October 28, 2009 04:09:17 GMT
LeAnn Rimes, Robin Roberts, Neil Flynn, Patricia Heaton, Jake Owen and Randy Houser are also confirmed as presenters at the upcoming Country Music Association Awards.
Several presenters for this year's Country Music Association Awards have been announced. Kellie Pickler, Julianne Hough and LeAnn Rimes are recruited for the job when the show is aired live from the Sommet Center in Nashville, Wednesday, November 11.
Joining them to present awards at the annual event are NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt, Jr., "Good Morning America" co-host Robin Roberts as well as cast of ABC's "The Middle", Neil Flynn and Patricia Heaton. There are also the likes of Jake Owen and Randy Houser in the presenters ensemble.
The 43rd Annual CMA Awards will be hosted by Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood who will also sing at the show. In addition to Brad and Carrie, Jason Aldean, Brooks & Dunn, Kenny Chesney, Dave Matthews, Billy Currington, Vince Gill, DAUGHTRY, Lady Antebellum, Miranda Lambert, Reba McEntire, Tim McGraw, Darius Rucker, George Strait, Sugarland, Taylor Swift, Keith Urban and Zac Brown Band are also scheduled to perform.
One day before the gala ceremony is held, Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood will perform at a free concert at the Sommet Center's outdoor plaza in downtown Nashville for "Good Morning America". The gig is aimed as a pre-show for the CMA Awards.