Country music celebrates its biggest night of the year on November 9, and this year’s CMA Awards features a star-studded lineup of performances that country music listeners certainly won’t want to miss.
Opening with a tribute to the legendary Loretta Lynn, who passed away earlier this year at the age of 90, you don’t want to miss out on country music’s biggest night of the year. Keep reading to find out how to tune into the 2022 CMA Awards.
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When are the CMA Awards this year?
The 2022 CMA Awards take place on Wednesday, November 9 at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.
The country music awards show will air live on ABC. If you can’t watch it live, you can stream it the following day on Hulu. Want to watch the awards ceremony in real time, but don’t have cable? A Hulu + Live TV subscription will give you access to ABC.
Entertainer of the yearLuke CombsMiranda LambertChris StapletonCarrie UnderwoodMorgan Wallen
Song of the year“Buy Dirt” — songwriters: Jacob Davis, Jordan Davis, Josh Jenkins, Matt Jenkins”Never Wanted to Be That Girl” -songwriters: Shane McAnally, Ashley McBryde, Carly Pearce”Sand in My Boots” — songwriters: Ashley Gorley, Michael Hardy, Josh Osborne”Things a Man Oughta Know” — songwriters: Jason Nix, Jonathan Singleton, Lainey Wilson”You Should Probably Leave” — songwriters: Chris DuBois, Ashley Gorley, Chris Stapleton
Female vocalist of the yearMiranda LambertAshley McBrydeCarly PearceCarrie UnderwoodLainey Wilson
Male vocalist of the yearEric ChurchLuke CombsCody JohnsonChris StapletonMorgan Wallen