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CMA Music Fest turns to Facebook to announce artists

Wednesday, February 2, 2011 – The first performers for the 2011 CMA Music Festival will be unveiled on CMA's Facebook page on Tuesday, Feb. 8 at 11 a.m. eastern.

Fans should visit the page and click "like" button in order to have the news show up in their news feed on Facebook.

"We know our fans will be excited to have this opportunity to learn, before anyone else, which artists are among the initial group of performers for 2011 CMA Music Festival," said Steve Moore, CMA Chief Executive Officer.

This year's fest will be Thursday-Sunday, June 9-12 in downtown Nashville. Ticket prices are based on the level of seating at LP Field for the Nightly Concerts, and range from $115 to $325 plus handling fees.

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