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  • Episode 193 - From CMT On Tour in Chicago

    CMT Hot 20 Countdown makes its way to the Chicago as we celebrate CMT on Tour with Kip Moore, Sam Hunt and Charlie Worsham. Enjoy exclusive interviews with the guys and see footage from their performances.

  • Episode 192 - From Bayfest

    CMT Hot 20 Countdown heads south for the Bayfest Music Festival in Mobile, Alabama. Enjoy the show as we catch up with Frankie Ballard.

  • Episode 191 - From the iHeart Radio Music Festival in Las Vegas

    We're heading to Vegas on this week's edition of CMT Hot 20 Countdown. Tune in as we rub elbows with the stars at the iHeart Radio Music Festival. We're chatting with Eric Church, Zac Brown Band, Taylor Swift and more at the event.

    • Episode 190 - Kenny Chesney Performance

      CMT Hot 20 Countdown has your front row seat to Kenny Chesney's Instant Jam special. Tune in for an exclusive performance from the superstar as he takes the stage in Athens, Georgia. Plus, Tyler Hubbard puts a ring on it. Get details on his

      • Episode 189 - With Guest Host Melissa Rycroft

        Tune in as Melissa Rycroft of Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders: Making the Team guest hosts alongside Cody Alan. Plus in honor of Tim McGraw's takeover weekend on CMT, we'll have a special performance from his Sundown Heaven Town tour.

        • Episode 188 - From Luke Bryan's Stadium Tour

          We've got your front row seat to Luke Bryan's That's My Kind of Night tour on this week's CMT Hot 20 Countdown. Tune in as Bryan co-hosts the show during his stop at Soldier Field in Chicago.

          • Episode 187 - From Bristol Motor Speedway

            This weekend's edition of CMT Hot 20 Countdown is sure to rev your engine as we catch up with Dierks Bentley and NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt Jr. at Bristol Motor Speedway.

            • Episode 186 - CMT's Next Women of Country

              Celebrate Labor Day Weekend with a little help from CMT Hot 20 Countdown. Cassadee Pope co-hosts this week as we pay tribute to the women of country. We'll chat with the star about her latest video, "I Wish I Could Break Your Heart," and much more.

              • Episode 185 - Operation Inspiration Honoring Our Military

                This week we're partying with our friends from Eckrich and Operation Homefront as we pay tribute to America's military families during our Operation Inspiration Special. Tune in to meet an inspiring military family and watch as Hot 20 gives them a life-ch

                • Episode 184 - From Country Thunder

                  CMT Hot 20 Countdown has a backstage pass just for you. Watch this weekend's show as we travel to Country Thunder in Twin Lakes, Wisconsin, and catch up with Jason Aldean, Brantley Gilbert, Eli Young Band, Thomas Rhett and Parmalee.

                  • Episode 183 - Summer Concert Series #3

                    This week's episode is jam-packed. Tune in as Chris Young performs during our Mtn. Dew Summer Concert Series, and we check in with Dierks Bentley as he continues his Riser tour. Plus, CMT on Tour headliner Kip Moore drops by for a chat.

                    • Episode 182 - With Dierks Bentley

                      CMT Hot 20 Countdown has a front row seat just for you. Tune in to see Dierks Bentley's exclusive performance as he pays us a visit. Plus, find out what Florida Georgia Line have to say about their emotional new video "Dirt."

                      • Episode 181 - Summer Concert Series #2

                        David Nail wants to kiss and tell on this week's CMT Hot 20 Countdown. Tune in as the singer performs his latest release, "Kiss You Tonight," as a part of our Mtn. Dew Summer Concert Series.

                        • Episode 180 - Summer Concert Series Kick-Off

                          CMT Hot 20 Countdown heats up this weekend as Kip Moore visits and performs for our Mtn. Dew Summer Concert Series. You won't want to miss his exclusive performance, along with a sneak peek of Dierks Bentley's Riser tour.

                          • Episode 179 - From Country Stampede

                            There's a stampede coming to CMT Hot 20 Countdown -- a Country Stampede, that is. Enjoy this weekend's show as we travel to Manhattan, Kansas, for the annual country music festival.

