The 49th Annual CMA Awards will be broadcast live Wednesday, November 4th on ABC at 7 p.m. It was just announced who the opening act will be….

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Eric Church and Hank Williams Jr. will open the show with the Waylon Jennings hit “Are You Ready for the Country” that was written by Neil Young.

The award show will once again be hosted by Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood live from Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena.