Country Music News

CMA Fest 2020 Has Been Officially Canceled

The Country Music Association (“CMA”) announced the 2020 CMA Fest in Nashville is canceled due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The festival was scheduled to take place June 4-7.”As the world is still greatly affected […]


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