The 2019 CMT Music Awards are tonight, June 5, at 8/7c, celebrating the best in country music this year. Are you planning to cheer on your favorite performers, presenters, and nominees tonight? Before the show begins, you can watch country music’s biggest stars walk the red carpet in stunning designer looks online.
Starting at 7pm ET, CMT’s Twitter account will be giving viewers live coverage of red carpet arrivals and interviews. Ahead of the red carpet, they asked Twitter followers and country music fans to tweet their questions for CMT artists to respond to live on the red carpet. You can access their Twitter page by clicking on this link.
The Boot reports that CMT usually streams the red carpet live on their Facebook page, too, which you can check here.
Entertainment Tonight says that they will also be providing live coverage of not only the 2019 CMT Awards but all of “Nashville Week” from June 3 through 7. Though they have not specified if they will be covering the red carpet, their coverage is available on their Twitter and Instagram accounts as well as on the ET Online website.
The members of Little Big Town are hosting the CMT Awards tonight, so expect to find them getting a lot of red carpet attention before their big night. According to The Boot, there will also be performances by Kelsea Ballerini, Dan + Shay, Kane Brown, Luke Bryan, Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban, Little Big Town, Luke Combs, and Zac Brown Band, and collaborations between Brandi Carlile and Tanya Tucker, Sheryl Crow and Maren Morris, Thomas Rhett, Little Big Town and Trombone Shorty, Toby Keith and Cole Swindell, and Brett Young and Boyz II Men; many of those artists are likely to walk the red carpet before showtime.
Presenting the awards are celebrities across the entertainment industry; according to Entertainment Tonight, the list includes Kiefer Sutherland, Sarah Hyland, Bobby Bones, Brantley Gilbert, Carly Pearce, Chris Sullivan, Cody Alan, Jessie James Decker, Jimmie Allen, Julia Michaels, JWoww, Kate Bosworth, Katie Cook, Lindsay Ell, Maddie & Tae, Michael Ray, Michelle Monaghan and Midland.
While you wait for the red carpet to begin, CMT.com put together a photo gallery from past CMT Awards red carpets, capturing country music’s biggest names in their very first CMT red carpet appearances. The gallery includes throwbacks to Faith Hill and Keith Urban in 2003, Taylor Swift in 2006, Jason Aldean in 2008, and Luke Bryan in 2007.
For instructions on how to live stream the CMT Awards when they start at 8/7c, Heavy.com breaks down your options here.
Tune in to the 2019 CMT Music Awards, tonight at 8/7c on Country Music Television. Red carpet coverage begins at 7/6c.