Chesney to Open CMA Awards With New Song

Kenny Chesney will open the CMA Awards show with “Living in Fast Forward,” a song from his new album, The Road and the Radio, which will be released Tuesday (Nov. 8). In addition, American Idol winner Carrie Underwood will perform and present an award. Other newly-announced presenters include Cowboy Troy, Montgomery Gentry, Olivia Newton-John, Joe Nichols and Wynonna. This year’s awards show takes place Nov. 15 at New York’s Madison Square Garden.