About the episode, "CMT Artists of the Year"

Enjoy this week's CMT Hot 20 Countdown as we take you behind the scenes of CMT's Artists of the Year special. We'll talk to the stars at the glamorous event and recap the evening. Also on the show, see a new edition of Celebrity Chain Mail as this year's honorees spill their secrets. Then we catch up with Cole Swindell as he prepares to hit the road for CMT On Tour, and we have your ticket to the Country Music Hall of Fame Medallion Ceremony as Randy Travis, Charlie Daniels and Fred Foster are celebrated.

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