                            • Episode 178 - Best Summer Videos of All-Time

                              Everyone deserves a little vacation. Tune in to CMT's Hot 20 Countdown this week as we take a break from our usual countdown to bring you the 20 hottest summer videos of all time.

                              • Episode 177 - Ultimate Country Cookout

                                You won't want to miss this weekend's edition of CMT Hot 20 Countdown as we honor the military with our Operation Inspiration Special presented by Eckrich. Plus, Randy Houser drops by to perform.

                              • Episode 176 - June 21, 2014

                                We're back in Music City for this week's CMT Hot 20 Countdown. Tune in as we reveal the No. 26 artists in our ongoing CMT's All Time Top 40.

                                • Episode 175 - June 14, 2014

                                  "Lookin' for a Good Time"? CMT Hot 20 Countdown has you covered. Tune in to this week's edition as Lady Antebellum co-host the show and we get a behind-the-scenes look at their Take Me Downtown tour.

                                • Episode 174 - June 7, 2014

                                  We'll get you ready for the 50th episode of CMT Crossroads as Katy Perry and Kacey Musgraves take the stage. Plus, we'll have a full recap of the CMT Music Awards.

                                  • Episode 173 - May 31, 2014

                                    We're back home in Music City for this week's episode of CMT Hot 20 Countdown. Tune in for a special preview of the 2014 CMT Music Awards taking place June 4.

                                    • Episode 172 - May 24, 2014

                                      We're hitting the road with Tim McGraw on this week's episode of CMT Hot 20 Countdown. Tune in as we catch up with the superstar during his stop in Phoenix for his Sundown Heaven Town tour.

                                      • Episode 171 - May 17, 2014

                                        Don't miss CMT Hot 20 Countdown this weekend for our Operation Inspiration Special as we pay tribute to military families and kick off a summer-long celebration with Eckrich and Operation Homefront.

                                        • Episode 170 - May 10, 2014

                                          We're in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., celebrating summer a little early on this week's episode of CMT Hot 20 Countdown. Hit the beach without leaving the comforts of home as we count down the hottest summer videos of all time.

                                          • Episode 169 - May 3, 2014

                                            We're cooking up a good time on this week's edition of CMT Hot 20 Countdown. Rascal Flatts drop by to talk about their exciting contest and play a little game of band trivia with us.

                                            • Episode 168 - April 26, 2014

                                              CMT Hot 20 Countdown has a VIP pass just for you on this weekend's show. Tune in as we head to the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum for a look at the grand reopening of the venue.

                                              • Episode 167 - April 19, 2014

                                                Hit the beach with this week's episode of CMT Hot 20 Countdown as we head to the Tortuga Music Festival in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Tune in for exclusive interviews from Eric Church, Dierks Bentley, Sheryl Crow, Frankie Ballard and more country stars.

                                                • Episode 166 - April 12, 2014

                                                  You'll be seeing stars when you tune in to this week's CMT Hot 20 Countdown as we travel to Austin for the iHeartRadio Country Festival. Don't miss our exclusive interviews with Carrie Underwood, Florida Georgia Line and many more fan favorites.

                                                  • Episode 165 - April 5, 2014

                                                    Our road trip continues as this week's CMT Hot 20 Countdown heads to Knoxville, Tenn. Tune in and learn why the city is known as the Cradle of Country Music.

                                                    • Episode 164 - March 29, 2014

                                                      We're in Panama City Beach, Fla., for Luke Bryan's 6th annual Spring Break Bash. Tune in for our exclusive interviews with Bryan and his touring partners Cole Swindell and Jon Pardi.

                                                      • Episode 163 - March 22, 2014

                                                        Need a quick getaway? Tune in to this week's CMT Hot 20 Countdown as we take the show on the road to Panama City Beach, Fla., and Puerto Aventuras, Mexico.

                                                        • Episode 162 - March 15, 2014

                                                          Tune in as we split our time between Nashville and Las Vegas. Cody Alan will be in Music City to share part two of his interview with Luke Bryan, while Alecia Davis heads to Sin City for the Kobalt Tools 400, a chat with NASCAR great Jimmie Johnson and to

                                                          • Episode 161 - March 8, 2014

                                                            Raise your glass to this week's edition of CMT Hot 20 Countdown as we catch up with Jerrod Niemann. See what the star has to say about his latest single, "Drink to That All Night," along with his soon-to-be-released album, High Noon.

