JUST IN: Date and location revealed for 2022 CMT Music Awards
Country music fans can now officially put the date of the 2022 CMT Music Awards on their calendars.
CBS and CMT have revealed that the fan-voted awards show will now take place on Monday, April 11. The show will air on CBS for the first time from 8:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. LIVE ET/delayed PT. The CMT Music Awards will also be available for live and on-demand streaming via Paramount+.
The show will take place inside the historic Nashville Municipal Auditorium as well as various locations around Music City.
“Music’s biggest and best moments are coming to CBS in April,” shares Jack Sussman, executive vice president, Specials, Music, Live Events & Alternative Programming, CBS. “The CMT brand is preeminent in the world of country music, and we are thrilled that their team was able to coordinate a new date to bring this landmark television event to CBS, and maximize the power of the ViacomCBS universe behind it. “
“It’s official: our three-hour extravaganza in Nashville will air live on CBS on April 11 for the first time as part of the network’s biggest music month ever,” said Margaret Comeaux, John Hamlin and Leslie Fram, executive producers, CMT Music Awards, add. “Expect the most unforgettable CMT Music Awards yet, jam-packed with world premiere performances and one-of-a-kind collaborations in and around Music City.
The CMT Music Awards were originally scheduled to take place on Sunday, April 3, however, the show was canceled when the 64th Annual GRAMMY Awards were postponed.
Nominations, voting details, performers and hosts for the CMT Music Awards will be unveiled in the coming weeks.