Also added to the show are Sara Evans, Train, Kristin Chenoweth, stars of the CMT original movie To The Mat Laura Bell Bundy and Ricky Schroder, Pittsburgh Steelers receiver and Dancing With The Stars winner Hines Ward, Green Bay Packers’ Clay Matthews, actress Melissa Peterman and actress Mary Steenburgen.
Previously announced performers Luke Bryan and Sheryl Crow will also present, with Crow serving as this year’s spokesperson for CMT One Country . The 2011 CMT Music Awards premieres live at 8 p.m. ET on CMT and CMT.com.
Hosted for a second year by Kid Rock, the 2011 CMT Music Awards also includes performers Big & Rich, Jason Aldean, Keith Urban, Lady Antebellum, Luke Bryan, Rascal Flatts, Sugarland, Toby Keith and the Incognito Banditos and Zac Brown Band. Tickets to the 2011 CMT Music Awards are sold out, but there are opportunities to win tickets to the 10th annual awards show on CMT.com.
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