                                                            • Episode 160 - March 1, 2014

                                                              Don't miss this weekend's edition of CMT Hot 20 Countdown fro two bonus videos you're going to love. First, Sundy Best explain why they're changed men in "Until I Met You," and Rascal Flatts try to capture the perfect night in "Rewind."

                                                              • Episode 159 - February 22, 2014

                                                                We're back at Nashville's Honky Tonk Central for a second week, and we have a special guest joining us. Tune in to CMT Hot 20 Countdown as Dierks Bentley drops by to perform his latest single, "I Hold On," and to talk about his upcoming edition of

                                                                • Episode 158 - February 15, 2014

                                                                  We're out of Music City Tower and down the street at Nashville's Honky Tonk Central this week. Be sure to get some of CMT Hot 20 Countdown as Thomas Rhett stops by to perform his current single, "Get Me Some of That," and chat.

                                                                  • Episode 157 - February 8, 2014

                                                                    Don't miss this week's CMT Hot 20 Countdown as we venture around Music City to show you some of Nashville's must-see music venues. Plus, we catch up with Little Big Town to talk about their new music and touring with Keith Urban and even catch a pe

                                                                    • Episode 156 - February 1, 2014

                                                                      The big game is this weekend, and CMT Hot 20 Countdown is ready for some football. We'll share our favorite football-themed music videos, and TGI Fridays brings us some tasty tailgate treats.

                                                                      • Episode 155 - January 25, 2014

                                                                        It may be cold outside, but CMT Hot 20 Countdown brings the heat this weekend. See if Joe Nichols' "Sunny and 75" can hold on to the top spot, and enjoy two bonus videos as Kip Moore experiences "Young Love" and Jennifer Nettles transforms into "Th

                                                                        • Episode 154 - January 18, 2014

                                                                          Check out this week's edition of CMT Hot 20 Countdown as we venture over to the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum in downtown Nashville. You're sure to love the one-of-a-kind memorabilia from country's biggest names.

                                                                          • Episode 153 - January 11, 2014

                                                                            There's no better way to kick off a new year than with a brand new episode of CMT Hot 20 Countdown. Tune in this week to find out how Thomas Rhett maintains a strong marriage while out on the road.

                                                                            • Episode 151 - 2013 Video of the Year Special

                                                                              Celebrate the end of a fabulous year in country music with a special edition of CMT Hot 20 Countdown.

                                                                              • Episode 152 - 2013 Performances of the Year Special

                                                                                Unwrap a special episode of CMT Hot 20 Countdown this week as we celebrate country's biggest stars performing their hits from our stage and beyond.

                                                                              • Episode 150 - December 14, 2013

                                                                                As the Christmas season gets into full swing, you won't want to miss our holiday gift guide. But country music is still the main topic as we give background on the wedding that inspired Zac Brown Band's latest video, reveal country stars' celebrity crushe

                                                                                • Episode 149 - December 7, 2013

                                                                                  Enjoy a brand new episode of CMT Hot 20 Countdown this weekend as country quartet Parmalee drop by for a visit. Also on the show, Jake Owen heats things up with his exclusive performance of "Days of Gold."

                                                                                  • Episode 148 - November 30, 2013

                                                                                    Sweet Home Alabama star Kelsey Smith drops by to talk dating. Plus, see Sheryl Crow's exclusive performance of her new single, "Callin' Me When I'm Lonely."

                                                                                    • Episode 147 - November 23, 2013

                                                                                      This week, we'll tell you how Jason Aldean is giving back with his Concert for the Cure. Plus, will Tim McGraw and Faith Hill record a new duet soon? Find out what McGraw has to say about a new collaboration with his wife.

