Jason Derulo, John Legend to Perform at the 2014 CMT Music Awards
The awards show that claims to be “Country Music’s Biggest Party of the Year” is about to get an infusion of pop.The CMT Music Awards have added pop star Jason Derulo and 9-time Grammy Award winner John Legend to the list of performers for tonight’s (6/4) show.
According to CMT, Derulo will perform live with country stars Luke Bryan and Florida-Georgia Line. Bryan currently owns the top two country airplay singles, including ‘Play it Again’ and his duet with FGL, ‘This is How We Roll’. Florida-Georgia Line, you may recall, had a huge crossover hit with ‘Cruise’, their collaboration with Nelly.
‘All of Me’ hitmaker Legend will take the stage with Jennifer Nettles and Hunter Hayes, both of whom have had crossover success. Nettles had a pop hit with ‘Who Says You Can’t Go Home’ in 2006, her duet with Jon Bon Jovi. Hayes had pop success with his single ‘Wanted’ in 2012, and had a hit with ‘Everybody’s Got Somebody But Me’ with Jason Mraz.
You can catch the CMT Music Awards live at 7pm Central Time tonight (6/4) on CMT.