Ingrid Andress and Chris Stapleton added as performers at 2021 CMT Music Awards

The 2021 CMT Music Awards announced two new collaborative performances from Ingrid Andress and Chris Stapleton. Each country artist will perform with an out-of-genre collaborator.

Stapleton will perform with Grammy-winning R&B artist H.E.R., while Andress will play with singer-songwriter JP Saxe. It will be H.E.R.’s first time playing a country music-specific awards show. Saxe has previously collaborated with Maren Morris, on the song “Line By Line.”

The 2021 CMT Music Awards are scheduled to air on June 9th.  The show, which is being co-hosted this year by Kane Brown and Kelsea Ballerini, will air live on CMT, MTV, MTV2, Logo, Paramount Network and TV Land.


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