annual CMA Awards will air live from Nashville on Wednesday, November 4 at 7:00PM.