Eric Church Teaming Up with Hank Williams, Jr. to Kick Off Next Month’s CMA Awards Broadcast


Eric Church is teaming up with Hank Williams, Jr. to open up the 49th Annual CMA Awards next month on ABC. The two will sing a duet of Neil Young‘s “Are You Ready for the Country,” which was also a hit for Waylon Jennings. The performance is the first taste of Hank Jr’s upcoming studio album.

Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley return as hosts of the CMA Awards Wednesday, November 4 at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.

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