Kellie Pickler Joins CMA Country Christmas Special

Kellie Pickler has joined the lineup for CMA Country Christmas, an ABC special scheduled for Nov. 29. In addition, Sugarland’s Jennifer Nettles has been tapped to host the special, which will be filmed in Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena on Nov. 11, the day after the CMA Awards . Previously announced performers include Sheryl Crow, Little Big Town, Martina McBride, Brad Paisley, Reba McEntire, Rascal Flatts, LeAnn Rimes, Darius Rucker and Sugarland.