Monday, May 18, 2009
– Reba McEntire will return to the CMA Music Festival to sign autographs for the first time in 13 years.
"The heart of CMA Music Festival has always been the interaction between the artists and the fans, and the best place to witness that special relationship is in the Greased Lightning Fan Fair Hall," said Tammy Genovese, CMA Chief Executive Officer.
The CMA Music Festival will be held June 11-14 in Nashville.
Taylor Swift will be signing in the Big Machine Records booth all day (10 a.m.-3 p.m.) on Sunday, June 14. Last year, she signed more than 900 autographs in 8 straight hours with no break - the longest consecutive signing since Garth Brooks' legendary 23-hour signing in 1996.
Carrie Underwood, Julianne Hough, Montgomery Gentry, LeAnn Rimes, Gretchen Wilson and Wynonna will also meet their fans in the Fan Fair Hall. Other artists scheduled to be in booths include: Blake Shelton, Chuck Wicks, Keith Anderson, Frankie Ballard, Luke Bryan, Sarah Buxton, Caitlin & Will, Jason Michael Carroll, Eric Church, Brad Cotter, Bucky Covington, Whitney Duncan, Gloriana, Jessica Harp, Randy Houser, Jack Ingram, Joey + Rory, Jason Jones, Jypsi, Kate and Kacey, Little Big Town, The Lost Trailers, Charlie Louvin, Love & Theft, Neal McCoy, Richie McDonald, Justin Moore, Craig Morgan, Lorrie Morgan, David Nail, Heidi Newfield, James Otto, Jake Owen, Michael Peterson, Point of Grace, Julie Roberts, Ashton Shepherd, Sunny Sweeney, Aaron Tippin, Trent Tomlinson, Jimmy Wayne, Emily West, Holly Williams, Mark Wills, Darryl Worley and Chris Young.