Honorees

  • Chris Stapleton
  • Florida Georgia Line
  • Jason Aldean
  • Keith Urban
  • Luke Bryan

About the Show

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

CMT honors Chris Stapleton, Florida Georgia Line, Jason Aldean, Keith Urban and Luke Bryan as the premiere country artists of 2017 at the eighth-annual CMT Artists of the Year. The special airs live from Nashville's Schermerhorn Symphony Center on Wednesday, October 18 at 8pm ET/PT. The show also extends beyond music to honor the unwavering spirit of those impacted by Hurricane Harvey and champion the many volunteers contributing to ongoing rescue and recovery efforts.