Big & Rich Join CMT Music Awards

Big & Rich will give their first TV performance together in more than three years at the 2011 CMT Music Awards in Nashville on June 8. It’s their first performance together at the CMT Music Awards since 2005. After pursuing solo careers, Big Kenny and John Rich have reunited to record a new song, “Fake I.D.,” for the soundtrack of the upcoming film, Footloose. They will also tour with Gretchen Wilson this summer. Rich won on NBC’s Celebrity Apprentice on Sunday night (May 22). Tickets to the awards show sold out shortly after going on sale Saturday morning (May 21).