ABC will air CMA Summer Jam, a three-hour primetime special filmed earlier this week in Nashville, on Thursday, Sept. 2nd at 8 p.m. ET. The show will feature individual performances and collaborations from more than 20 of the biggest stars in Country Music, including Luke Combs, Carrie Underwood, Blake Shelton, Thomas Rhett, Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, Florida Georgia Line, Dierks Bentley, Brothers Osborne, Jimmie Allen, Gabby Barrett, Mickey Guyton, Carly Pearce, Cole Swindell, Lainey Wilson, Dwight Yoakam and Gwen Stefani.
Additional performances featured on CMA Summer Jam include Dierks Bentley with Breland and Hardy live from Dierks’ Whiskey Row nightclub on Broadway, Eric Church from the center of Music City’s John Seigenthaler Pedestrian Bridge overlooking the Cumberland River, and Darius Rucker taking the outdoor stage at Nashville’s brand new Fifth & Broadway complex downtown.
CMA Summer Jam marks the first concert broadcast event for CMA in nearly two years due to the pandemic.