Chris Stapleton, Charles Kelley Added To CMA Awards Performers

Chris Stapleton has been added to tomorrow (Wednesday, Nov. 11th) night's lineup of performers at the 54th Annual CMA Awards, as has Lady A's Charles Kelley, who is stepping in for Lee Brice to perform "I Hope You're Happy Now" with Carly Pearce. Lee tested positive for COVID over the weekend.

Chris will perform his new single “Starting Over,” the title track of his new album which will be released on Friday (Nov. 13th).

CMA Awards presenters include Lauren Akins, Lauren Alaina, actor Charles Esten, Sara Evans, model Taylor Hill, Jake Owen, actor Patrick Schwarzenegger and gospel artist CeCe Winans.

The CMA Awards will be hosted by Reba McEntire and Darius Rucker and will air live from Nashville on ABC beginning at 8 p.m. ET.