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Lady A, LBT, TBP join CMA line-up

Monday, September 29, 2014 – Lady Antebellum, Little Big Town and The Band Perry were added to the line-up on Monday to perform at the 48th Country Music Association awards in November.

They join Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, Blake Shelton and Keith Urban, who were previously announced to be performing.

For the seventh consecutive year, Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood will host the show, which is Nov. 5 on ABC from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville.

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