2012 CMT Awards Live Stream & TV Info
Country music’s favorite event is right around the corner. The 2012 CMT awards will be held this year on June 6th. Country’s biggest names, and biggest fans, will be making their way to Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena in order to see who will win the fan voted awards. The show will feature portions live streaming as well as the live televised broadcast on CMT.
This year’s award show will be hosted by the country sensation, Toby Keith, and actress Kristen Bell. Besides just hosting the awards show, Toby Keith is also nominated for a couple categories. His hit single “Red Solo Cup” has won him a spot in the Video of the Year and Male Video of the Year. Along with hosting the show and being nominated for two awards, Toby Keith will also be performing at the awards show. He is the only performer to have performed every year since the show’s debut in 2002.
Alongside Toby Keith for nominees for Video of Year are Jason Aldean with “Dirt Road Anthem”, Kenny Chesney with “You and Tequila”, Lady Antebellum with “We Owned the Night”, Miranda Lambert with “Over You”, Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood with “Remind Me”, Rascal Flatts with “Easy”, Blake Shelton with “God Gave Me You”, Taylor Swift with “Safe and Sound”, and Carrie Underwood with “Good Girl.”
For those viewing the show at home, the telecast will begin at 8:00 PM ET/PT on CMT. Viewers also can watch the red carpet show beginning at 7:00 pm. For those who do not have access to the television station have the option to view the awards show via the live streaming that CMT.com is offering.
The night’s performances are sure to be a crowd pleaser. Some of country’s biggest names will be taking the stage throughout the show. Carrie Underwood, Kenny Chesney, Lady Antebellum, Little Big Town, Brad Paisley, Luke Bryan, The Band Perry, Eric Church, Willie Nelson, Rascal Flatts, Hank Williams Jr., and Pistol Annies will have the crowd screaming along as they perform their songs.