                                                                                      • Episode 146 - November 16, 2013

                                                                                        Coming at you from the center of the country music universe in Nashville, CMT Hot 20 Countdown returns this week to give you the latest news, inside information and hottest videos. Tune in to see the exclusive world premiere of Jason Aldean's bran

                                                                                        • Episode 145 - November 9, 2013

                                                                                          This week's brand new episode of CMT Hot 20 Countdown is a real "winner" as Luke Bryan drops by to perform "That's My Kind of Night" in our studio.

                                                                                          • Episode 144 - November 2, 2013

                                                                                            Road trip! Tune in to CMT Hot 20 Countdown this weekend as we continue our adventures in Atlanta.

                                                                                            • Episode 143 - October 26, 2013

                                                                                              We catch up with Hunter Hayes when he visits Atlanta during his CMT on Tour. And don't miss the world premiere of his new video, "Everyone's Got Someone but Me," featuring Jason Mraz.

                                                                                              • Episode 142 - October 19, 2013

                                                                                                See where Keith Urban's "Little Bit of Everything" lands as we explore his personal connection to the hilarious Jim Carrey.

                                                                                                • Episode 141 - October 12, 2013

                                                                                                  Tune is as we come to you from the Southern Ground Music & Food Festival courtesy of the Zac Brown Band. We'll talk with the group about choosing the performers and menu for the event and more.

                                                                                                  • Episode 140 - October 5, 2013

                                                                                                    It's a new month and a new No. 1 on CMT Hot 20 Countdown. Could it be Jason Aldean? See where his rapidly-ascending "Night Train" video lands on the countdown while we give you some staggering facts regarding his current tour.

                                                                                                    • Episode 139 - September 28, 2013

                                                                                                      Tune in to this week's episode of CMT Hot 20 Countdown as Cassadee Pope stops by to perform "Wasting All These Tears" for our Taco Bell concert series. And in honor of National Good Neighbor Day, we'll tell you how some of your favorite country art

                                                                                                      • Episode 138 - September 21, 2013

                                                                                                        Will Carrie Underwood reign again in the top spot or will there be a new No. 1 on this week's CMT Hot 20 Countdown? Tune in to find out. Plus, we'll explore which stars are continuing a family tradition and dive into one of country music's favorite

                                                                                                        • Episode 137 - September 14, 2013

                                                                                                          It's a new day on CMT Hot 20 Countdown and a new video from Luke Bryan debuts. Tune in to see where "That's My Kind of Night" premieres on the countdown.

                                                                                                          • Episode 136 - September 7, 2013

                                                                                                            Are you ready for some football? We are, too. Catch this week's edition of CMT Hot 20 Countdown as we celebrate the return of football season and bring you country's hottest music videos.

                                                                                                            • Episode 135 - August 31, 2013

                                                                                                              We're back in Music City for this weekend's edition of CMT Hot 20 Countdown. Tune in as Tyler Farr pays a visit to perform his popular tune "Redneck Crazy" as a part of our Taco Bell concert series.

                                                                                                              • Episode 134 - August 24, 2013

                                                                                                                Hitch a ride with this week's CMT Hot 20 Countdown as we enjoy a summer road trip through South Dakota. You're invited for all the fun as we make stops at Bear Country, Mt. Rushmore, the Badlands and Deadwood.

                                                                                                                • Episode 133 - August 17, 2013

                                                                                                                  This week's edition of CMT Hot 20 Countdown is sure to rev your engine as we take the show on the road to Bike Week in Sturgis, S.D.

                                                                                                                • Episode 132 - August 10, 2013

                                                                                                                  In honor of Luke Bryan's CMT Takeover Weekend, the Georgia star "crashes" this week's episode of CMT Hot 20 Countdown to perform for our Taco Bell concert series.

                                                                                                                  • Episode 131 - August 3, 2013

                                                                                                                    Tune in to this week's CMT Hot 20 Countdown as Justin Moore drops by to perform his latest single, "Point at You," for our Taco Bell concert series.

                                                                                                                    • Episode 130 - July 27, 2013

                                                                                                                      "Cruise" on over and tune in to this week's CMT Hot 20 Countdown as we spend more time at Milwaukee's Summerfest 2013. You won't want to miss it as we chat with the guys of Florida Georgia Line and catch a glimpse of their live performance.

