CMA Music Festival announces free concerts

CMA Music Festival announces free concerts

BIG AND RICH: Big Kenny, left, John Rich, of musical group Big and Rich, will be among the free concerts as part of the CMA Music Festival next month. Photo: Associated Press

NASHVILLE (AP) — Big and Rich, Dan and Shay and Uncle Kracker are among the acts who will play for free on the riverfront in Nashville during the CMA Music Festival.

Other performers include Kristian Bush of Sugarland, Wynonna, Kellie Pickler, Terri Clark, Billy Ray Cyrus, Clay Walker, Darryl Worley, Lorrie Morgan and Pam Tillis, Lonestar, Gloriana, Love and Theft, Craig Morgan, Collin Raye and “The Voice” winners Cassadee Pope and Danielle Bradbery.

The CMA Music Festival runs June 5-8.

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