Airing live on Jan. 9 at 9 p.m. ET from Dallas, the 90-minute concert special is the official kickoff entertainment event at the national playoff weekend.
Bringing fans a unique pairing of country music and college football, the special can only be seen on CMT.
This is the first year of the College Football Playoffs, with the Top 4 teams in the nation set to square off on Jan. 1. A specially-formed selection committee has named those teams as (1) Alabama, (2) Oregon, (3) Florida State and (4) Ohio State.
Following the playoffs, the inaugural College Football Playoff National Championship is scheduled for Jan. 12 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.
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