                                                                                                                      • Episode 129 - July 20, 2013

                                                                                                                        CMT Hot 20 Countdown hits the road this week and travels to Milwaukee for the world's largest music festival, Summerfest. Tune in as we catch up with Luke Bryan, Thompson Square and Jana Kramer at the festival, and we'll feature a special performan

                                                                                                                        • Episode 128 - July 13, 2013

                                                                                                                          Tune in to this week's CMT Hot 20 Countdown as we celebrate Embrace Your Geekness Day. Let's face it, even country stars have their geeky side, and we're revealing some of those endearing qualities during the show.

                                                                                                                          • Episode 127 - July 6, 2013

                                                                                                                            Tune in to the Fourth of July edition of CMT Hot 20 Countdown as we bring you country music's biggest videos. Also on the show, we'll tell you which moment from Zac Brown Band's video "Jump Right In" made Brown realize he's "made it."

                                                                                                                            • Episode 126 - June 29, 2013

                                                                                                                              Enjoy this week's CMT Hot 20 Countdown as we get to know Chris Janson. Don't miss Katie Cook's exclusive interview with the "Better I Don't" singer.

                                                                                                                              • Episode 125 - June 22, 2013

                                                                                                                                Summer is officially here and there's no better way to beat the heat than with a new episode of CMT Hot 20 Countdown. Tune in as we talk about the summer vacation plans of your favorite country stars.

                                                                                                                                • Episode 124 - June 15, 2013

                                                                                                                                  Enjoy this week's episode of CMT Hot 20 Countdown as country newcomer Tyler Farr drops by for a visit. We'll chat about his entertaining video "Redneck Crazy" and more.

                                                                                                                                  • Episode 123 - June 8, 2013

                                                                                                                                    Tune in to this week's CMT Hot 20 Countdown as we bring you country's current hits and news about your favorite artists. Find out just how close the guys of Gloriana were when they initially moved to Music City.

                                                                                                                                    • Episode 122 - June 1, 2013

                                                                                                                                      Tune in to this week's CMT Hot 20 Countdown as we prepare for the CMT Music Awards taking place June 5. Get the scoop on this year's nominees and performers and enjoy highlights from past shows.

                                                                                                                                      • Episode 121 - May 25, 2013

                                                                                                                                        Spend Memorial Day Weekend relaxing with CMT Hot 20 Countdown. On this week's episode, Katie Cook catches up with Craig Morgan to talk about his new music and more. Then The Band Perry drop by to perform their latest hit, "Done," in our studio.

                                                                                                                                        • Episode 120 - May 18, 2013

                                                                                                                                          We turn up the heat on this week's CMT Hot 20 Countdown. Tune in as we discuss the summer concerts you can't miss.

                                                                                                                                          • Episode 119 - May 11, 2013

                                                                                                                                            Don't miss this week's edition of CMT Hot 20 Countdown as Craig Campbell drops by for our artist spotlight with Katie Cook.

                                                                                                                                            • Episode 118 - May 4, 2013

                                                                                                                                              Enjoy this week's CMT Hot 20 Countdown as the Henningsens pay us a visit. We'll talk to this family trio about filming their first video, "American Beautiful," and more. Plus, Brantley Gilbert keeps the fun going as he stops by to perform his lates

                                                                                                                                              • Episode 117 - April 27, 2013

                                                                                                                                                This is one party you can't miss. You're invited to celebrate Willie Nelson's 80th birthday with this week's CMT Hot 20 Countdown.

                                                                                                                                                • Episode 116 - April 20, 2013

                                                                                                                                                  On this week's episode of CMT Hot 20 Countdown, we head to the bright lights of Las Vegas. Tune in as Cody Alan and Alecia Davis take in the sights of Sin City and bring you the week's hottest videos.

                                                                                                                                                  • Episode 115 - April 13, 2013

                                                                                                                                                    Enjoy this week's all-new CMT Hot 20 Countdown for a full recap from the 48th annual ACM Awards. Katie Cook reports from Las Vegas with highlights of all the glitz and glam of the star-studded event.

