September 14, 2005 07:13:30 GMT
Kenny Chesney, Faith Hill, Alan Jackson and George Strait are the first confirmed performers for the 39th annual CMA Awards
Country Music Association's 39th annual CMA Awards is scheduled for Nov. 15 at New York's Madison Square Garden. Among other nominees, Brad Paisley and Lee Ann Womack are the leading noms with 6 nominations each.
The show, which will air live on CBS, again for the second time will be hosted by Kix Brooks and Ronnie Dunn of country duo Brooks & Dunn. Among the first confirmed performers are Kenny Chesney, Faith Hill, Alan Jackson and George Strait.