CMA Announces Country Performers For Awards Show

September 13, 2005-- Posted at 3:05 PM CDT

NASHVILLE (AP)_Kenny Chesney performs in this year's 39th Annual CMA awards show in New York. Joining the reigning CMA Entertainer of the Year are Faith Hill, Alan Jackson and the legendary George Strait. This year, Chesney is nominated for Entertainer of the Year and Male Vocalist of the Year.

Brooks and Dunn return to host this year's show at Madison Square Garden. It's the first time the CMA awards show is in the Big Apple. It'll air on CBS TV on November 15th.

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