From BAM's Blog...
Checotah native Carrie Underwood, Brad Paisley and LeAnn Rimes are set to be featured on the ABC TV special “In the Spotlight With Robin Roberts: All Access Nashville,” which will air on Nov. 9, the night before the CMA Awards on ABC.
In addition to conducting interviews, Roberts will visit the homes of several country stars for the special.
Nominees in seven categories of the 44th Annual Country Music Association Awards were announced today, with Tishomingo native Miranda Lambert leading with five nominations. Blake Shelton, Rascal Flatt and Brooks and Dunn were other stars with Oklahoma ties to receive nominations today.
Lambert and Dierks Bentley will announce the nominees in the remaining five categories Wednesday on ABC’s “Good Morning America.”
The 44th Annual CMA Awards will be broadcast live from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville on Wednesday, Nov. 10. Underwood and Paisley will co-host the event for the third year.