Charlie Daniels Band and More Join 2016 CMA Music Festival Stadium Lineup
In addition to the CDB, the stadium shows now include Frankie Ballard, Clint Black, Exile, the Marshall Tucker Band, the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Ray Stevens and the Oak Ridge Boys. The Oaks, Ballard, MTB and Stevens are each set to sing the National Anthem to kick off each night of concerts, while Daniels and company, Black, NGDB and Exile have been added to the Thursday (June 9), Friday (June 10), Saturday (June 11) and Sunday (June 12) lineups, respectively.
The 2016 CMA Music Festival is scheduled to run June 9-12 in Nashville. These newly added performers join an already star-studded list of stadium show acts, including Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley, Kelsea Ballerini, Miranda Lambert and Rascal Flatts on June 9; Eric Church, Sam Hunt, Chris Stapleton, Carrie Underwood and Hank Williams Jr. on June 10; Chris Young, Cole Swindell, Florida Georgia Line and Blake Shelton on June 11; and Little Big Town, Thomas Rhett, Brett Eldredge, Keith Urban and Luke Bryan on June 12.
Tickets for the festival’s stadium concerts are already sold out, but tickets for the rest of CMA Fest will go on sale at a later date. Additional shows and participating artists will be revealed in the coming weeks as well. Fans can stay up to date via the CMA Music Festival website.