Skip to content

ABC’s ‘CMA Fest’ special to include Miranda Lambert, Luke Combs and more

Share This Post

CMA has shared the set list for the upcoming ‘CMA Fest’ special airing on ABC, filmed during the 2023 CMA Fest in downtown Nashville on June 8-11, 2023.

Roughly 30 songs will be performed by a range of artists on the three-hour special, including rising stars Lainey Wilson, HARDY, Cody Johnson and Jelly Roll, and legends Reba McEntire, Tanya Tucker and Alabama. Luke Combs, Luke Bryan,  Jordan Davis, HARDY and Keith Urban are also set to perform.

Miranda Lambert will make multiple appearances throughout the show, teaming up with Avril Lavigne for a duet of her hit “Kerosene” and Lavigne’s classic “Sk8er Boi” and will join Leon Bridges on their new duet, “If You Were Mine.” Lambert and CMA Fest co-host Elle King also perform “Drunk (And I Don’t Wanna Go Home).”

Carly Pearce and Jo Dee Messina, Eric Church, Dan + Shay, Ashley McBryde and Darius Rucker are also among the many other performers appearing on the special.

CMA Fest airs on Wednesday (July 19) at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. ABC will broadcast the documentary, CMA Fest: 50 Years of Fan Fair, on Tuesday, July 18th.  Both shows will also be available to stream on Hulu.

Editorial credit: Debby Wong /

More To Explore

Do You Want To Boost Your Business?

drop us a line and keep in touch