2013 CMA Awards Nominations Video Highlights Package Featuring Final Nominees And Artist Interviews To Be Serviced Tuesday, Sept. 10

Sep 06, 2013, 11:19 ET from Country Music Association

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The final nominees for "The 47th Annual CMA Awards" will be announced on Tuesday, Sept. 10 by Sheryl Crow and Florida Georgia Line. A video highlights package featuring the announcements as well as artist interviews and music video clips will be released via satellite Tuesday, Sept. 10 at 3:00 PM/ET (2:00 PM/CT). In addition, the footage will also be made available via FTP download.

Crow and Florida Georgia Line will announce the final nominees in five CMA Awards categories live from the "Good Morning America" studios on ABC. The announcement will air in the 8:30 AM half-hour segment (all time zones) of the morning news program. Following the announcement, at 9:45 AM/ET, Crow and Florida Georgia Line will head to the Best Buy Theater to recap the nominees previously announced and reveal the finalists in the remaining seven categories.

The announcement of the final nominees leads up to "Country Music's Biggest Night™." Hosted for the sixth time by Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood, "The 47th Annual CMA Awards" airs live Wednesday, Nov. 6 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET) from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville on the ABC Television Network.

For questions or for help if having difficulty accessing the VNR, please contact Scott Sklarin with Sklarin Communications at (917) 992-0920 or (917) 929-5564.For questions regarding the FTP download, please call (212) 302-2505, ext. 0.

The satellite coordinates for the CMA Awards Nominees Video Highlights Package are listed below:

Tuesday, Sept. 10
3:00-3:30 PM/ET (2:00-2:30 PM/CT)
GALAXY 17 (KU) Digital
Transponder 13 – Ch D
9 MHz
Downlink Frequency:  11973.5 (H)
FEC:  ¾
Symbol Rate:  6.1113


Chevrolet™ is the Official Ride of Country Music. American Airlines is the Official Airline of the CMA Awards.

SOURCE Country Music Association