About the Show
Saturday, December 08, 2012
Rascal Flatts and actress Hayden Panettiere honored the top country acts of 2012 as hosts of the third annual CMT Artists of the Year special which premiered Dec. 8, 2012. The special was the most exclusive gathering of country music superstars of the year and celebrated the class of 2012 with an evening of wall-to-wall performances and special appearances from others in the entertainment field. Miranda Lambert, Eric Church, Kenny Chesney, Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean and Carrie Underwood were the honorees.