                                                                                                                                                    • Episode 114 - April 6, 2013

                                                                                                                                                      Don't miss this week's episode of CMT Hot 20 Countdown as The Band Perry drop by to perform "Better Dig Two" for our Taco Bell concert series.

                                                                                                                                                      • Episode 113 - March 30, 2013

                                                                                                                                                        Tune in to this week's edition of CMT Hot 20 Countdown as we catch up with Thompson Square. The award-winning duo drops by to perform their emotional single, "If I Didn't Have You."

                                                                                                                                                        • Episode 112 - March 23, 2013

                                                                                                                                                          Buckle your seatbelt, CMT Hot 20 Countdown hits the road this week and heads to the Kobalt Tools 400 in Las Vegas. You won't want to miss our exclusive interview with five-time NASCAR Sprint Cup champion Jimmie Johnson.

                                                                                                                                                          • Episode 111 - March 16, 2013

                                                                                                                                                            Easton Corbin will rev your engine as he pays CMT Hot 20 Countdown a visit this week. Get details on his latest release, "All Over the Road," his upcoming tour plans with Blake Shelton and more.

                                                                                                                                                            • Episode 110 - March 9, 2013

                                                                                                                                                              You'll be seeing stars when you tune in to this week's all new CMT Hot 20 Countdown. First, Eli Young Band drop by to perform their fan-favorite hit, "Even if it Breaks Your Heart."

                                                                                                                                                              • Episode 109 - March 2, 2013

                                                                                                                                                                Don't miss this week's all new CMT Hot 20 Countdown as Lee Brice drops in to talk about his music, including his powerful hit, "I Drive Your Truck."

                                                                                                                                                                • Episode 108 - February 23, 2013

                                                                                                                                                                  Enjoy this week's all new CMT Hot 20 Countdown as Gary Allan stops by the show. Get details on his latest album, Set You Free, along with his uplifting single, "Every Storm (Runs Out of Rain)."

                                                                                                                                                                  • Episode 107 - February 16, 2013

                                                                                                                                                                    Tune in to this week's all new CMT Hot 20 Countdown as not one, but two country stars drop by for a visit. First, Jana Kramer gives us the scoop on her latest video, "Whiskey." Then we catch up with Hunter Hayes as he talks about performing for Pre

                                                                                                                                                                    • Episode 106 - February 9, 2013

                                                                                                                                                                      Love is in the air on this week's all new CMT Hot 20 Countdown. Tune in as we celebrate Valentine's Day a little early. Plus, American Idol alum Casey James drops by to chat about his video, "Crying on a Suitcase," and American Pickers

                                                                                                                                                                      • Episode 105 - February 2, 2013

                                                                                                                                                                        Set sail with this week's all new CMT Hot 20 Countdown as we hit the high seas aboard the Disney Dream. Join hosts Cody Alan, Alecia Davis and Katie Cook for an exclusive tour of the ship including appearances from some of your favorite Disney star

                                                                                                                                                                        • Episode 104 - January 26, 2013

                                                                                                                                                                          Enjoy this week's all new CMT Hot 20 Countdown as Randy Houser and Love and Theft pay us a visit. Get details on Houser's brand new album, How Country Feels, then Love and Theft have some fun with Alecia Davis and Cody Alan in our "Runnin' O

                                                                                                                                                                          • Episode 103 - January 19, 2013

                                                                                                                                                                            Don't miss this week's all new CMT Hot 20 Countdown as we get the scoop on Jason Aldean's acting debut in the film Sweetwater. We also welcome Train and Ashley Monroe to the set as they kick off our Taco Bell Concert Series with a live perfo

                                                                                                                                                                            • Episode 102 - January 12, 2013

                                                                                                                                                                              Enjoy a brand new episode of CMT's All New Hot 20 Countdown this week as we go one-on-one with American Idol judge and country favorite Keith Urban.

                                                                                                                                                                              • Episode 101 - January 5, 2013

                                                                                                                                                                                Don't miss the CMT Hot 20 Countdown series debut as Cody Alan, Alecia Davis and Katie Cook bring you country music's hottest music videos and news. You won't want to miss our exclusive interview with Tim McGraw and Faith Hill as they talk about the

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