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Country's Night to Rock airs tonight

Tuesday, August 5, 2014 – "Country's Night to Rock," a special highlighting the CMA Music Fest from June, will air at 8 p.m. on ABC.

The line-up includes Miranda Lambert, Blake Shelton, Brad Paisley, Eric Church, Carrie Underwood, Florida Georgia Line, Luke Bryan, Lady Antebellum, Jason Aldean, Tim McGraw, Zac Brown Band, The Band Perry, Keith Urban, Rascal Flatts, Brantley Gilbert, Dierks Bentley, Darius Rucker, Cole Swindell, Hunter Hayes, Faith Hill, Jake Owen, Justin Moore, Little Big Town, Rascal Flatts, Thomas Rhett and Motley Crue.

The show, which first aired in 2004, will be hosted by Little Big Town.

The festival was held in June in downtown Nashville.

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