CMT revealed today (June 7) that Little Big Town will be performing with Pharrell Williams on the CMT Awards on Wednesday, June 8. Other performers on the docket include Carrie Underwood, Chris Stapleton, Florida Georgia Line, Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan and Thomas Rhett.
In addition to LBT and Pharell, the show will feature a number of other collaborations, including Cassadee Pope, Leona Lewis and Pitbull; Dierks Bentley and Elle King; Billy Ray Cyrus and Cheap Trick; Fifth Harmony and Cam; Blake Shelton and the Oak Ridge Boys; and Keith Urban, Brett Eldredge and Maren Morris.
Hosted by Erin Andrews and J.J Watt, the show takes place at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena at 7 p.m. CT.
On Friday, June 10, Little Big Town will drop their new eight-song offering, Wanderlust, a digital album produced by Pharrell that veers from LBT’s established country sound. However, while working with Pharrell, LBT was splitting time in the studio with producer Jay Joyce, who produced both Pain Killer and Tornado. LBT’s new country album is expected later this year.
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