In a Monday morning announcement on Good Morning America, Reba McEntire and Darius Rucker were announced as this year’s hosts.
For McEntire, it will be her fifth time hosting and this will be Rucker’s first time. The 54th annual CMA awards take place Nov. 11 at Music City Center in downtown Nashville. The show airs at 7 p.m. (Central) on ABC.
Country Music Association CEO Sarah Trahern said, “We are beyond thrilled to welcome Reba and Darius as this year’s CMA Awards hosts.” She added, “Their playful chemistry and genuine warmth are exactly what we know our viewers want to see this year.”