It’s time to get in the holiday spirit because the Country Music Association just revealed the song list for the 12th annual CMA Country Christmas, airing tonight, Monday, November 29 at 8/7c.
Country stars Gabby Barrett and Carly Pearce will take on double duty for the evening, appearing as hosts and performers during the star-studded event with Barrett performing “Silent Night” and Pearce “O Holy Night.”
The pair will be accompanied by special guest performers Jimmie Allen with Louis York & The Shindellas (“What Does Christmas Mean”), BRELAND (“The Christmas Song”), Brett Eldredge (“Merry Christmas Baby”), Lady A (“Christmas Through Your Eyes”), Pistol Annies (“Snow Globe”), Carrie Underwood (“Mary, Did You Know?”) and Lainey Wilson (“Christmas Cookies”).
In addition to the star-studded line up, CMA Country Christmas will also highlight two student musicians, Nashville School of the Arts’ Truman Eltringham (17) and FH Jenkins Preparatory School’s Carter Hammonds (8) to support CMA’s unwavering commitment to support music education. The pair will join Gabby Barrett and Carly Pearce to perform a special version of “Sleigh Ride.”
Fans can tune in on Monday, Nov. 29 (8:00-9:00 PM/ET) on ABC to watch the intimate evening showcasing country music’s biggest stars and hottest newcomers performing an array of holiday classics. To see a sneak peak of what the event will bring, click below.
An embodiment of the magic of the Christmas season, CMA Country Christmas allows viewers to relax in the comfort of their own home as they enjoy a classic Christmas special.
Produced by the Country Music Association, CMA Country Christmas is directed by Paul Miller and written and executively produced by Robert Deaton. CMA partnered with Balsam Hill to bring to life this year’s breathtaking holiday décor.