CMA Fest is a Nashville tradition encompassing four days of country music performances by the genre’s legends and up-and-comers. Although the annual event did not take place this year, SiriusXM’s The Highway (Ch. 56) will honour the spirit of CMA Fest all Fourth of July weekend by rebroadcasting memorable past performances from the SiriusXM Music City Theater, Margaritaville, as well as Nissan Stadium.
From Friday, July 3 at 12pm ET through Sunday, July 5, head over to The Highway for the Best of Fest Weekend and relive performances from Sam Hunt, Carrie Underwood, Eric Church, Jason Aldean, Brothers Osborne, Brad Paisley, Luke Combs, Little Big Town, Old Dominion, Lady A, Brett Young, Jake Owen, Ashley McBryde, Eli Young Band, Russell Dickerson, Chris Janson, Lee Brice, Mitchell Tenpenny, Lindsay Ell, Ross Ellis, Jordan Davis, Ingrid Andress, Adam Doleac, and Chris Stapleton.
Plus, tune in to ABC on Monday, July 13 at 8 pm ET to watch CMA Best of Fest, a three-hour CMA Music Fest retrospective hosted by Luke Bryan and featuring CMA Fest performances from the last 16 years by Trace Adkins, Lauren Alaina, Jason Aldean, Kelsea Ballerini, Dierks Bentley, Garth Brooks, Brooks & Dunn, Brothers Osborne, Kane Brown, Luke Bryan,Kenny Chesney, Eric Church, Luke Combs, Billy Ray Cyrus, Dan + Shay, Lzzy Hale, Sam Hunt, Joan Jett, Lady A, Miranda Lambert, Lil Nas X, Little Big Town, Tim McGraw, Maren Morris, Brad Paisley, Rascal Flatts, Thomas Rhett, Darius Rucker, Blake Shelton, Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban, Dwight Yoakam and Zac Brown Band, with special appearances by Bobby Bones, Jim Gaffigan, Kirk Herbstreit, Peyton Manning, Lionel Richie, Rob Riggle, Gwen Stefani, Michael Strahan, and Rita Wilson, and more.